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KRLD-AM: Understanding the COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Process

“I think the big thing people need to understand is even if this process were running as efficiently as possible, we’re talking about months before we have enough vaccination out there that we can feel like we can let our guard down.” — Dr. Tim Bray, director of the Institute for Urban Policy Research at UT Dallas

The Dallas Morning News: Lack of Diversity and the Pandemic Challenge Colleges To Address Mental Health Issues for Students of Color

“There has been more of an intentional effort into diversifying our staff.” — Dr. Prachi Sharma, assistant director of the Student Counseling Center

Dallas Innovates: Dallas-Fort Worth Innovators and Disruptors You Need to Know in 2021

“We’re working on the development of both virtual teachers to extend the capability of human teachers and virtual students to explore social learning with peers.” — Dr. Marjorie Zielke PhD’07, director of the Center for Modeling and Simulation/Virtual Humans and Synthetic Societies Lab

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Fifty Points of Bright

Looking to the past and celebrating the present, we highlight our milestones, discoveries and distinctive leaders; our impact on North Texas and the world; and our creativity and enterprising spirit.

A Winning Proposition

When the first group of underclassmen arrived on campus in the late 1970s, the University started building a student life program to keep students engaged as well as educated.

Decades of Distinction

A visual timeline depicts UT Dallas’ history and remarkable transformation into one of the nation’s premier universities.

A Half-Century of Giving Transforms UT Dallas

The ambitious transformation of UT Dallas into a top-tier research institution was made possible by forward-thinkers and generous supporters who made the University the rich mosaic that it is today.


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