Groundhog Guidance … y’all need help

Dear Groundhog,  Something I’ve loved about Texas has been the abundance of cockroaches around campus. Wall-E is one of my favorite movies and I love Wall-E’s loyal pet cockroach....

Alumni Spotlight: John Mulaney

Among notable UD alumni is the sensational and iconic comedian, actor, writer and producer, John Mulaney. The Chicago native who graduated from UD in 2004 with a B.A. in...

Groundhog Guidance

Dear Groundhog, I’ve recently decided to once again join UD’s peculiar dating pool. My problem is that while I often have great conversations and “click” with people quickly …...

Cap Bar secret menu

Spring Berry: For a spring-themed iced tea, ask for pomegranate raspberry tea with peach and rose syrup! Fireside Latte: For a more caffeinated...

Alumni Spotlight: Business alum creates Brazil’s first cloud laundry company

Many people, including those in our own community, know the struggle of having to do their own laundry and fantasize about hiring someone to do it for them. While...

Alumni Spotlight: A life of one’s own

“When I went to Rome, I was a double major: studio Art and English literature,” said Andrew DeCaen, graduate of the class of ‘97. This double major was a compromise; his close...

Groundhog Guidance

Dear Groundhog, I don’t know what to give up for Lent because I never stick to what I give up for Lent. This year I really want to stick...

Artist Spotlight: Annabelle Nicholas

Graphic t-shirts have become a staple of modern mass-production fashion, placing emphasis on quantity over quality. Annabelle Nicholas, a freshman art major and photography editor of The University News, strives to bring...

An Irish celebration

If you ever have the urge to buy and/or wear a “Kiss Me I’m Irish” shirt, please do not. Trust me, I promise you will be able to accurately celebrate this St....

Family Traditions: A reckoning on Texas Independence Day

March 2 is recognized state-wide as Texas Independence Day, marking the anniversary of the signing of the Texas Declaration of Independence from Mexico in 1836, which established the Republic of Texas.

Groundhog Guidance

Dear Groundhog, Just recently I realized there’s someone in my class who just really dislikes me … maybe kind of hates me. I don’t think I did anything to...

Groundhog Guidance

Dear Groundhog, I really love my friends and think they are very smart. However, it is really hard for me when they give me advice I disagree with, since...

Artist Spotlight: Michael Pianta

The Art Village at the University of Dallas provides a reclusive refuge for the artistic talents of UD, pursuing the heights of their undergraduate and graduate degrees. One of these talents is...

Female students see benefits from Fiat 90 challenge

For Catholics, the approaching liturgical season of Lent serves as a time to consider ways to give up certain habits or take up spiritual practices to prepare for Easter. For some female...

Artist Spotlight: Natalie Lett

The two final projects for art majors at UD, junior and senior synopsis, consist of a display of all the most important projects an art major has produced up to that point,...