Groundhog Guidance

Dear Groundhog, There's this guy I see three times a week at daily Mass. I've never talked to him but we usually sit in the same area. I think...

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...

Groundhog Guidance

Dear Groundhog, Does the University have any resources for people looking to quit smoking? I've been smoking for over a year and in the cultural milieu at UD, it's...

Groundhog Guidance

Hey furry friend, I'm spending Valentine's Day alone this year, for the first time in about three years. How do I survive this year without drinking too much wine?

Family traditions

“Search far and wide by any measure,  It’s time to begin your quest for treasure. Roses are red, violets are blue,  When the...

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 …...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Advice from a barista

UD students can barely go a day without stopping by the Cap Bar for a pick-me-up before class, study session or a small get-together, yet most of us stick to the usual...

Unity is not a “novus” concept

I try to remember that the reason so many people get upset about liturgy is because they passionately care. Simply put, if the Eucharist really is the “source and summit” of the...

Alumni Spotlight: Elora Zucha

Elora Zucha graduated from the University of Dallas this summer with a B.S. in chemistry.  Zucha had initially entered UD as a biochemistry major, but quickly felt called to...

Alumni Spotlight: Tim Nohrden

Tim Nohrden graduated from the University of Dallas in 2006 with a B.A. in history and started his landscaping business, Dragonfly Design and Build, the same year. “One week...

Summers in Spain and Rome: The UD student’s time abroad

The University of Dallas provides its students with many study-abroad opportunities during the spring, fall and summer semesters. The Rome Program, an immersive Spain program and a Biblical Archaeological trip in Israel...