Braniff News 2015

Braniff News 2015

Recognizing Distinguished Alumni

As we approach the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Braniff Graduate school, we look back on the remarkable achievements of the University of Dallas' many distinguished alumni.

Official Statement: University to ‘Opt Out’ of ‘Campus Carry’

The University of Dallas announced today that it will continue its current policy of prohibiting weapons on campus and has notified students, faculty and staff that it will opt out of Texas Senate Bill 11. The “Campus Carry Bill,” which was passed by the Texas Legislature last spring, signed by the governor in June and becomes effective Aug. 1, includes a provision allowing private universities to opt out after consulting with students, faculty and staff.

Eileen Sweeney, Ph.D. to give Aquinas Lecture 2016

Professor Sweeney is an expert on medieval philosophy, with an emphasis on the thought of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries. She has written three books and about thirty articles on medieval philosophers, especially St. Anselm and St. Thomas Aquinas.

'Memorize a few poems'

Advice from University Professor Louise Cowan to the May 2013 Phi Beta Kappa Society inductees.