Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts

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Dean Parens

Braniff Dean Serves Liberal Arts Revival

While the University of Dallas has long promoted the liberal arts, it proved its leadership in the international movement to revive classical education earlier this month, when Joshua Parens, Ph.D., dean of Braniff Graduate School, served as one of the plenary speakers at the European Liberal Arts Conference. READ MORE

Braniff Graduate School Dean Builds Movement to Renew Liberal Arts Education

While the University of Dallas has long promoted the liberal arts, it proved its leadership in the international movement to revive classical education earlier this month, when Joshua Parens, Ph.D., dean of Braniff Graduate School, served as one of the plenary speakers at the European Liberal Arts Conference.

Ballot of Success

Before co-founding one of the nation's most recognized conservative consulting agencies in the Lone Star State, alumnus Ross Hunt, PhD '16, withdrew from his doctoral studies at the University of Dallas, shelving his dissertation on the verge of graduation -- to return nearly a decade later. As one of 14 recently announced Claremont Institute Lincoln Fellows, Hunt now joins the ranks of some of the nation's most influential professionals working in politics.

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Alumni Family Weekend

10.12.17 | Alumni & Family Weekend

Join more than 700 University of Dallas alumni, friends and family members for this annual three-day celebration. Reconnect with friends and classmates, and see how your alma mater has grown over the years. LEARN MORE