Upcoming Events

Upcoming Programs Related to Academic Success

Writing Colloquia: Quick Tips from Local Experts-
Wednesdays, 3:00-3:45pm in Gorman C

September 21st: Mrs. Sharon Oster, Academic Success; Dr. Greg Roper - “What’s Your Point: A Guide to Finding, Developing, and Testing Your Thesis”

September 28th: Mr. James DeMasi - “The Dos and Don’ts of Organizing Your Essay”

October 5th: Dr. Matthew Spring - “Verbose Verbiage: On Distinguishing Verbals from Finite Verbs”

October 12th: Dr. Debra Romanick Baldwin - “How to Use Your Stress: Secrets of a Powerful Sentence”

October 19th: Dr. Kevin Saylor - “‘A Rose by Any Other Name’: The Purpose and Importance of Titles”

October 26th:
Mr. Pavlos Papadopoulos - “Check Your Vocab At the Door: Adopting the Terms of Your Text”

November 2nd:
Mrs. Rachel Fields - “Can You See What I See: How Descriptions Function as Arguments and Interpretations”

If you are a member of an organization on campus or are teaching a course and would like Academic Success to do a presentation or help organize a success-related event, please contact us as we can design one specifically for your needs. We would be happy to help with your event or meeting.

News

Meet the Class of 2021: Seasoned Traveler, Volunteer Will Teach

None of his four older siblings went to college, and Daniel Bishop, BA '21, has been working in the ticket office at the Perot Museum for the past couple of years since graduating from high school. Finally reaching the conclusion that anything he really wanted to do with his life would require more formal schooling, he began looking at his options; immediately, UD's website caught his eye.

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UD Named Highest-Ranking Best Value Catholic School in Texas

The University of Dallas reinforced its placement as one of the nation's top universities in the 2018 edition of U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges guidebook. Published online Tuesday, Sept.12, the guidebook credited the university as the highest-ranking "Best Value" Catholic institution in Texas.

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