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

North Texas Faithful Come Together at Dallas Ministry Conference

The 11th annual Dallas Ministry Conference will be held Oct. 19 - Oct. 21, 2018, at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas. The event will feature two keynote addresses, one in English and one in Spanish, as well as 91 other speakers, who include teachers, members of the clergy, lay ministers, authors and motivational speakers, just to name a few.

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UD Announces Second Year of Record-Breaking Undergraduate Enrollment

As most colleges and universities across the nation deal with ongoing enrollment challenges, the University of Dallas is proud to announce a record-breaking undergraduate enrollment of 1,450 students. In addition to another back-to-back year of growing enrollment, the university’s freshman class, the Class of 2021, boasts an average SAT score of 1260, ranking them in the 83rd percentile nationally.

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