Biology 2013-2014

2013-2014

The "Black Reef" Phenomenon

August 01, 2014
Increased iron input to normally oligotrophic coral environments results in a well-observed phenomenon known as black reef, in which coral reefs degrade and drastically change in composition.

News

When Foresight Is 20/20: Endowment Gains 27 Percent in One Stroke Thanks to $10 Investment 24 Years Ago

At a time when many small liberal arts universities are struggling, the University of Dallas has some good news to offer: The strategic sale of the apartment complex owned by the university for 24 years has increased the endowment by nearly 27 percent, or $16 million, bringing the current value to over $76 million. Further, this increase is predicted to eventually generate an additional $800,000 annually for UD's operations, capital and maintenance budgets.

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