Biology

Biology

Interview with Emilie Johannes

Emilie Johannes, a University of Dallas (UD) alumna, recently returned to campus to share her scientific interests through a talk entitled  The Wicked Problem of Arctic Oil and Gas Development . Prior to the event, Johannes shared her journey from UD to the Arctic with editors of the University of Dallas Journal of Science (UDJS). 

Why Research? Phil Wozniak's Experience as an Undergraduate Pre-Med Student

My mother is graced with a talent for explaining medical complexities in simple terms; her explanations affirmed my natural curiosity and fostered my ever-growing fascination with medicine. From elementary school through high school, I watched my mother go through residency and establish a practice.

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.

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UD in Service: Ph.D. Students Share 'Confessions' in South Irving

UD students not only read St. Augustine's Confessions in Rome, traveling to Ostia to marvel at the place in which, according to Book IX, St. Augustine and his mother, St. Monica, had a joint mystical vision of God -- they also travel 4.4 miles from the Irving campus to read the text with residents of South Irving.

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How to Build a Shortwave Radio

As you know if you’ve read even some of our first UD Reads book, "All the Light We Cannot See," it’s possible to build a radio from random, scavenged parts, as long as you can find the necessary random, scavenged parts, as Werner does in the book. This is also essentially what Assistant Professor and Department Chair of Physics Jacob Moldenhauer did as well: He scavenged parts from the Physics Department, and built a radio.

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Thomas S. Hibbs Appointed President of University of Dallas

The University of Dallas Board of Trustees announced today that it has unanimously selected Thomas S. Hibbs, Ph.D., BA '82 MA '83, to serve as the university's ninth president. The first alumnus of UD to be president, Hibbs has served as dean of the Honors College and distinguished professor of ethics and culture at Baylor University since 2003.

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