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Writer Joins Ranks of Elite MacDowell Artists

Alumna LaToya Watkins PhD’15 earned a fellowship at The MacDowell Colony, where writers including Alice Walker, Thornton Wilder and James Baldwin have resided. read more
Little-Known US-Ecuador Project Found

Dr. Monica Rankin has received a grant from the Fulbright Program to continue research on the destruction and subsequent reconstruction of an Ecuadorian coastal province in the 1940s. read more
Taxes May Have Worsened Housing Bubble

A UT Dallas economist found that property taxes did not reflect rising home values during the housing bubble that began in the early 2000s and led to the Great Recession. read more