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Callier to Get $630,000 for Hearing Aid Project

Callier to Get $630,000 from Crystal Charity Ball for Hearing Aid Project  

The Crystal Charity Ball has selected the Callier Center for Communication Disorders at UT Dallas to receive $630,000 for a project that will provide hearing aids and follow-up services to 360 children from low-income families in Dallas County over a three-year period beginning in 2016. Read more


Message from the Dean

Dr. Christa McIntyre  

The School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences (BBS) enters into many partnerships in order to fulfill various aspects of its diverse missions. These partnerships and collaborations range from agreements with local agencies and hospitals, to joint projects with scientists around the world. Read more


Faculty Profile: Dr. Shayla Holub

Dr. Gagan Wig  

Dr. Shayla Holub conducts research in weight prejudice and the parent-child feeding relationship, working to find ways parents can socialize kids so they are both psychologically and physically healthy. She also hopes her research will help build long-term healthy eating habits and physical activity practices. Read more


Study Challenges Theory on Unconscious Memory System

Sarah Yu  

A new study by a UT Dallas researcher challenges a long-accepted scientific theory about the role the hippocampus plays in our unconscious memory. For decades, scientists have theorized that this part of the brain is not involved in processing unconscious memory, the type that allows us to do things like button a shirt without having to think about it. Read more


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