Ursuline Academy

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2012

    Is Dallas Enforcing its Watering Restrictions? Just Ask the House of Blues and Ursuline

    Last December, with Texas in the midst of one of the worst droughts on record and with lake levels dropping to worrying lows, the city of Dallas implemented Stage 1 water restrictions, meaning residents and businesses could only drench their grass twice per week. Even as North Texas was emerging fro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2011

    At SMU's Living Village, Harvey Lacey Demos a House Built One Plastic Bag At A Time

    Photos by Patrick MichelsInventor Harvey Lacey in front of a mud-covered house built with his Ubuntu Blox, bales of compacted plastic bags and Styrofoam..‚ÄčToday marks the middle of SMU's Engineering & Humanity Week, where, as Robert already told you, students are field-testing some the latest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2008

    Mark Cuban Relates an Interesting Bill Gates Story, More or Less

    Picture not taken at Comdex in the 1980s Bill Gates is about to separate himself from Microsoft, not really, and CNET News got a few high-techies to offer their fave memories of the man married to St. Monica Catholic School and Ursuline Academy's bestest grad. Among the chosen people: Steve Jobs, Mi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2008

    French Lessons (From Mrs. Bill Gates)

    Melinda French doesn't do just a whole lot of interviews -- she usually lets her husband, departing (or is that, departing?) Microsoftie Bill Gates, do the couple's heavy high-profile lifting for the two of them, as she's off running their foundation and raising their three kids. But this week, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2007

    That Did Not Take Long

    This afternoon, we learned the name of the Ursuline Academy teacher accused of an inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old student at the Catholic all-girls school on Walnut Hill Lane: David Novinski, who is 35 years old. Reports The Dallas Morning News, he turned himself into authorities today ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 1, 2007

    Beyond Art

    Also Gallery keeps a memory alive

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2006

    Or: I Clearly Went to the Ursuline Christmas Dance With the Wrong Girl

    I am gonna go out on a limb and say Melinda Gates is the only St. Monica and Ursuline grad ever to appear on the cover of Time with Bono. I might be wrong. In other Extremely Rich People With Dallas Connections Mentioned in The New York Times News, there's also a piece in the paper today about how M ... More >>

  • News

    August 19, 2004

    The Shootist

    Terry Anderson thought he'd be in Athens right now, chasing his lifelong dream of Olympic gold. Instead, he's in prison, his life plugged full of holes.

  • News

    May 3, 2001


    He Hate Me