Exchange UT Dallas 50th Anniversary

Temoc, the UTD mascot, leads a happy birthday sing-along for one of the freshman in attendance at a new student convocation celebrating the 50th anniversary of the University of Texas at Dallas, Sunday Aug. 18, 2019 in Richardson, Texas. Five decades after joining the University of Texas System, UT-Dallas has emerged as a top state research institution and the fourth-fastest growing university in the nation, according to a 2018 Chronicle of Higher Education report. (Ben Torres /The Dallas Morning News via AP)