# Fixing a problem with tabular'

I facing problem with the following codes

\documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}

\usepackage{geometry}
\geometry{left=2cm,right=2cm,top=1.5cm,bottom=1.5cm}

\usepackage{pifont}
\usepackage{sectsty}

\usepackage{graphicx}
\usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amsthm}

\frenchspacing
\sectionfont{%
\fontfamily{phv}\bfseries
\sectionrule{0pt}{0pt}{-5pt}{1pt}%
}
\pagestyle{empty}

\begin{document}

\begin{tabular}{rl}
\textsc{Dec.2016-Now :}
&PhD Student in ........., \textbf{Faculty of Sciences of ......},
......... spaces.\\
& Ongoing thesis title: On extreme points of the joint numerical range of
commuting normal operators,.\\
\multicolumn{2}{c}{} \\
\textsc{October 2016 :}
& Master Thesis in ........ at the \textbf{Faculty of Sciences of
........}, ...........
\end{tabular}
\end{document}


After compilation I get

• Yes the text is going out. – Schüler Dec 9 '18 at 6:46

Just use tabularx with an X column.

I suggest to you also to get rid of the :s. At least don't leave a blank between the word and the :, in my opinion, it is ugly and, as far as I know, it is not used in English.

\documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}

\usepackage{geometry}
\geometry{left=2cm,right=2cm,top=1.5cm,bottom=1.5cm}

\usepackage{pifont}
\usepackage{sectsty}
\usepackage{tabularx}
\usepackage{graphicx}
\usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amsthm}

\frenchspacing
\sectionfont{%
\fontfamily{phv}\bfseries
\sectionrule{0pt}{0pt}{-5pt}{1pt}%
}
\pagestyle{empty}

\begin{document}

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