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Friday, February 3, 2017

Aerospace engineer named Fellow of AIAA

Frank Lu

Frank Lu, a professor in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department in the College of Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics. He is the first UTA faculty member to earn the honor. Dr. Lu is also a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineering and the Royal Aeronautical Society. LEARN MORE.

Check list for employee service awards

Through the Service Awards Program, the University honors faculty and staff members reaching milestones of 10 years or more.

Employees and departments are encouraged to review the 2017 Service Awards list for accuracy. Email any changes, additions, or deletions to hrspecialprojects@uta.edu by Friday, Feb. 10.

On Wednesday, April 5, the University will host a dinner to honor employees with 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, and 50 years of service.

On Wednesday, April 12, employees with 10, 15, and 20 years of service will be honored at a reception.


MAX bus schedule to change

MAX shuttle

The MAX bus schedule will change Monday, Feb. 6, and the Collins Street stop will be relocated. See the schedule, stops, and route at www.arlington-tx.gov/max/.


Institutional Review Board Mini-Conference scheduled

Faculty, staff, and students who conduct human subjects research are invited to the IRB Mini-Conference 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, in the sixth floor atrium of the Central Library. Regulatory Services hosts the event about the IRB submission process and regulations, hot topics including Research Match, and a review of protocol case studies. LEARN MORE.


Order chocolate-covered strawberries

chocolate strawberry

Feel the Love February offers are available from Carlisle Catering, part of UTA Dining. Order chocolate-covered strawberries or Valentine’s Day cupcakes to share with the office or give as a gift. LEARN MORE.

basketball

Coming Up

Friday-Saturday, Feb. 3-4—Flight 12 Comedy Improv

Saturday, Feb. 4—Basketball Doubleheader: Mavs, Lady Mavs vs. Texas State: Military Appreciation Night

Monday, Feb. 6—InnovationDay@UTA

Monday, Feb. 6—UTA Wind Symphony Concert

Wednesday, Feb. 15—Pizza with President Karbhari

Thursday, Feb. 16—Maverick Speakers Series Featuring Kevin O’Leary

See more on the UTA events calendar.

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