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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

A Community That Cares

UTA is A Community That Cares

UTA puts a high priority on the well-being of our students, faculty, and staff. We’re working to create a safe, secure, and supportive campus with resources like counseling programs, health services, and more. Learn more at uta.edu/communitythatcares.


Bachelor's degree in construction management to meet growing workforce demands

construction

UTA now offers a bachelor's degree in construction management to help meet increasing workforce demands in the bustling, construction-laden North Texas area. The degree is the only one of its kind in the region and has been approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. UTA introduced a Master of Science degree in construction engineering in 2014. Both are part of the Civil Engineering Department in the College of Engineering. LEARN MORE.

RSVP for workshop on work-related injuries

workers compensation

Learn about supervisor and employee responsibilities, required forms, medical treatment, and other aspects of the Workers Compensation program 10-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 7, in the Bluebonnet Ballroom of the E.H. Hereford University Center. RSVP to workerscompensation@uta.edu by Monday, Feb. 27. Representatives from the UTA Environmental Health and Safety Office, the UT System Office of Risk Management, Cannon Cochran Management Systems Inc., and Injury Management Organization will speak and answer questions.


Beware of phishing emails

Malicious phishing attempts designed to steal NetIDs and passwords are being sent to faculty, staff, and students. Do not respond. Forward suspicious emails to spam@uta.edu or phish@uta.edu.
LEARN MORE.


Maverick cyber security newsletter looks at 2017 defense

cyber security awareness

The Information Security Office's February edition of Maverick Cyber Security Awareness focuses on last year's cyber security threats and what to expect in the coming year.

Coming Up

02-22-comingup

Thursday, Feb. 23—Symphonic Band and Symphonic Winds Concert

Thursday, Feb. 23—Basketball: Lady Mavs vs. Troy

Friday, Feb. 24—Softball: UTA Invitational

Friday, Feb. 24—Friday Night Film: 'Dr. Strange'

Saturday, Feb. 25—Basketball Doubleheader: Mavs & Lady Mavs vs. South Alabama

Saturday, Feb. 25—CAAS Conference: Examining Civil Rights and Liberties

Monday-Friday, Feb. 27-March 3—Diversity Week

March 1-31—Women's History Month

See more on the UTA events calendar.

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