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News Releases by Bridget Lewis

Media Contact Bridget Lewis was found in 34 news releases in the year 2015.

May 2015

April 2015

March 2015

  • UT Arlington researcher earns NSF grant to study rich biodiversity in Africa, discover new reptiles and amphibians
    Sustaining life

    Sunday, March 29, 2015

    News Topics: awards, biology, global

    UTA Assistant Biology Professor Matthew Fujita has earned a National Science Foundation grant to study the rich species diversity in West and Central Africa.

  • Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities recognizes UT Arlington Movin’ Mavs head coach
    Texas Trailblazer

    Thursday, March 26, 2015

    News Topics: awards, faculty, recreation, students

    Doug Garner, head coach of the UTA Movin’ Mavs wheelchair basketball team, has been honored by Gov. Abbott for his work with people with disabilities.

  • Annual glass art event features designs by students, faculty and staff of UT Arlington’s acclaimed program
    Eye on Art

    Saturday, March 21, 2015

    News Topics: art, awards, faculty, staff, students

    University's March 28 glass art sale and show features designs by students, staff and faculty, many of whom have been recognized internationally for their work. This year marks the first time that the popular event has been held on a Saturday.

  • UT Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation dean to receive prestigious Legion of Honor Gold Medallion
    Leadership honored

    Wednesday, March 18, 2015

    News Topics: awards, faculty

    UT Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation Dean Anne Bavier has been selected to receive the prestigious Legion of Honor Gold Medallion.

  • NSF grant will support research of the Rocky Mountains, expose minority teens to earth and environmental sciences at UT Arlington
    Researching the Rockies

    Wednesday, March 18, 2015

    News Topics: awards, environment, faculty, research, science, weather

    Majie Fan, UT Arlington assistant professor of earth and environmental sciences, will use a National Science Foundation grant to research the Rocky Mountains and to expose underrepresented youth to the geosciences.

  • UT Arlington Library to begin offering programming robots for checkout
    Robots for Checkout

    Wednesday, March 11, 2015

    News Topics: faculty, innovation, students

    The UT Arlington Library has more than books for borrowing. It will soon have robots that can be checked out by students, staff and faculty.

  • UT Arlington biology student earns top honors at national conference of emerging STEM researchers
    Emerging researcher recognized

    Monday, March 9, 2015

    News Topics: awards, science, students

    UT Arlington biology student Emmanuel Fordjour earned a first-place prize at a conference hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his research presentation involving C. difficile.

  • Mexican comic books focus of new UT Arlington Library exhibit
    Comics, culture and history

    Saturday, March 7, 2015

    News Topics: art, education, faculty, history

    A new exhibit in the UT Arlington Libraries Special Collections provides a unique perspective of comic books, a significant form of literature and art in Mexico from the 1930s to the 1960s.

  • Anxiety, chronic pain among problems that adult cancer survivors experience years after treatment, new study finds
    Cancer survivors

    Friday, March 6, 2015

    News Topics: faculty, research, social work

    Anxiety, lack of sexual function and chronic pain are among problems that adult cancer survivors experience years after going into remission, says Gail Adorno, assistant professor in the UTA School of Social Work.

  • UK’s national center for humanities and social sciences research names UT Arlington cartography expert to prestigious fellowship
    Cartography history

    Monday, March 2, 2015

    News Topics: awards, faculty, global, history, humanities, research

    The United Kingdom's national center for humanities and social sciences research has named UT Arlington cartography expert Imre Demhardt to a prestigious fellowship.

February 2015

  • UT Arlington researchers demonstrate optogenetic stimulation of the brain to control pain
    Controlling pain

    Wednesday, February 25, 2015

    News Topics: faculty, research, science

    New research led by Samarendra Mohanty, UTA assistant professor of physics, reveals how a small area of the brain can be optically stimulated to control pain.

  • Dasgupta receives American Chemical Society's J. Calvin Giddings Award
    National education award

    Thursday, February 19, 2015

    News Topics: awards, chemistry, faculty

    "Much of this honor I can credit to my father and grandfather -- I am merely carrying on that tradition," said Purnendu Dasgupta, UTA Jenkins Garrett Professor of Chemistry about his new honor from the American Chemical Society.

  • Regional science and engineering fair set for Feb. 22-23 at College Park Center
    Bright minds

    Tuesday, February 17, 2015

    News Topics: engineering, faculty, science, staff

    UT Arlington prepares to welcome hundreds of middle and high school students for the longest running science and engineering fair in Texas.

  • National invasive species experts to honor UT Arlington biology professor emeritus with Lifetime Achievement Award
    National recognition

    Tuesday, February 17, 2015

    News Topics: awards, biology, faculty

    UT Arlington biology professor emeritus widely known for his research of invasive zebra mussels to receive NISC Lifetime Achievement Award.

  • New book illustrates UT Arlington’s transformation, entrance into the UT System
    Getting personal

    Friday, February 13, 2015

    News Topics: alumni, Arlington, history, staff, students

    UT Arlington Librarians Lea Worcester and Evelyn Barker carry readers on an intimate pictorial journey through UT Arlington's history in their new book, "University of Texas at Arlington."

  • UT Arlington bio-analytical chemist receives National Institutes of Health, UT System funding for protein research
    Identifying proteins

    Friday, February 13, 2015

    News Topics: awards, biology, chemistry, faculty, research, science

    UT Arlington bio-analytical chemist Saiful Chowdhury has received funding from the NIH and UT System to advance protein research. His work, involving mass spectrometry, is also discussed in the journal Analytical Chemistry.

  • UT Arlington launches Institute for Sustainability and Global Impact
    Improving the environment

    Tuesday, February 3, 2015

    News Topics: energy, environment, faculty, food, global, science, staff, students

    UT Arlington's new Institute for Sustainability and Global Impact to elevate activities and programs launched in the Office of Sustainability.

  • UT Arlington partners with Zipcar to offer new car sharing program on campus
    Sustainable campus

    Monday, February 2, 2015

    News Topics: faculty, staff, students, transportation

    UT Arlington gives the green light to Zipcar, a new car sharing program for students, faculty and staff.

  • UT Arlington anthropologist awarded prestigious Leakey Foundation grant to research early humans in South Africa
    Digging for evidence

    Sunday, February 1, 2015

    News Topics: faculty, research

    Naomi Cleghorn, a UT Arlington anthropologist, will use a Leakey Foundation grant to research early human evolution in South Africa.

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