Staging Mamet's classic
Natalie Gaupp, senior lecturer and playwright-in-residence at UT
Arlington, is directing a production of David Mamet’s classic Glengarry
Glen Ross at UT Arlington for Spare Room Productions and SceneShop, The Dallas Morning News’ Arts Blog
reported. The performances will be June 28-30 at the Studio Theatre in
the University’s Fine Arts Building. The cast consists of UT Arlington
faculty, alumni and current students.
Historian dies at 85
Jack D. White, who methodically gathered and cataloged thousands of
historic photographs of Fort Worth and later donated them to UT
Arlington Special Collections, died Monday at 85, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram
reported. White, a retired advertising executive, photographer, local
historian and JFK conspiracy theorist, had a collection of more than
3,000 prints and 4,000 slides of Fort Worth and Tarrant County.
Talking online education
The State Senate Higher Education Committee is talking about the role
high tech should play in the college experience and University of Texas
at Arlington President James Spaniolo says to see how well online
students fare just look at UTA’s recent nursing graduates, according to KLBJ/590 AM and 99.7 FM (Austin). The station also mentioned that Spaniolo announced his retirement on Monday.