UT Arlington Math Emporium
In its story about competency-based learning, Community College Week.com
noted that The University of Texas at Arlington moved much of its
algebra instruction into a large computer “emporium” that allows
students to move at their own pace. Austin Community College plans to
open a similar facility in 2014.
School of Architecture alumna gets new role
The Fort Worth Business Press
reported that Alesha Niedziela, a UT Arlington alumna, has been named
the new executive director of the American Institute of Architects, Fort
Worth Chapter. Niedziela earned a master’s degree in architecture from
The University of Texas at Arlington in 2004. She subsequently worked at
WKMC Architects Inc. in Dallas.
LUNAFEST national film tour stops at UT Arlington
The Dallas Observer
mentioned the national touring film festival for women, LUNAFEST, will
screen at 7 p.m. Thursday at the UT Arlington Maverick Activities
Center. Ticket proceeds will benefit the UT Arlington Women’s &
Gender Studies Program and the Breast Cancer Fund.