Spaniolo introduces the Texas Tribune TribCast
UT Arlington President James Spaniolo provides a lighthearted introduction for this week's Texas Tribune TribCast, a roundup of statewide news.
Del Carmen comments on officer's rap video
Univision Dallas/KUVN 23
interviewed Alex del Carmen, professor and chair of the UT Arlington
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, about a Dallas police
lieutenant placed on administrative leave following a controversial rap
video in which she talks about shooting people.
Better Buildings Challenge
The city of Fort Worth has generated $5.9 million in annual cost savings
from making energy-efficiency improvements on its buildings since
joining President Barack Obama's "Better Buildings Challenge" in May and
expects to reap the goal of 20 percent greater efficiency by 2020, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and NBCDFW.com
reported. The Fort Worth mayor made the remarks during the Sustainable
Energy Fort Worth Conference at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics in Fort
Worth. At the conference, leaders of the aeronautics company,
representatives of The University of Texas at Arlington and Baylor All
Saints Medical Center officially signed on to the challenge. The story
also was carried by Bloomberg Businessweek.
mentioned UT Arlington in a story about Academic Partnerships, which
will assist the University of Delaware in its efforts to build an online
master’s degree in business administration program. Academic
Partnerships’ client list includes UT Arlington and Texas’ Lamar
University, among others.