Sequestration to hit universities
The Dallas Business Journal
included UT Arlington in an article about the impact that
sequester-related cuts will have on aid and research to universities in
the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Scientists at The University of Texas at Arlington have taken a major
step toward converting the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide into methanol,
a liquid chemical that, in turn, is key to making plastics and
lubricants, according to the Toronto Star’s Wheels.ca website and the website Downstream Today.
The new process is safer, simpler and less expensive than previous
methods, said Krishnan Rajeshwar, interim associate vice president for
research at UT Arlington.
Graduate leads social work group
noted that Anthony McClain will assume leadership for the 140,000
member National Association of Social Workers in May. The former
commissioner for the Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership holds a
Master of Science in Social Work from UT Arlington.
Movin' Mavs win
UT Arlington’s Movin’ Mavs had a win in their first outing at the
2013 National Intercollegiate Wheelchair Basketball Tournament being
held at the University of Alabama, WBMA/ABC 33 (Birmingham, Ala.) reported. They play again at 3 p.m. today.