A royal spectacle
Elisabeth Cawthon, UT Arlington associate professor of history and an expert on the British monarchy, was interviewed on the Wall Street Journal Live website
about Americans’ obsession with the royal family and the birth of a son
for Prince William and his wife, Kate. “People from the United States
are tourists and they enjoy this as a spectacle,” she said. MyCentralJersey.com also carried a previous USA Today story that featured Cawthon.
Prospects for peace
In a commentary for Foreign Policy,
Brent Sasley, assistant professor of political science at UT Arlington,
acknowledges that the conventional wisdom seems to be that Israeli
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his coalition are too right wing
to engage in serious talks with the Palestinians. But, Sasley argues
that personal ambitions, intra-party struggles and sheer politics
might actually facilitate Netanyahu's interest in genuine negotiations.
a leader in big data analytics for cybersecurity solutions, has named
UT Arlington graduate Shirish Andhare the general manager of Narus'
India operations, StockWatch, Bloomberg Businessweek and several other websites said. Anhare received his master’s in computer engineering from UT Arlington.
Collaboration for innovation
A paper recently presented at the 2013 ASME International Technical
Conference and Exhibition on Packaging and Integration of Electronic and
Photonic Microsystems, aka InterPACK 2013, details a new project
involving UT Arlington and Dallas-based Mestex, Digital Producer Magazine reported. The goal of the collaboration is to improve the efficiency of indirect evaporative cooling for data centers.
A Dallas Morning News
column on the need for public transportation for senior citizens
mentioned a 2008 report by Vision North Texas, an organization headed by
UT Arlington, the Urban Land Institute and the North Central Texas
Council of Governments.