Lecturer shares thoughts about education with Univision
Univision Dallas.com published
an essay by Julian Rodriguez, lecturer in the UT Arlington Department
of Communication, about university students. He encouraged them to make
the most of their educational opportunities today, writing, “The future
Karbhari joins Arlington education leaders for school visits
The Fort Worth Star-Telegram Extra Credit blog
noted that UT Arlington President Vistasp Karbhari and Tarrant County
College Southeast President Bill Coppola joined Arlington Superintendent
Marcelo Cavazos in visiting several classrooms for the first day of
school Monday. Cavazos is collaborating with Coppola for an Early
College High School campus at TCC to open fall 2014, and with Karbhari
for early admission to UT Arlington for high school juniors.
JFK exhibit launches Sept. 9
The North Dallas Gazette.com
reported on the special exhibit remembering President John F. Kennedy
that will open Sept. 9 at the UT Arlington Central Library. “Howdy, Mr. President! A Fort Worth Perspective of JFK” contains 80 photographs, many rarely seen, from the historic Fort Worth Star-Telegram Collection archived at UT Arlington.
Alumnus to receive lifetime achievement award
The Las Cruces Sun-News
reported that actor, director, writer and producer Lou Diamond Phillips
will receive the 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award at the White Sands
International Film Festival. Phillips earned his bachelor’s degree in
theatre arts from UT Arlington.