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News Topic sustainability was found in 19 news releases in the year 2017.

September 2017

August 2017

  • UTA and DART partner to offer transformational learning experience
    Experiential learning

    Thursday, August 31, 2017

    News Topics: employment, students, sustainability, transportation

    The University of Texas at Arlington and Dallas Area Rapid Transit today launched a first-of-its-kind partnership offering select UTA undergraduate students valuable experiential learning opportunities in the fields of business, engineering, urban planning and transportation management.

  • Equipment grant will allow UTA researchers to safely send, receive high-speed data
    Securing data

    Friday, August 25, 2017

    News Topics: engineering, innovation, Internet, research, sustainability

    A UTA electrical engineering professor will use an equipment grant from the Department of Defense to significantly upgrade researchers’ ability to send and receive encrypted high-speed data securely through optical cables.

  • Student team earns award at national competition
    Rising Star

    Friday, August 25, 2017

    News Topics: engineering, students, sustainability

    A UTA student senior design team won a national award from the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers’ Student Design Competition recently.

  • New bike share program comes to campus
    Bike Share

    Tuesday, August 22, 2017

    News Topics: student life, students, sustainability

    UTA's Institute for Sustainability and Global Impact will launch a new bike-share program on campus, strengthening the University's commitment to sustainability.

  • UTA researcher developing airborne network computing platform for UAVs
    Aerial computing

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017

    News Topics: computer science, engineering, research, sustainability

    A UTA electrical engineering researcher is leading a National Science Foundation-funded multi-institution project that will develop a networked airborne computing platform for multiple unmanned aerial systems.

  • Water agencies' funded pipe research could lead to standards used in future infrastructure
    Pipe behavior

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017

    News Topics: engineering, innovation, research, sustainability

    The Tarrant Regional Water District and Water Research Foundation have issued a grant to a UTA civil engineering professor that will model large-diameter water transmission pipes in various types of soil. Results could lead to modeling standards in the industry.

  • UTA team brings robotic main inspections to Ennis
    Budding collaboration

    Tuesday, August 8, 2017

    News Topics: engineering, research, sustainability

    UTA and the city of Arlington have taken sewer robot technology to Ennis to help that Ellis County city inspect its pipes for corrosion. The collaboration is the first outside of Arlington, which UTA's robot is using to inspect several miles of its pipes.

  • American Society of Civil Engineers name UTA’s graduate student chapter tops in 2017
    Top chapter

    Wednesday, August 2, 2017

    News Topics: awards, engineering, student life, students, sustainability

    The University of Texas at Arlington’s ASCE Graduate Student Chapter has been named the chapter of the year by the American Society of Civil Engineers’ Structural Engineering Institute.

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January 2017

  • UTA, Botanical Research Institute of Texas partner to spur discoveries, job creation
    Community collaboration

    Monday, January 30, 2017

    News Topics: biology, employment, energy, science, sustainability

    UTA and the Botanical Research Institute of Texas signed a new agreement Monday. The partnership means expanded opportunities for research which will lead to job growth in the fields of plant science and sustainability.