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UTA named elite Research - 1 university in Carnegie Classification

National recognition

UTA has achieved Carnegie "highest research activity" status, joining a distinguished group of 115 institutions including Harvard, MIT and Johns Hopkins in the R1 category.

Military Times ranks UTA Top 50 Business School for 2016

Best for Vets

Military Times named UTA's College of Business as one of the best 50 business schools in the nation for veterans. The University serves more than 3,000 student veterans or dependents of military veterans.

21st Annual Powwow, Winds of Change ‘Top Colleges’ list heighten UTA commitment to Native American students and community

Culture and commitment

UTA's 21st Annual Scholarship Benefit Powwow and designation as a top college for Native American students strengthen the University's commitment to Native American students and community.

CMAS Technology Lab

CMAS Technology Lab

GM has partnered with LULAC to open a new technology center on the UTA campus, KXAS/NBC 5 reported. Students and community members may use the space at the Center for Mexican American Studies to engage in STEM studies.

UTA engineer earns NSF CAREER grant to develop all-liquid, optofluidic laser to better detect diseases

Laser diagnosis

An electrical engineering assistant professor is developing an all-liquid, optofluidic laser that could lead to quicker cancer detection of patients in doctors' offices. Yuze "Alice" Sun received an NSF Early CAREER Award grant to perform the research.

Events

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Art Exhibition: "The Madcap World of John Hernandez, 1978-2015"

10:00 am. The Gallery at UTA - 169 Fine Arts Bldg..

Lecture by Carlos Jimenez

4:00 pm. CAPPA Room 204. Part of the Spring 2016 Lecture Series. Sponsored…

Engineering Info Session - for UGRD Students

4:30 pm. Ransom Hall Lobby. David Ewing, Coordinator for ENGR 1300, will be speaking…

Learn to Learn Workshop

6:30 pm. UT Arlington CEWF-E200F.

Why Mass Incarceration Matters

7:00 pm. Central Library 6th floor parlor. Noted scholar and activist Heather Ann Thompson will…

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Walk-In Hours - The Career Development Center - 9:00AM - 11:45AM

9:00 am. 216 Davis Hall, The Career Development Center. Walk-ins are short, 15-minute sessions. Students may…

Art Exhibition: "The Madcap World of John Hernandez, 1978-2015"

10:00 am. The Gallery at UTA - 169 Fine Arts Bldg..

Fortune 500 Panel

12:00 pm. Red River/Concho, University Center. Learn about the many hidden career opportunities within…

There's an App for That

12:00 pm. Preston Hall 104.

Inclusive Valentine's Tabling

12:00 pm. UC Booth 5 (Next to Gallery). UT Arlington Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning,…

Walk-In Hours - The Career Development Center - 1:00PM - 5:45PM

1:00 pm. 216 Davis Hall, The Career Development Center. Walk-ins are short, 15-minute sessions. Students may…

Omni Mandalay Hotel Information Session-BIZ Network Event

2:00 pm. College of Business 609. The Omni Mandalay at Las Colinas Hotel will be on campus…

UTA-HOSTS! Valentines Event

5:00 pm. Rio Grande B. All UTA-HOSTS! Mentors and Mentees are encouraged to…

UTA Softball Game

6:00 pm. Allan Saxe Field. Come watch the UTA Softball Team play against Texas…

From Earth to the Universe

6:00 pm. Planetarium. The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been…

Friday, February 12, 2016

Dallas Wheelchair Mavericks Invitational

All Day. PEB, MAC. See the Movin Mavs defend their home court once more…

Athletics

Track. T&F: Record jump propels Sales to SBC's weekly honor

T&F: Record jump propels Sales to SBC's weekly honor

After a record-setting performance on Saturday, UT Arlington senior Roland Sales earned the Sun Belt Conference Men's Field Athlete of the Week accolades, the league office announced Wednesday.

MBB: Mavs hold down Texas State in road win

UT Arlington finished a long road stretch in style, rolling past Texas State 65-53 Tuesday night at Strahan Coliseum and before a national television audience on ESPN2.

WBB: Gerlich earns 200th win as UTA routs Texas State

After dropping its last five to in-state rival Texas State, UT Arlington ended the streak with a 32-point victory, the second largest margin in the I-35 series.

Videos

UTA, GM, LULAC Open Free Technology Lab play video

UTA, GM, LULAC Open Free Technology Lab

UTA partners with General Motors and LULAC to offer a new technology lab open to the general public in hopes of bridging a digital divide in the Hispanic community.

Maverick Speakers Series: Ron Paul play video

Maverick Speakers Series: Ron Paul

Former U.S. Congressman Ron Paul visited The University of Texas at Arlington as part of the university’s popular Maverick Speakers Series.

A Landfill With a 200 Year Lifespan play video

A Landfill With a 200 Year Lifespan

UTA civil engineers are working to increase the average lifespan of landfills from 30 to 200 years. Their research has helped Denton, Texas find innovative waste managment solutions. 

Achievements in Architecture play video

Achievements in Architecture

School of Architecture graduate Ralph Hawkins recently received a lifetime achievement award from the American College of Healthcare Architects.