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UTA biologists study imperiled lizard to develop conservation plan

Conservation plan

UTA biologists are studying a species of lizard found in parts of Texas and northeastern Mexico to find out why the reptile’s numbers have been dwindling dramatically. The work is being supported by a two-year grant from the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.

UTA research demonstrates that groundwater quality changes alongside the expansion of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling

Environmental impact

New research by Professor Kevin Schug demonstrates that groundwater quality changes alongside the expansion of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing but also suggests that some potentially hazardous effects may dissipate over time. The results were published today in the journal "Science of the Total Environment."

Outstanding Journalists Honored on UTA campus at 2016 Barbara Jordan Media Awards

Special honor

Outstanding journalists were recently recognized in a UTA-hosted ceremony named in honor of late Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, a passionate advocate for equal access for people with disabilities.

UTA earns NEH grant to develop online portal for disability history

Increasing visibility

Researchers with the UTA Libraries and the College of Liberal Arts will use a National Endowment for the Humanities grant to develop an online portal for disability history resources.

UTA student team wins EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge for concept to reduce stormwater runoff, impacts of climate change

Sustainable environment

College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs student team wins national EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge for designing plan to reduce stormwater runoff in future UTA construction projects.

Events

Sunday, May 1, 2016

UTA Baseball Game

1:00 pm. Clay Gould Ballpark. Come watch the UTA Baseball Team play against Louisiana…

Astronaut

1:30 pm. Planetarium. The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor that…

Discount Rangers Tickets

2:05 pm. Globe Life Park in Arlington. Texas Rangers VS. Los Angeles Angels Prince Fielder…

Spacepark 360: Infinity

3:00 pm. Planetarium. Spacepark 360: Infinity is an out-of-this-world entertainment…

Monday, May 2, 2016

The Gallery at UTA: Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

10:00 am. The Gallery at UTA - 169 Fine Arts Bldg.. The Spring 2016 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition features…

Walk-In Hours - The Career Development Center - 1:00PM - 3:45PM

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

Intramural Sports Battleship

6:00 pm. MAC Outdoor Pool. It's not a board game. It's LIFE SIZED BATTLESHIP.…

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

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

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

The Gallery at UTA: Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

10:00 am. The Gallery at UTA - 169 Fine Arts Bldg.. The Spring 2016 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition features…

Intramural MavStrong Competition

6:00 pm. The MAC. MavStrong is a competition that tests strength and…

UTA Baseball

6:30 pm. Clay Gould Ballpark. UTA Baseball vs Dallas Baptist Tickets are $5 and…

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Major Exploration Seminar

10:00 am. 104 Preston Hall.

The Gallery at UTA: Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

10:00 am. The Gallery at UTA - 169 Fine Arts Bldg.. The Spring 2016 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition features…

Tree House Divided

12:00 pm. Gallery 76102, 1401 Jones St., Fort Worth, TX 76102.

May the Fourth Be With You!

12:00 pm. Ransom Hall Lobby. Members of the Maverick Transfer Connection are invited…

Intramural FIFA Video Game Tournament

6:00 pm. MAC. Intramural FIFA Tournament: On-site registration begins…

Athletics

BSB: UTA splits doubleheader with No. 18 Louisiana

UT Arlington split a Sun Belt Conference doubleheader against No. 18 Louisiana on Saturday at Clay Gould Ballpark.

SB: Offense powers Troy past UTA

Troy's offense came in waves as the Trojans swept a doubleheader in Sun Belt play on Saturday at Allan Saxe Field.

BSB: Game vs Louisiana postponed to Saturday

Due to inclement weather and lightning in the area, Friday's series opener for UT Arlington against Louisiana has been postponed.

Videos

Creative Strategists play video

Creative Strategists

A unique packaging lab, a strong industry partnership, and coursework focused on creative thinking prepare UTA’s Visual Communication Design students for success in a wide range of careers.

Disability Studies play video

Disability Studies

UTA's Minor in Disability Studies is one of the only programs of its kind in the south. It's part of a larger campus-wide commitment to equality, accessibility, and diversity.

60x30TX play video

60x30TX

UTA hosted the first North Texas gathering to strategize how to meet The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board's 60x30TX goal of 60 percent of 25- to 34-year olds obtaining a degree or certificate by 2030.

Maverick Speakers Series play video

Maverick Speakers Series

Legendary primatologist and conservationist Jane Goodall drew one of the largest crowds in Maverick Speakers Series history. Her March 31 speech captivated the audience and capped off a brilliant 2015-2016 season.