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UTA chief information officer named CIO of the year finalist

Tops at information

Dallas CIO Leadership Association names UTA executive as a finalist in its chief information officer of the year award.

CAPPA student wins statewide bullet train station design competition

Top design

A UTA graduate student in architecture has won a statewide competition for design of a Dallas high-speed rail station. Her winning design is an elevated station to easily traverse Dallas' many highways with parking retail shops and restaurants underneath the station.

UTA Gourley Foundation scholarship winners recognized at annual luncheon

Scholarship luncheon

UTA recognized 17 student scholarship recipients at the annual Mary I. Gourley Foundation Scholarship Luncheon. The foundation provides financial assistance to single parents.

New adoption study reveals need for best practice guidelines in options counseling for women who relinquish their parental rights

Openness in adoption

A new adoption study led by researchers with the UTA School of Social Work and The Donaldson Adoption Institute reveals a need for best practice guidelines in options counseling for women who relinquish their parental rights.

UTA electrical engineering professor is named IEEE Fellow

High honors

A UTA electrical engineering professor was named a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers for his work in an area called fuzzy logic, which is used to create efficient computing methods that are tolerant of imprecise inputs. Qilian Liang, the new IEEE Fellow, also is an expert in radar and wireless sensor networks, wireless communications, compressive sensing and smart grids.

Athletics

MBB/WBB: Sun Belt Ticket Package now available

UTA men's and women's basketball fans can take advantage of the Sun Belt Conference ticket package, with all 18 Maverick games available for a total of $65, it was announced on Thursday afternoon.

MBB: Hervey shows return to form in historic win at Texas

UTA's Kevin Hervey had a lot of weight on his athletic shoulders entering the 2016-17 season. Hervey, a 6-foot-9, 230-pounder, was named the preseason Sun Belt Conference Player of the Year and was on the watch list for the Julius Erving Award, given to the nation's top small forward.

SB: Exciting slate awaits Mavs as Fox releases 2017 schedule

An exciting schedule at Allan Saxe Field awaits UTA softball as coach Kristie Fox released the 2017 slate on Wednesday.

Videos

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Proyecto U

A unique partnership with Univision gives UTA News en Español students on-air experience at one America's most watched Spanish-language television stations. 

Self-Control and Attention play video

Self-Control and Attention

Researchers at UTA's Learning Innovation and Networked Knowledge (LINK) Research Lab are studying the ideal physical and mental states for people to learn and exercise self-control.

UTA Salutes Veterans play video

UTA Salutes Veterans

UTA honored the courage and sacrifice of students, faculty, and staff who served our nation with several campus events on Veterans Day.

Leader in Diversity play video

Leader in Diversity

The UTA Math Department's doctoral program is one of the nation's most diverse due in large part to its prestigious Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) fellowships.