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UTA Libraries grant

UTA Libraries grant

The UTA Libraries received a $25,000 TexTreasures grant to scan 15,000 negatives from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram photographic collection. The project continues an effort started last year to digitize negatives documenting the transformation of Fort Worth during World War II.

Undergraduates find “transformative experience” through UTA’s sponsorship of new undergraduate research programs

Transformative experience

Peter Zotor studies biochemistry at UTA and plans to attend medical school. One of the first cohort of 21 undergraduates who received $3,000 to pursue undergraduate research over the summer, he described the new UTA-sponsored Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program as a “transformative experience.”

UTA NAACP honored with five top national awards

Chapter of the year

The University of Texas at Arlington’s National Association for the Advancement of Colored People student chapter received the College Chapter of the Year award for the second year in a row at the 108th NAACP National Convention in Baltimore.

UTA chemistry professor awarded Talanta Medal for outstanding contributions to analytical chemistry

International recognition

Purnendu “Sandy” Dasgupta, the Hamish Small Chair of Ion Analysis in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at UTA, has been named recipient of the 2017 Talanta Medal, an international award that recognizes world leaders in the analytical chemistry field.

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

Pipe behavior

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.

Athletics

VB: Get to Know Cameryn Zahradnik

As UTA's volleyball season draws closer, UTAMavs.com will highlight each Maverick student-athlete with a fun Q&A!

General News. UTA Student-Athletes Earn Academic Honors

UTA Student-Athletes Earn Academic Honors

122 UTA student-athletes earned academic honors from the Sun Belt Conference.

VB: Orange/Blue Scrimmage Set for Thursday

With the season opener just 10 days away, UTA volleyball will take the floor for the first time in a match-setting on Thursday for the Orange/Blue Scrimmage, slated for 4:30 p.m. CT at College Park Center.

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"Hallewood" bound

Veronica Sanders was once a teenage mom with few career options ahead of her.  She found UTA, discovered a passion for design, and recently landed a Hollywood star as a client.

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#MavGrad2017: Ana Rios-Amaro

Born and raised in Texas to parents who migrated from Mexico, Ana Rios-Amaro is the first member of her family to graduate from college.  She is receiving a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and she plans to go on to obtain an MBA.

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#MavGrad2017: Jason Simmons

During eight years as a U.S. Marine, Jason Simmons experienced five deploymnets.  He overcame severe PTSD and discovered a passion for helping veterans facing similar struggles.  He is graduating from UTA with a Master of Social Work.

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Outstanding alumni

The University of Texas at Arlington congratulates its alumni named to the Fort Worth Business Press 2017 "40 Under 40" List.