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University of Texas at Arlington researchers use supercomputers to study snake evolution, function

Data-driven discovery

UTA researchers are using supercomputers to study the genomes of snakes and lizards to answer critical questions about these creatures’ evolutionary history. The Castoe biology lab recently published three papers in leading journals outlining their new results.

UTA researchers earn grant to develop solution that ensures user experience with data center optimization

Efficiency experts

Two UTA computer science and engineering researchers will start a National Science Foundation project that employs a mathematical solution to allow a better computer user experience while balancing computer network resources.

UTA researchers launch online course to provide scientific understanding of how the digital age is affecting our lives and how yoga can be restorative

Yoga in a digital age

UTA and the Free Life People™ School of Yoga, a local Arlington business, are teaming up to instruct a Massive Open Online Course or MOOC centered on yoga and wellness in the digital age, which is open and free for interested students around the globe.

UTA graduate programs ranked among the best for excellence and affordability

Affordable excellence

The University of Texas at Arlington’s commitment to providing the highest quality education at an affordable cost is gaining national recognition as new rankings list two UTA graduate programs among the best for excellence and affordability.

UTA-led interdisciplinary team to construct computer program to identify fake news

National security

A UTA-led interdisciplinary, multi-institution team will use highly sophisticated algorithms to combat bots and the spread of fake news across the worldwide web. Researchers are hopeful the seed grant will lead to a much larger one that could help corral the proliferation of fake news across the Internet.


BSB: Hollie Named to CPL Select Squad

Christian Hollie has been selected to play on the Coastal Plains League Select Team that will play Team USA.

M. Basketball. MBK: Mavericks add pair of talented transfers

MBK: Mavericks add pair of talented transfers

Local products Deon Barrett and Edric Dennis will join the Mavericks hoops program and be eligible in 2018-19.

BSB: Kadon Simmons Inks with Brewers

UTA senior Kadon Simmons has signed a free-agent contract with the Milwaukee Brewers.


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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.