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 alumna Carolyn Ruiz is featured in a Harvard Gazette story about Harvard Law School students helping struggling small business owners. Ruiz was among the members of the first graduating class of UTA’s Pre-Law and Legal Studies Center.
The Fort Worth Weekly reported that UTA is one step closer to becoming a Tier One university in that the National Academy of Inventors has named three from UTA as fellows last month. The recent inductees include Kenneth Reifsnider, David Nygren and Duane Dimos.
UTA physicists have devised a gene therapy delivery platform that offers new hope for patients with photo degenerative diseases like macular degeneration.
Bioengineering Chair Michael Cho has won a $1.24 million Navy grant to determine how shockwaves injure the brains of soldiers in battle.