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UTA researchers part of three federal transportation grants that access CAPPA, College of Engineering expertise

Enabling a sustainable megacity

Professors in the UTA College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs and the Department of Civil Engineering won three U.S. Department of Transportation grants in a national competition to work on improving transportation.

Jason Shelton named new director of UTA Center for African American Studies

New leadership role

Jason Shelton, an associate professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology and expert on the sociology of religion, race and class, has been appointed director of the UTA Center for African American Studies.

UTA electrical engineering professor named an AAAS Fellow

High honor

A UTA electrical engineering professor has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Frank Lewis' key contribution to that sector has been to add additional self-learning mechanisms to neural network controllers for mainly aircraft and robot systems.

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.

Athletics

WBB: Lady Mavs back at home to face Eastern New Mexico

UTA returns back to College Park Center to begin a two-game homestand that opens with Eastern New Mexico on Sunday at 5 p.m.

BSB: Sixth Annual First-Pitch Fundraiser & Alumni Game Announced

The sixth annual UTA baseball program will host a first-pitch fundraiser dinner and an alumni game, with the date slated for Jan. 28, it was announced by head coach Darin Thomas on Friday.

MBB: UTA 65, Saint Mary's 51 - Postgame Quotes

Postgame comments from UTA head coach Scott Cross following the team's victory at No. 12 Saint Mary's College.

Videos

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.

Best for Vets, Again play video

Best for Vets, Again

The University of Texas at Arlington is the top four year school in Texas for veterans to earn a degree, according to the Military Times.