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Bachelor’s degree in construction management to meet growing workforce demands

New degree

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board recently approved a new bachelor's degree in construction management for The University of Texas at Arlington. Enrollment started this semester.

UTA researcher earns TxDOT contract to use geocells to improve pavement infrastructure

Improving infrastructure

A UTA civil engineering researcher will work with the Texas Department of Transportation to fill geocells with recycled materials that could lead to stronger, longer-lasting roads.

Surrounding real estate shows increase in value if near transit station

Transit value

A UTA urban planning researcher discovered that single-family real estate values around transit stations increase only slightly but multi-family and commercial property values around those stations increase dramatically.

Study provides new insight into different forms of heart failure

New tool for fighting heart disease

College of Nursing and Health Innovation Professor Mark Haykowsky led a team of researchers in using a novel noninvasive technique to measure oxygen consumption in the legs of heart failure patients.

UTA hosts community conversation on youth mental health

Break the silence

UTA’s School of Social Work, Tarrant County MHMR and a Texas Health and Human Services statewide public awareness initiative, Speak Your Mind Texas, are collaborating to host a public forum on the importance of early intervention for mental health.

Athletics

Softball. SB: Mavs ready for midweek clash with Red Flash

SB: Mavs ready for midweek clash with Red Flash

UTA softball opens its 2017 midweek slate against the Saint Francis Red Flash on Tuesday.

WBB: Johnson grabs SBC Player of the Week honors

Cierra Johnson earned the fifth Player of the Week award for UTA this season.

Texas Trust Scholar Athlete of the Week

Each week of the year, Maverick Club and Texas Trust recognize the Scholar Athlete of the Week

Videos

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Tomorrow's teachers

Grand Prairie high school students now have a clear, streamlined path to a degree in education and a career as a bilingual or ESL teacher thanks to a new UTA partnership.

Fighting the flu play video

Fighting the flu

UTA Materials Science and Engineering Professor Perena Gouma invented a hand held monitor that can detect the flu virus in someone's breath.

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Innovators and Entrepreneurs

More than 300 people from across North Texas participated in InnovationDay@UTA.

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Cancer Crusaders

The University of Texas at Arlington is harnassing expertise from across campus to discover new ways to find, treat, and prevent cancer.