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UTA psychologist Robert J. Gatchel wins American Psychological Foundation’s 2017 Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement

Lifetime achievement award

Robert J. Gatchel, UTA Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Nancy P. & John G. Penson Endowed Professor of Clinical Health Psychology, has been awarded the American Psychological Foundation’s 2017 Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Application of Psychology.

UTA biologist quantifying coral species’ disease susceptibility by examining immune traits

Saving coral reefs

UTA biologist Laura Mydlarz is leading a new study aimed at quantifying how susceptible coral species are to disease by examining their immunity through a series of novel experiments and approaches.

Induction ceremony for UTA’s Military Science Hall of Honor

Military honors

Three former ROTC cadets at The University of Texas at Arlington will be inducted into the Military Science Hall of Honor on Saturday, March 25.

Aim of assessment study to foster collaboration across region

Fair housing

A University of Texas at Arlington interdisciplinary study will assess fair housing challenges across the region, looking at proactively removing barriers among affected populations. The study has more than 20 entities involved now.

UTA organizes inaugural ‘Responsible Shale Energy Extraction’ Conference as part of Earth Day Texas 2017

Hosting multiple perspectives

UTA is organizing the inaugural “Responsible Shale Energy Extraction” Conference on April 21-22 at Fair Park in Dallas as part of Earth Day Texas, the world’s largest annual forum for sharing the latest initiatives, discoveries, research, innovations, policies, and corporate practices that are reshaping our world.

Athletics

Track. T&F: UTA High School Invitational Meet Central

T&F: UTA High School Invitational Meet Central

The UTA High School Invitational will take place Friday, March 24 at Maverick Stadium.

Maverick Club. UTA Athletic Director reflects on a memorable week

UTA Athletic Director reflects on a memorable week

UTA Director of Athletics Jim Baker takes a moment to thank the UTA community for its support.

WT: Mavs sweep A-State as Gehre moves up charts

UTA swept Arkansas State on Friday in Jonesboro, Ark. to open a Sun Belt pod hosted by the Red Wolves.

Videos

Fighting crime play video

Fighting crime

Knightscope is an autonomous crime fighting tool that could be the security force of the future. UTA alumnus Stacy Stephens is one of Knightscope's founders.

Thanking donors play video

Thanking donors

UTA's College of Nursing and Health Innovation has raised more than $3 million through its Dream Makers scholarship program. Every penny raised helps students.

Tomorrow's teachers play video

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.