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UTA’s VERY BEST: Honoring Distinguished Alumni for Commitment to University and Community Engagement

Distinguished alumni

UTA honors exemplary alumni who have represented the University through professional achievement, community engagement, and loyalty to their alma mater. Five alumni will be recognized at the Distinguished Alumni Awards banquet held on the UTA campus on Nov. 10.

Expert analysis

Expert analysis

KDFW/Fox 4 interviewed Kevin Schug, UTA’s Shimadzu Distinguished Professor of Analytical Chemistry, about the discovery that a Dallas elementary school was built on land contaminated by a gas station and dry cleaner.

Ensuring groundwater quality

Ensuring groundwater quality

Forbes reported that UTA chemists have partnered with Apache Corp. to conduct a baseline water quality study of groundwater and surface water in the newly discovered Alpine High resource play in West Texas.

Biology research

Biology research

MyArlingtonTX profiled Mark Pellegrino, assistant professor of biology in the UTA College of Science. Pellegrino's research on mitochondrial stress is of growing interest because of the implications for multiple conditions such as cancer, Parkinson’s disease and bacterial infections.

Critical talk

Critical talk

Heather Snow, UTA associate vice president for student affairs and dean of students, appeared on KERA 90.1 FM’s program “Think” alongside a panel of local experts to discuss what constitutes sexual assault and harassment.


VB: Canete makes history in loss to Bobcats

Qiana Canete etched her name into UTA history in UT Arlington Volleyball’s 3-1 loss at Texas State on Tuesday.

GOLF: Mavs show improvement on final day at Royal Oaks

Junior Aaron Guanlao carded his second straight even par round to lead the UT Arlington men's golf team on the final day of competition at the Royal Oaks Intercollegiate at Royal Oaks Country Club.

GOLF: Mavs complete Day 1 at the Royal Oaks Intercollegiate

UT Arlington’s Tanner Gore and Aaron Guanlao led the Mavericks golf team on the first day of competition at the Royal Oaks Intercollegiate at Royal Oaks Country Club.


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Spending Time Together

Maverick families made lasting memories at the 2016 Parent & Family Weekend. Three days of events brought families together for fun and excitement all weekend long.

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Terry Scholars

The Terry Foundation is the largest private source of public education scholarships in Texas. The prestigious program is in its second year at UTA. 

Taking Flight play video

Taking Flight

A UTA graduate designed, built, and successfully flight tested an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that uses weights inside its wings to make maneuvers while in the air.

Why #UTA20 Chose UTA play video

Why #UTA20 Chose UTA

The Class of 2020 is the largest freshman class in school history, proving UTA is the university of choice for North Texas's best and brightest.