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UTA student wins UT System Regents award

Short story winner

A UTA senior won a UT System Board of Regents annual Regents’ Outstanding Arts and Humanities Award for a short story titled "Airstrikes." He was one of two award winners systemwide. The honor was created to foster excellence in student performance, reward outstanding students, stimulate the arts and humanities and promote continuous quality in education.

UTA professor’s book explains complex world of public health, individual medical services

Health Divided

A UTA associate professor of political science wrote a recently published book exploring the U.S. health system and how it evolved into current health care.

UTA Libraries awarded grant to test maker literacies program

Makerspaces

A UTA team will use an Institute of Museum and Library Services grant to identify and collaborate with three pilot sites to test the effectiveness of early-stage maker-based competencies. UTA's makerspace is the FabLab, which opened in 2014 and has been a leader in connecting maker services to campus needs.

Two UTA students earn prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program funding to support doctoral studies

NSF funds for graduate school

Two UTA College of Science students have been named recipients of National Science Foundation funds to further their graduate education through the NSF’s prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship Program for 2017. Priscilla Glenn, a senior biology major, and Mayowa Olawoyin, a second-year Ph.D. student in mathematics, are among the awardees.

UTA history professor awarded Humboldt Fellowship for Experienced Researchers

Fellowship Award

Patryk Babiracki, an associate professor in the UTA Department of History, has been awarded a Humboldt Fellowship for Experience Researchers from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. Babiracki will spend 18 months in Berlin working on his fellowship.

Athletics

SB: UTA offense silent in road defeats

UTA fell for the first time at Appalachian State as the Mountaineers took the doubleheader.

T&F: UIL Track Weather Update

Maverick Stadium will be closed from 2-5 p.m. Saturday; Running events begin at 6 p.m.

BSB: Mavs Win Sixth Straight, Outlast No. 20 Cajuns

UTA posted a 5-4 win over No. 20 Louisiana to open a series on Friday to begin a three-game series at The Gould.

Videos

Experiential learning play video

Experiential learning

Students from the College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs are building tiny houses on the UTA campus as part of their senior design project.

Community that Cares play video

Community that Cares

UTA hosted a conversation about diversity with community leaders of different faiths, races and genders to foster encouragement, understanding and empathy.

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.

Workforce Development play video

Workforce Development

A donation from Lockheed Martin will help fuel career development at The University of Texas at Arlington.