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Digital humanities

Assistant professor Kenton Rambsy mixes digital humanities with big data in his English 3347 class, which challenges students to find the quantifiable elements in the works of Jay Z, the multimillionaire hip-hop mogul, The Dallas Morning News reports.

UTA biologists study imperiled lizard to develop conservation plan

Conservation plan

UTA biologists are studying a species of lizard found in parts of Texas and northeastern Mexico to find out why the reptile’s numbers have been dwindling dramatically. The work is being supported by a two-year grant from the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.

UTA educators developing competency-based online course to help math teachers better teach geometry students

Competency-based learning

College of Education professors Joohi Lee and Mohan Pant are developing a competency-based online, graduate-level course that will help math teachers better learn to teach conceptual geometry.

UTA research demonstrates that groundwater quality changes alongside the expansion of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling

Environmental impact

New research by Professor Kevin Schug demonstrates that groundwater quality changes alongside the expansion of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing but also suggests that some potentially hazardous effects may dissipate over time. The results were published today in the journal "Science of the Total Environment."

Outstanding Journalists Honored on UTA campus at 2016 Barbara Jordan Media Awards

Special honor

Outstanding journalists were recently recognized in a UTA-hosted ceremony named in honor of late Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, a passionate advocate for equal access for people with disabilities.

Events

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Walk-In Hours - The Career Development Center - 9:00AM - 11:45AM

9:00 am. 216 Davis Hall. Walk-ins are short, 15-minute sessions. Students may…

The Gallery at UTA: Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

10:00 am. The Gallery at UTA - 169 Fine Arts Bldg.. The Spring 2016 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition features…

Intramural MavStrong Competition

6:00 pm. The MAC. MavStrong is a competition that tests strength and…

UTA Baseball

6:30 pm. Clay Gould Ballpark. UTA Baseball vs Dallas Baptist Tickets are $5 and…

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Major Exploration Seminar

10:00 am. 104 Preston Hall.

The Gallery at UTA: Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

10:00 am. The Gallery at UTA - 169 Fine Arts Bldg.. The Spring 2016 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition features…

Tree House Divided

12:00 pm. Gallery 76102, 1401 Jones St., Fort Worth, TX 76102.

May the Fourth Be With You!

12:00 pm. Ransom Hall Lobby. Members of the Maverick Transfer Connection are invited…

Intramural FIFA Video Game Tournament

6:00 pm. MAC. Intramural FIFA Tournament: On-site registration begins…

Professional Development Workshop - North TX LEAD

6:00 pm. UTA Fort Worth Center - Room 122. Graduate degrees, years of professional experience,…

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Walk-In Hours - The Career Development Center - 9:00AM - 11:45AM

9:00 am. 216 Davis Hall, The Career Development Center. Walk-ins are short, 15-minute sessions. Students may…

The Gallery at UTA: Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

10:00 am. The Gallery at UTA - 169 Fine Arts Bldg.. The Spring 2016 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition features…

Vector Marketing Information Table

10:00 am. University Center Booth #1. Vector Marketing will be hosting an information table…

Bath Fitter Information Table

10:00 am. University Center Booth #2. *BRAND AMBASSADORS WANTED!* We are looking for energetic…

Tree House Divided

12:00 pm. Gallery 76102, 1401 Jones St., Fort Worth, TX 76102.

Walk-In Hours - The Career Development Center - 1:00PM - 5:45PM

1:00 pm. 216 Davis Hall, The Career Development Center. Walk-ins are short, 15-minute sessions. Students may…

Athletics

Texas Trust Scholar Athlete of the Week

Each week of the 2015-16 academic year, Maverick Club and Texas Trust will be bringing you a new Scholar Athlete of the Week!

BSB: Mavs to close midweek slate vs Dallas Baptist

UT Arlington will play its final midweek game of the season on Tuesday when it hosts Dallas Baptist.

BSB: No. 18 Louisiana takes series finale from UTA

The No. 18 Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns pounded out a season-high 21 hits and Stefan Trosclair hit for the cycle to take the series finale over UT Arlington, 19-6, in seven innings on Sunday afternoon at Clay Gould Ballpark.

Videos

Creative Strategists play video

Creative Strategists

A unique packaging lab, a strong industry partnership, and coursework focused on creative thinking prepare UTA’s Visual Communication Design students for success in a wide range of careers.

Disability Studies play video

Disability Studies

UTA's Minor in Disability Studies is one of the only programs of its kind in the south. It's part of a larger campus-wide commitment to equality, accessibility, and diversity.

60x30TX play video

60x30TX

UTA hosted the first North Texas gathering to strategize how to meet The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board's 60x30TX goal of 60 percent of 25- to 34-year olds obtaining a degree or certificate by 2030.

Maverick Speakers Series play video

Maverick Speakers Series

Legendary primatologist and conservationist Jane Goodall drew one of the largest crowds in Maverick Speakers Series history. Her March 31 speech captivated the audience and capped off a brilliant 2015-2016 season.