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UTA biologist concludes that the body’s own immune system regulates bacterial communities in the intestine to promote health

Developing new oral vaccines

Researchers at UTA and University of Utah have concluded that the body’s own immune response regulates the composition of bacterial communities in the intestine that improve health and help fight off infections.

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.

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.

UTA hosting aspiring innovators, scientists and engineers for the 2017 ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camps 

Inspiring innovation

UTA is hosting the 2017 ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp June 11-23. Applications are now open for middle school students aspiring to study science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) and experience college life at the same time at 


Softball. SB: Metroplex rivalry awaits Mavs

SB: Metroplex rivalry awaits Mavs

UTA softball wraps up its five-game homestand with a midweek matchup against Metroplex rival North Texas.

WT: A lot to accomplish in season's final weeks

UTA takes on Rice (Wednesday) and SMU (Friday) in the final road matchups for the women's team.

M. Golf. GOLF: Guanlao posts flawless first round in Little Rock

GOLF: Guanlao posts flawless first round in Little Rock

Aaron Guanlao posted a bogey-free first round and sits in 4th place in Little Rock.


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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.