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Off to a rousing start

UT Arlington began the 2015-16 academic year in true Maverick fashion with the annual MavsMeet Convocation in College Park Center, followed by the AfterParty on The Green at College Park.

AISD students pose with UTA president Vistasp Karbhari

UT Arlington, AISD launch STEM Academy

A partnership between UT Arlington and the Arlington Independent School District, the new STEM Academy allows high school students to earn early-college credit in the science, technology, engineering, and math fields.

Students move in

Maverick community welcomes students to campus

Faculty, staff, and students helped new Mavericks settle in to their residence hall rooms during Move-In Day. The annual event kicked off the 2015 Maverick Stampede.

All Things Maverick

Maverick Stampede kicks off academic year

UT Arlington launches the 2015 academic year with a series of entertaining events and informative programs designed to integrate students into the Maverick Community.

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Research examines disease affecting sea stars

A study led by a UT Arlington graduate student examining sea stars dying along the West Coast offers clues about the starfish’s immune response and its ability to protect a diverse coastal ecosystem.

Doug Garner

White House honors Movin’ Mavs coach

Movin Mavs coach Doug Garner was one of nine people named a Champion of Change: Disability Advocate by the White House. He was recognized for helping students, injured veterans, and others who face physical challenges.

Dan Cavanagh

Professor explores intersection of music and technology

Jazz pianist Dan Cavanagh is using a research grant to enhance musical sounds with sensor-laden gloves. The associate professor of music says the work could drastically alter what his audience hears when he plays.

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Student-built race cars engineered for speed

About a dozen student teams from across North America converged on the UT Arlington campus for the Texas Autocross Weekend. UTA’s award-winning Formula SAE racing team hosted the 15th annual event.

RISE Adaptive Sports

Alumnus’ nonprofit provides adaptive sports gear

As executive director of RISE Adaptive Sports, Chris Goad ’93 offers physically challenged athletes the equipment they need to sail, swim, ski, kayak, and play rugby and soccer.

Dong Liu, Zi Wei and Fuqiang Liu

Research could transform solar energy storage

A materials science and engineering team has developed an energy cell that can store large-scale solar energy even when dark. The innovation is an advancement over systems that use sunlight immediately as a power source.