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Fillia Makedon, UTA professor of Computer Science

New research helps children with learning disabilities

Led by Professor Filia Makedon, UTA researchers are using artificial intelligence to help experts assess learning difficulties and boost cognitive connections for children at a very early age.

Sampath Reddy Vengatewatch video

Engineering alum designs, builds, and tests new UAV

Sampath Reddy Vengate (’16 MS, Aerospace Engineering) became the first person to successfully flight test an unmanned aerial vehicle that uses moving weights in its wings.

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Recent advancements bring UTA closer to Tier One status

UTA graduated more than 200 doctorates in the 2015-16 academic year and approached $100 million in research expenditures, both key components of Tier One recognition.

Spring 2016 Graduates

UTA awarded a record number of degrees in 2015-16

With 11,526 degrees conferred, UTA continues its rising trajectory with an 8.8 percent increase from the previous academic year.

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UTA earns top ranking for low student debt

UTA was listed as the top public research university in the nation for graduating students with the least student debt, in a U.S. News & World Report ranking of 125 universities.

Kevin Schug and Laura Mydlarz

UTA faculty and alumnus recognized for innovation

Three faculty and a UTA graduate won Tech Titans Awards presented by the Technology Association of North Texas to honor innovators transforming the region's high-tech industry.

Stephanie Elbanna - A high achieving freshmenwatch video

UTA attracts impressive freshman class

The University's diverse student body and a tradition of academic excellence draws top high school scholars including valedictorians, salutatorians and National Merit Scholars to the Class of 2020.

President Karbhari speaks at convocationwatch video

UTA kicks off academic year at MavsMeet Convocation

The Maverick family gathered at College Park Center to welcome new and returning students to campus and celebrate the beginning of the 2016-17 academic year.

Students at the Maverick Stampede

The 2016 Maverick Stampede continues UTA tradition

Maverick Stampede is the official kickoff to the new academic year and features fun programs that welcome new and returning students to campus.

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Generous gift expands global opportunities for UTA students

Thanks to a scholarship fund established by UTA graduate Jackie Fouse, 85 College of Business undergraduate students experienced international study abroad this academic year, triple the number of the previous year.