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Welcome Week integrates students into campus life

UT Arlington launched the fall 2013 semester with Maverick Stampede, a week full of entertaining and educational programs that welcome students to campus, including Move-In Day, Success U, and the MavsMeet Convocation.

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Research examines impact of natural gas drilling

A new study of water wells in and near the Barnett Shale shows elevated levels of potential contaminants closest to natural gas extraction sites. Shimadzu Distinguished Professor Kevin Schug leads the research team.

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Rising alumni influence serves as catalyst for state’s growing workforce

Of UT Arlington’s more than 163,000 alumni, about 127,000 live in Texas and provide a stream of employees for high-demand fields like nursing, information technology, and bioengineering.

Anderson Cooper

Anderson Cooper to headline speakers series

The season opens with a lecture by immigration rights activist Jose Vargas and includes NPR correspondent Nina Totenberg, ESPN founder Bill Rasmussen, and CNN medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta.

Susanna Khavul

Nine professors win UT System teaching award

Management Associate Professor Susanna Khavul is among nine faculty members who received the 2013 UT System Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award for extraordinary classroom performance.

Chinese children

Study abroad program offers enriching learning experiences

Each November the Study Abroad Office sponsors a photography contest for students who have studied abroad. Their images are displayed in the University Center Art Gallery as part of International Education Week.

student crowd at MavsMeet Convocation

MavsMeet Convocation

Celebrate the start of the new academic year with a dynamic lineup of faculty, staff, and student speakers at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20 in College Park Center.

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Taming traffic

Civil engineering Professor Sia Ardekani and his team are determined to unclog North Texas roadways by merging voluminous amounts of data into high-tech transit information systems.

Victoria Farrar-Myers

Professor named Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Australia

Farrar-Myers will conduct research on foreign policymaking with emphasis on the Pacific Rim, take part in graduate and undergraduate seminars, and deliver public lectures.

Researchers at The UT Arlington Research Institutewatch video

Creating technologies to change the world

How can we better care for our aging population? When will we discover new treatments for devastating wounds or injuries? The UT Arlington Research Institute bridges the gap between academic research and industry.