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Jocelyn Zee

Wunderkinds flourish in University's nurturing environment

Jocelyn Zee is among a handful of young, brilliant students who have used UT Arlington as a springboard to success. She enrolled at age 13 and is now a physician. Meet similar grads and a current student who’s following in their footsteps.

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NASA award fuels hypersonic flight

Two aerospace engineers have received a three-year NASA grant to study novel injector designs to support combustion at hypersonic speeds, aiming to reduce air travel times and make space access affordable.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

Marvin Dulaney

History chair helps launch digital site for Black history research

"There is no other source like it in the state. The 850-plus entries are compiled by a wide range of scholars who do research on African-American history in Texas."

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Professor sheds light on Arctic warming

Biology Associate Professor Laura Gough is challenging long-held ideas about the effects of temperature increases in the Alaskan tundra.