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Students thrive with study abroad experiences

More UTA students are getting their passports stamped and gaining valuable international experiences by taking classes all over the globe.

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New lab aims to boost interest in STEM fields

General Motors teams with the League of United Latin American Citizens to open a technology lab at UTA and encourage more Hispanic students to pursue STEM careers.

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UTA enrollment continues to climb

Spring 2016 enrollment reached a record 38,650 Texas-based students, up 6 percent from a year ago. Total enrollment in online and campus degree programs is 50,661 and is expected to climb through spring and summer.

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Ron Paul delivers lecture on liberty

Former U.S. Congressman Ron Paul visited The University of Texas at Arlington as part of the popular Maverick Speaker Series. An enthusiastic crowd of about 1,500 people inside Texas Hall heard his lecture titled “Liberty Defined.”

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UTA classified as top research university

The elite Carnegie Classification of R-1: Doctoral Universities recognizes thriving research universities infusing their regions with technology, knowledge, and talent.

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Researchers find ways to make landfills last longer

UTA civil engineers believe they can increase the lifespan of a landfill to 200 years. They are working closely with Denton, Texas to institute innovative and sustainable waste management techniques at the city's landfill.

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UTA professor receives five patents in one year

Professor Robert Magnusson, UTA’s Texas Instruments Distinguished Chair in Nanoelectronics, has almost 30 patents to his name. He recently had five patents issued in less than a year.

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Special Collections preserving historic materials for the future

From digitization and image scanning to polyester films and acid-free boxes, the UTA Library’s Special Collections is employing a variety of methods to save historic materials for future use.

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Mavs basketball doubleheader this weekend

The UTA men’s and women’s basketball teams are back in action at College Park Center Saturday, Jan. 23 with a doubleheader against Sun Belt powerhouse University of Arkansas-Little Rock. The Lady Mavs tip off at 5 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7:15 p.m. Let’s pack the house!

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Education and nursing programs among nation’s best

The University of Texas at Arlington is among the leading academic institutions for students who want to pursue a graduate degree in education or nursing online, according to U.S. News & World Report.