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Hadron Collider

UTA physicists are uncovering the secrets of the universe

After helping discover the long-elusive Higgs boson, researchers in the University’s Center of Excellence in High Energy Physics are tackling new challenges as they try to solve some of the universe’s greatest mysteries.

Maverick Speakers

Cheer on the Lady Mavs against Baylor

Be part of the pre-game pep rally 1:30 p.m. Nov. 13 then board the bus to Waco, where we’ll fill the stands with orange and blue at Baylor’s Ferrell Center and show the Lady Bears that UTA is an unstoppable force.

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Innovation Day@UTA showcases students’ creative, problem-solving skills

The next generation of inventors came to campus October 22 for InnovationDay@UTA, with 18 high school and college teams competing to design prototype vehicles that could move without using fuel and batteries.

Daymond John

Shark Tank entrepreneur next for Maverick Speakers Series

The 2015-16 Maverick Speakers Series continues with entrepreneur Daymond John on Nov. 10 as part of Homecoming 2015. The founder and CEO of global lifestyle brand FUBU, John is a cast member on the popular Shark Tank TV show.

students at commencement

Grant aims to help more UTA students earn degrees

UTA has received a five-year, $2.62 million Department of Education grant to enhance services for transfer and other non-traditional students and help more underserved students earn college degrees.

Bold Solutions, Global Impact

Strategic Plan | 2020

UT Arlington is rapidly becoming the model for what a 21st century urban research university should be. This strategic plan, with its four broad themes, crystallizes this model and sets a path to unprecedented excellence in research, teaching and community engagement.

David Nygren

Noted physicist wins prestigious national award

Presidential Distinguished Professor of Physics David Nygren received a new American Physical Society instrumentation award for his lifelong contributions in particle physics. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences.

Heng Huang

Research offers hope in battling Alzheimer’s disease

Computer scientist Heng Huang received a $2 million grant through the National Institutes of Health to analyze complex data and use imaging genomics to predict a person’s probability of contracting Alzheimer’s disease.

Oozeball player

A muddy good time had by all

More than 100 teams frolicked in the sloppy courts near Greek Row at the annual Oozeball mud volleyball tournament. One of UTA’s most popular campus traditions, the event takes place every September.

students at activity fair

UTA posts record enrollment of Texas-based students

UTA enrollment soared 6.1 percent to an all-time high of 37,008 Texas-based students this fall, an increase of more than 2,100 compared with fall 2014, according to preliminary census reports.