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Dr. Weidong Zhou

Engineering Professor wins grant to build a better laser

Weidong Zhou received a five-year, $3 million grant from the High Energy Laser Joint Technology Office to develop a high-power semiconductor laser that is compact, efficient, and power-scalable.

UTA student teaching

Social Work and Education programs receive top marks

New rankings from College Choice place UTA’s College of Education and School of Social Work among the best in the nation.

Executive MBA students

College of Business program named top in state

In their recently published rankings, CEO Magazine named the College of Business’ Executive MBA program No. 1 in Texas, No. 16 in the United States, and No. 21 among global MBA programs.

Priscilla Glenn, left, and Mayowa Olawoyin on the right

Students earn NSF fellowships to support doctoral studies

Two College of Science students—Priscilla Glenn, left, and Mayowa Olawoyin—will further their graduate education through the National Science Foundation's prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship Program for 2017.

UTA's Fablab

UTA Libraries testing makerspace effectiveness

A UTA team will identify the effectiveness of makerspaces—community-operated work spaces where people with common interests meet, socialize, and collaborate on projects—on undergraduate learning.

UTA art student Miso Kim

UTA student chosen for prestigious art program

Sophomore Miso Kim was one of only 26 students worldwide selected for Yale University's Norfolk Summer Program, the preeminent undergraduate art program in the United States.

Eugene Tseng, Richard Tran, Toby Park, Kevin Park, Yusuf Sunka, and Tony Lam. (Photo courtesy of Blizzard Entertainment)

Gaming for tuition

Five members of UTA's ESports Club won free tuition after going undefeated in 29 games in the Heroes of the Dorm video gaming tournament.

Benjamin Jones, UTA assistant professor of Physics

Assistant professor recognized for particle research

Benjamin Jones received the Mitsuyoshi Tanaka Dissertation Award in Experimental Particle Physics, considered the most prestigious dissertation award in the field.

Student working at the Big Event

UTA supports community with The Big Event

More than 1,300 students, faculty, and staff from UTA will lend helping hands across North Texas on Saturday for an annual day of service known as The Big Event.

Glass art student

Annual glass art sale Saturday

Art students will demonstrate their craft during UTA’s Annual Glass Art Sale and Show on Saturday, April 1. The sale helps pay for scholarships, student travel for conferences, new equipment, and visiting artists.