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Mia Farrow

Popular Maverick Speakers Series kicks off in October

UTA’s 2015-16 Maverick Speakers Series opens Oct. 8 with actress Mia Farrow. The lineup also includes entrepreneur Daymond John, former Congressman Ron Paul, political strategist Donna Brazile, and primatologist Jane Goodall.

students fill college park center

Off to a rousing start

UT Arlington began the 2015-16 academic year in true Maverick fashion with the annual MavsMeet Convocation in College Park Center, followed by the AfterParty on The Green at College Park.

AISD students pose with UTA president Vistasp Karbhari

UT Arlington, AISD launch STEM Academy

A partnership between UT Arlington and the Arlington Independent School District, the new STEM Academy allows high school students to earn early-college credit in the science, technology, engineering, and math fields.

RISE Adaptive Sports

Alumnus’ nonprofit provides adaptive sports gear

As executive director of RISE Adaptive Sports, Chris Goad ’93 offers physically challenged athletes the equipment they need to sail, swim, ski, kayak, and play rugby and soccer.

Mavericks at July 4 parade

Parade showcases Maverick pride

Patriotism and UT Arlington pride were on display at the 50th annual Arlington 4th of July Parade. UTA’s entries included two floats, as well as the University’s spirit groups and Formula SAE race cars.

UT Arlington choir performing at Rolling Stones concertwatch video

Big stage

The UT Arlington A Cappella Choir got the chance of a lifetime Saturday night, performing backup vocals for the Rolling Stones at AT&T Stadium.

Laura Quintero

Alumna receives national honor for helping students

The National Hispaña Leadership Institute named Laura Quintero ’12 one of two recipients of its Rising Star Award for encouraging young Latinos and Latinas to pursue a college degree.

Bob Costaswatch video

Legendary sportscaster Bob Costas shares career highlights

Calling sports “drama without a script,” Emmy Award-winning broadcaster Bob Costas entertained a College Park Center audience with tales of famous athletes and historic moments to wrap up the 2014-15 Maverick Speakers Series.

volunteers at The Big Event

Volunteers participate in day of community service

About 800 UTA students, staff, and faculty volunteered at over 40 locations as part of The Big Event. The annual day of service and outreach benefits numerous community-based and nonprofit organizations and agencies.

Pathways to College

Innovative programs encourage students to attend college

Through a broad and diverse array of support programs, UT Arlington is helping high school students navigate the road to higher education and brighter futures.