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Ashley Rodriguez and her family

UTA is leading the discussion to boost college completion

Innovative initiatives being developed on campus could help increase the number of young Texans earning college degrees and advanced certificates.

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Helping students achieve college dreams

This landmark UTA program promotes college access and readiness and annually impacts more than 30,000 low- to moderate-income students, like recent graduate Giselly Cobas-Rincon.

Mayors Betsy Price, Ron Jensen, and Maher Maso

UTA alumni are leading dynamic Texas cities

Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price ’72, Grand Prairie Mayor Ron Jensen ’73, and Frisco Mayor Maher Maso ’08 hold their city hall’s highest office.

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UTA teams head to tournaments

This week the men's and women's basketball teams play in the Sun Belt Conference Championship and the Movin’ Mavs and the Lady Movin’ Mavs play in the National Wheelchair Basketball Association Intercollegiate Division National Championship Tournament.

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UTA’s Upward Bound inspires big dreams

College students of today are helping college students of tomorrow through a program that encourages high schoolers to pursue higher education.

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Shaping the cities of the future

As today’s major cities grow into megacities of more than 10 million people, UTA researchers are tackling the  complex challenges that arise from these swelling urban communities.

60x30TX: Access, Success, Texas

First regional 60X30TX conference to take place at UTA

In support of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s 60x30TX initiative, UTA is hosting the first comprehensive gathering of North Texas leaders to discuss the state’s 60x30TX goals.

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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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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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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!