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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.

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.

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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.