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Delivery on demand
UTA/Fort Worth Campus finds its niche as enrollment surges
The meteoric evolution of the UTA/Fort Worth Campus demonstrates that when great things are expected, great things are delivered.

Legislature rewards excellence
Local lawmakers play key role in University's increased funding
Texas legislators increased funding for higher education during the 2001 session, providing $67.5 million in excellence funding and giving UTA $16.6 million to partially fund a new science building.

Shorthorn racks up awards
Michael Currie named nation's top newspaper designer
Pick up The Shorthorn from any campus news rack and look closely at the front page, the features page or the sports page. Every day the paper is filled with examples of the best design work in collegiate publications.

No wattage required
Broadcast over the Internet, UTA Radio gives students worldwide exposure
The parents of Achille Ngounou of Cameroon and Milos Nikolic of Yugoslavia will be tuning in to UTA Radio this basketball season for a bit of play-by-play. Maybe even listen to postgame on-air interviews with their collegian offspring.

Students, students and more students
New freshman lead the way in eighth consecutive semester of enrollment gains
Samye Hightower enrolled at UTA for the first time last fall, and so did hundreds of other freshmen. The incoming crowd raised new-freshman enrollment by 18.8 percent over fall 2000 totals.

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Research bytes
Preventing substance abuse in a virtual world

Professor's book explores Arlington politics

Where the streets have new names
The city of Arlington has made two Arlington streets public reminders of UTA's presence in the community

Spinning a new Web site
Launched last fall, UTA's revamped homepage offers dynamic content in an easy-to-use format

Brief summaries of noteworthy campus happenings

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