Cokie Roberts — Maverick Speakers Series

Political commentator Cokie Roberts discussed the recent presidential debate, getting out the vote, and what voters want at the 2012–13 Maverick Speakers Series program Oct. 4 at Texas Hall.

Frank Deford — Maverick Speakers Series

Sports journalist Frank Deford shared his thoughts on sports writers vs. editor and sports as a unifying element in life for the first program in the 2012–13 Maverick Speakers Series. He spoke Sept. 25 at Texas Hall.

Maverick Stampede

Maverick Stampede (Welcome Week) is the official kick-off to the new academic year. During Welcome Week, which coincides with the first week of classes, students experience a number of fun and exciting programs centered on integrating new and returning students back to campus; including MavsMeet. MavsMeet, the New Student Convocation, is a formal assembly commemorating the beginning of the academic year. The event took place […]

Achieving Excellence in Education

Jeb Bush talks about his policies on education reform while governor of Florida. His visit to the UT Arlington College Park Center marks the last offer Maverick Speaker’s Series for the 2011–2012 season.

Commencement 2012

Unparalleled excitement envelopes Commencement ceremonies at The University of Texas at Arlington as the spring Class of 2012 became the first to walk across the stage at UT Arlington’s striking new College Park Center. Adding to the festivities, actor and education advocate James Franco offered inspirational advice at this year’s Graduation Celebration.