Upcoming Events

11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 24
CPB/Planetarium Lobby

The College of Science welcomes students back to campus for the Spring 2024 semester with hot chocolate, cookies, brownies and coffee! COS student organizations will be on hand with info and swag. 

7 p.m. Friday, February 16
UTA Planetarium

Join the College of Science as we celebrate Black History Month with a free screening of the 2016 Oscar-nominated film "Hidden Figures." The film tells the story of a team of brilliant female African-American mathematicians who played a vital role at NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

5-7 p.m. Monday, March 4
SEIR 298

Join us as we kick off Science Week 2024 with a fun game night for students, featuring bingo, trivia, food and prizes!

3 p.m. Tuesday, March 5
SEIR 198

Special guest speaker Irene Pepperberg, Ph.D., adjunct research professor at Boston University, and affiliate in the Animal Behavior and Conservation Program at Hunter College, CUNY, will discuss her work with grey parrots. Her talk will be titled "Reflections on the Excitement (and Frustrations) of Science - 45 Years of Research on the Intelligence of Grey Parrots". Refreshments will be served at 3 p.m. with the talk to follow at 3:30 p.m.

12-1 p.m. Wednesday, March 6
Life Sciences Building 100

Come by for this info-packed session about the Joint Admission Medical Program (JAMP), a special program which supports and encourages highly qualified, economically disadvantaged Texas resident students pursuing a medical education. Learn all about eligibility, how to apply, benefits, and more.

4-5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 6
SEIR 298

Join us for a panel discussion about careers in science fields, featuring College of Science alumni. Hear about their career journeys and bring your questions for a Q&A session!

3-6 p.m. Thursday, March 7
Central Library 6th floor atrium

Join us to cheer on our Health Professions student orgs as they compete in the first ever UTA Ethics Bowl. Each team will answer questions relating to medical ethics and judges will determine who moves on to the final round. Come and go as you have time during the event. Light refreshments will be served.

12-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 3
Maverick Activities Center (MAC) Soccer Gym

The Spring Swing fair is an excellent opportunity for students who plan to go into health profession fields to meet with recruiters and admissions staff from medical, dental, pharmacy, optometry, physician assistant, nursing and other health profession schools from across Texas and around the country.

Monday, April 8
UTA Planetarium outdoor plaza, UTA campus

Arlington is in the prime viewing area for the Great North American Eclipse (total solar eclipse) which will occur on the morning through early afternoon of April 8, and UTA and the Planetarium will be hosting a watch party! This event is expected to draw visitors to the D-FW Metroplex from across the state and around the country. The Planetarium plans several other events in the days preceding the eclipse; see the full events schedule here.

9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, April 19
CPB, CRB, Planetarium theater

The College of Science's annual Discover Student Research Symposium is a celebration of the research excellence of our students and provides an opportunity for students to showcase their research projects in poster format. A period of online judging by a panel of faculty and alumni judges is followed by a day of in-person poster displays and presentations by the finalists on April 19, culminating with an awards presentation. See full details at the Discover website here.

2024-Climate Smart Agriculture Symposium

To promote active learning, enhance mathematics research, and facilitate academic exchange, the department regularly hosts a variety of special events, ranging from summer experience for middle school, high school, and undergraduate students to colloquia and seminars for faculty and graduate students to international conferences that bring world renowned researchers to UTA. These special events and activities have become an integral part of departmental education, research, and increased visibility.


When: Click link above to see session details
Where: Online


When: February 23-25, 2024
Where: Stephen F. Austin State University

**Registration is now closed**

How: Payment info can be found here


When: 2025 TBD
Where: TBD

**Registration is closed for 2024**

Climate Smart Agriculture Symposium

When: Monday, March 25th, 2024
WhereTexas A&M University Kingsville

Click here to Register for Meeting

Regional Math Leaders Meeting

When: Friday, March 22nd, 2024
Where: Pickard Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 309 (from 9am to 1pm)

Register for Parking

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When: TBD
Where: TBD

**Registration is closed for 2023**


When: TBD
Where: In-person at UTA


When: Schedule on Mid-Cities Math Circle website
Where: Check website from link above