August 18, 2016 • View in browserAlumni E-Newsletter Archive
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Leading Diversity

Workforce Development

UTA is developing tomorrow’s workforce through bold initiatives and strategic partnerships with community organizations. The North Texas LEAD, or Leaders and Executives Advocating Diversity, is one of those organizations and recently hosted a dinner celebrating 15 years of forging change in the workplace. President Karbhari spoke at this event and highlighted UTA’s efforts to encourage diversity on its campus. Your University is ranked the fifth most diverse campus by U.S. News & World Report. READ MORE

Saving Lives with Data

Data-Driven Discovery

Junzhou Huang, an assistant professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department, was awarded a National Science Foundation Early Career Development Grant to combine image-omics data into a single file that will better predict life expectancy rates and lead to better treatment options. READ MORE

Creating Access and Success

Access and Success

ApplyUTA is a new program geared toward assisting exceptional college-ready students in the Latino community who want to pursue a degree at UTA. READ MORE


Innovative Research

Paul Paulus, Department of Psychology Distinguished University Prof., published Asynchronous Brainstorming in an Industrial Setting and the study was cited in a Forbes article on how his research could increase workplace productivity. READ MORE



Alumna and Fox 12 Oregon journalist, Elizabeth Dinh shared her UTA pride on social media. As part of our new look this fall, we’re asking you to do the same. Reconnect with us through our channels and redesigned newsletter. #utaalumni #alwaysamaverick READ MORE

Mav Move-In

Carry on the Tradition

Be a part of Maverick Stampede and show incoming students what it means to be a member of the Mav Family! Join other UTA alumni and the Alumni Relations team as they pitch in and welcome students back to campus. REGISTER HERE

Alumni Engagement

Maverick Speaker Series
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August 22 | Monday

Mav Move-In | Remember that feeling when you moved into the dorms and saw hundreds of volunteers waiting to help you? Return the favor at Mav Move-In and join alumni from around Arlington as we welcome the next generation of Mavericks to UTA. You can REGISTER HERE or contact Alumni Relations at

August 23 | Tuesday

Career Development Center |

The opening of UTA’s Career Development Center next Tuesday, August 23. Dr. Karbhari and a host of others will officially cut the ribbon on the renovated building space. Current students and alumni are welcome to use the resources of the development center to learn how to further their careers. READ MORE

September 16 | Friday

UTA Night at the Levitt | Mark your calendar for this year’s UTA Night at the Levitt concert featuring Seryn. Alumni Relations will host a dinner catered by J. Gilligans prior to the event catered and reserve seating near the stage. Tickets for the 7:00 pm dinner and 8:00 pm concert will be available soon.

October 16 | Sunday

UTA Night at FC Dallas | Join us for a happy hour at Mattito’s and a pre-game experience at Toyota Stadium in Frisco as FC Dallas takes on the Seattle Sounders Football Club. Check back with us to purchase tickets to the 6:00 pm game and UTA Alumni Relations festivities.

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