July 31, 2017 • View in browserAlumni E-Newsletter Archive
The University of Texas at Arlington Alumni Relations


Mav Move-In Needs You!
Calling All Mavs!

Calling all alumni! University Housing needs your help volunteering for the 2017 Move-In. An annual tradition that takes place this year on August 21, Mav Move-In brings together the entire UTA family to support incoming campus residents. VOLUNTEER

Prestigious NSF Grant
Fighting Osteoperosis

Rhonda Prisby, associate professor of kinesiology, received a $250,000 National Science Foundation grant to design a revolutionary device that could stimulate bone growth and ultimately be used to prevent osteoporosis. READ MORE

Maverick Judge
Judge Jackson

Maria T. Jackson ('87) serves as the presiding judge of the 339th State District Court in Houston, Harris County. The Honorable Jackson was first elected in 2008 and was named one of the Top 30 Most Influential Women of Houston.

Recognizing Scholar Athletes
Academics and Athletics

The men's basketball program received a Team Academic Excellence Award from the National Association of Basketball Coaches for maintaining a cumulative 3.0 team GPA. READ MORE

Teaching excellence
Five UTA Faculty Win Regetns Outstanding Teaching Awards

Five UTA faculty members are among University of Texas System educators honored with 2017 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Awards for excellence in the classroom. They are Carla Amaro-Jiménez, Ramón López, Laura Mydlarz, Kathryn Hamilton Warren, and Robert L. Woods. READ MORE

Alumni @ WOrk
Alumni @ Work

Alumni who work at UTA gathered at the Maverick Activities Center last week to celebrate their alma mater at one of our expanding alumni programs.

Maverick Speakers Series
Mark Your Calendar

August 1 | Tuesday

Fort Worth Chapter Meeting | The Fort Worth Alumni Chapter will meet from noon to 1 pm at Joe T. Garcia's to network and discuss chapter events. College of Engineering Dean, Peter Crouch, will provide updates about the College’s exciting progress on UTA’s strategic plan. REGISTER

August 29 | Tuesday

Pizza with the President: Alumni Edition | Join fellow Mavericks at Legal Draft in downtown Arlington for Pizza with the President from 6 to 7:30 pm. Visit with President Vistasp Karbhari while enjoying pizza, beverages, and an evening filled with Maverick pride at Arlington's newest craft brewery. REGISTER

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Purpose Statement

Development and Alumni Relations at UTA is here to build traditions and create communities among the hundreds of thousands of current students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends of UTA. As part of the dedicated Alumni Relations mission, our team is here to support your opportunity to be a part of the University family. We want to hear your stories and success as well as create a pathway for you to stay engaged. Email us at alumni@uta.edu and use this newsletter to stay in the mix with those you care about at The University of Texas at Arlington.

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