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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

basketball win over austin

Mavs beat Longhorns 72-61, a first for UTA

History was made Tuesday night when the Maverick men's basketball team claimed its first victory over Texas. Read more about the triumph and upcoming men's and women's basketball games at

Fall UTArlington Magazine spotlights UTA basketball and more; articles now include comments section

UTA Magazine fall 2016

Take an in-depth look at UTA’s outstanding basketball teams in the fall issue of UTArlington Magazine. You'll also get a look at alumnus Bongani Mlambo’s recent film work, learn how UTA researchers are working to preserve endangered languages, and discover all the latest news happening on campus. Every article includes a link for posting comments. You can also “like” the magazine’s Facebook page and receive updates in your newsfeed.

On-air reporting provides unique experience

broadcast students

Broadcast students are part of a unique partnership with Univision 23, a Spanish-language television station in Dallas-Fort Worth. The partnership, called Proyecto U, allows students to spend the fall semester producing four newscasts for the station—three taped shows and one live broadcast. WATCH THE VIDEO.

Immigration Forum to address rights, concerns

Center for Mexican American Studies

A bilingual forum on immigration is set for 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, in the Swift Center. The Center for Mexican American Studies hosts the event, which will cover rights, relief, fraud prevention, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), and Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA).

Events affect Lot 36, College Park South garage

Lot 36 by the Social Work complex will close at 10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2, for staging of the floats for the Arlington Holiday Lights Parade. All vehicles must relocate to adjacent lots or be towed.

Because of a large event on Saturday, Dec. 10, College Park South parking garage will close at 10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9. All vehicles on the lower level must be moved or will be towed. Expect paid parking in all east campus event lots. Vehicles with an active UTA permit can park for free in any event parking lot.

Mark calendar for annual holiday reception

holiday reception

Come for the good food, the great friends, and the festive sounds of UTA’s Jazz Orchestra, conducted by Professor Tim Ishii, at the Faculty and Staff Holiday Reception. President Vistasp and Lisa Karbhari host the gathering 3-5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9, at the Bluebonnet Ballroom of the E.H. Hereford University Center.

Free class uses foam roller for fitness tool

Arrosti logo

Learn how to improve flexibility, increase blood flow and circulation, and reduce injuries and pain using a foam roller at a free class. The UTA Wellness Committee and Airrosti host the event 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13, in Room 102B of the Maverick Activities Center. RSVP to 800-404-6050; lunch provided.

Coming Up

holiday lights parade

Big Band Jazz Concert, Thursday, Dec. 1

Arlington Holiday Lights Parade, Saturday, Dec. 3

UTA Symphony Orchestra Concert, Saturday, Dec. 3

Maverick Dance Company Concert, Friday-Sunday Dec. 9-11

A for King & Country Christmas Tour, Saturday, Dec. 10

Commencement ceremonies, Thursday-Saturday, Dec. 15-17

See more on the UTA events calendar.


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