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Friday, April 7, 2017

Outstanding Maverick Awards

Congratulations to Outstanding Maverick honorees

Individual employees and one team were celebrated as this year's Outstanding Maverick Award winners at the employee recognition dinner Wednesday night. The evening recognized the award winners and employees with 25 and 35 years of service to to the University. A reception on Wednesday, April 12, will honor employees with 10, 15, and 20 years of service. LEARN MORE.

Mav Milestones

  Expressions in Leadership  

At UTA, leadership is thriving among the student body. Last weekend student leaders from across campus came together at the second annual Expressions in Leadership conference. Leadership is one of the Five Distinguishing Activities in the Maverick Advantage, UTA's quality enhancement plan. LEARN MORE.

UT Share offline this weekend for improvements

  UT Share  

The UT Share PeopleSoft applications for Human Resources and Finance are moving to a new hardware and network environment. Those applications will not be available starting at 5 p.m. today, Friday, April 7, through Monday, April 10. Complete any critical tasks or outstanding approvals as early as possible to ensure minimal impact to your department. Hyperion Budgeting will be available during this time. A message will be sent when UT Share is relaunched with a new web address. Update browser bookmarks, favorites, and links. You also may be required to create an exception to your browser's pop-up blocker. Email for questions or concerns.

SAC collecting donations for animal shelter

  sac animal drive  

The Staff Advisory Council hosts a donation drive for the city of Arlington's Animal Services. The collection effort focuses on urgent-need items. Donations are accepted through Friday, April 28, in rooms 305 in Carlisle Hall, 101 in Maverick Activities Center, 242 in Nedderman Hall, and 102 in University Hall, and in suite 221 at 202 E. Border St.

Early voting for May 6 election at MAC

UTA is a polling place for early voting in the May 6 joint general and special elections. Voting will be 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, April 25-27, in the Maverick Activities Center. Learn more about the election on the Tarrant County Election Office website and at

Coming Up

  drug takeback  

Saturday, April 8—The Big Event

Monday, April 10—Percussion Ensemble Concert

Monday, April 10-Friday, April 21—MFA Thesis Exhibition

Through April 10—Spring Into Action Physical Activity Challenge registration

Wednesday, April 12—National Robotics Week Showcase

Wednesday, April 12—Faculty Artist Recital: Terri Sanchez, Flute

Wednesday-Thursday, April 12-13—UTA Music International Jazz Week

Thursday, April 13—TEDxUTA

Thursday, April 13-Sunday, April 23—MavPlays

See more on the UTA events calendar.

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