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Monday, August 28, 2017

Update your contact information for MavAlert system


UTA's MavAlert Emergency Notification System rapidly notifies faculty, staff, and students in the event of a campus emergency via registered email addresses and text message devices. Verify your contact information at

The MavAlert test will coincide with the regular monthly test of the Outdoor Warning System at 12:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month. The City of Arlington's monthly weather warning test will follow at 1 p.m. The next test is Wednesday, Sept. 6.

Business Affairs Training and Development

  • Sept. 5—Create Requisition: MAV eSHOP for Requesters
  • Sept. 6—MAV eSHOP for Shoppers
  • Sept. 7—ProCard
  • Sept. 12—Managing Department Funds
  • Sept. 13—Financial Statements & the Reconciliation Process
  • Sept. 14—Timekeeper

Register at the Business Affairs Training and Development webpage.

Human Resources Learning and Development

  • Aug. 30—Understanding Title IX
  • Sept. 5—PeopleAdmin Applicant Tracking System
  • Sept. 13—Managing Across Generations
  • Sept. 15—Powerful Presentation Skills

Register through the HR Learning and Development webpage.

Unit Effectiveness Process Training

  • Sept. 12—TracDat Planning
  • Sept. 15—TracDat Results
  • Sept. 19—UEP Best Practices

Register through the Institutional Effectiveness and Reporting webpage.

Coming Up

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