Thursday, June 25, 2020
COVID-19, Diversity, and Health Disparities: A 3-part series on COVID-19, race, and health

Race, health disparities discussion

The School of Social Work will host the first of three live conversations on race, COVID-19, and health disparities at 2 p.m. today, Thursday, June 25. Register to join the discussion on Zoom. Watch on Facebook.

The program continues July 10 and July 16.

Faculty Listening Session

Faculty session Friday

The Faculty Listening Session for the fall academic plan is at noon Friday, June 26, hosted by the Fall Academic and Course Planning Task Force.

The Staff Listening Session is at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 2. If you cannot attend, send questions to by Tuesday, June 30.

Sofia Alcasey, Berford Moncriffe and Laud Dei

Public health becomes a second career

Sofia Alcasey, Berford Moncriffe, and Laud Dei are different ages and come from different professional backgrounds. But they all share a passion for improving health outcomes in their communities.

That passion inspired them to pursue public health degrees at UTA.

Katiyayni (Kati) Balachandran

Aerospace student Amelia Earhart Fellow

Katiyayni (Kati) Balachandran, aerospace engineering doctoral student, is the sixth UTA student to be named an Amelia Earhart Fellow, selected by the Zonta International Foundation. She works with aerospace engineering Professor Kamesh Subbarao in the Aerospace Systems Laboratory.

Early voting at MAC

Early voting for the July 14 Texas primary runoff election is June 29-July 2 and July 5-10 at the Maverick Activities Center. See times/days. Voters must wear masks inside the building and maintain social distancing.

Complete the Census

Mavericks make invaluable contributions to the city of Arlington. Now, you can make an impact by completing the 2020 Census. Log on to

Digital Measures downtime

Digital Measures will undergo scheduled maintenance 8 p.m.-midnight Friday, June 26. The system will be unavailable during this time. Questions? Email

Beware of COVID-19 test scam

Beware of scammers targeting Medicare recipients in the newest COVID-19 test fraud. The crooks offer free tests in exchange for your financial information.

Celebrate Pride: A discussion on the intersections of race, social justice and LGBTQ+ identities in the time of COVID-19. June 30, noon, Zoom, Facebook.

Discussion on race, social justice, LGBTQ+

Celebrate Pride is a discussion on the intersections of race, social justice, and LGBTQ+ identities in the time of COVID-19, led by UTA faculty, students, and LGBTQ+ community members. Join the conversation at noon Tuesday, June 30. Register on Zoom. Watch on Facebook.

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