Friday, November 13, 2020
Daily Self-Check before Coming to Campus. All employees must take their temperature daily before going to campus. If you experience any symptoms that are new, worsening or not normal for you, please remain or return home.
Kate Hyun

Natural disaster response

Kate Hyun, assistant professor of civil engineering, will use a U.S. Department of Transportation grant to incorporate environmental justice as an additional factor to determine where resources get dispersed during a natural disaster.


Helping cancer patients

Alyssa Tijerina, nursing and psychology junior, has a passion for helping cancer patients and for mental health, which has put her on a path to becoming a psychiatric nurse practitioner and helped her land a unique internship at the Texas Center for Proton Therapy.

Fireworks at Davis Hall

Fireworks Monday

A video shoot will include fireworks during filming 5:30-9 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16, at the big UTA flowerbed at Cooper Street and South Nedderman Drive. Vehicles in parking lot F9 at Davis Hall will need to leave by 5:30 p.m. and park in other permitted lots. Nedderman Drive will be closed between Greek Row and Cooper during this time period.

Library material delivery

As of Monday, Nov. 16, faculty-requested library materials can be picked up at the Central Library or shipped to faculty members’ residences. On-campus delivery will be suspended until the spring semester.

Handshake Supervisor Training

Come to the Handshake Supervisor Training for an overview on how to login, post a job, and review your applicants. Register for the session, which is 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, on Teams.

Give blood next week

Help save lives by donating blood with Carter BloodCare Monday-Thursday, Nov. 16-19, on the Library and University Center malls. Schedule your donation time.

Maverick Meal Kits

Maverick Catering is introducing Maverick Meal Kits for home for as low as $34.99. To place an order, please call 817-272-2304. Orders must be placed 48 hours in advance.

Holiday discounts

The UTA Bookstore is offering 20% off one item, 25% off two, and 30% off three or more items through Monday, Nov. 30. For the online sale with free shipping, use the code SAVEMORE.

Share your gratitude

What are you most thankful for this year? Share your thoughts at

Help pantry provide Thanksgiving meals

The UTA/Tri-C Food Pantry needs items for the Thanksgiving holiday. To donate, call 817-933-6520.

Items needed are:

  • Loaves of fresh bread—50
  • Fresh fruit—50-100 apples, 50-100 oranges, 50-100 bananas
  • Fresh onions—100
  • Boxed mashed potato mix—50
  • Boxed stuffing mix—40 any flavor and 40 vegetarian
  • Juice in single-serve boxed or canned—200
  • Packaged cookies (not the individual serving)—50
  • Banquet Homestyle Bakes (complete meal kit)—50
  • Canned apple pie filling—40
  • Canned pumpkin pie filling—40
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