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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Student elections today


Vote for Homecoming king and queen, student senators, and UTA Ambassadors until 6 p.m. today, Tuesday, Oct. 24, in the University Center Gallery. Bring a photo ID, preferably your UTA student ID. LEARN MORE.

Participate in new sit volleyball program

  sit volleyball  

Learn about sit volleyball, part of UTA’s Adapted Athletics Sport Club, at an open gym night 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25, on court #3 at the Maverick Activities Center. Bring your friends, form a team, and practice for the end-of-season tournament Wednesday, Nov. 1. Enjoy a night of entertainment and friendly competition. For more information, email

Be part of Homecoming Parade

  homecoming parade  

Your student group is encouraged to enter a float, golf cart, or walking entry in the UTA Goes Hollywood Homecoming Parade. Prizes of $250 and $100 will be awarded to the first and second place entries in the departmental and student organization categories. Register by Tuesday, Oct. 31. Go to for entry form, rules, and regulations.

Maverick Orientation leader applications available

  orientation leaders  

New Maverick Orientation is now accepting applications for the 2018 Maverick Orientation leader teams. Applicants for both freshman and transfer orientation leader positions must have a minimum GPA of 2.5, be a full-time undergraduate student, and be in good standing with the University. Apply online by Wednesday, Nov. 3.

Web publishing tools SSH, FTP no longer available

Secure Shell (SSH) and SSH Secure File Transfer (FTP) will no longer be available starting Friday, Oct. 27. Faculty, staff, and students with a Windows operating system should use PuTTY and FileZilla to access web publishing on sites and on Omega, Gamma, and SQL servers. Mac users will continue to use the built-in software Terminal for FTP processes. For more information, read How to use PuTTY to connect to Omega and Gamma servers and How to download and connect FileZilla to Omega Server articles. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, contact the IT Help Desk at 817-272-2208 or


Important Dates

  • Nov. 1—Last day to drop classes; submit requests to adviser prior to 4 p.m.
  • Nov. 6—Registration begins for spring 2018 semester
  • Nov. 23-24—Thanksgiving holidays; no classes

MSS Roland Fryer

Coming Up

  coming up  

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