Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Jack Hanna

Animals join Jack Hanna on stage

A cheetah, an armadillo, and a flamingo walk into College Park join Jungle Jack Hanna at the Maverick Speakers Series event at 7:30 p.m. today, Tuesday, Feb. 5. The animal expert plans to bring these, a sloth, porcupines, an African penguin, and many other animals from the Dallas Zoo to his lecture. Student tickets are free; limit two.

Student Success

Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS) offers help in dealing with the stress of college and life in general. One-time workshops include MAVS Talk Stress, Wednesday, Feb. 20, and QPR For Suicide Prevention, Wednesdays, Feb. 13 and 27. Ongoing group programs are Befriending 101, Mondays, starting Feb. 11; Overcoming Childhood Adversity, Thursdays, starting Feb. 14; and Renew, Relax, Revive, Mondays and Thursdays, in progress.

The MavsTalk 24-Hour Crisis Line is 817-272-TALK (8825).

The Maverick Resource Hotline links students to academic, social, and professional resources across campus.

Study Abroad Fair

Learn all you want to know about the Study Abroad program in one place 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, in the Palo Duro Lounge. Study Abroad is part of the Maverick Advantage program.


Volunteer Opportunity Exchange

Network with area nonprofit agency representatives to find ongoing or short-term service learning or volunteer opportunities. The event is 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, in the Palo Duro Lounge of the University Center.

Nominate an outstanding academic advisor

Has your advisor made a significant impact on your experience at UTA? If so, nominate a nomination for the Outstanding Academic Advisor Awards. Read more.

UTA Bookstore closed for weekend

The UTA Bookstore will be closed noon Friday, Feb. 8-noon Sunday, Feb. 10, for inventory. The website is open 24/7 at

Tail Waggin' Wednesday

Get ready for Job Fair

Get ready for the All-Majors Job Fair by attending workshops on resumes, cover letters, mock interviews, and more. Start with the Prepare for the Fair Tuesday, Feb. 12.

Volunteer at Job Fair

Helping hands are needed for the All-Majors Job Fair Wednesday, Feb. 27, at the Maverick Activities Center. Register to volunteer by Friday, Feb. 22.

Romancing the Stars

Enjoy a romantic evening under the dark night sky at 6 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 14-16, at the UTA Planetarium. Our astronomers will take you on an adventure of love through space. Tickets are $10 each.

Parking Appeals Committee

Volunteer one hour per month to hear parking appeals from faculty, staff, students, and visitors. Read more.


Student can attend games for free

Currently enrolled UTA students enjoy free admission for two to all UTA athletics events—men's basketball, women's basketball, baseball, and softball. Bring your active UTA ID (Mav Express Card) to College Park Center's Gate 1, located at the corner of Spaniolo Drive and Third Street. Questions? Contact the UTA Box Office at 817-272-9595 or

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