Tuesday, February 12, 2019
The Commons

The Commons a bright place to study

Enjoy a sunny day while you study in The Commons' various seating areas. The large glass walls on the south side bathe the areas in natural light.

Student organizations can reserve rooms for events at The Commons. Contact the conference coordinator in the University and Student Center Operations Office at 817-272-2929 or

Student Success

Help is available at academic labs and clinics for a hard assignment or just to understand a certain concept. Upperclass and graduate students provide assistance at no cost in accounting, economics, chemistry, physics, math, and engineering.

The Writing Center provides tutoring, online assistance, and workshops for any student who needs help with writing.

The Language Acquisition Center is essential for mastering a new language.

Enrollment growth continues

The spring semester brought 43,939 students, a 2.39 percent increase over spring 2018. The global student population is expected to exceed 60,000 this academic year. Read more.

University Advising Center

The University Advising Center is now open for advising 9 a.m.-noon on Saturdays in February and March.

IRB Mini-Conference

Plan to attend the Institutional Review Board Mini-Conference Friday, Feb. 15, if you conduct human subject research or are interested in the IRB application process. View the schedule and RSVP.

Men's b-ball tied for 1st

The men's basketball team is now tied for first place with Texas State in Sun Belt Conference play. Keep up with the Mavericks at

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A Capella Choir concert

Enjoy live music tonight at the UTA A Cappella Choir concert in Irons Recital Hall in the south Fine Arts Building. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. today, Tuesday, Feb. 12. Tickets are $6 for students and $9 general admission.

UTA Night with the Dallas Mavericks

UTA Night at the Dallas Mavericks

The deadline to buy tickets to UTA Night with the Dallas Mavericks is 7:30 p.m. today, Tuesday, Feb. 12. Buy tickets online to see the professional Mavs vs. the Miami Heat Wednesday, Feb. 13, at American Airlines Center.

Jungle Jack Hanna

Jack Hanna checks out a prehensile-tailed porcupine from the Dallas Zoo at the Maverick Speakers Series event last Tuesday. Hanna shared tales of his career while zookeepers spoke about the animals. See more photos.

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Pie Five ownership change

On Feb. 6, the Pie Five Pizza restaurant at College Park District closed, as it is undergoing a change in franchisee ownership. UTA is working closely with the franchise corporation regarding its plans to reopen the location as a Pie Five Pizza.

Maventure camp leaders

Do you have what it takes to be a Maventure camp leader? Be part of welcoming incoming Mavericks at three two-day orientation programs. Read more.

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