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UTA In The News — Friday, February 10, 2017

Friday, February 10, 2017

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Measuring oxygen consumption

Mark Haykowsky, UTA College of Nursing and Innovation professor, led a team of researchers in using a novel noninvasive technique to measure oxygen consumption in the legs of heart failure patients, Health Medicine Network,, Cardiovascular Business and Science Daily reported.

Fictional portrayals

Inside Higher Ed interviewed Barbara Tobolowsky, a UTA associate professor in education leadership and policy, about the fictional portrayal of higher education scholars.

Innovation Day

Dallas Innovates reported on UTA’s Innovation Day and MowBot, the winner of a student Shark Tank-style competition.

Flu breathalyzer

KOLR CBS 10 in Springfield, Mo., reported on a new flu breathalyzer device developed by UTA researchers.

Enrollment numbers

UTA’s fall 2016 record enrollment was mentioned in a Times Record News article about a drop in Midwestern State University’s enrollment.

WSJ letter

Roger Meiners, the Goolsby-Rosenthal Endowed Chair in economics in the UTA College of Business, said in a letter published in The Wall Street Journal that the standard of living is falling dramatically in Mexico, partially because of the government corruption there.

Degree programs and the Houston Chronicle mentioned UTA in an article about respected degree programs at Texas colleges.

Court decision

WOAI 1200 AM in San Antonio, KRLD 1080 AM and WBAP 820 AM interviewed Allan Saxe, a UTA associate professor of political science, on the Texas “anti-sanctuary city” bill and the court’s decision on President Trump’s immigration ban.

Planetarium couples show

Arlington BubbleLife highlighted “Romancing the Stars," a couples-only show at the UTA Planetarium, in an article about Valentine’s Day in Arlington.

UTA grad at Library of Congress

The Library of Congress, InfoDocket and EIN Presswire reported that alumna Paulette Marie Hasier has been appointed chief of the Geography and Map Division at the Library of Congress. Hasier earned her doctoral degree in transatlantic history from UTA.

Alum named to board

Yahoo! Finance Canada, CNBC and Financial Buzz reported that alumnus Roger Kone has been named to the BorgWarner board of directors. Krone earned a master’s degree in aerospace engineering from UTA.

UTA grad promoted

Alumnus Kevin Craddock has joined Clearfield Inc. as national account manager for AT&T, CNBC and reported. Craddock earned a bachelor’s degree in business from UTA.

Alumna named COO

Medical City Green Oaks Hospital has named alumna Krysla Karlix as its new chief operating officer, D Healthcare Magazine reported. Karlix earned a master of science in social work from UTA.