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News Releases 2017

December

  • UTA researcher working to correlate blast trauma to neuronal damage in the brain
    Understanding neural damage

    UTA researcher working to correlate blast trauma to neuronal damage in the brain

    Friday, December 22, 2017

  • UTA extends partnership with Apache Corporation on water quality study in West Texas
    Collaboration with business

    UTA extends partnership with Apache Corporation on water quality study in West Texas

    Thursday, December 21, 2017

  • UTA researchers focus on pain management in older adults
    Supporting undertreated conditions

    UTA researchers focus on pain management in older adults

    Wednesday, December 20, 2017

  • UTA professor’s archaeological field school earns national award
    Diversity recognition

    UTA professor’s archaeological field school earns national award

    Wednesday, December 20, 2017

  • UTA researcher earns TxDOT contracts to inspect, evaluate and monitor DFW-area bridges
    Checking bridges

    UTA researcher earns TxDOT contracts to inspect, evaluate and monitor DFW-area bridges

    Monday, December 18, 2017

  • UTAPD wins fifth consecutive National Night Out award
    UTAPD honored

    UTAPD wins fifth consecutive National Night Out award

    Friday, December 15, 2017

  • UTA leads Texas universities in number of National Academy of Inventors Fellows
    National Honor

    UTA leads Texas universities in number of National Academy of Inventors Fellows

    Thursday, December 14, 2017

  • UTA civil engineer earns patent for integrated sensor and algorithm to monitor stiffness in sulfate-rich soils
    New patent

    UTA civil engineer earns patent for integrated sensor and algorithm to monitor stiffness in sulfate-rich soils

    Thursday, December 14, 2017

  • UTA researcher publishes article in prestigious journal on multi-channel, nonlinear-optical processing devices
    Breakthrough research

    UTA researcher publishes article in prestigious journal on multi-channel, nonlinear-optical processing devices

    Thursday, December 14, 2017

  • UTA professor of chemistry and biochemistry receives Doctor Honoris Causa
    International recognition

    UTA professor of chemistry and biochemistry receives Doctor Honoris Causa

    Wednesday, December 13, 2017

  • UTA FabLab leads national collaboration
    UTA leads collaboration

    UTA FabLab leads national collaboration

    Wednesday, December 13, 2017

  •  UTA poised to confer thousands of degrees during Fall 2017 commencement ceremonies
    Walking the stage

    UTA poised to confer thousands of degrees during Fall 2017 commencement ceremonies

    Tuesday, December 12, 2017

  • UTA leaders and alumni among D CEO’s Dallas 500
    Dallas 500

    UTA leaders and alumni among D CEO’s Dallas 500

    Monday, December 11, 2017

  • UTA researcher helping to improve Corps of Engineers’ watershed modeling capability
    Water model

    UTA researcher helping to improve Corps of Engineers’ watershed modeling capability

    Tuesday, December 5, 2017

  • UTA researchers show that sexual harassment on the job still carries large impact
    Workplace issues

    UTA researchers show that sexual harassment on the job still carries large impact

    Monday, December 4, 2017

  •  UTA researchers identify proteins that may help stressed mitochondria to recover
    Disease therapy possibilities

    UTA researchers identify proteins that may help stressed mitochondria to recover

    Monday, December 4, 2017

  • Nagy appointed Vice President for Student Affairs
    New appointment

    Nagy appointed Vice President for Student Affairs

    Monday, December 4, 2017

  • UTA’s Matsler wins statewide award for excellence in science education
    Skoog Award

    UTA’s Matsler wins statewide award for excellence in science education

    Friday, December 1, 2017

  • UTA student wins film competition for proposed Texas Bullet Train
    Winning film

    UTA student wins film competition for proposed Texas Bullet Train

    Friday, December 1, 2017

November

  • UTA researchers publish expert review on new cancer biomarkers
    Decoding cancer

    UTA researchers publish expert review on new cancer biomarkers

    Tuesday, November 28, 2017

  • UTA faculty, students, alumni featured on new Patti LaBelle album
    Legendary collaboration

    UTA faculty, students, alumni featured on new Patti LaBelle album

    Wednesday, November 22, 2017

  • UTA leads Texas in serving military veterans
    Best for military veterans

    UTA leads Texas in serving military veterans

    Tuesday, November 21, 2017

  •  Three studies from UTA’s CLEAR Lab detect harmful pathogenic bacteria in Texas groundwater near natural gas extraction sites
    Protecting groundwater

    Three studies from UTA’s CLEAR Lab detect harmful pathogenic bacteria in Texas groundwater near natural gas extraction sites

    Tuesday, November 21, 2017

  • UTA students, alumni honored at 15th annual Lone Star Emmy Awards
    Broadcasters honored

    UTA students, alumni honored at 15th annual Lone Star Emmy Awards

    Tuesday, November 14, 2017

  • UTA’s Emotional Robotics Living Lab will research how robots can be integrated into homes as companions and caregivers
    Robots and Theatre

    UTA’s Emotional Robotics Living Lab will research how robots can be integrated into homes as companions and caregivers

    Monday, November 13, 2017

  • Director of UTA’s minor in disability studies honored for research
    Research honored

    Director of UTA’s minor in disability studies honored for research

    Friday, November 10, 2017

  • UTA professor honored with International United Designs Alliance Medallion
    Winning design

    UTA professor honored with International United Designs Alliance Medallion

    Friday, November 10, 2017

  • Equity, freedom in Dallas Freedman’s Towns subject of event
    Dillon Symposium

    Equity, freedom in Dallas Freedman’s Towns subject of event

    Wednesday, November 8, 2017

  • UTA chemist Kevin Schug wins ACS J. Calvin Giddings Award
    Improving student experience

    UTA chemist Kevin Schug wins ACS J. Calvin Giddings Award

    Tuesday, November 7, 2017

  • Donor establishes endowed chair at UTA to promote research and innovation in automotive design, mechanical engineering, and Formula SAE team
    Endowed Chair

    Donor establishes endowed chair at UTA to promote research and innovation in automotive design, mechanical engineering, and Formula SAE team

    Friday, November 3, 2017

  • College Choice ranks UTA’s online master or education in curriculum and instruction best in country
    No. 1 in the Nation

    College Choice ranks UTA’s online master or education in curriculum and instruction best in country

    Friday, November 3, 2017

  • UTA professor wins Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award, Liaoning China Friendship Award, named Thompson Reuters Highly Cited Scholar
    Lifetime Achievements

    UTA professor wins Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award, Liaoning China Friendship Award, named Thompson Reuters Highly Cited Scholar

    Friday, November 3, 2017

  • Veterans Business Outreach Center sponsoring first symposium/resource fair
    Helping veterans

    Veterans Business Outreach Center sponsoring first symposium/resource fair

    Thursday, November 2, 2017

  • UTA’s Armstrong, Dasgupta named to 2017 Power List by The Analytical Scientist magazine
    International recognition

    UTA’s Armstrong, Dasgupta named to 2017 Power List by The Analytical Scientist magazine

    Thursday, November 2, 2017

  • UTA’s Davis named No. 1 budget officer in large companies/not-for-profits by DBJ
    CFO of the Year

    UTA’s Davis named No. 1 budget officer in large companies/not-for-profits by DBJ

    Wednesday, November 1, 2017

  • UTA ranked No. 1 in Texas for adult learners
    Highly ranked

    UTA ranked No. 1 in Texas for adult learners

    Wednesday, November 1, 2017

October

  • UTA employees honored for saving life of heart attack victim
    Hearts of gold

    UTA employees honored for saving life of heart attack victim

    Tuesday, October 31, 2017

  • Week of celebration marks UTA Homecoming 2017
    Welcome home

    Week of celebration marks UTA Homecoming 2017

    Monday, October 30, 2017

  • UTA professor’s book says lack of transit access increases social inequality
    Transit desert

    UTA professor’s book says lack of transit access increases social inequality

    Thursday, October 26, 2017

  • UTA alumna/Arlington teacher earns national award
    Milken educator

    UTA alumna/Arlington teacher earns national award

    Thursday, October 26, 2017

  • UTA researchers offer massive open online course on using analytics to optimize learning in academic, workplace and informal settings
    Optimizing learning

    UTA researchers offer massive open online course on using analytics to optimize learning in academic, workplace and informal settings

    Wednesday, October 25, 2017

  • UTA honors Distinguished Alumni for commitment to University, community engagement
    Distinguished Alumni

    UTA honors Distinguished Alumni for commitment to University, community engagement

    Monday, October 23, 2017

  • UTA, CARCON Industries & Construction honored for collaboration to enhance education in construction engineering and management
    Collaborative effort honored

    UTA, CARCON Industries & Construction honored for collaboration to enhance education in construction engineering and management

    Friday, October 20, 2017

  • UTA advances in Center for World University Rankings
    Upward trajectory

    UTA advances in Center for World University Rankings

    Friday, October 20, 2017

  • UTA aerospace engineer receives Army Research Lab grant to advance limitations of computed tomography
    Creating better scans

    UTA aerospace engineer receives Army Research Lab grant to advance limitations of computed tomography

    Monday, October 16, 2017

  • UTA researchers earn grant to help Texas city prioritize post-Harvey debris cleanup
    Mapping a mess

    UTA researchers earn grant to help Texas city prioritize post-Harvey debris cleanup

    Friday, October 13, 2017

  • UTA News en Español nominated for student production award
    Award nomination

    UTA News en Español nominated for student production award

    Friday, October 13, 2017

  • Special Assistant to the Provost receives Legacy of Women award
    Role model honored

    Special Assistant to the Provost receives Legacy of Women award

    Thursday, October 12, 2017

  • UTA researcher earns grant to develop gas sensor to detect lung cancer from breath
    Cancer detector

    UTA researcher earns grant to develop gas sensor to detect lung cancer from breath

    Wednesday, October 11, 2017

  • Special piece of UTA history returns to campus
    Returned memories

    Special piece of UTA history returns to campus

    Wednesday, October 11, 2017

  • UTA bioengineering team to collaborate with UT Southwestern neonatal team to facilitate bedside monitoring with advanced analysis that helps assess brain problems
    Neonatal help

    UTA bioengineering team to collaborate with UT Southwestern neonatal team to facilitate bedside monitoring with advanced analysis that helps assess brain problems

    Monday, October 9, 2017

  • UTA develops cutting-edge lubricant technologies that can improve gas mileage while reducing wear and emissions
    Cutting-edge technologies

    UTA develops cutting-edge lubricant technologies that can improve gas mileage while reducing wear and emissions

    Friday, October 6, 2017

  • UTA receives grant to continue veteran success program
    Serving veterans

    UTA receives grant to continue veteran success program

    Friday, October 6, 2017

  • First UTA Undergraduate Research Showcase highlights students’ projects
    Research opportunities

    First UTA Undergraduate Research Showcase highlights students’ projects

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017

  • UTA wins funding to prepare first-generation, low-income, minority undergraduates to pursue doctoral degrees
    Enhancing diversity

    UTA wins funding to prepare first-generation, low-income, minority undergraduates to pursue doctoral degrees

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017

  • Life science experts to converge at UTA for bionorthTX  third annual iC3 Life Science Summit October 12th
    Leading in health

    Life science experts to converge at UTA for bionorthTX third annual iC3 Life Science Summit October 12th

    Tuesday, October 3, 2017

  • UTA study sheds new light on earth’s evolution, suggests hydrogen, oxygen, water and carbon dioxide generated in earth’s mantle
    Evolutionary study

    UTA study sheds new light on earth’s evolution, suggests hydrogen, oxygen, water and carbon dioxide generated in earth’s mantle

    Tuesday, October 3, 2017

  • UTA alumna named Texas Teacher of the Year
    Alumna honored

    UTA alumna named Texas Teacher of the Year

    Tuesday, October 3, 2017

  • UTA civil engineer earns grant to implement hyper-resolution modeling for the National Water Model
    Precision forecasting

    UTA civil engineer earns grant to implement hyper-resolution modeling for the National Water Model

    Monday, October 2, 2017

  • UTA student loan default rate drops for fourth year in a row
    Impact of a degree

    UTA student loan default rate drops for fourth year in a row

    Monday, October 2, 2017

September

  • UTA civil engineer earns grant to improve quality of streamflow modeling
    Water modeling

    UTA civil engineer earns grant to improve quality of streamflow modeling

    Friday, September 29, 2017

  • UTA named “Cool School” for sustainability efforts across campus
    Focus on sustainability

    UTA named “Cool School” for sustainability efforts across campus

    Friday, September 29, 2017

  • UTA to receive Minority Access’ Diversity Institution Award
    Honored for diversity

    UTA to receive Minority Access’ Diversity Institution Award

    Thursday, September 28, 2017

  • UTA Police enhance safety measures and lower crime rate
    Campus safety

    UTA Police enhance safety measures and lower crime rate

    Thursday, September 28, 2017

  • UTA study says zinc can halt the growth of cancer cells
    Inhibiting cancer cells

    UTA study says zinc can halt the growth of cancer cells

    Wednesday, September 27, 2017

  • Acculturation may be a predictor of birth trauma in adolescent Latina moms
    Researching young mothers

    Acculturation may be a predictor of birth trauma in adolescent Latina moms

    Wednesday, September 27, 2017

  • UTA landscape architecture director named to national panel
    Community resiliency

    UTA landscape architecture director named to national panel

    Wednesday, September 27, 2017

  • UTA engineer’s research will lead to longer-lasting aircraft structures
    Boeing grant

    UTA engineer’s research will lead to longer-lasting aircraft structures

    Monday, September 25, 2017

  • Computer science and engineering researcher teams with industry to provide facial recognition technology
    Computer vision

    Computer science and engineering researcher teams with industry to provide facial recognition technology

    Thursday, September 21, 2017

  • UTA study finds public-private partnerships key to making telemedicine sustainable
    Telemedicine

    UTA study finds public-private partnerships key to making telemedicine sustainable

    Thursday, September 21, 2017

  • Computer science and engineering researcher earns grant to combine methods to better analyze brain image data
    Brain analysis

    Computer science and engineering researcher earns grant to combine methods to better analyze brain image data

    Tuesday, September 19, 2017

  •  UTA and Lumen Learning organize Massive Online Open Course on open education, costs and learning outcomes
    Future of education

    UTA and Lumen Learning organize Massive Online Open Course on open education, costs and learning outcomes

    Monday, September 18, 2017

  • New recruits, returning talent have Mavericks poised a year of academic and athletic success
    Poised for success

    New recruits, returning talent have Mavericks poised a year of academic and athletic success

    Thursday, September 14, 2017

  • UTA ranked nation’s top public research university for least student debt
    Low debt, high diversity

    UTA ranked nation’s top public research university for least student debt

    Tuesday, September 12, 2017

  • UTA’s David Nygren receives Marie Sklodowska-Curie award
    International recognition

    UTA’s David Nygren receives Marie Sklodowska-Curie award

    Thursday, September 7, 2017

  • UTA researchers discover connection between low oxygen levels and a human gene
    Cancer Link

    UTA researchers discover connection between low oxygen levels and a human gene

    Wednesday, September 6, 2017

  • Schools of architecture, urban and public affairs to celebrate history
    50th Anniversary

    Schools of architecture, urban and public affairs to celebrate history

    Wednesday, September 6, 2017

  • UTA welcomes largest freshman class ever
    Academic excellence

    UTA welcomes largest freshman class ever

    Wednesday, September 6, 2017

  • Computer science and engineering researcher earns grant to allow third-party users to tap into location-based data
    Data sharing

    Computer science and engineering researcher earns grant to allow third-party users to tap into location-based data

    Tuesday, September 5, 2017

August

  • UTA and DART partner to offer transformational learning experience
    Experiential learning

    UTA and DART partner to offer transformational learning experience

    Thursday, August 31, 2017

  • UTA assists Texans in need after historic natural disaster
    Helping Harvey’s victims

    UTA assists Texans in need after historic natural disaster

    Thursday, August 31, 2017

  • UTA researcher’s data on Brays Bayou helps Houston area prepare, initiate effective emergency plans
    Bayou connection

    UTA researcher’s data on Brays Bayou helps Houston area prepare, initiate effective emergency plans

    Tuesday, August 29, 2017

  • UTA among top universities in nation for degrees awarded to minority students
    Leader in diversity

    UTA among top universities in nation for degrees awarded to minority students

    Monday, August 28, 2017

  • Equipment grant will allow UTA researchers to safely send, receive high-speed data
    Securing data

    Equipment grant will allow UTA researchers to safely send, receive high-speed data

    Friday, August 25, 2017

  • UTA adds transfer students to list of scholarship recipients
    Terry Scholars

    UTA adds transfer students to list of scholarship recipients

    Friday, August 25, 2017

  • Student team earns award at national competition
    Rising Star

    Student team earns award at national competition

    Friday, August 25, 2017

  • UTA researchers are refining their automated fact-checking system
    Finding fake news

    UTA researchers are refining their automated fact-checking system

    Thursday, August 24, 2017

  • Maverick Move-In Day
    Move-In Day

    Maverick Move-In Day

    Wednesday, August 23, 2017

  • UTA researchers working to develop new tool for non-invasive neuromodulation of human brain
    Making (brain) waves

    UTA researchers working to develop new tool for non-invasive neuromodulation of human brain

    Tuesday, August 22, 2017

  • Donors establish endowed chair to promote research and innovation in business and engineering
    Endowed chair

    Donors establish endowed chair to promote research and innovation in business and engineering

    Tuesday, August 22, 2017

  • New bike share program comes to campus
    Bike Share

    New bike share program comes to campus

    Tuesday, August 22, 2017

  • Student-athletes soar in the classroom and on the court
    Maverick success

    Student-athletes soar in the classroom and on the court

    Thursday, August 17, 2017

  • UTA astrophysicists predict Earth-like planet may exist in star system only 16 light years away
    Potential new earth

    UTA astrophysicists predict Earth-like planet may exist in star system only 16 light years away

    Thursday, August 17, 2017

  • Music alumna wins professional vocal competition in Italy
    Winning voice

    Music alumna wins professional vocal competition in Italy

    Thursday, August 17, 2017

  • Undergraduates find “transformative experience” through UTA’s sponsorship of new undergraduate research programs
    Transformative experience

    Undergraduates find “transformative experience” through UTA’s sponsorship of new undergraduate research programs

    Wednesday, August 16, 2017

  • UTA researcher developing airborne network computing platform for UAVs
    Aerial computing

    UTA researcher developing airborne network computing platform for UAVs

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017

  • Water agencies' funded pipe research could lead to standards used in future infrastructure
    Pipe behavior

    Water agencies' funded pipe research could lead to standards used in future infrastructure

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017

  • UTA chemistry professor awarded Talanta Medal for outstanding contributions to analytical chemistry
    International recognition

    UTA chemistry professor awarded Talanta Medal for outstanding contributions to analytical chemistry

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017

  • UTA NAACP honored with five top national awards
    Chapter of the year

    UTA NAACP honored with five top national awards

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017

  • UTA named national leader in providing equal access to higher education
    Among Top 25

    UTA named national leader in providing equal access to higher education

    Wednesday, August 9, 2017

  • UTA psychologist Robert J. Gatchel wins American Psychological Foundation’s 2017 Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement
    Lifetime achievement award

    UTA psychologist Robert J. Gatchel wins American Psychological Foundation’s 2017 Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement

    Wednesday, August 9, 2017

  • UTA researchers earn grant to design robot-based vocational assessment, training
    Automated training

    UTA researchers earn grant to design robot-based vocational assessment, training

    Wednesday, August 9, 2017

  • UTA professor of chemistry and biochemistry named Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Szeged in Hungary
    International Honor

    UTA professor of chemistry and biochemistry named Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Szeged in Hungary

    Wednesday, August 9, 2017

  • State board approves UTA’s undergraduate public health degree
    New degree

    State board approves UTA’s undergraduate public health degree

    Tuesday, August 8, 2017

  • UTA team brings robotic main inspections to Ennis
    Budding collaboration

    UTA team brings robotic main inspections to Ennis

    Tuesday, August 8, 2017

  • UTA researcher seeks to minimize risks for unmanned aerial systems over populated areas
    Flying safely

    UTA researcher seeks to minimize risks for unmanned aerial systems over populated areas

    Monday, August 7, 2017

  • College of Business’ master of quantitative finance earns top mark
    High ranking

    College of Business’ master of quantitative finance earns top mark

    Friday, August 4, 2017

  • Association for Women in Mathematics honors UTA students
    Women in math

    Association for Women in Mathematics honors UTA students

    Friday, August 4, 2017

  • Office of Naval Research grant to allow UTA researcher to study configuration, integration challenges of high-power, intermittent load power sources
    Battery tester

    Office of Naval Research grant to allow UTA researcher to study configuration, integration challenges of high-power, intermittent load power sources

    Thursday, August 3, 2017

  • American Society of Civil Engineers name UTA’s graduate student chapter tops in 2017
    Top chapter

    American Society of Civil Engineers name UTA’s graduate student chapter tops in 2017

    Wednesday, August 2, 2017

  • UTA biologist works with internationally recognized museums on the evolution of vision
    International collaborations

    UTA biologist works with internationally recognized museums on the evolution of vision

    Tuesday, August 1, 2017

July

  • Regents to honor five UTA faculty as system’s best
    Teaching excellence

    Regents to honor five UTA faculty as system’s best

    Friday, July 28, 2017

  • Associate professor receives international recognition
    Teaching the teachers

    Associate professor receives international recognition

    Thursday, July 27, 2017

  • UTA professor receives grant to develop device to fight osteoporosis
    Fighting Osteoporosis

    UTA professor receives grant to develop device to fight osteoporosis

    Wednesday, July 26, 2017

  • UTA physics graduate’s journey to success took him from Africa to UTA
    Alumni success story

    UTA physics graduate’s journey to success took him from Africa to UTA

    Wednesday, July 26, 2017

  • UTA ranked among best for Native American students
    Native American excellence

    UTA ranked among best for Native American students

    Monday, July 24, 2017

  • UTA biologist wins NSF CAREER grant to study effects of predators on the evolution of Daphnia water fleas
    Evolutionary biology

    UTA biologist wins NSF CAREER grant to study effects of predators on the evolution of Daphnia water fleas

    Wednesday, July 19, 2017

  • UTA researcher’s book looks at quality-of-life concerns associated with urban sprawl
    Costs of Sprawl

    UTA researcher’s book looks at quality-of-life concerns associated with urban sprawl

    Tuesday, July 18, 2017

  • UTA mechanical engineer publishes findings that show brain damage that could occur from blast-induced cavitation
    Neural knowledge

    UTA mechanical engineer publishes findings that show brain damage that could occur from blast-induced cavitation

    Monday, July 17, 2017

  • Study by UTA professor shows many parents in the dark about concussions
    Parents in the dark

    Study by UTA professor shows many parents in the dark about concussions

    Wednesday, July 12, 2017

  • UTA engineering professor earns lifetime achievement award from ICCES
    Faculty honor

    UTA engineering professor earns lifetime achievement award from ICCES

    Wednesday, July 12, 2017

  • UTA-linked startup TissueGen, recognized with “Medical Device Engineering Breakthrough” award
    Biotech startup

    UTA-linked startup TissueGen, recognized with “Medical Device Engineering Breakthrough” award

    Wednesday, July 12, 2017

  • UTA Institute of Urban Studies to help with Dallas Love Field study on north entrance
    Development opportunity

    UTA Institute of Urban Studies to help with Dallas Love Field study on north entrance

    Tuesday, July 11, 2017

  • Maverick Speakers Series 10th anniversary season
    Tickets available

    Maverick Speakers Series 10th anniversary season

    Tuesday, July 11, 2017

  • UTA biology student Kyle O'Connell receives prestigious NSF doctoral dissertation grant funding
    Evolutionary biology

    UTA biology student Kyle O'Connell receives prestigious NSF doctoral dissertation grant funding

    Monday, July 3, 2017

  • 17th Annual Texas Autocross Weekend to bring in teams from across the country
    Start your engines

    17th Annual Texas Autocross Weekend to bring in teams from across the country

    Monday, July 3, 2017

June

  • Cawthon appointed Dean, UTA College of Liberal Arts
    Cawthon named dean

    Cawthon appointed Dean, UTA College of Liberal Arts

    Friday, June 30, 2017

  • UTA 2017 interdisciplinary research grants focus on cancer, drug testing, helping youth
    Interdisciplinary Research

    UTA 2017 interdisciplinary research grants focus on cancer, drug testing, helping youth

    Friday, June 30, 2017

  • UTA study shows that Autism and Developmental Coordination Disorder have similarities but also sharp differences
    DCD-Autism Connection

    UTA study shows that Autism and Developmental Coordination Disorder have similarities but also sharp differences

    Wednesday, June 28, 2017

  • Official Greer Lab opening marks conversion process’ increased product yield, commercial viability
    Gas to liquid

    Official Greer Lab opening marks conversion process’ increased product yield, commercial viability

    Tuesday, June 27, 2017

  • UTA bioengineering assistant professor named Fellow of the American Heart Association
    Faculty Honor

    UTA bioengineering assistant professor named Fellow of the American Heart Association

    Tuesday, June 27, 2017

  • University of Texas at Arlington researchers use supercomputers to study snake evolution, function
    Data-driven discovery

    University of Texas at Arlington researchers use supercomputers to study snake evolution, function

    Thursday, June 22, 2017

  • UTA researchers earn grant to develop solution that ensures user experience with data center optimization
    Efficiency experts

    UTA researchers earn grant to develop solution that ensures user experience with data center optimization

    Wednesday, June 21, 2017

  • UTA drives entrepreneurship ecosystem in North Texas 
    Discovery to market

    UTA drives entrepreneurship ecosystem in North Texas 

    Tuesday, June 20, 2017

  • UTA researchers launch online course to provide scientific understanding of how the digital age is affecting our lives and how yoga can be restorative
    Yoga in a digital age

    UTA researchers launch online course to provide scientific understanding of how the digital age is affecting our lives and how yoga can be restorative

    Thursday, June 15, 2017

  • UTA-led interdisciplinary team to construct computer program to identify fake news
    National security

    UTA-led interdisciplinary team to construct computer program to identify fake news

    Monday, June 12, 2017

  • UTA graduate programs ranked among the best for excellence and affordability
    Affordable excellence

    UTA graduate programs ranked among the best for excellence and affordability

    Monday, June 12, 2017

  • UTA, Arlington ISD create new pathway to baccalaureate
    Partnerships and pathways

    UTA, Arlington ISD create new pathway to baccalaureate

    Monday, June 5, 2017

  • Cell phone application now available on iPhones
    Flash flood app

    Cell phone application now available on iPhones

    Friday, June 2, 2017

  • UTA civil engineering professor to lead city of Arlington project evaluating manholes
    Sustaining infrastructure

    UTA civil engineering professor to lead city of Arlington project evaluating manholes

    Friday, June 2, 2017

  • UTA researcher earns grant to develop power-scalable compact semiconductor laser
    Powerful little lasers

    UTA researcher earns grant to develop power-scalable compact semiconductor laser

    Friday, June 2, 2017

May

  • Magazine rates UTA College of Business’ EMBA as tops in state
    Prestigious ranking

    Magazine rates UTA College of Business’ EMBA as tops in state

    Thursday, May 25, 2017

  • New rankings illustrate UTA’s focus on quality education
    Upward trajectory

    New rankings illustrate UTA’s focus on quality education

    Thursday, May 25, 2017

  • UTA’s AbeXXa Biologics named one of 40 "Best University Startups 2017" by National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer
    Fighting cancer

    UTA’s AbeXXa Biologics named one of 40 "Best University Startups 2017" by National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer

    Monday, May 22, 2017

  • UTA students named to several sports national teams
    National teams

    UTA students named to several sports national teams

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

  • UTA educator awarded grant to focus on community college transfer students in STEM fields
    NSF CAREER award

    UTA educator awarded grant to focus on community college transfer students in STEM fields

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

  • UTA civil engineer’s book illustrates the power of recycled plastic in shoring up roads
    Soil reinforcement

    UTA civil engineer’s book illustrates the power of recycled plastic in shoring up roads

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

  • UTA researcher focuses international attention on how patients’ doubts about never getting better influences chronic pain treatment success
    Easing chronic pain

    UTA researcher focuses international attention on how patients’ doubts about never getting better influences chronic pain treatment success

    Tuesday, May 16, 2017

  • UTA announces new office, appointment for Executive Director for Veterans Services
    Serving veterans

    UTA announces new office, appointment for Executive Director for Veterans Services

    Monday, May 15, 2017

  • UTA official named to Committee on Economic and Social Sustainability for Airports by the national Transportation Research Board
    National recognition

    UTA official named to Committee on Economic and Social Sustainability for Airports by the national Transportation Research Board

    Friday, May 12, 2017

  • UTA, City of Arlington to host Renowned International Folk Art Festival
    International art

    UTA, City of Arlington to host Renowned International Folk Art Festival

    Wednesday, May 10, 2017

  • UTA graduates largest class in University history
    2017 Commencement

    UTA graduates largest class in University history

    Wednesday, May 10, 2017

  • UTA hosts Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championship this weekend
    Track & field

    UTA hosts Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championship this weekend

    Monday, May 8, 2017

  • UTA’s Ramon Lopez named Fellow of the American Association of Physics Professors
    National recognition

    UTA’s Ramon Lopez named Fellow of the American Association of Physics Professors

    Friday, May 5, 2017

  • American Scientific Publishers give UTA physicist Wei Chen Best Paper Award
    Fighting cancer

    American Scientific Publishers give UTA physicist Wei Chen Best Paper Award

    Friday, May 5, 2017

  • UTA team wins Brain Bowl neuroscience quiz show
    Winning team

    UTA team wins Brain Bowl neuroscience quiz show

    Thursday, May 4, 2017

  • Gov. Abbott appoints UTA police chief to law enforcement commission
    Overseeing standards

    Gov. Abbott appoints UTA police chief to law enforcement commission

    Tuesday, May 2, 2017

  • Woods named 2017 Minnie Stevens Piper professor
    Piper professor

    Woods named 2017 Minnie Stevens Piper professor

    Tuesday, May 2, 2017

April

  • UTA Libraries awarded grant to test maker literacies program
    Makerspaces

    UTA Libraries awarded grant to test maker literacies program

    Friday, April 28, 2017

  • UTA professor’s book explains complex world of public health, individual medical services
    Health Divided

    UTA professor’s book explains complex world of public health, individual medical services

    Friday, April 28, 2017

  • UTA student wins UT System Regents award
    Short story winner

    UTA student wins UT System Regents award

    Friday, April 28, 2017

  • Two UTA students earn prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program funding to support doctoral studies
    NSF funds for graduate school

    Two UTA students earn prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program funding to support doctoral studies

    Thursday, April 27, 2017

  • UTA history professor awarded Humboldt Fellowship for Experienced Researchers
    Fellowship Award

    UTA history professor awarded Humboldt Fellowship for Experienced Researchers

    Wednesday, April 26, 2017

  • prestigious NSF grant to further research into ecological drivers of eye and brain size evolution in fish
    Student excellence

    prestigious NSF grant to further research into ecological drivers of eye and brain size evolution in fish

    Tuesday, April 25, 2017

  • UTA, UT Southwestern researchers’ findings challenge current approach to rare pediatric neurological disorder
    New views on disease

    UTA, UT Southwestern researchers’ findings challenge current approach to rare pediatric neurological disorder

    Monday, April 24, 2017

  • UTA assistant professor named ASMS “emerging investigator” for developing new ways to analyze protein modifications linked to cancer, aging
    Research excellence

    UTA assistant professor named ASMS “emerging investigator” for developing new ways to analyze protein modifications linked to cancer, aging

    Thursday, April 20, 2017

  • Rick Perry, U.S. Secretary of Energy, keynote speaker at UTA’s ‘Responsible Shale Energy Extraction’ Conference tomorrow as part of Earth Day Texas 2017
    Energy expertise

    Rick Perry, U.S. Secretary of Energy, keynote speaker at UTA’s ‘Responsible Shale Energy Extraction’ Conference tomorrow as part of Earth Day Texas 2017

    Thursday, April 20, 2017

  • UTA appoints a world renowned researcher and distinguished scholar as Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
    Renowned researcher and scholar

    UTA appoints a world renowned researcher and distinguished scholar as Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

    Wednesday, April 19, 2017

  • Employee excellence recognized at annual awards ceremony
    Employee excellence

    Employee excellence recognized at annual awards ceremony

    Tuesday, April 18, 2017

  • UTA summer camp offerings expand
    Summer camp

    UTA summer camp offerings expand

    Tuesday, April 18, 2017

  • UTA Adds more hands-on demonstrations, exhibits at Main St. Arts Festival
    Community focus

    UTA Adds more hands-on demonstrations, exhibits at Main St. Arts Festival

    Tuesday, April 18, 2017

  • UTA bioengineer wins grant to train top doctoral students to use nanotechnology to battle cardiovascular, pulmonary ailments
    Nano leader

    UTA bioengineer wins grant to train top doctoral students to use nanotechnology to battle cardiovascular, pulmonary ailments

    Monday, April 17, 2017

  • UTA art student selected for Yale summer program and grant
    Excellence in art

    UTA art student selected for Yale summer program and grant

    Monday, April 17, 2017

  • UTA Nursing Professor receives $308,000 NIH grant
    NIH grant awarded

    UTA Nursing Professor receives $308,000 NIH grant

    Thursday, April 13, 2017

  • UTA History professor named fellow of National Humanities Center
    History Fellow

    UTA History professor named fellow of National Humanities Center

    Wednesday, April 12, 2017

  • The Shorthorn earns top honors
    National news

    The Shorthorn earns top honors

    Tuesday, April 11, 2017

  • UTA Esports team wins top prize of free tuition
    Gaming for tuition

    UTA Esports team wins top prize of free tuition

    Tuesday, April 11, 2017

  • UTA Cheerleaders win fourth consecutive NCA National Championship!
    National champs

    UTA Cheerleaders win fourth consecutive NCA National Championship!

    Friday, April 7, 2017

  • Award-winning Latina journalist Maria Hinojosa to speak at UTA
    Distinguished speaker

    Award-winning Latina journalist Maria Hinojosa to speak at UTA

    Thursday, April 6, 2017

  • UTA engineer earns grant to develop materials for 3-D printed blood vessels for children
    Healing hearts

    UTA engineer earns grant to develop materials for 3-D printed blood vessels for children

    Wednesday, April 5, 2017

  • Nursing research symposium at UTA to feature leading scientists
    Advancing nursing research

    Nursing research symposium at UTA to feature leading scientists

    Tuesday, April 4, 2017

  • UTA supports community with The Big Event
    The Big Event

    UTA supports community with The Big Event

    Tuesday, April 4, 2017

  • UTA assistant professor awarded American Physical Society’s Mitsuyoshi Tanaka Dissertation Award in Experimental Particle Physics
    Leading in physics

    UTA assistant professor awarded American Physical Society’s Mitsuyoshi Tanaka Dissertation Award in Experimental Particle Physics

    Monday, April 3, 2017

March

  • CAPPA senior design project aims to reduce residential footprint
    Tiny houses

    CAPPA senior design project aims to reduce residential footprint

    Thursday, March 30, 2017

  • UTA partners with five universities to develop software tool to help instructors provide students with personalized feedback to improve learning
    International collaborations

    UTA partners with five universities to develop software tool to help instructors provide students with personalized feedback to improve learning

    Thursday, March 30, 2017

  • UTA pre-law students honored as Sidley Scholars
    Pre-law honors

    UTA pre-law students honored as Sidley Scholars

    Thursday, March 30, 2017

  • Bursts of creativity on display at UTA’s popular glass art sale and show
    Glass art sale

    Bursts of creativity on display at UTA’s popular glass art sale and show

    Monday, March 27, 2017

  • UTA biologist concludes that the body’s own immune system regulates bacterial communities in the intestine to promote health
    Developing new oral vaccines

    UTA biologist concludes that the body’s own immune system regulates bacterial communities in the intestine to promote health

    Monday, March 27, 2017

  • UTA biologist quantifying coral species’ disease susceptibility by examining immune traits
    Saving coral reefs

    UTA biologist quantifying coral species’ disease susceptibility by examining immune traits

    Friday, March 24, 2017

  • Induction ceremony for UTA’s Military Science Hall of Honor
    Military honors

    Induction ceremony for UTA’s Military Science Hall of Honor

    Tuesday, March 21, 2017

  • Lockheed Martin donation fuels career development at UTA
    Corporate partner

    Lockheed Martin donation fuels career development at UTA

    Monday, March 20, 2017

  • UTA organizes inaugural ‘Responsible Shale Energy Extraction’ Conference as part of Earth Day Texas 2017
    Hosting multiple perspectives

    UTA organizes inaugural ‘Responsible Shale Energy Extraction’ Conference as part of Earth Day Texas 2017

    Thursday, March 16, 2017

  • Aim of assessment study to foster collaboration across region
    Fair housing

    Aim of assessment study to foster collaboration across region

    Thursday, March 16, 2017

  • UTA graduate programs ranked among nation’s best
    Highly ranked

    UTA graduate programs ranked among nation’s best

    Wednesday, March 15, 2017

  • UTA researcher uses mathematical modeling to predict student success, dropout rates
    Social research

    UTA researcher uses mathematical modeling to predict student success, dropout rates

    Monday, March 13, 2017

  • Movin' Mavs win national championship
    National championship

    Movin' Mavs win national championship

    Monday, March 13, 2017

  • UTA hosting aspiring innovators, scientists and engineers for the 2017 ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camps 
    Inspiring innovation

    UTA hosting aspiring innovators, scientists and engineers for the 2017 ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camps 

    Monday, March 13, 2017

  • UTA named to Phi Theta Kappa's 2017 Transfer Honor Roll
    Transfer honor roll

    UTA named to Phi Theta Kappa's 2017 Transfer Honor Roll

    Thursday, March 9, 2017

  • UTA researchers to develop new math theory for improvement of imaging technology
    New math theories

    UTA researchers to develop new math theory for improvement of imaging technology

    Wednesday, March 8, 2017

  • Vickery Meadow requests strategic plan from UTA’s Institute of Urban Studies
    Redevelopment

    Vickery Meadow requests strategic plan from UTA’s Institute of Urban Studies

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017

  • 22nd Annual Powwow raises funds for UTA students
    Committed to culture

    22nd Annual Powwow raises funds for UTA students

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017

  • Student senior design project yields patent on smart bandage
    Undergraduate research

    Student senior design project yields patent on smart bandage

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017

February

  • Racial, ethnic, gender bias occurs in pathway from teacher to principal
    Pathway to principal

    Racial, ethnic, gender bias occurs in pathway from teacher to principal

    Tuesday, February 28, 2017

  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management to meet growing workforce demands
    New degree

    Bachelor’s degree in construction management to meet growing workforce demands

    Monday, February 20, 2017

  • UTA, Grand Prairie School District partner to add hundreds of new bilingual and ESL teachers to local classrooms
    Streamlined Path

    UTA, Grand Prairie School District partner to add hundreds of new bilingual and ESL teachers to local classrooms

    Friday, February 17, 2017

  • More than 500 students will converge on UTA Feb. 19-20 for Fort Worth Regional Science and Engineering Fair
    Promoting scientific discovery

    More than 500 students will converge on UTA Feb. 19-20 for Fort Worth Regional Science and Engineering Fair

    Tuesday, February 14, 2017

  • UTA researcher earns TxDOT contract to use geocells to improve pavement infrastructure
    Improving infrastructure

    UTA researcher earns TxDOT contract to use geocells to improve pavement infrastructure

    Tuesday, February 14, 2017

  • Unprecedented growth, excellence trajectory continue at UTA
    Workforce focused

    Unprecedented growth, excellence trajectory continue at UTA

    Tuesday, February 14, 2017

  • UTA strengthens innovation pipeline, drives development of entrepreneurship ecosystem
    Innovation pipeline

    UTA strengthens innovation pipeline, drives development of entrepreneurship ecosystem

    Monday, February 13, 2017

  • Surrounding real estate shows increase in value if near transit station
    Transit value

    Surrounding real estate shows increase in value if near transit station

    Friday, February 10, 2017

  • Study provides new insight into different forms of heart failure
    New tool for fighting heart disease

    Study provides new insight into different forms of heart failure

    Tuesday, February 7, 2017

  • UTA hosts community conversation on youth mental health
    Break the silence

    UTA hosts community conversation on youth mental health

    Monday, February 6, 2017

January

  • UTA materials scientist invents breath monitor to detect flu
    Flu fighter

    UTA materials scientist invents breath monitor to detect flu

    Tuesday, January 31, 2017

  • UTA’s Innovation Day 2017 to showcase student “Shark Tank”- style competition, student and faculty startup pitches
    Building the innovation ecosystem

    UTA’s Innovation Day 2017 to showcase student “Shark Tank”- style competition, student and faculty startup pitches

    Tuesday, January 31, 2017

  • UTA aerospace engineering professor named Fellow of the American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics
    Faculty honor

    UTA aerospace engineering professor named Fellow of the American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics

    Tuesday, January 31, 2017

  • UTA, Botanical Research Institute of Texas partner to spur discoveries, job creation
    Community collaboration

    UTA, Botanical Research Institute of Texas partner to spur discoveries, job creation

    Monday, January 30, 2017

  • UTA launches new programs to promote undergraduate research, student success
    Helping students succeed

    UTA launches new programs to promote undergraduate research, student success

    Monday, January 30, 2017

  • Engineering doctoral student earns NASA Pathways internship
    Aerospace intern

    Engineering doctoral student earns NASA Pathways internship

    Thursday, January 26, 2017

  • UTA awarded $6 million in 2016 to find new ways to identify and treat cancer
    Leading in cancer

    UTA awarded $6 million in 2016 to find new ways to identify and treat cancer

    Tuesday, January 24, 2017

  • UTA electrical engineering professor earns society’s highest award
    Faculty honor

    UTA electrical engineering professor earns society’s highest award

    Monday, January 23, 2017

  • UTA has second lowest student debt in nation
    Affordable Excellence

    UTA has second lowest student debt in nation

    Monday, January 23, 2017

  • UTA works with Boeing and NASA to understand social networks’ impact on online students’ grades, completion rates
    Helping students succeed online

    UTA works with Boeing and NASA to understand social networks’ impact on online students’ grades, completion rates

    Thursday, January 19, 2017

  • Repatriation expert keynotes immigration forum
    Immigration forum

    Repatriation expert keynotes immigration forum

    Tuesday, January 17, 2017

  • UTA College of Education in top 3 percent of teacher preparation programs
    Excellence in education

    UTA College of Education in top 3 percent of teacher preparation programs

    Tuesday, January 17, 2017

  • National initiative focused on increasing the number of university faculty from under-represented minority groups launched at UTA
    Diversity in Higher Ed

    National initiative focused on increasing the number of university faculty from under-represented minority groups launched at UTA

    Tuesday, January 17, 2017

  • UTA study shows exercise, diet could offset effects of malaria
    Fighting malaria

    UTA study shows exercise, diet could offset effects of malaria

    Wednesday, January 11, 2017

  • NAACP president speech highlights annual Martin Luther King event
    MLK banquet

    NAACP president speech highlights annual Martin Luther King event

    Tuesday, January 10, 2017

  • UTA researcher shows computer users are overconfident when dealing with junk emails
    Phishing emails

    UTA researcher shows computer users are overconfident when dealing with junk emails

    Tuesday, January 10, 2017

  • UTA strengthens commitment to Arlington ISD students in need of mental health services
    Partners in health

    UTA strengthens commitment to Arlington ISD students in need of mental health services

    Friday, January 6, 2017

  • UTA researchers to develop faster, cheaper methods to synthesize chemical compounds used in drug discovery, development
    Helping drug development

    UTA researchers to develop faster, cheaper methods to synthesize chemical compounds used in drug discovery, development

    Wednesday, January 4, 2017

  • UTA marketing classes provide options for St. Alban’s growth
    Marketing effort

    UTA marketing classes provide options for St. Alban’s growth

    Monday, January 2, 2017

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