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News Topic awards was found in 47 news releases in the year 2017.

December 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

  • UTAPD wins fifth consecutive National Night Out award
    UTAPD honored

    UTAPD wins fifth consecutive National Night Out award.

    Friday, December 15, 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 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

November 2017

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

    UTA leads Texas in serving military veterans .

    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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 2017

  • UTA alumna/Arlington teacher earns national award
    Milken educator

    UTA alumna/Arlington teacher earns national award.

    Thursday, October 26, 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 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 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

  • UTA alumna named Texas Teacher of the Year
    Alumna honored

    UTA alumna named Texas Teacher of the Year.

    Tuesday, October 3, 2017

September 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

August 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-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 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 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

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

    Association for Women in Mathematics honors UTA students .

    Friday, August 4, 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

July 2017

  • 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 engineering professor earns lifetime achievement award from ICCES
    Faculty honor

    UTA engineering professor earns lifetime achievement award from ICCES.

    Wednesday, July 12, 2017

June 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

May 2017

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 2017

  • UTA student wins UT System Regents award
    Short story winner

    UTA student wins UT System Regents award .

    Friday, April 28, 2017

  • Employee excellence recognized at annual awards ceremony
    Employee excellence

    Employee excellence recognized at annual awards ceremony.

    Tuesday, April 18, 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 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 2017

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

    UTA pre-law students honored as Sidley Scholars.

    Thursday, March 30, 2017

  • Movin' Mavs win national championship
    National championship

    Movin' Mavs win national championship.

    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

February 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

January 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 electrical engineering professor earns society’s highest award
    Faculty honor

    UTA electrical engineering professor earns society’s highest award.

    Monday, January 23, 2017