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News Topic faculty was found in 58 news releases in the year 2016.

December 2016

  • UTA researchers part of three federal transportation grants that access CAPPA, College of Engineering expertise
    Enabling a sustainable megacity

    UTA researchers part of three federal transportation grants that access CAPPA, College of Engineering expertise.

    Thursday, December 8, 2016

  • Jason Shelton named new director of UTA Center for African American Studies
    New leadership role

    Jason Shelton named new director of UTA Center for African American Studies.

    Wednesday, December 7, 2016

  • UTA electrical engineering professor named an AAAS Fellow
    High honor

    UTA electrical engineering professor named an AAAS Fellow .

    Friday, December 2, 2016

November 2016

  • New adoption study reveals need for best practice guidelines in options counseling for women who relinquish their parental rights
    Openness in adoption

    New adoption study reveals need for best practice guidelines in options counseling for women who relinquish their parental rights .

    Tuesday, November 29, 2016

  • UTA Libraries’ cartography lecture series draws scholars for 10th biennial celebration
    Charting a course

    UTA Libraries’ cartography lecture series draws scholars for 10th biennial celebration.

    Friday, November 4, 2016

October 2016

  • Ford Motor Co. names UTA mathematics professor ‘legendary woman’
    Legendary woman

    Ford Motor Co. names UTA mathematics professor ‘legendary woman’ .

    Monday, October 31, 2016

  • UTA music lecturer performs at President Obama’s final White House concert
    Dream come true

    UTA music lecturer performs at President Obama’s final White House concert.

    Thursday, October 27, 2016

  • University of Texas at Arlington Libraries launch first Texas History of Disability website
    Accessibility at the forefront

    University of Texas at Arlington Libraries launch first Texas History of Disability website .

    Wednesday, October 26, 2016

  • UTA COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS AWARDS SIX iC2C GRANTS FOR PIONEERING IDEAS THAT ADDRESS HIGH-PRIORITY HEALTH ISSUES
    Innovative research

    UTA COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS AWARDS SIX iC2C GRANTS FOR PIONEERING IDEAS THAT ADDRESS HIGH-PRIORITY HEALTH ISSUES.

    Wednesday, October 26, 2016

  • UTA researchers earn phase II TxDOT funding to model geothermal de-icing of bridges
    Heating up

    UTA researchers earn phase II TxDOT funding to model geothermal de-icing of bridges.

    Wednesday, October 19, 2016

  • UTA launches Massive Online Open Course on the practical application of new technologies like social media in K-12 teaching and learning
    New media for K-12 education

    UTA launches Massive Online Open Course on the practical application of new technologies like social media in K-12 teaching and learning.

    Thursday, October 6, 2016

September 2016

  • New Vice President for Enrollment appointed at UTA
    New leader

    New Vice President for Enrollment appointed at UTA.

    Thursday, September 22, 2016

  • UTA bioengineer earns inaugural Embracing Challenge Award from Materials Today magazine
    High honor

    UTA bioengineer earns inaugural Embracing Challenge Award from Materials Today magazine.

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016

  • UTA enrollment climbs 7.3 percent, closing in on 40,000 Texas-based students
    Record numbers

    UTA enrollment climbs 7.3 percent, closing in on 40,000 Texas-based students.

    Thursday, September 15, 2016

  • UTA hosts national gathering of leading scholars and historians of disability history
    Disability history

    UTA hosts national gathering of leading scholars and historians of disability history.

    Thursday, September 15, 2016

  • UTA to design new models for networked group learning and online work settings for the third generation of internet, or Web 3.0
    Solutions for Web 3.0

    UTA to design new models for networked group learning and online work settings for the third generation of internet, or Web 3.0.

    Monday, September 12, 2016

  • Building projects greet Fall 2016 students, faculty, staff, visitors
    Growth abounds

    Building projects greet Fall 2016 students, faculty, staff, visitors.

    Thursday, September 1, 2016

August 2016

  • UTA Mavericks welcomed, challenged to “find their path”
    MavsMeet Convocation

    UTA Mavericks welcomed, challenged to “find their path”.

    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

  • UTA unveils new state-of-the-art Career Development Center
    Talent meets opportunity

    UTA unveils new state-of-the-art Career Development Center .

    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

  • UTA expands recruiting efforts targeting exceptional Latino students with ApplyUTA
    ApplyUTA launches

    UTA expands recruiting efforts targeting exceptional Latino students with ApplyUTA.

    Friday, August 5, 2016

July 2016

  • UTA team develops digital archive to preserve music by alumni, students, local artists
    Music and metadata

    UTA team develops digital archive to preserve music by alumni, students, local artists .

    Friday, July 29, 2016

  • UTA education researcher named Greater Texas Foundation Faculty Fellow
    Educational leadership

    UTA education researcher named Greater Texas Foundation Faculty Fellow .

    Friday, July 22, 2016

  • New dean of UTA College of Education is Purdue expert in special education, faculty development and technology literacy
    Education leader

    New dean of UTA College of Education is Purdue expert in special education, faculty development and technology literacy .

    Tuesday, July 5, 2016

  • Leading esophageal cancer researcher to join UTA’s College of Nursing and Health Innovation
    Cancer researcher appointed

    Leading esophageal cancer researcher to join UTA’s College of Nursing and Health Innovation.

    Tuesday, July 5, 2016

June 2016

  •  UT System honors three UTA faculty members with Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Awards
    Teaching awards

    UT System honors three UTA faculty members with Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Awards.

    Thursday, June 23, 2016

  • UTA nursing Ph.D. students awarded prestigious national scholarships
    Nursing scholar excellence

    UTA nursing Ph.D. students awarded prestigious national scholarships.

    Thursday, June 16, 2016

  • UTA researcher to digitize history of slaves, other endangered documents in Cuba
    Digitizing history

    UTA researcher to digitize history of slaves, other endangered documents in Cuba.

    Wednesday, June 1, 2016

April 2016

  • UTA educators developing competency-based online course to help math teachers better teach geometry students
    Competency-based learning

    UTA educators developing competency-based online course to help math teachers better teach geometry students.

    Thursday, April 28, 2016

  • Reliant Powers The University of Texas at Arlington with Donation of NRG Street Charge® Stations
    Sustainable community

    Reliant Powers The University of Texas at Arlington with Donation of NRG Street Charge® Stations .

    Wednesday, April 20, 2016

  • UTA researcher finds that by age 3 environmental factors like parenting are relevant to the development of self-control
    Childhood behavior

    UTA researcher finds that by age 3 environmental factors like parenting are relevant to the development of self-control.

    Thursday, April 14, 2016

March 2016

  • Ironman heart transplant recipient, renowned sports cardiologist duo to kick off Moritz Speaker Series
    Moritz Speakers

    Ironman heart transplant recipient, renowned sports cardiologist duo to kick off Moritz Speaker Series.

    Thursday, March 31, 2016

  • U.S. News ranks more than 20 UTA graduate programs among nation’s best
    Measure of excellence

    U.S. News ranks more than 20 UTA graduate programs among nation’s best.

    Wednesday, March 30, 2016

  • Study finds gestational surrogacy often misunderstood, unevenly judged
    Labor of love

    Study finds gestational surrogacy often misunderstood, unevenly judged .

    Tuesday, March 29, 2016

  • UTA students, other volunteers prep for ‘The Big Event’ day of community service
    Helping hands

    UTA students, other volunteers prep for ‘The Big Event’ day of community service.

    Tuesday, March 22, 2016

  • UTA earns international attention for Liberal Arts research, digital humanities initiatives
    Expanding views

    UTA earns international attention for Liberal Arts research, digital humanities initiatives.

    Tuesday, March 15, 2016

  • Huckaby among winners of prestigious Smithsonian portrait competition, votes could result in People’s Choice Award
    Self-portrait at the Smithsonian

    Huckaby among winners of prestigious Smithsonian portrait competition, votes could result in People’s Choice Award .

    Monday, March 14, 2016

  • Artiman Ventures brings the vision of Silicon Valley startups to UTA
    Startups

    Artiman Ventures brings the vision of Silicon Valley startups to UTA.

    Friday, March 11, 2016

  • UTA management professor named Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology
    Business leadership

    UTA management professor named Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology.

    Tuesday, March 1, 2016

February 2016

  • AT&T Chief Technology Officer Krish Prabhu joins UTA faculty, named to College of Engineering Hall of Achievement
    Big data

    AT&T Chief Technology Officer Krish Prabhu joins UTA faculty, named to College of Engineering Hall of Achievement.

    Sunday, February 28, 2016

  • UTA Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh researchers to develop automated seat cushion to aid in ulcer prevention
    Smart technology

    UTA Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh researchers to develop automated seat cushion to aid in ulcer prevention.

    Tuesday, February 23, 2016

  • UTA electrical engineering professor elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry
    High honor

    UTA electrical engineering professor elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

    Tuesday, February 23, 2016

  • CMAS director Zlolniski appointed to key state committee on Mexican-American studies at Texas colleges, universities
    New leadership role

    CMAS director Zlolniski appointed to key state committee on Mexican-American studies at Texas colleges, universities.

    Monday, February 22, 2016

  • UTA Health Pilot Program Tackles Obesity Through Nutrition Literacy and Soccer
    Fighting obesity

    UTA Health Pilot Program Tackles Obesity Through Nutrition Literacy and Soccer.

    Friday, February 19, 2016

  • UTA Social Work Professor named Fellow of UK’s Royal Society for Public Health
    Royal recognition

    UTA Social Work Professor named Fellow of UK’s Royal Society for Public Health.

    Friday, February 19, 2016

  • UTA to host premier regional science and engineering fair for DFW’s top young science students
    Science and Engineering Fair

    UTA to host premier regional science and engineering fair for DFW’s top young science students.

    Thursday, February 18, 2016

  • UTA to host first regional 60X30TX Conference
    Access and Success

    UTA to host first regional 60X30TX Conference.

    Wednesday, February 17, 2016

  • New digital humanities project to map historic sites of conflict involving Native Americans in Texas
    Digital humanities

    New digital humanities project to map historic sites of conflict involving Native Americans in Texas.

    Thursday, February 11, 2016

  • UTA enrollment rises to record 38,650 Texas-based students
    Enrollment record

    UTA enrollment rises to record 38,650 Texas-based students.

    Tuesday, February 9, 2016

  • UTA named elite Research - 1 university in Carnegie Classification
    National recognition

    UTA named elite Research - 1 university in Carnegie Classification .

    Tuesday, February 9, 2016

  • 21st Annual Powwow, Winds of Change ‘Top Colleges’ list heighten UTA commitment to Native American students and community
    Culture and commitment

    21st Annual Powwow, Winds of Change ‘Top Colleges’ list heighten UTA commitment to Native American students and community .

    Monday, February 8, 2016

  • UTA engineer earns NSF CAREER grant to develop all-liquid, optofluidic laser to better detect diseases
    Laser diagnosis

    UTA engineer earns NSF CAREER grant to develop all-liquid, optofluidic laser to better detect diseases.

    Monday, February 8, 2016

January 2016

  • UTA Social Work professor elected fellow of prestigious international society
    Prestigious honor

    UTA Social Work professor elected fellow of prestigious international society .

    Tuesday, January 19, 2016

  • UTA's A Cappella Choir and fellow music students to partner with big names in industry
    Making Sweet Music

    UTA's A Cappella Choir and fellow music students to partner with big names in industry.

    Tuesday, January 19, 2016

  • U.S. News ranks UTA online graduate programs in education, nursing among the nation's best
    Online excellence

    U.S. News ranks UTA online graduate programs in education, nursing among the nation's best.

    Tuesday, January 12, 2016

  • UTA hosts 150 leading international physicists working to explain the origins of the universe
    Origins of the universe

    UTA hosts 150 leading international physicists working to explain the origins of the universe.

    Monday, January 11, 2016

  • UTA bioengineering professor named Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering
    High honor

    UTA bioengineering professor named Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering.

    Friday, January 8, 2016

  • Exchanging handwritten letters strengthens children’s literacy skills and family ties, new UTA study finds
    Early literacy

    Exchanging handwritten letters strengthens children’s literacy skills and family ties, new UTA study finds .

    Thursday, January 7, 2016

  • National association selects UTA for inaugural show, school
    Building sustainable infrastructure

    National association selects UTA for inaugural show, school.

    Wednesday, January 6, 2016