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News Topic students was found in 48 news releases in the year 2015.

December 2015

  • Student earns master's degree from UTA while living in Papua
    Going the distance

    Thursday, December 17, 2015

    News Topics: education, students

    Amber Harrington chooses UTA for Master of Education degree based on the strength of the University's distance education program.

  • UTA celebrates record number of graduates with December 2015 commencement ceremonies
    Success stories

    Wednesday, December 16, 2015

    News Topics: commencement, staff, student life, students

    More than 6,500 students are earning their degrees this week from The University of Texas at Arlington. The number puts UTA on a path to break all previous commencement records. UTA awarded 10,585 degrees during the 2014-15 academic year.

  • UTA study explores adult learners’ motivations for pursuing engineering degree
    Degree dedication

    Friday, December 11, 2015

    News Topics: education, engineering, faculty, students

    UTA College of Education professors explore adult learners’ motivations for transferring from a community college to a four-year university to pursue a bachelor's degree in engineering.

  • UTA Student Athletes leading on the court, in the classroom and in the community
    Student impact

    Friday, December 11, 2015

    News Topics: alumni, student life, students, volunteer

    UTA student athletes are winning on and off the court. The Sun Belt Conference named UTA’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee the winner of its Community Service Initiative for the month of November.

November 2015

October 2015

  • U.S. News & World Report ranking underscores UTA’s commitment to diversity
    Access and inclusion

    Monday, October 26, 2015

    News Topics: admissions, faculty, staff, students

    U.S. News & World Report recognizes UTA as one of the nation's best campuses for ethnic diversity. The ranking comes as UTA experiences enrollment growth and other prominent recognition for its many diverse and strategic initiatives.

  • UTA uses Innovation Day to get young innovators to think about creating businesses
    Innovation challenges

    Monday, October 26, 2015

    News Topics: College Park Center, research, staff, student life, students

    The second annual Innovation Day featured a student innovation competition, a technology showcase, faculty and student poster presentations and sessions with guest panelists discussing entrepreneurship and how to attract angel investors.

  • Alumnus creates scholarship for Cleburne graduates enrolling in UTA College of Business
    Feeling of community

    Friday, October 23, 2015

    News Topics: alumni, business, student life, students

    Jimmy Campbell, a College of Business alumnus and banking executive, wanted to help two big influences in his life -- The University of Texas at Arlington and Cleburne High School -- so he donated money to establish an endowed scholarship fund at UTA.

  • $2.62 million Hispanic-Serving Institution grant to UTA for IDEAS Center, non-traditional student support
    Student success

    Tuesday, October 6, 2015

    News Topics: admissions, alumni, Arlington, education, research, student life, students

    UTA wins highly competitive, $2.62 million federal Hispanic-Serving Institution grant to help more students earn their college degrees.

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July 2015

June 2015

  • UT Arlington Libraries set to launch digital audio studio
    Transformative learning

    Thursday, June 25, 2015

    News Topics: innovation, students

    A digital audio studio being unveiled this fall at the UT Arlington Library is expected to offer an innovative and creative new space for experiential learning.

May 2015

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March 2015

  • Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities recognizes UT Arlington Movin’ Mavs head coach
    Texas Trailblazer

    Thursday, March 26, 2015

    News Topics: awards, faculty, recreation, students

    Doug Garner, head coach of the UTA Movin’ Mavs wheelchair basketball team, has been honored by Gov. Abbott for his work with people with disabilities.

  • Annual glass art event features designs by students, faculty and staff of UT Arlington’s acclaimed program
    Eye on Art

    Saturday, March 21, 2015

    News Topics: art, awards, faculty, staff, students

    University's March 28 glass art sale and show features designs by students, staff and faculty, many of whom have been recognized internationally for their work. This year marks the first time that the popular event has been held on a Saturday.

  • UT Arlington Library to begin offering programming robots for checkout
    Robots for Checkout

    Wednesday, March 11, 2015

    News Topics: faculty, innovation, students

    The UT Arlington Library has more than books for borrowing. It will soon have robots that can be checked out by students, staff and faculty.

  • UT Arlington biology student earns top honors at national conference of emerging STEM researchers
    Emerging researcher recognized

    Monday, March 9, 2015

    News Topics: awards, science, students

    UT Arlington biology student Emmanuel Fordjour earned a first-place prize at a conference hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his research presentation involving C. difficile.

February 2015

January 2015