UTA In The News — Friday, September 29, 2023

Friday, Sep 29, 2023 • Media Contact : UT Arlington Media Relations

Housing designed by Mavericks

Groundbreaking is set for today for an affordable housing community designed by UTA students, NBC 5 reports. The community, meant for those 55 and up, will be used as a blueprint for other affordable housing developments in North Texas.

Protecting Wildlife

According to a study co-authored by Luke Frishkoff, UTA assistant professor of biology, protecting large areas of land from human activity can help slow wildlife loss, Smithsonian, Earth.com and the American Association for the Advancement of Science report.

Actors on Strike

In an article for The Conversation, UTA Associate Professor of sociology David Arditi commented on how residuals became a sticking point for SAG-AFTRA actors on strike.

Supporting Hispanic Students

In a new poll, about 25% of Hispanic students in post-high school education reported feeling discriminated against, Public News Service reports. The story touted UTA’s recognition from Excelencia in Education for its intentional commitment to Hispanic student success.