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July 2 All-Star Football Classic highlights increasing commitment and engagement of UTA to Native American students and faculty

More than a game

High school graduates from Native American tribes across the U.S. and Canada will gather at UTA for a week filled with academic activities, friendship and competition that culminates with the 14th annual Native All-Star Football Classic July 2 at UTA’s Maverick Stadium.

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

Teaching awards

Three UTA faculty members are among University of Texas System educators honored with 2016 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Awards for excellence in the classroom. Honorees are nominated based on recommendations from department chairs, deans and committees.

Low attention control in early adolescence is a genetic risk factor for anxiety disorders, UTA researchers find

Teenage anxiety

UTA researchers have found that low attention control in early adolescence is related to a genetic risk factor for four different anxiety disorders. Young teens who suffer from anxiety are more vulnerable to additional problems like depression, drug dependence, suicidal behavior and educational underachievement.

U.S. news coverage of Hillary Clinton often emphasizes gender, emotions over competency, new UTA study shows

Gender, politics and media

National news coverage of U.S. presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton often emphasizes gender and emotions over competency, according to a new study led by UTA communication researcher Dustin Harp.

UTA marketing study shows lenient return policy may increase sales

Retail policies

New meta-analysis by UTA marketing researcher Narayanan Janakiraman shows return policies that offer consumers more monetary rewards are likely to increase their consumer purchases.

Events

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Kids & Teens University

9:00 am. CEWF. Kids and Teens University's camps are designed to provide…

2016 End of Year Show

9:00 am. Second Floor Gallery, CAPPA Building. A Selection of Student Works From the Architecture,…

Walk-In Hours - The Career Development Center - 9:00AM - 11:45AM

9:00 am. 216 Davis Hall. Walk-ins are short, 15-minute sessions. Students may…

Peer Mentoring! - IDEAS Center - Walk-In Hours

10:00 am. Central Library, 215. Are you a Transfer, 1st Generation, or Sophomore Student? The…

Texas Stargazing

2:00 pm. Planetarium. Sit back and watch the night unwind in a live star…

Spacepark 360: Infinity

3:30 pm. Planetarium. SpacePark360: Infinity is a set of fulldome movies…

Professional Development Workshop - LinkedIn Branding & Optimization

6:00 pm. UTA Fort Worth Center - Room 122. Click here for details: http://bit.ly/1YQvKEm

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Kids & Teens University

9:00 am. CEWF. Kids and Teens University's camps are designed to provide…

2016 End of Year Show

9:00 am. Second Floor Gallery, CAPPA Building. A Selection of Student Works From the Architecture,…

Peer Mentoring! - IDEAS Center - Walk-In Hours

10:00 am. Central Library, 215. Are you a Transfer, 1st Generation, or Sophomore Student? The…

897 Square

12:00 pm. Gallery 76102, 1401 Jones St., Fort Worth, TX 76102.

Dynamic Earth

2:00 pm. Planetarium. Explore the inner workings of Earth's climate engine…

Peer Mentoring! - IDEAS Center - Walk-In Hours

3:00 pm. Central Library, 215. Are you a Transfer, 1st Generation, or Sophomore Student? The…

Spacepark 360: Infinity

3:30 pm. Planetarium. SpacePark360: Infinity is a set of fulldome movies…

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Preparation Workshop for the LMSW, LCSW and AP Exams

8:30 am. School of Social Work, Building A, Room 104. Preparation Workshop for the LMSW, LCSW and AP Exams.…

Kids & Teens University

9:00 am. CEWF. Kids and Teens University's camps are designed to provide…

Athletics

MG: Field set for 49th PGA Professional Championship

UT Arlington men's golf coach Stuart Deane looks to add to his championship resume when he tees it up at the 49th PGA Professional Championship on Sunday at Turning Stone Resort in Verona, N.Y.

BestOf15-16: Baseball erases 10-run deficit at Georgia State

Leading up to the 2016-17 seasons beginning with UTA volleyball in August, UTA Athletics is making sure we do not forget the accomplishments of the past season. Running from June through August, we will be counting down the top-15 moments and performances with "Best of 2015-16" features.

Texas Trust Scholar Athlete of the Week

Each week of the 2015-16 academic year, Maverick Club and Texas Trust will be bringing you a new Scholar Athlete of the Week!

Videos

Transforming Treatment play video

Transforming Treatment

Through a partnership with the Cancer Foundation for Life, UTA is providing free exercise and nutrition programs to cancer patients and survivors.

International Change play video

International Change

The U.S. Department of State selected UTA as the host site for two adaptive sports advocates from Ethiopia. The pair spent three weeks on campus and hope to replicate UTA's succesful programs back home, where access and equality are lacking.

Enhanced Warnings play video

Enhanced Warnings

A new cell phone app developed by UTA civil engineer DJ Seo and a network of ultrasound sensors could lead to more accurate warnings about flash flooding.

Torch Run play video

Torch Run

UTA is the proud host of the Special Olympics Texas 2016 Summer Games. Law enforcement officers from across Texas joined with athletes to usher in the official start of competition.