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UTA’s Upward Bound inspires big dreams

College students of today are helping college students of tomorrow through a program that encourages high schoolers to pursue higher education.

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Shaping the cities of the future

As today’s major cities grow into megacities of more than 10 million people, UTA researchers are tackling the  complex challenges that arise from these swelling urban communities.

60x30TX: Access, Success, Texas

First regional 60X30TX conference to take place at UTA

In support of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s 60x30TX initiative, UTA is hosting the first comprehensive gathering of North Texas leaders to discuss the state’s 60x30TX goals.

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New lab aims to boost interest in STEM fields

General Motors teams with the League of United Latin American Citizens to open a technology lab at UTA and encourage more Hispanic students to pursue STEM careers.

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Researchers find ways to make landfills last longer

UTA civil engineers believe they can increase the lifespan of a landfill to 200 years. They are working closely with Denton, Texas to institute innovative and sustainable waste management techniques at the city's landfill.

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Mavs basketball doubleheader this weekend

The UTA men’s and women’s basketball teams are back in action at College Park Center Saturday, Jan. 23 with a doubleheader against Sun Belt powerhouse University of Arkansas-Little Rock. The Lady Mavs tip off at 5 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7:15 p.m. Let’s pack the house!

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UTA honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The University of Texas at Arlington continues its longstanding commitment to the City of Arlington’s MLK commemoration.

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Basketball Coach Scott Cross achieves milestone

With more than 163 wins, Scott Cross is now the Mavericks’ all-time winningest coach, surpassing Eddie McCarter, who coached UTA from 1992-2006. Cross played for and was an assistant under McCarter.

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Get the Scoop from Political Insiders

Political strategist and commentator Donna Brazile will be talking politics this February as part of the Maverick Speakers Series. Get your tickets today.

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UTA Donates Socks to Homeless Veterans

A North Texas shelter that provides critical assistance to homeless vets needed warm socks for the cold winter. UTA’s Veterans Upward Bound program collected 800 pairs and distributed them just in time for Christmas.