UTA Spotlight: Tri Delta Sorority Raises Money For St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Greetings from The American Dream City! Be sure to tune into the newest installment of UTA Spotlight, a weekly news update featuring broadcasting students reporting on events, projects, announcements and other key news and happenings on the university campus and around Arlington.

Among this week’s top stories:

  • Tri Delta Sorority hosted its second annual Delta Madness charity basketball tournament benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The sorority raised more than $4,000 for the charity even before the tournament, which included shirt sales, raffle ticket sales, and entry fees.
  • Perena Gouma, a professor in the Materials Science and Engineering Department at UTA, invented a hand-held breath monitor that can detect the flu virus.
  • IRS certified volunteers will be in the Central Library until April 15 to assist students with preparing their federal income taxes.

Find out more about these great stories during this week’s edition of UTA Spotlight.

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