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UT Arlington Hires New Communications Leader

The University of Texas at Arlington has appointed Lynne T. Waters, associate vice president for external affairs and university relations for the University of Hawai’i System, as vice president for University Communications. Waters, a native Texan, is a former television news anchor and reporter who owned a comprehensive communications consulting…

UT Arlington to Lead Study Defining Nursing Competency Standards

The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation has been awarded a $1.8 million grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to lead a multi-institution study of clinical experience requirements for nursing school graduates. The research will involve more than 1,700 students over 30 months.…

Research, Enrollment Records Highlight Year at UT Arlington

Compelling research stories dominated the news at The University of Texas at Arlington in 2014, a year that saw the University reach record enrollment numbers. UT Arlington enrollment climbed to nearly 35,000 students during the fall semester, a 65 percent increase since 2001. Gains in engineering, education and nursing primarily…

UTA Professor Receives International Honor

Purnendu “Sandy” Dasgupta, UT Arlington’s Jenkins Garrett Professor of Chemistry, has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, the highest membership distinction in the international organization of 430,000 engineers, scientists and other professionals.  Dasgupta is recognized worldwide for his pioneering work in ion chromatography, the…