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UTA Chosen to Lead National Hispanic College-to-Career Initiative

The University of Texas at Arlington was chosen to lead a national initiative aimed at enhancing career readiness for Hispanic students and meeting the labor demands of local and national employers. Michele Bobadilla, UTA’s assistant provost for Hispanic student success, was chosen by the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation…

UTA Maverick Speakers Series to Feature Best-Selling Author Michael Pollan

Tickets are available now to hear best-selling author and sustainable food advocate Michael Pollan as part of The University of Texas at Arlington’s 10th annual Maverick Speakers Series. Over the past 20 years, Pollan has written books and articles about the places where the human and natural worlds intersect: food, agriculture,…

UTA Associate Vice Provost Receives Ford’s Mujeres Legendarias Award

Maria Martinez-Cosio, associate vice provost for faculty development at The University of Texas at Arlington, was one of just four North Texas women honored by Ford Motor Company with a Mujeres Legendarias Award. Martinez-Cosio, who also is a UTA associate professor of sociology, was honored for leading efforts that resulted in…

UTA Faculty, Students, Alumni Featured on New Patti LaBelle Album

Legendary entertainer Patti LaBelle’s new album is a perfect mix of holiday cheer and UTA Maverick spirit. More than a dozen faculty members, students and alumni from The University of Texas at Arlington are featured on “Patti LaBelle and Friends – Home for the Holidays.”Jamar Jones, a lecturer of music industry…

UTA Leads Texas in Serving Military Veterans

Military Times once again ranked The University of Texas at Arlington the No. 1 four-year institution in Texas for veterans and their families to earn a college degree. Nationally, UTA ranked No. 12 on the Military Times Best: Colleges 2018 list. UTA is the only four-year Texas school in the top 20, moving up…

UTA’S Online Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction Ranked Best in Country

College Choice recently named The University of Texas at Arlington’s online master of education in curriculum and instruction the best in the country in its list of the nation’s top 35 programs. The independent online college ranking publication measured quality, reputation, affordability, value and student satisfaction. College Choice’s methodology includes an analysis of the U. S. Department…

UTA Launches Emotional Robotics Living Lab

How can we develop robots that humans can trust and respond to as companions and caregivers?The University of Texas at Arlington has launched a new Emotional Robotics Living Lab to investigate what our future will look like with robots and how they can be integrated into the home to provide…

UTA’s Veterans Business Outreach Center Sponsoring Symposium and Resource Fair

The Veterans Business Outreach Center at The University of Texas at Arlington is sponsoring its first Veterans Business Symposium and Resource Fair from 7:30 a. m. to 5:30 p. m. Saturday, Nov. 18. The symposium and fair features a free keynote lunch with veteran entrepreneurs and HGTV’s Ashley and Andy Williams, new stars of…

UTA Kicks Off Homecoming 2017 Festivities this Sunday

Maverick pride will cover the community as The University of Texas at Arlington celebrates Homecoming 2017 Nov. 5-12.UTA’s network of more than 200,000 alumni, 65 percent of whom live in North Texas, as well as families, friends and supporters are invited to join in the festivities all week long. The schedule…

University of Texas at Arlington Launches Bike-Share Program

The University of Texas at Arlington has launched a new bike-sharing program for the campus community in UTA University Center Mall. The program strengthens the University’s commitment to sustainability and enabling the modern megacity.UTA Bike Share will allow Maverick students to cruise to class on forty Zagster 8 bikes, located at seven…