All posts by UT Arlington University Communications

UTA, Arlington ISD Create New Pathway to Baccalaureate

The University of Texas at Arlington and the Arlington Independent School District signed an agreement Monday, June 5 that provides a seamless transition to a four-year university degree for traditionally underserved high school students currently enrolled at Arlington Collegiate High School, located on Tarrant County College’s Southeast Campus. ACHS students can already earn an associate’s…

UT Arlington Graduates Largest Class in University History

The University of Texas at Arlington will confer 5,600 degrees in commencement ceremonies on May 11-13 at College Park Center on the UTA campus, a dream come true moment for thousands of students this weekend. The newest graduates will join the ranks of more than 214,000 UTA alumni around the…

Micro Houses: UTA Student Project Aims to Reduce Residential Footprint

In the shadows of much larger construction projects like the Science and Engineering Innovation and Research Building and residence hall-dining hall-parking garage projects on the west side of campus, a smaller development is taking shape that molds student minds as they head out into the professional world. Students from the College…

Summer Science Camp Geared for Middle School Students Available at UTA

Applications for the 2017 ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp at the University of Texas at Arlington are now open. The camp will run from June 11 to 23 for middle school students aspiring to study science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) and experience college life at the same time. Students will…

Lockheed Martin Donation to Fuel Career Development at UTA

A $1.5 million gift from Lockheed Martin will help enhance The University of Texas at Arlington’s focused strategic approach to career development and preparation of skilled and accomplished graduates for high demand fields such as engineering. In recognition of the gift, UT Arlington announced this week the naming of the Lockheed Martin…

UTA’s Integrated Cancer Research Strives to Improve Patient Outcomes, Experience

The University of Texas at Arlington is becoming a major cancer research institute, receiving more than $6 million dollars in new grants in 2016 to strengthen its integrated cancer research program and improve outcomes across the complete spectrum of the patient experience.“UTA’s scientific expertise across basic cancer research, identification and…

Dreams Come True: Life Imitates Ad for UTA Nursing Graduate

As a five-year-old, Taylor Smith helped make a series of print ads for her mother’s employer, The University of Texas at Arlington’s nursing program. The 1999 black and white ads showed Smith, a stethoscope around her neck, listening to the heartbeat of Stephen Priddy, the child of another nursing program employee. Smith…

UTA Expanding 5 Graduate Nursing Degrees Online to Help Working Nurses Enhance Careers

The University of Texas at Arlington’s College of Nursing and Health Innovation will offer five of its graduate nursing degrees online beginning in spring 2017, a move that is expected to significantly heighten opportunities for registered nurses to enhance their careers. The degrees include four master’s and one doctorate degree, the…