Category Archives: Education

UTA Spotlight: Campus Events Celebrate Black History Month

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Greetings from The American Dream City! Be sure to tune into the fourth installment of UTA Spotlight, a weekly news update on events and happenings around Arlington. Among this week’s top stories: Various organizations hold events on-campus to celebrate Black History Month. Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority hosted a sickle cell forum, while the…

Hundreds of Budding Young Scientists, Engineers Showcase Work at Fair in Arlington

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More than 500 students from across the North Texas region gathered in Arlington this week to demonstrate their science and engineering experiments for a chance to win cash prizes and a spot at state and national competitions. Students in sixth through 12th grade, representing a mix of public, private and home…

Dream Builders: United Sound at Arlington High School

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After just a few rehearsals, the “new musicians” practicing in the orchestra hall at Arlington High School were making music together, with accurate notes, proper timing and much enthusiasm. The students are part of a new program, the first of its kind in Texas, that pairs orchestra students with special…

UTA Spotlight: Korean Culture Association Creates Handmade Cards to Cheer Hospital Patients

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Greetings from The American Dream City! Be sure to tune into the third installment of UTA Spotlight, a weekly news update on events and happenings around Arlington. Here are this week’s top stories: • After six years of inactivity, the Liberal Arts Constituency Council returned to campus. The organization will help…

Arlington Water Helps Students Learn Water Efficiency

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More than 200 Arlington ISD fifth graders are getting lessons in ways to be water efficient this winter, along with the tools to make a difference in their homes. The WaterWise program is an annual partnership between Arlington Water Utilities and Tarrant Regional Water District that distributes classroom materials aligned with…

Registration Open for Asian Olympic Games at UTA

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Registration is open for this year’s Asian Olympic Games, scheduled for March 18 at the University of Texas at Arlington. This multi-sport tournament for Asian Americans is a Texas tradition that began in 1980 at the University of Texas in Austin. The games rotate between UT Austin, UT Arlington and Texas A&M.  The…

UTA Spotlight: Baseball, Softball Teams Hope for Another Successful Season

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Don’t miss the second installment of UTA Spotlight, a weekly news update featuring broadcasting students reporting on events, projects, announcements and other key news happenings in The American Dream City. Here are this week’s top stories: Student balance work and classes through UTA’s work-study program. UTA’s baseball and softball teams hope…

UTA Spotlight: Students Working to Realize Their Dreams Through Graduate Degrees

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Don’t miss the first 2017 installment of UTA Spotlight, a weekly news update featuring broadcasting students reporting on events, projects, announcements and other key news happenings in The American Dream City. Here are this week’s top stories: A look at how undergraduate students transition into graduate degree programs. Artist Adriana Coral…