Category Archives: Education

Arlington Martin Standout Trinity King Living Her Dream On the Golf Course

Martin High School junior Trinity King continues to live her American Dream right here in Arlington, excelling both on the golf course and inside the classroom. Over the past few years, King has been competing in USGA Junior golf events all across the country and she’s already committed to play at…

UTA Spotlight: Lady Mavs Basketball Team Starts Season Strong

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. This week’s stories: A student who graduates this December with…

Martin, TCU Grad Jaden Oberkrom’s Kicking Academy Helping Students Dream Big

Jaden Oberkrom, the Big 12 Conference’s all-time leader in field goals made, is helping students pursue their dream of kicking at the next level right here in The American Dream City. Oberkrom, who graduated from AISD’s Martin High School and went on to have a successful career at TCU, turned down…

Ask Arlington: AISD Superintendent Updates Residents on the 2014 Bond Package

“Ask Arlington” is a show dedicated to answering the questions you have about what’s happening in our city. Each week, on the City’s social media pages, we’ll let you know what the topic of the “Ask Arlington” episode will be. All you have to do is post your question and we’ll…

November 2017 Student-Athlete of the Month: Cade Cunningham

Cade Cunningham, sophomore for Bowie High School’s basketball team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for November 2017. According to Head Coach Allen Gratts, Cunningham continues to impress with his leadership skills at such a young age. He’s currently ranked as Rivals. com’s 20th best prospect in…

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 Spotlight: Maverick Theatre Company Set to Open a Shakespeare Favorite

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. This week’s stories: UT Arlington’s men’s basketball team opens up…

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…

Butler Elementary Kindness Club Models Kindness In and Beyond School

A few years ago, Butler Elementary faced a challenge: students who were dropped off early for the day had time to kill before school started, and they weren’t always being nice to each other during those unsupervised hours before the bell rang. But instead of imposing restrictive rules or doling…