Category Archives: UT Arlington

UTA Students Use 3D Printer to Create Prosthetic Arm for 8-Year-Old Boy

Students are using 3D printers at the University of Texas at Arlington’s FabLab for more than just class projects. Some are using the state-of-the-art technology to help make dreams become reality for others. Recently, students there surprised 8-year-old Garrett Clark with a custom-built prosthetic arm created at the lab. Garrett Clark, who…

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…

UTA Spotlight: Students Talk about How Pell Grants Help Make College Dreams Affordable

Greetings from The American Dream City! Be sure to tune into the ninth 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. Here are this week’s top stories include: UTA students reflect…

UTA Spotlight: Men’s Basketball Team Reflects on History-Making Season

Greetings from The American Dream City! Be sure to tune into the eighth 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. Here are this week’s top stories: After 21 years of operation,…

UTA Biologist Coral Species Disease Research Highlighted at Earth Day Event

Laura Mydlarz, an associate professor of biology at the University of Texas at Arlington, is leading a new study to quantify how susceptible coral species are to disease through a series of experiments and approaches. The project, titled “Immunity to Community: Can Quantifying Immune Traits Inform Reef Community Structure?” is funded by…

UTA Spotlight: Tri Delta Sorority Raises Money For St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

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. Among this week’s top stories: Tri Delta Sorority hosted its second annual Delta…

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…