Category Archives: UT Arlington

Flight Deck: Public Art at DFW & Love Field Jan. 14 – Feb. 16

January 14 – February 16, 2013 Inspired by the ongoing Love Field Modernization Project as well as the $6 million commissioned art program at DFW International Airport, curator Benito Huerta organized this exhibition to showcase the lively public art activity at the two major airports in the Metroplex. Public art…

Astronaut Mark Kelly to Speak at UT Arlington Feb. 19

Astronaut, retired U. S. Navy captain, and best-selling author Mark Kelly will be the featured lecturer during the next Maverick Speakers Series presentation at 7:30 p. m. Tuesday, Feb. 19 at UT Arlington’s Texas Hall, 701 S. Nedderman. The topic of his talk: “Endeavoring to Build a Better America.” A question-and-answer session and book signing follow…

Dedication for College Park District Draws Hundreds

University and community leaders gathered Monday night to dedicate the new College Park District, hailing the urbane new development as transformative for the University of Texas at Arlington and revitalization of downtown Arlington.“College Park District will forever change UTA and the region,” university President James D. Spaniolo said, adding that…

Now Accepting Nominations for MLK “Sharing the Dream” Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2013 Arlington Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. “Sharing the Dream” Awards.  This annual program is open to all Arlington residents, businesses, groups, schools and churches who are making a positive impact in our community.  This awards program includes three categories: Education, Government and…