Tag Archives: American Dream City

Cloud 9 Perception Dreaming Big as Pioneer in Robotics Automation

The dream of UT Arlington graduates James Staud and Christopher McMurrough of starting up Cloud 9 Perception began in a garage right here in The American Dream City. Today, the company has quickly progressed and expanded to a large office space, along with a full team of engineers and developers to help…

UTA’s Dan Cavanagh Living His American Dream as Pianist, Composer & Educator

As the recently named Chair of The University of Texas at Arlington’s Music Department, Dan Cavanagh is living his American Dream as an educator, professional musician and composer.“As a musician, as a professor, as someone who believes in higher education, this has been a fantastic place to be,” Cavanagh said. As…

UTA Lady Movin’ Mavs Represent Team USA at 2018 World Championships

Lady Movin’ Mavs Rose Hollermann and Abby Dunkin, seniors and gold medalists in the 2016 Paralympic games, along with graduate student Morgan Wood, are set to represent Team USA in the 2018 International Wheelchair Basketball Federation’s World Championships in Hamburg, Germany August 16-26. The University of Texas at Arlington’s Lady Movin’…

Arlington Resident & Rangers Great Tom Grieve Living His American Dream

Arlington resident and Texas Rangers great Tom Grieve is living his American Dream in his 24th season as an analyst in the team’s Fox Sports Southwest television booth after debuting on broadcasts in 1995, the longest tenure of any TV broadcaster in club history. Elected to the Rangers Hall of Fame…

‘It’s a Legit Melting Pot’: Travel Writer Spotlights Arlington’s Diverse Food Scene

It’s no surprise that Arlington, the 48th largest city in the country, is a diverse community. One place the city’s cultural diversity is most evident is through its unique cuisine. Travel writer  A. Rochaun Meadows-Fernandez, who grew up in the Arlington area, recently spotlighted some fantastic restaurants who make their home…

For Dan & Linda Dipert, Arlington is Truly The American Dream City

For Dan and Linda Dipert, Arlington truly represents a place where the couple has been able to live their American Dream. The Dipert family formed the Dan Dipert Family Fund to benefit causes throughout The American Dream City. The fund currently supports the AISD Education Foundation, where Dan helped establish an…

Alexus Henry: First UTA Female to Win Individual National Championship

Junior Alexus Henry became the first UT Arlington woman ever to win an individual national championship, taking the title in the women’s high jump at the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships Saturday evening at historic Hayward Field. The milestone caps off a junior season filled with a number of dream…

Sculptor Art Fairchild Puts Big Dreams on Display in Arlington, North Texas

Arlington resident Art Fairchild continues to dream big as a unique sculptor utilizing wood, metal, stone and glass to create dynamic and visually captivating works of art across The American Dream City and the North Texas region.“I’ve always been intrigued with having ideas that seem simple in form, but require…

Former Council Member Julia Burgen’s Dream of Keeping Arlington Beautiful

Former Arlington City Council member Julia Burgen is well-known for her environmental activism in The American Dream City. When her family moved to Arlington in the 1980s, Burgen returned to school at The University of Texas at Arlington to get a master’s degree in interdisciplinary studies with an emphasis on biology…

#1 New York Times Best-Selling Author Sandra Brown Proud to Call Arlington Home

Sandra Brown has been living her American Dream as a #1 New York Times best-selling author of more than 70 novels and is proud to call herself a long-time Arlington resident. Some of her most popular novels include Mean Streak, Deadline, Low Pressure, Lethal, Rainwater, Tough Customer, and Smash Cut, all of…