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17th Annual Animal Essay Contest Kicks Off in The American Dream City!

The 2018 Animal Essay Contest is open to all students residing in Arlington city limits in third, fourth, fifth and sixth grades who attend either public, private, or home school. Original essays that are submitted should be 500 words or less and must be typed or handwritten. The essay contest begins Monday,…

Hop into the New Year with a 2018 Animal Services Pet Calendar

The 2018 Arlington Animal Services Pet Calendar is ready to enjoy and share! This year’s calendar celebrates pets of Arlington’s Superstar Volunteers and it makes a great gift for the animal lovers in your life. The cover features the winning pet – an adorable Lion Head Bunny named Bumble. A rabbit…

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…

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…

Mayor’s Holiday Pajama Storytime Offers Festive Family Fun

Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams and the Arlington Public Library invite you to this year’s Mayor’s Holiday Pajama Storytime, December 13 at 6:30 p. m. at the Southeast Branch Library. Join us for a festive evening of stories, songs, and a special craft. Children are encouraged to wear their favorite cozy pajamas…

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…