Tag Archives: Support Quality Education

UT Arlington’s SEIR Building One Step Closer to a Dream Come True

Dreams get done here in The American Dream City and The University of Texas at Arlington’s Science and Engineering Innovation and Research (SEIR) Building moved one step closer to becoming a reality after today’s groundbreaking ceremony in Downtown. The $125 million state-of-the-art research and teaching facility will house interdisciplinary research neighborhoods that will enhance collaboration…

APD Recruiting Program Continues to Fulfill Dreams of Local Students

High school students interested in law enforcement continue to have an opportunity to train with some of The American Dream City’s best. The Arlington City Council approved a one-year agreement with the Arlington Independent School District to provide a Hometown Recruiting Officer for the 2016-17 school year. The agreement was approved at the…

14th Annual Medieval Arts Festival Features Entertainment for All Ages

Hear ye, hear ye! For one day only, the Middle Ages will come to life in downtown Arlington when the Arlington Public Library presents the 14th annual Medieval Arts Festival on Saturday, October 22, from noon to 5 p. m. at the Levitt Pavilion. Featuring exhibits of medieval arts and sciences, live…

UTA Spotlight: Male Students “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” for a Good Cause

Don’t miss this installment of UTA Spotlight, a weekly news update featuring broadcasting students reporting on events, projects, announcements and other key news happening in The American Dream City. Here are this week’s top stories: Male students participate in the “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” event to help raise awareness…

2016-17 Richard Greene Scholars Recognized in Latest ‘Support Quality Education’ Newsletter

The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Support Quality Education” continues to be a key priority for the work of our city. Public education that produces graduates who are prepared for future success provides the foundation for a strong Arlington community. In the latest Support Quality Education Newsletter, residents can read…

Limited Edition Library Card Supports Downtown Library Campaign

Want to support the new Downtown Library and get some cool swag at the same time?Beginning today, the Arlington Public Library is offering a limited edition Dreams Begin Here library card that supports the new George W. Hawkes Downtown Library. Current cardholders can swap their card for a $1 replacement…

UTA Spotlight Highlights Senior Tennis Player from Paraguay

Don’t miss this installment of UTA Spotlight, a weekly news update featuring broadcasting students reporting on events, projects, announcements and other key news happening in The American Dream City. Here are this week’s top stories: UTA students weigh in on a proposed new  Texas Rangers  ballpark with a retractable roof. Multicultural Affairs…

River Legacy Foundation’s 20th Annual After Dark in the Park Set for Oct. 7-9

After Dark in the Park

Pick out your Halloween costumes and get ready for fun – River Legacy Foundation’s 20th annual After Dark in the Park event is set for the second weekend in October. The annual family friendly fall celebration will be held from 5 p. m. to 9 p. m. October 7 through October 9 at…

AISD, Moritz Dealerships Partner for Automotive Technology Program

The Arlington ISD has formed a partnership with Moritz Dealerships to design the curriculum and fund all the equipment for the new Moritz Automotive Technology Program at the AISD Career and Technical Center, which will open in fall 2017.“We are pleased to partner with Moritz Dealerships for this unique program…

AISD Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos Named 2016 Superintendent of the Year for Texas

Arlington ISD Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos was named 2016 Superintendent of the Year for Texas by the Texas Association of School Boards. The five finalists were selected by a committee of school board members and were then interviewed Friday during the TASA/TASB Convention. The committee’s decisions were based on specific criteria, including…