Tag Archives: UT Arlington

UT Arlington Graduates Largest Class in University History

The University of Texas at Arlington will confer 5,600 degrees in commencement ceremonies on May 11-13 at College Park Center on the UTA campus, a dream come true moment for thousands of students this weekend. The newest graduates will join the ranks of more than 214,000 UTA alumni around the…

30th Annual Texas Scottish Festival and Highlands Games Kicks off Friday

Whether you’re mad for plaid, admire the soulful sounds of bagpipes or you’ve always wanted to sample some haggis, the 30th Annual Texas Scottish Festival and Highland Games has something to offer everyone. The weekend event, which will be held May 13-15 at the University of Texas at Arlington’s Maverick Stadium, typically…

Young Robot Enthusiasts Compete in 2nd Annual GEAR Tournament

Weeks of planning, practice and patience paid off for young robotics enthusiasts Saturday, May 7 at the Get Excited About Robotics, or GEAR, tournament hosted by the Arlington Public Library. The teams, about 20 in all, started building their NXT and EV3 LEGO Mindstorm robots in March. Each team is composed…

Arlington Eats: La Blue Casa Serves Up Authentic Mexican Cuisine

Come along for a mouthwatering ride and catch the city’s cultural diversity with Arlington Eats on MyArlingtonTV. In this month’s edition of Arlington Eats, host Andrew Tanielian checks out some savory Mexican entrees at La Blue Casa, which is located on the campus of UT Arlington in the College Park District. Learn how…

Princeton Review ranks UT Arlington among ‘Best of the West’

The Princeton Review has chosen UT Arlington as one of 122 schools featured in the”Best of the West” section of its “2013 Best Colleges: Region by Region.”College ratings are based on academics, admissions selectivity, financial aid, and quality-of-life factors. The service also surveys students online and by mail. The Best Regional…

Print Center Now Open

The City of Arlington and UT Arlington celebrated the opening of the new Canon Print Center at city hall on Tuesday with a ribbon cutting and open house. The City and college began discussions about a print shop partnership in 2011.  Both organizations were working to reduce expenses and save money.  The consolidation…

Unique Public Collaboration First of Its Kind

The City of Arlington and UT Arlington are continuing to look for and find new ways to partner with each other.  Now after the successful College Park project, the two entities are embarking on a first-of-its-kind Arlington public collaboration in printing. Representatives of the University and City began discussions about a…