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Dec 18, 2014, 15:19 ET

UT Arlington appoints Michael Kingan as Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations

The University of Texas at Arlington has named Michael K. Kingan, a former senior vice president and chief development officer for The University...

Sep 03, 2014, 17:59 ET
Mickey McCabe, new executive director of the University of Texas at Arlington Research Institute. (PRNewsFoto/UT at Arlington)

Mickey McCabe named UT Arlington Research Institute executive director

The University of Texas at Arlington announces that Mickey McCabe, vice president for research at the University of Dayton in Ohio and executive...

Jul 30, 2014, 14:44 ET
Dr. Timothy Quinnan has been named Vice President for Student Affairs at The University of Texas at Arlington. (PRNewsFoto/The University of Texas at Arl..)

UT Arlington appoints San Diego State Student Affairs leader Timothy Quinnan as Vice President for Student Affairs

University of Texas at Arlington President Vistasp Karbhari today announced the appointment of Timothy Quinnan, an expert in student success and...

Jun 06, 2014, 16:10 ET

UT Arlington College of Business' latest hire merges business and scholarship

Kay-Yut Chen, a renowned behavioral and experimental researcher from Yahoo! and Hewlett-Packard, will join The University of Texas at Arlington's...

May 27, 2014, 19:04 ET
UT Arlington President Vistasp Karbhari and Grand Prairie ISD Superintendent Susan Hull announce Bound for Success, an early college admissions initiative (PRNewsFoto/The University of Texas at ...)

UT Arlington teams with Mansfield, Grand Prairie school districts to help more students earn college degrees

The University of Texas at Arlington announces new partnerships with the Grand Prairie and Mansfield school districts for a significant expansion...

May 16, 2014, 17:30 ET
Members of the UT Arlington high energy physics group are (clockwise from the left) Professors Andrew White, Andrew Brandt, Kaushik De, Associate Professor Amir Farbin and Professor Jaehoon Yu. - See more at: http://www.uta.edu/news/releases/2014/05/HEP-funding.php#sthash.gj5LxAwP.dpuf (PRNewsFoto/The University of Texas...)

UT Arlington particle physics team awarded $2.5 million grant, 25 percent funding increase

Physicists from UT Arlington who have traveled the world to support new scientific discoveries, including the widely publicized Higgs boson, have...

May 06, 2014, 17:30 ET
David Nygren, a member of the National Academy of Sciences known for his invention of the Time Projection Chamber, will join the faculty at The University of Texas at Arlington this fall.  (PRNewsFoto/The University of Texas at ...)

Renowned particle physicist David Nygren to join UT Arlington

David Nygren, a renowned physicist and member of the National Academy of Sciences, has been appointed Presidential Distinguished Professor in the...

Apr 04, 2014, 18:38 ET
Anne Bavier, Dean of The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing. (PRNewsFoto/The University of Texas at Arlington)

National health care education leader Anne Bavier appointed UT Arlington nursing dean

The University of Texas at Arlington has named Anne Bavier, a nationally recognized health care leader who has held posts at top ranked...

Mar 17, 2014, 19:07 ET
UT Arlington logo.  (PRNewsFoto/The University of Texas at Arlington)

Giving potentially dangerous employees organizational socialization and close supervision can avoid tragedy, UT Arlington researchers say

Two UT Arlington management professors argue that employers can prevent workplace violence by keeping dangerous employees positively engaged and...

Nov 18, 2013, 14:35 ET
UT Arlington Athletics Director Jim Baker (left) and Jim Minge, president of Texas Trust Credit Union.  (PRNewsFoto/The University of Texas at Arlington)

Texas Trust Credit Union Signs on as a Major Sponsor of UT Arlington Intercollegiate Athletics

 The University of Texas at Arlington has named Texas Trust Credit Union the official credit union sponsor of the Division of Intercollegiate...

Oct 22, 2013, 14:21 ET

TechFW@UTA to propel University research, innovation toward commercialization

The University of Texas at Arlington and TechFW, a Fort Worth-based technology startup initiative, have agreed to a multi-year partnership to...

Oct 10, 2013, 13:39 ET

Shimadzu instrumentation worth millions fuels transformative year for UT Arlington research

The University of Texas at Arlington offers students a new level of experience with the most sophisticated scientific instrumentation this fall...

Aug 19, 2013, 19:24 ET
CNN's Anderson Cooper headlines the 2013-14 UT Arlington Maverick Speakers Series.  (PRNewsFoto/The University of Texas at Arlington)

Anderson Cooper to headline UT Arlington's Maverick Speakers Series

Five distinguished guests will share their global experiences and diverse perspectives as part of The University of Texas at Arlington's 2013-14...

Jun 11, 2013, 16:20 ET

National Academies appoints UT Arlington faculty associate to Gulf of Mexico committee

Ashanti Johnson, a faculty research associate in The University of Texas at Arlington College of Science, has been appointed to a 24-member panel...

Jun 01, 2013, 00:01 ET
UT Arlington President Vistasp Karbhari.

Vistasp Karbhari takes helm as eighth president of The University of Texas at Arlington

 Vistasp Karbhari, the former provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at The University of Alabama in Huntsville and a...

May 22, 2013, 18:38 ET

New America Foundation names UT Arlington one of six national "Next Generation Universities"

The University of Texas at Arlington is one of six universities nationwide to be named a "Next Generation University" in a new study published by...

Mar 12, 2013, 17:07 ET
Dr. Vistasp Karbhari.  (PRNewsFoto/University of Texas at Arlington)

Vistasp Karbhari officially named UT Arlington president

The University of Texas System Board of Regents has named Dr. Vistasp M. Karbhari president of The University of Texas at Arlington effective June...

Feb 28, 2013, 12:30 ET
Students work in the Shimadzu Center for Advanced Analytical Chemistry, one of three centers that make up the Shimadzu Institute for Research Technologies at UT Arlington. (UT Arlington).  (PRNewsFoto/University of Texas at Arlington)

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments donates record $7.5 million to support UT Arlington Institute for Research Technologies

A new $7.5 million gift from Shimadzu Scientific Instruments to The University of Texas at Arlington will support one of the most significant...

Nov 13, 2012, 00:04 ET

Economist Rachel Croson named dean of the UT Arlington College of Business

The University of Texas at Arlington announces the appointment of Rachel Croson, a UT Dallas economics professor and the director of the UT Dallas...

Oct 22, 2012, 18:10 ET
The University of Texas at Arlington Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/The University of Texas at Arlington)

UT Arlington, Shimadzu Scientific Instruments forge $25.2 million research partnership

The University of Texas System Board of Regents today allocated $7.5 million from the Permanent University Fund toward the formation of the...