1 hr ago
The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod
Rodewald to lead Lutheran Bible Translators
Dr. Michael K. Rodewald , regional director for Africa with the LCMS Office of International Mission, will begin work June 1, 2014, as executive director of Lutheran Bible Translators in Aurora, Ill.
12 hrs ago
Campus Alerts Not Always Reaching Students
College kids are wired these days, carrying laptops and smart phones. You would assume they're easy to reach at a moment's notice, but after a series of recent campus sex assaults around the country, the News4 I-Team started investigating and found some colleges are still facing an uphill battle when trying to get emergency warnings out.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Winter weather prompts Friday class cancellations
With North Texas expecting the worst of a winter storm, school districts wasted no time in cancelling Friday classes across the region.
Dallas Morning News
Educators discuss massive online courses at UTA conference
Jim Groom, an instructional technologist at the University of Mary Washington, talks about large online courses at a University of Texas at Arlington conference.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Dallas Morning News
Editorial: UT-Arlington's new partnership will create a college-going culture
Whether you agree or disagree with President Barack Obama's policies, it's hard to quibble with his observation Wednesday that America's disparities in income are troubling and dangerous.
Hundreds of thousands sign up Penn's free online courses, but few complete
The University of Pennsylvania is at the forefront of a movement to experiment with free open online courses but the undertaking, its own researchers are finding out, has yielded mixed results.
Wise County Messenger Online
Daily reminders of the flamingo
Pat Slayton keeps a flamingo on her desk in her office. The flamingo is there to remind her of where she is now in her life and her vision for the future.Retirement in Florida is the plan.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
UTA women seek first win of season against rival North Texas
UT Arlington's College Park Center will host a women's basketball matchup between local rivals Wednesday as the Mavericks square off with North Texas .
Fostering Sustainability in Higher Education: University of Texas at Arlington
A growing number of institutions of higher education are channeling their efforts towards sustainability.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Secrets to 'extreme adaptation' found in Burmese python genome
Dr. Todd Castoe, of the University of Texas at Arlington, and graduate students Jacobo Reyes-Velasco and Drew Schield are co-authors on a new paper detailing the genome of the Burmese... The Burmese python's ability to ramp up its metabolism and enlarge its organs to swallow and digest prey whole can be traced to unusually rapid evolution and ... (more)
American Magna Corp. Announces New Director to Management Team
American Magna Corp. is pleased to announce the addition of Douglas McGibbon to the company's management team.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Texans not so sure about eliminating Algebra II
Despite the countless objections of critics who say the state is watering down its academic standards, the Texas Legislature recently voted to remove Algebra II as a graduation requirement, and Texans have mixed reviews about it! Fox 4 News recently asked residents if, the math should become a non-requirement for Texas students.
UT Arlington fraternity now faces one year suspension.
The suspension for the University of Texas at Arlington chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon has been reduced to one year in connection with providing alcohol to minors as young as 14. A Nov. 19 final outcome letter to the fraternity states: "... the chapter is lucky more serious outcomes did not result from these events."
Tue Nov 26, 2013
New Arlington school district-UTA program offers more students chance to attend college
The University of Texas at Arlington, the state's sixth-largest institution of higher learning and one of its most diverse, draws students from every state in the country and from 123 nations.
Tyler Morning Telegraph
UT Tyler among top schools for vets
The University of Texas at Tyler ranked as one of the leading four-year public universities for student veterans, according to a university news release.
Schools are taking steps to outlaw 'vaping'
While the federal government decides how to regulate electronic cigarettes, many university officials across the country are moving ahead with their own rules about e-cigs on campus.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
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Fri Nov 22, 2013
Will Arlington be connected to the region or bypassed?
Some might have reacted by wondering why such a stop wasn't already included along the route between the UT Arlington campus and the CentrePort station connecting to the train that runs between Fort Worth and Dallas.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Dallas remembers JFK 50 years after his death
Local activities to honor the country's 35th president include: Through Dec. 6: Photos of the Kennedy visit are on display at the Fort Worth Central Library.
Study looks at better prediction for epileptic seizures through adaptive learning approach
A UT Arlington assistant engineering professor has developed a computational model that can more accurately predict when an epileptic seizure will occur next based on the patient's personalized medical information.