Posts Tagged ‘The University of Texas at Arlington’

UTA College of Business to Host Veterans Symposium, Resource Fair 

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

The University of Texas at Arlington’s Veterans Business Outreach Center is hosting its first Veterans Business Symposium and Resource Fair on Saturday at the College of Business Building on campus.

The event is free and open to all veterans, disabled …

Discovery: Manatees Rescued, Top Analytical Scientists, Changing the Laws of Physics?

Posted by Lance Murray

DALLAS WORLD AQUARIUM SAVES AMAZONIA MANATEES

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchA team of veterinarians, biologists, and conservationists from The Dallas World Aquarium’s manatee project reached a milestone recently with the release of five rehabilitated Amazonian manatees into their natural environment.

The release occurred near …

TCU Junior Moving On To Nationals of Global Student Entrepreneur Awards

Posted by Maggie Barton

Editor’s Note: Maggie Barton’s SPURstartup has previously partnered with the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards.

Last Tuesday, Entrepreneurs’ Organization in Fort Worth hosted its annual Global Student Entrepreneur Awards.

GSEA as a world-wide student startup competition. Students move up the ranks …

Future of Health Care: Life Science Leaders Outline What Lies Ahead for Industry at iC3 Summit

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Finding the next big medical innovation can be a daunting, Herculean journey fraught with years of pitfalls and patience before finally reaching the market.

Compared to a tech startup, which requires a computer, coding, an internet connection, and a lot …

Dallas’ Jason Roberts Among 100 ‘Most Influential’ Urbanists Ever

Posted by Lance Murray

Count a longtime Dallas urban advocate Jason Roberts among the 100 “Most Influential Urbanists” of all time as voted by readers of Planetizen.

Roberts, who ranked 95th on the list, is co-founder of the Better Block Project, founder …

Discovery: Battling Glaucoma, Zinc Thwarts Cancer & UTD Student Honored

Posted by Lance Murray

RESEARCHERS EYE WAY TO CURB GLAUCOMA DAMAGE

Sometimes patience pays off in medical research.

That’s especially true for researchers at the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth and the University of Iowa who have teamed up …

Discovery: Aircraft Composites, BRIT & TCU, Retail Discounts, Math Assessment

Posted by Lance Murray

$600K Boeing Grant Backs Aircraft Composite Research

Boeing Co. has given the University of Texas at Arlington a $600,000 grant to test composite components with the goal of creating longer-lasting aircraft and to help identify components that could fail.

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Discovery: Facial Recognition, Big Leaves, Journalism & Tech

Posted by Lance Murray

UTA SCIENTIST HELPS BUSINESS IMPROVE FACIAL RECOGNITION TECH

Facial recognition is becoming omnipresent in our society, particularly in security and law enforcement, and the tech sector is looking for more ways to capitalize on and improve the technology.

Vassilis Athitsos,

UTA, DART Program Focuses on ‘Next Generation of Engineers, Planners & Designers’

Posted by Jewels Clark

From transportation management to urban planning, University of Texas at Arlington students are getting real industry experience in a new academic program focused on developing future leaders within the transit sector. 

The Transportation Leadership Academy, a joint venture between UTA

Star Wars-inspired 3D Light Structures; Anti-Cancer Discovery & Curie Award

Posted by Lance Murray

SMU CHEMIST BRINGS LIGHT TO LIFE WITH 3D STRUCTURES

Do you remember the 3D projections in the 1977 film, Star Wars

Those images have inspired Southern Methodist University chemist Alexander Lippert to help create new technology which makes 3D …