MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2023
Program to reduce child maltreatment, domestic violence
After seeing firsthand how women and children were impacted during a time of turmoil for her native country Kyrgyzstan, Assistant Professor Saltanat Childress felt compelled to help others through her research in the field of social work. Her project will test a new type of intervention that combines three approaches to preventing child maltreatment: strengthening family processes, improving co-parenting and father involvement, and building financial capability and assets.
Hosted by UTA Dining and the Office of International Education's Department of Global Engagement, UTA's annual campus-wide Thanksgiving Dinner is tomorrow, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 5-8 p.m. Students on a meal plan will be admitted for free. Students without a meal plan, faculty, and staff can purchase tickets for $9.89 at the door.
Holiday transportation schedule
Join UTA Tuesday, Nov. 28, to celebrate GivingTuesday, a global day of generosity. Send a gift to support UTA's talented students by visiting GivingTuesday.
UTA is holding a second flu and COVID-19 vaccination clinic for employees, retirees, and their covered dependents Wednesday, Nov. 29, 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. in Room 113 of Trinity Hall. About 100 slots are available. Register. The latest COVID-19 booster will be available while supplies last.
Glass art holiday sale, fundraiser
The Department of Art and Art History is pleased to announce its Holiday Glass Art Sale and Fundraiser. Faculty, staff, and students can be among the first to explore and purchase pieces Friday, Dec. 8, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The general public sale will be Saturday, Dec. 9, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sale funds support UTA’s talented students, while also contributing to the advancement of the Department of Art and Art History.
Hispanic-serving graduate certificate
Receive your W-2 electronically
As we near the end of the year, remember to update the way you receive your W-2 on UTShare. You can submit or withdraw consent to receive your W-2 electronically with the click of a button. Details can be found on Page 12 in the Employee Self-Service Guide. Benefits of selecting electronic delivery include quicker access and increased security of your personal information.
National AIDS Memorial partners with UTA Libraries
A portion of the AIDS Memorial Quilt will be displayed on the sixth floor of UTA Central Library as part of a special exhibit from Tuesday, Nov. 28, through Saturday, Dec. 2. On the first day of the exhibit, UTA Libraries will host a special event from noon to 2 p.m. University offices and local organizations will have tables set up to provide information about LBGTQ+ history and resources about HIV and AIDS.
Coursera access for Mavericks
Outstanding Maverick Award nominations
Recognize a staff member or team of staff members who exemplify “being a Maverick” in all that they do. Nominations for Outstanding Maverick Awards are being accepted until Friday, Dec. 1. Learn more about the eligibility criteria and complete the nomination form today.
Pre-game event in Fort Worth
Join UTA Alumni Relations and Athletics before the UTA men’s basketball game at Dickies Arena Saturday, Dec. 16, for a pre-game meetup at Chimy’s Fort Worth! Attendees will have the opportunity to meet Athletics Director Jon Fagg and UTA coaches. Learn more and RSVP for the pre-game event.
Global Seal of Biliteracy
UTA students who speak a language in addition to English can test their proficiency to receive the Global Seal of Biliteracy, a micro-credential that conveys language proficiency. The test is offered in more than 40 languages through the Department of Modern Languages. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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