Posts Tagged ‘uta’
Cover by Scott Latham.

There Will Be Oil

Locals are joining a national movement against the Dakota Access pipeline.
Karen Gavis
Pen in hand, Tucker Dean stopped to sign his name. “I want to help out any way I can,” said the UTA drama major. “I just disagree with it in general.” The “it” he doesn’t like is the Dakota Access pipeline, propos...

(Courtesy of 10 Billion Lives Twitter page)

Animal Rights Activists Releasing Bucks At UTA

Jeff Prince
Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM) is paying University of Texas at Arlington students $1 each if they’ll stop on campus and watch a four-minute video of factory farm and slaughterhouse practices this week. Wonder how man...


Defense First for UTA Mavs Basketball

Rush Olson
The University of Texas-Arlington men started their victories over some of the best-known names in college basketball at 5:50 a.m. “We do a defensive boot camp every year and that’s kind of where we try and instill toughnes...

Jesse Barnett’s “To Accident and Abandon Such Customary Writings”


Fort Worth Weekly
There’s only a few days left to take in UTA’s Fall Gallery Night show, Selections from the University Art Collection. The works by faculty members is a continuation of the similar show that was at UTA over the summer.  



Peter Gorman
So there’s water contamination near fracking sites, but no provable connection between the two? That’s what two different June studies are saying. The industry is all over this, of course, claiming that they prove that hydr...

Olga Parlora and Yegeny Afinogenov dance at Mejia Ballet International’s spring concert.

Night & Day

Kristian Lin
Wed 20 - David Hare’s Behind the Beautiful Forevers received glowing notices when it debuted in London six months ago, and now you can watch a broadcast of that production. Based on Katherine Boo’s reporting, the play docum...

Gyorgy Beck’s “Hood”


The Gallery at UTA
Hungary briefly takes over the Gallery at UTA this month when Hungarian-born artists Gyorgy Beck and Sylvia Plachy show their works. Longtime friends, the artists share a similar dreamy aesthetic even though they work in differ...

James Sullivan’s “Head With Rocks in Mouth”


The Gallery at UTA
UTA’s current exhibit opened back on the 17th, but it’s only getting around to having its opening reception this Friday at 5:30pm. The show features James Sullivan’s sculptures of human-like figures and Alice Leora Briggs...

Justin Ginsberg’s “Lullaby Dreams”


The Gallery at UTA
There’s still time to catch UTA’s 14th faculty biennial, showcasing the works of 35 faculty members in every kind of media you can imagine. The show includes Leighton McWilliams’ photographs and Justin Ginsberg’s gossam...

Gunther Schuller receives a tribute at UTA, Sat.

Celebrating Composers

Gunther Schuller turns 88 next week, and so UTA is holding a celebration of this composer who has led an extraordinary life. A sideman for Miles Davis on his Birth of the Cool album, Schuller gave up performing soon afterward f...