University of Texas at Arlington

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Top 5 Surprising Items You Can And Should Negotiate

Few people buy a car or a home without negotiating the price, so why stop there?

CBS 11–11/13/2014

The Philae lander (C) is pictured descending onto the 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko comet after a successful separation from the Rosetta probe.  (credit: ESA via Getty Images)

Cheers At UTA With Philae Lander Touchdown On Comet

History was made Wednesday when the European Space Agency lander Philae separated from its space probe, Rosetta, and touched down on the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The cheers could be heard even in Arlington.

CBS 11–11/12/2014

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Revolutionary Prostate Cancer Research At North Texas University

Prostate cancer impacts some 200,000 American men every year. But, fascinating research happening right here in North Texas could one day provide new options for early detection and treatment.

CBS 11–11/10/2014

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Nurse Defies Ebola Quarantine With Bike Ride

Practically daring Maine health authorities to go to court to have her confined, nurse and University of Texas at Arlington alum, Kaci Hickox went out on a bike ride Thursday in defiance of the state’s voluntary quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients.

10/30/2014

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Quarantined Ebola Nurse Goes Outside; Police Watch

A University of Texas at Arlington nursing school alum who treated Ebola patients in West Africa said she plans to end her voluntary quarantine and even stepped outside her home briefly on Wednesday.

10/29/2014

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Storm Debris Discovery Reveals 100+ Years Of North Texas History

A storm that roared through Arlington earlier this month had winds high enough to turn over vehicles, rip off roofs, and tear trees out of the ground. Now one of those trees is at the center of a research project.

CBSDFW.COM–10/21/2014

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Nurses, Current & Future, Forge Ahead Knowing The Risks

The risk of catching infectious diseases is a danger nurses know well. CBS 11 News spent Tuesday talking to current and future nurses about the risks posed by their chosen career.

CBSDFW.COM–10/14/2014

UTA crime alert

University Police Searching For Kidnapping Suspect

A developing stor on the University of Texas at Arlington campus, where the search is on for a kidnapper. While the hunt for the suspect continues, police are warning students to be aware of their surroundings and to be vigilant.

CBSDFW.COM–10/07/2014

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Dallas Play Therapists Serve An Important Role In Children’s Lives

Job growth in the field of play therapy is strong, as therapists help children cope with their problems and help them connect their emotions to words through play.

09/15/2014

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Best Outdoor Movie Experiences In DFW

Whether you come on foot or drive up in a car, there’s nothing like these DFW places for watching a movie under the stars.

06/27/2014

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Students Of Today Learning Lessons From Civil Rights Movement

While it has been 50 years since the Civil Rights Act was signed, the message has carried strong throughout the decades — but for some the oppression of the era is hard to fathom.

04/10/2014

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Rewards In Social Services Are Linked To Higher Education In Dallas

Higher education has allowed Lisa Ciminelli to get to where she is today, as assistant vice president of neighbor support services at CitySquare.

01/20/2014

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