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Pia Orrenius explains E-verify

Senior economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Pia Orrenius, came to UTA for the CMAS Speaker Series for 2017-2018. Orrenius gave a presentation on a report about the impact that the workforce verification system, E-verify has had on several states across the country. She also mentions her opinion on whether E-verify is effective or not when using it to decrease unauthorized immigration in the U.S.

Cellphone Usage Among Millenials

 

Millennials today are using their cellphone for more than just to pass time. Today, cellphones are being used beyond calls and messages. According to the Pew Research Center, 67% of smartphone owners have admitted to checking their phone for calls or messages when their phone didn’t vibrate or ring. However, too much cellphone usage can disconnect us from reality and valuable face to face communication.

– Maritza Esquivel

Transfer Student Services

 

 

Most transfer students arrive on campus with little knowledge of the services it offers that they can use to benefit their university experience.  Transfer Student Services is a department at UTA that is dedicated on assisting transfer students on all university related aspects. For more information about prospective, newly admitted and current transfer students can visit http://www.uta.edu/transferuta/ for more information.

– Maritza Esquivel