As the semester is coming to an end, tis the season of gift giving and group projects. According to WWW. Facultyfocus.com, most students hate group projects. They prefer to work alone for many reasons. One being there is no individual accountability. UTA students share their thoughts and feelings towards group projects.
Maverick student Kenneth Simpson sits down with reporter Keturah Hill as he shares his love for basketball and the passion which propelled him to playing around the world.
With a huge population of students at UTA commuting back and forth to campus the rise in gas prices presents challenges to students living near and far.
The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation estimates that more than four hundred thousand people in the United States have multiple sclerosis (MS). About two hundred new cases are diagnosed each week in the United States. One student recalls the day when she was diagnosed.
Students struggle with time management when it comes to studying, work and their social life. However, when it comes to sleep, studies are finding that college students are neglecting in taking the time to sleep. Lack of sleep has been proven to cause poor performance in the classroom and ultimately health problems.
A popular dish among college students called Ramen noodles has been linked to high blood pressure and heart disease due to the amount of sodium that one package contains. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommends the average american consumes no more than 23 hundred milligrams of salt per day. Ramen contains over half of the daily sodium intake. One student gives her personal account of how she got started consuming the dish.
Student organization, Comm Attire has come together in putting a clothes closet together for students needing professional attire to go on interviews. There will be a celebration on November 30th for the official launch from 1:00 PM- 2:00 PM.
Many students enroll in the American Sign Language (ASL) classes to fulfill their foreign language requirement to graduate. However, two UTA students Michael Blue and Stan Timms, are enrolled in ASL classes on campus as a challenge and as a learning skill they may have to use as a way of life. There is more to them than meets the eye.
Starting December 31st the city of Arlington has decided to terminate its contract of the max bus transportation service of route 221. This decision will affect many UTA students leaving them to figure out how to get to campus. Arlington is the 50th largest city in the nation without a public transit system.
The city council has approved a ridesharing pilot program to provide transportation as an alternative. Ten vans that will seat six passengers. For further information and start dates on this ride-sharing program, you can visit the Arlington website at www.arlington-tx.gov