All posts by Sananda McCall

A HOME AWAY FROM HOME, DIY ROOMS

There are many traditions students can partaking in when it comes to the college experience. These traditions include Homecoming week, Welcome Week, and even personalizing their dorm rooms We spoke with tow roommates to get their DIY room décor hacks and ideas to top off that home away from home.

Exercise Science junior, Jazmine Harris takes us into her room to show how students can recreate the stream light photos with items found in any local supermarket. Harris also gives us the need-to-know on how to make seasonal table lanterns perfect for any occasion.

Harris’ roommate LaUndrea Bates who is also a UTA student tells about how she crafted decorative wall hangers to spell out her name—which puts the icing on the cake for a personalized room.

SINGER/SONGWRITER TURN UTA STUDENT

 

If you spend enough time on campus exploring UTA’s diversity, it’s easy to come across some pretty interesting people.
It didn’t take long to pick out Elizabeth Wills, a Communication Studies major who is also a successful singer and songwriter. Wills spent nearly twenty years in the entertainment industry performing with artist and collaborating with writers such as the Trackmasters who wrote songs for Jennifer Lopez and Beyoncé.

Wills tells us about the process she undertakes as she turns her song ideas into the full product and mentions her upcoming project focused on mental health.
In the meantime, Wills says her number one focus is getting her degree.

UTA MEETS DISNEY

TALK ABOUT MAKING DREAMS A REALITY. MEET THE UTA STUDENT WHO PUT HIS NAME ON DISNEY’S NEWEST ATTRACTION AND HELPED FULFILL THE DREAMS OF HIS LOVED ONES.

“IF YOU BELIEVE YOU CAN DO ALL THINGS, WHERE ARE THE LIMITATIONS? THERE ARE NONE.”- JUSTIN HAWTHORNE

CHANGE IN THE PROCESS

COLLEGE IS THE PERFECT TIME FOR SELF-DISCOVERY AND IN THIS CASE, EVEN THOUGH YOU MIGHT THINK YOU KNOW WHAT YOU WANT, CHANGING MAJORS AND CHOOSING THE BEST-FIT FOR YOU, CAN GIVE YOU A LITTLE PUSH.

 

UTA LIVING

 

STUDENTS ARE PROGRESSIVELY GETTING USED TO THE COLLEGE LIFESTYLE, AS THEY FIND A SENSE OF COMFORT IN THEIR NEW LIVING ARRANGEMENTS. SEE HOW STUDENTS ARE COPING WITH BEING AWAY FROM HOME.

BETO COMES TO UTA

STUDENTS, FACULTY, AND THE PUBLIC BROUGHT LIFE TO THE PARTY AT BETO’S TOWN HALL EVENT. THE CANDIDATE ENSURED ADVANCED UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE AND SPOKE ON PROVIDING PRE-SCHOOL OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL CHILDREN UNDER FOUR .THE DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATE URGED HIS SUPPORTERS TO USE THEIR VOICE FOR THIS YEAR’S ELECTION AND TO MAKE SURE THAT PEOPLE GO OUT AND VOTE.