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Every Monday-Thursday

May 3

May 4

GenTX Day: Spirit Friday
May 4

Late Night Breakfast
May 7 and May 8
May 11
Commencement Ceremonies
May 11-13

May 12 & 13

May 19 & 20

Upcoming Events!
TONIGHT: Pre Exam Jam!
Blow off some stress and come ready to sweat! Join us for this high energy stress relieving exercise class that will include a combination of your favorites. Open to all UT Arlington students and MAC members. Water and healthy snacks provided.

Thursday, May 3, 5:30 pm, MAC, Room 135
Spirit Friday!

Show your Maverick Pride wherever you go on Friday, May 4 by wearing your UT Arlington tshirts, hats, and colors!

It's GenTX Day, sponsored by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, a day to salute college students across the state and encourage others to pursue their dreams by earning their college degree.

Friday, May 4
Dog Day at UTA

Stop by the UC Mall for snacks and cold drinks and to visit with puppies from the Arlington Animal Shelter.

Friday, May 4, 10 am-noon, UC Mall
Late Night Breakfast

Take a break from studying and come out to the Connection Cafe for a breakfast buffet!  

Monday, May 7 & Tuesday, May 8, 9:30-11 pm, Connection Cafe, UC, Free for students with a meal plan; $3 for those without
Graduation Celebration


Noted actor, artist and filmmaker James Franco will deliver keynote remarks at The University of Texas at Arlington's spectacular Graduation Celebration.

The annual bash features music, food and a fireworks extravaganza.

Tickets are not required to attend Graduation Celebration, but all students who are graduating will have seating. This event is open to the public.  


Friday, May 11, 7:30 pm, Levitt Pavilion (100 W. Abram St., Arlington)
Tryouts for UT Arlington Cheer and
Dance Teams


Join the Spirit Groups, which provide support for UT Arlington athletic teams and lead the community in spirit.


Visit the Cheer webpage and Dance webpage for requirements and application.   

Cheer: May 12 & 13
Dance: May 19 & 20

University Events Graduate Advisors

The Department of University Events is currently seeking graduate student applicants for the to serve as Graduate Advisors for the 2012-13 academic school-year.  


They will be hiring a total of two students. The position is listed as job #6146 on SNAPJOB.

LGBTQA Student Staff

The Department of Multicultural Affairs is now recruiting for student staff for the new LGBTQA Programs initiative hosted by the Division of Student Affairs at UTA! (LGBTQA = Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, Ally) Positions include 1 Graduate Intern (paid) and 5 Peer volunteer positions! For more details and application instructions visit  

University Events Student Positions 


The Department of University Events is seeking applicants for the following positions for the 2012-13 academic school-year: 


Alternative Spring Break Coordinator 

Alternative Spring Break Site Leaders

The Big Event Planning Committee Director


Applications are available in Student Activities, B140 of the University Center or online at

UTA-HOSTS! Peer Mentors

Hey student organization leaders! Become a 2012-2013 UTA-HOSTS peer mentor and help to positively impact the lives of incoming freshmen by aiding in their adjustment to university life. Requirements include a minimum GPA of 2.0, at least two fully completed semesters at UT Arlington, and attendance at a short training session. Apply today at 
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UT Arlington License Plates

BUY ONE GET ONE FREE through June 30, 2012! Get the official UT Arlington Texas License Plate at For assistance, call 888-7MY-PLATES.
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