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The Student News Site of University of Texas at Arlington (Department of Communication)

Lone Star Sentinel

The Student News Site of University of Texas at Arlington (Department of Communication)

Lone Star Sentinel

Wilemon STEAM Academy, an elementary school in the Waxahachie Independent School District, sits empty for Thanksgiving break on Nov. 22.
Texas school administrators reflect on a decade of budget changes approaching 2023's legislative session
Steven Shaw, Executive Editor • November 29, 2022

ARLINGTON, Texas--With the Texas Legislature’s 2023 session on the horizon, public schools are again anticipating a shift in budgets following 15 years of varying funding trends. School districts receive funding through a marriage between local property taxes and the state, which determines the...

Wilemon STEAM Academy, an elementary school in the Waxahachie Independent School District, sits empty for Thanksgiving break on Nov. 22.
Texas school administrators reflect on a decade of budget changes approaching 2023's legislative session
Steven Shaw, Executive Editor • November 29, 2022

ARLINGTON, Texas--With the Texas Legislature’s 2023 session on the horizon, public schools are again anticipating a shift in budgets following 15 years of varying funding trends. School districts receive funding through a marriage between local property...

Fire artists entertain the crowds at Pumpkin Nights in Dallas.
Pumpkin Nights provides a sense of romance for guests
Royah Naba, Staff Writer • November 23, 2022

DALLAS—Over the last few years, Pumpkin Nights has become a popular event for young people in the Dallas-Fort Worth area Tiffany Truong, an Arlington, Texas, native, recently moved back to the state that she grew up in. “I moved back home after...

Fire artists entertain the crowds at Pumpkin Nights in Dallas.
Pumpkin Nights provides a sense of romance for guests
Royah Naba, Staff Writer • November 23, 2022

DALLAS—Over the last few years, Pumpkin Nights has become a popular event for young people in the Dallas-Fort Worth area Tiffany Truong,...

Spider-Man poses recently on the campus of the University of Texas at Arlington.
Arlington man enjoys the freedom to express himself in different ways while costumed and anonymous
Christine Vo, Staff Writer • November 23, 2022

ARLINGTON, Texas - One sighting, it’s a joke. Two, and it’s a fluke. But the costume that makes its appearance across various University...

Steven Shaw (second from right in the back row) learned how much family means to him while in England during a COVID lockdown.
It took being overseas during COVID lockdowns for me to see how much family means to me
Steven Shaw, Executive Editor • November 23, 2022

It’s hard to place when I grew to find so much of my identity through family. I’m the second oldest of six kids and remember being a normal,...

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A timeline of UTA Movin Mavs national titles.
Togetherness helped Movin' Mavs wheelchair basketball team win back-to-back titles
Jakob Gorton, Staff Writer • May 20, 2022

ARLINGTON, Texas ­­–– The University of Texas at Arlington Movin’ Mavs wheelchair basketball team clinched its second straight NWBA intercollegiate...

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