Participants from The Big Event, UTA Volunteers and Alternative Breaks pitched in with Mission Arlington, The Salvation Army and Sarah's Bag Ladies.
Alumnus and rapper Tatenda Ndlovu, also known as TEN., had his first paid show Aug. 23 at Reno's Chop Shop in Deep Ellum. TEN. performed nine songs during his set that started shortly before midnight. Several UTA students and alumni were in attendance to support TEN.
The UTA volleyball team defeated Dallas Baptist University in an exhibition match Aug. 23 at College Park Center. The Mavericks were led by senior middle blocker Madison Hill, who recorded 11 kills in the win over the Patriots. The Mavs will head to Houston on Aug. 30 to play in the Flo Hyman Collegiate Cup.