October 21, 2019

October 21, 2019


Award Builds Bridge for Drawing Grad Students

Oct. 21, 2019 A nearly $1.1 million National Science Foundation grant will help the University expand its support for minority post-baccalaureate students, including funding for graduate student pursuits and stronger educational structures. read more

Economist, Art Historian Earn Recognition

Aerial shot of TI Plaza on campus Oct. 21, 2019 Dr. Donggyu Su has been awarded the 2019 Maekyung-KAEA Economist Award for his contributions to economic research, and Dr. Mark Rosen was elected president of the Italian Art Society. read more

Students Get New Drone Racing Team Off the Ground

Oct. 17, 2019 For a pair of mechanical engineering seniors, nothing beats seeing the world from a drone’s-eye view. Now they hope to recruit a few good pilots for a new drone racing team on campus. read more

New Hires Focus on Critical Policy Issues

Oct. 17, 2019 Dr. Jennifer Holmes, dean of the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, welcomed two new tenure-track faculty members with expertise in macroeconomics and human rights. read more

Grad Students Win Scholarships for Ingenuity

Oct. 17, 2019 Ngan Nguyen, Mohammad Elashi and Shawnee Blocker who turned their passions into ventures each received a $15,000 scholarship from the Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation. read more

Grant Helps Create New Cybersecurity Experts

Oct. 14, 2019 UT Dallas received $4 million from the National Science Foundation to support computer science students and develop new courses to address increased threats from cloud computing and mobile devices. read more

New JSOM Hires Bring Research, Business Expertise

Hasan Pirkul Oct. 14, 2019 Dr. Hasan Pirkul, dean of the Naveen Jindal School of Management, welcomed six new tenured and tenure-track faculty members this fall. read more

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