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February 25, 2021

Like Father, Like Daughter: UT Chemical Engineering Alumni Share Unique Legacy

Some little girls grow up wanting to follow in their father’s footsteps. Houston-native and recent Cockrell School of Engineering graduate Corrinne Cassel (B.S. ChE 2020) took this dream seriously, following her father’s footsteps right to the Forty Acres to ... Read the story

February 11, 2021

“You Must Have the Courageous Conversations:” Texas Engineering Black Alumni Share Stories, Insights on Promoting Lasting Change in DEI

In celebration of Black History Month, the Cockrell School of Engineering hosted a panel featuring some of Texas Engineering’s most accomplished and dedicated Black alumni leaders: Tejuana Edmond (B.S. ChE 1998), Milton Lee (B.S. ME 1971) and Dr. Chad ... Read the story

February 09, 2021

National Academy of Engineering Elects UT Professor and Three Alumni

The National Academy of Engineering has elected S.V. Sreenivasan, professor in the Walker Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, and three UT alumni as part of the Class of 2021. Sreenivasan is being recognized by ... Read the story

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February 04, 2021

Can COVID Vaccine Research Pave the Way for a Solution for All Coronaviruses?

The unprecedented scientific mobilization that has produced several viable COVID-19 vaccinations in just a year since the virus’ emergence has been more than a decade in the making. And even after widespread COVID vaccination occurs, the train that created ... Read the story

January 27, 2021

A Novel Assignment for Telling an Important Story

The explosion of the podcast business has found an intriguing new home, in the classroom. Students in an inter-disciplinary class taught by Cockrell School of Engineering faculty are trying their hand at becoming the next Sarah Koenig (host and ... Read the story

January 26, 2021

Biomedical Engineers Call to End U.S. Funding Discrimination Against Black Scientists

A national network of women deans, chairs and distinguished faculty in biomedical engineering, including from the Cockrell School of Engineering, called upon the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other major funding agencies to address disparities in allocating support ... Read the story


January 04, 2021

Christine Julien
Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering