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A $1 million commitment from alumna Shirlee Gandy and her husband, Taylor, will help sophomores achieve their dreams of earning a college degree.
The 82-year-old Continental Avenue bridge in Dallas will soon be converted into a pedestrian plaza, a transformation that Professor Todd Hamilton decided to probe with his spring design studio.
HKS Inc. CEO Ralph Hawkins ’73, the man who helped bring us Cowboys Stadium and College Park Center, is doing his part to ensure that the next generation of architects leaves its own legacy.
Kelly Bowman ’03 spent eight months as an emergency room nurse before deploying to Iraq. She describes the experience as baptism by fire.
Threatening clouds and tornado sirens are his bread and butter. As founder of Tempest Tours, a storm-chasing business based in Arlington, Martin Lisius ’86 guides people on twister safaris.
For biology Associate Professor Esther Betrán, fruit flies aren’t a household annoyance—they’re a gateway into understanding how human genes function.
A polymer mask embedded with electrical, mechanical, and biological components shows promise in speeding healing from disfiguring burns and helping rebuild faces.
Arlington businessman Arnold Petsche made a $1 million commitment to establish the Arnold E. Petsche Center for Automotive Engineering, which will boost student participation.
Kaci Hickox ’02 works with the nation’s top epidemiologists to analyze and improve health and disease surveillance. She also spent two years in Myanmar managing three primary health care clinics.
Creative business minds flourish in Assistant Professor Susanna Khavul’s popular entrepreneurship classes, where the ideas are as diverse as the students themselves.