Keeping you connected to your fellow Cockrell School of Engineering Alumni

 

New Alumni Directory!

Alumni Network Portal

If you haven’t already, please be sure to sign up for our new Option III alumni directory at: http://utclee.360alumni.com/.

  • LOG IN: Your email address
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Once you’ve signed up you’ll be able to message students and alumni, search the interactive maps and directory, share news items and look for job posting. We’ll also post event photos and program news through the portal.

 

News from UT

 UT Austin Selected as Partner to Lead White House Initiative to Advance Digital Manufacturing and Design

AUSTIN, Texas — President Barack Obama and the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) today announced the establishment of the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDI), a new $320 million research collaboration that includes The University of Texas at Austin’s Cockrell School of Engineering. Full Story


 Christine Julien (SWE Faculty Member) will serve on the Faculty Council executive committee next school year.

Faculty Council approved a proposal to extend Thanksgiving break by one day at its meeting Monday. The proposal will now be sent for approval by all faculty members. Full Story


 In case you missed it, Dr. Suzanne Barber (SWE Director and Faculty Member) ran the following editorial in the Austin American-Statesman in April:

Looking for a Tax Refund? So are Identity Thieves - The April 15 tax deadline is fast approaching, and with that comes the perfect time for identity thieves to steal your information and your tax return. You can take steps to protect yourself, but the best and first thing you should do is shift your philosophy in how you safeguard your information. Full Story


 Dr. Kyle Lewis (McCombs Faculty and ENM Instructor) has departed U.T. for the University of California – Santa Barbara, in the College of Engineering. Kyle will be working to help get their technology management degree program up and running.


 Cockrell School Honors Six Alumni with 2014 Distinguished Engineering Alumni Awards

Every year at spring commencement, the Cockrell School of Engineering honors its alumni with the Distinguished Engineering Alumni Awards. Full Story

More News & Events from the Cockrell School of Engineering


 View From the Top: An Interactive Experience

A look inside the otherworldly career of astronaut Karen Nyberg — an engineer, inventor, crafter, mom and proud alumna of the Cockrell School's Department of Mechanical Engineering. Full Story

 

Other News

How IBM Is Using Watson And An Innovative Workspace To Crunch Big Data For Big Solutions - At the Accelerated Discovery Lab, the company is trying to create "strategic serendipity," with an open workplace and lots of cross-collaboration (and, of course, a genius super computer). The first task: Finding new cancer drugs.


5 Simple Office Policies That Make Danish Workers Way More Happy Than Americans - Americans think it's normal to hate their jobs. Let us introduce you to the Danish concept of arbejdsglæde. It means happiness at work. Here's how Danish offices make sure it's happening.


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May 2014

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Info Sessions

Did you know we are now holding information sessions online, as well as onsite? You can now help support your program from the comfort of your desk! Students and alumni from outside the Austin area are also invited to participate.

Sign up for one of our upcoming interactive online sessions:
> June 10 @ 12:15pm
> July 08 @ 12:15pm

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