Alumni Spotlight: Technology at Face Value

Breakthroughs in facial recognition technology has an alumna and her advisers using it to help cancer patients, children born with disfigurements and more.

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The Air Inside

Professor Richard Corsi shares why a scented candle could be among the worst things in your home. He and other faculty are quickly being recognized as worldwide indoor air quality experts.

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Bob Metcalfe: Happy 65th Birthday Doriot Ecology

Professor of Innovation Bob Metcalfe wished venture capital a happy 65th birthday April 6 and explained why research is vital to higher education.

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Austin Business Journal: Five Minutes with Dean Fenves

In its April 1 issue, the Austin Business Journal featured a Q&A with Dean Gregory L. Fenves, where he discussed engineering education, research and entrepreneurship.

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SXSW: A Truly Interactive Experience

The Cockrell School immersed itself in SXSWi festivities, co-sponsoring the kickoff event; welcoming Aneesh Chopra, U.S. chief technology officer; and having Bob Metcalfe present twice.

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Speaking Out: Fenves, Orbach Share Views Locally, Nationally

Recent editorials by Dean Fenves and Ray Orbach, Energy Institute director, capture their views on the future of engineering education and the implications of cutting research funding.

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