Class of 2017: By the Numbers

The newest crop of freshman engineers come from multiple countries and states and bring ample brainpower to the Cockrell School. Take a look at the Class of '17 with this infographic.

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Cockrell School Ranks 3rd in National Graduation Rates for Minorities

The Cockrell School ranks third in the U.S., first in Texas in graduating minority engineering students, according to Diverse Issues in Higher Education’s annual list.

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Cockrell School Welcomes New Faculty, 2013-14

From research in nanotechnology, coding theory and neurotherapy, this year’s incoming group of new faculty members exhibit a wide range of engineering expertise.

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Annual Gone to Engineering Event Welcomes New Students

More than 1,400 new student engineers from The University of Texas at Austin participated in the 2013 Gone to Engineering event on the Engineering Plaza on Aug. 27, the night before classes began.

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Finding the Right Niche for Human-Friendly Robotics

Take a look at two Cockrell School labs where researchers are developing human-centered robotic technologies, such as robot hands and mobile robots.

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Engineering Students Help Campus Gardens Capture More Rainwater

Civil engineering students from Thomas Krueger’s spring engineering graphics course will see their solutions come to life at two UT Austin gardens this fall.

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