ChE Seminar – Dr. Chinedum Osuji (Associate Professor of Chemical & Environmental Engineering, Yale University)
Host: Dr. Venkat Ganesan
Self-assembly of block copolymers and small molecule mesogens gives rise to a rich phase behavior as a function of temperature, composition, and other relevant parameters. The ability to precisely control their chemical functionality combined with the readily tunable characteristic length scales (~1-100 nm) of their self-assembled mesophases position these systems … Read the rest »
Seminar – “Translation of Fundamental Chemistry to Materials Designed For Advanced Applications” by Karen Wooley
Organic polymer materials, commonly thought of as plastics, are of critical importance to every aspect of human life, from the clothes that we wear to the computers that we use to the tires on which we drive to the devices through which medicines are administered. Due to the large, macromolecular size of polymers, there … Read the rest »
Open to students graduating in the spring, summer or fall of 2017.
Students will participate in the annual Engineer’s Ring Ceremony. The ring ceremony is the public induction of candidates into the Order of the Engineer, during which the engineer candidates formally accept the Obligation of an Engineer and receive a stainless steel ring to… Read the rest »
Host: Grant Willson
The targeting and controlled release of therapeutic agents or probe molecules to specific organs and specific cells in the body is one of the major challenges in developing more effective therapies. Central to this goal are the many materials challenges associated with the encapsulation, transport and release of such agents at … Read the rest »
Wednesday – May 17th, 4-7pm – honoring LGBTQ and Ally graduates, co-hosted by the Gender and Sexuality Center, The Queer & Trans Students Alliance (QTSA), and the Queer Graduate Student Alliance (QGSA). Registraion and more information online!
Lavender Graduation is a special graduation ceremony that honors the achievements of graduating lesbian, … Read the rest »
Thursday – May 18th, 12noon – Presented by Afrikan American Affairs agency in the Multicultural Engagement Center. Registration and more information online!
Afrikan American Affairs is an agency within the Multicultural Engagement Center. We strive to provide support, enrichment services, and leadership development to Black students on campus, those in the greater Black community … Read the rest »
Thursday, May 18th, 6:30-9pm – Presented by Latino Community Affairs agency in the Multicultural Engagement Center. Registration and more information online!
Presented by Latino Community Affairs, Latinx Graduation is a one-of-a-kind event in which we emphasize that graduation is not meant just for the student, but for their loved ones as well. This ceremony … Read the rest »
Parents, friends and family will congregate at The University of Texas at Austin to watch Cockrell School of Engineering students in the Class of 2017 graduate. This year’s commencement speaker is alumnus Randall Poston (B.S. CE 1978, M.S. CE1980, Ph.D. CE 1984), senior principal at Pivot Engineers and member… Read the rest »