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Add/Drop Period Ends

Monday – Fourth class day; last day of the official add/drop period; after this date, changes in registration may require the approval of the department chair and usually the student’s dean.… Read the rest »

Start: 08/29/2016

ChE Seminar – “Unlocking Intracellular Therapeutic Targets through Novel Nanostructured Biomaterials” by Millicent Sullivan, University of Delaware

Host: Nicholas Peppas


A wealth of potential therapeutic opportunities remains untapped within cells. For example, DNA delivered to the nucleus can interact with the native nuclear machinery to stimulate cellular production of essentially any protein of interest, whereas short interfering RNA (siRNA) delivered to the cytosol can initiate gene silencing (and the corresponding lack … Read the rest »

Start: 08/30/2016 3:30 pm
End: 08/30/2016 4:30 pm

Labor Day – University Holiday

Monday – The University will be closed in observance of Labor Day.… Read the rest »

Start: 09/05/2016

Engineering EXPO

Wednesday & Thursday – The Cockrell School holds engineering career fairs each academic year. These events offer excellent opportunities for students to meet with potential employers. Find more information on the EXPO website.… Read the rest »

Start: 09/07/2016
End: 09/08/2016

Intro to the UT & Austin Startup Ecosystem Resource Trade Show

\Wednesday – Longhorns! Are you interested in entrepreneurship and not sure where to go or what to do? If you answered yes, then you need to come learn more about the great entrepreneurial/startup programs and resources that are available across campus and Austin. In addition, you’ll get a chance to meet the people who … Read the rest »

Start: 09/07/2016 2:00 pm
End: 09/07/2016 5:00 pm
Venue: McCombs School of Business CBA Events Room 3.304 and Atrium
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Hot Science – Cool Talks: Alumnus Alan Stern

Friday – Dr. Alan Stern, principal investigator for NASA’s New Horizons mission to Pluto, shares the history of the mission, the science behind it as well as its major scientific discoveries for the “Hot Science – Cool Talks” lecture series. View the Environmental Science Institute page for more information on this event.

Location : Austin … Read the rest »

Start: 09/16/2016 7:00 pm
End: 09/16/2016 8:15 pm

ChE Seminar – Lisa Biswall, Rice University

Host: Keith Johnston

Abstract & Biography TBA… Read the rest »

Start: 10/18/2016 3:30 pm
End: 10/18/2016 4:30 pm

Seminar – Steven Cramer (RPI)

Thursday – Join the ChE Department on October 27th for a seminar led by Steven Cramer from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.… Read the rest »

Start: 10/27/2016 3:30 pm
End: 10/27/2016 4:30 pm

ChE Seminar – Larry Megan, Praxair

Host: Michael Baldea

Abstract & Biography TBA… Read the rest »

Start: 11/08/2016 3:30 pm
End: 11/08/2016 4:30 pm

ChE Seminar – Gregg Beckham, NREL

Host: Lydia Contreras

Abstract & Biography TBA the rest »

Start: 11/22/2016 3:30 pm
End: 11/22/2016 4:30 pm