Committee Directors: Ross Miglin & Jefferson Liu
Dean Study Breaks: Thanks for coming to Dean Study Breaks! The Dean loved the feedback and the casual conversations she had. Turns out the Anna Hiss Gym was a fantastic location, and the Dean really enjoyed the event! P.S. Let us know if you guys have any healthy snack preferences for the next Dean Study Break!
R.I.S.E. (Research, Innovation, Society, Entrepreneurship): Modeled after the world renown T.E.D. Talks, we aim to inspire and spread new ideas in the form of brief but powerful talks! Look forward to hearing from a variety of distinguished speakers including: Louise Epstein, Tenaj Ferguson, Karan Jerath, and Yale Patt.
Lookout for our next study break upcoming on 11/17!
Overview: Academic Affairs aspires to enrich the academic experience for all students in the Cockrell School by fostering connections between students, faculty, and industry leaders. Some of our events for this upcoming year include Academic Showdown, where professors from different disciplines utilize their unique backgrounds in a battle of wits, Poster Exhibition, where undergraduates present their own research to graduate students and faculty, and Freshmen Case Competition, where first-year students are introduced to case competitions and learn about careers in consulting. Feel free to reach out to us if you have any ideas to help us improve engineering at The University of Texas at Austin!