Posts Tagged ‘Lyle School of Engineering’

Iraq War Vet Starts Company to Help Other Vets Secure Jobs

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

A senior at Southern Methodist University’s Lyle School of Engineering has started an independent claims adjusting firm that provides on-the-job training to military veterans — training that helps them become small business owners who contribute to their local economies.

As …

Highland Park ISD Names Leader of New Innovation Institute

Posted by Julia Falcon

Highland Park ISD has named an executive director for its new Moody Innovation Institute. 

Dr. Geoffrey Orsak, the former dean of Lyle School of Engineering at Southern Methodist University, will be the first leader of the forthcoming institute focused on …

SMU Students Create Solar
Charging Station for Wikiblock

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Seventeen students from Southern Methodist University took on the week-long Immersive Design Challenge over winter break to design a flat-pack (an assemble-it-yourself type item) solar charging station for its sponsoring partners at Better Block Foundation and Good Faith Energy.

And …

SMU Launches Master’s of Science in Engineering Entrepreneurship

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

The demand for managers and entrepreneurs to lead new tech ventures is expected to continue to grow in the coming years, and Southern Methodist University is preparing to help fill the need with its new master’s degree in Engineering Entrepreneurship.

SMU Announces New Chair in Engineering Entrepreneurship

Posted by Patrick Kobler

On Tuesday evening, Southern Methodist University took another stride toward becoming a national powerhouse of innovation and entrepreneurship with the announcement of Dr. Duncan MacFarlane as the University’s first Bobby B. Lyle Centennial Chair in Engineering Entrepreneurship. The new position …