Dr. David R. Butler, Texas State University System Regents' Professor, is the
recipient of The Graduate College Outstanding Mentor Award.
Matthew Lewis - Urban and Planning Alumni '04 - was recently selected to serve as the City
of Austin's Assistant Director of Planning and Development Review – Urban Design and
Long Range Planning. Mr. Lewis leads a staff of 35 planners and urban designers in the
Neighborhood Assistance Center and the Urban Design Division managing comprehensive
and neighborhood planning.
Ph.D. alumnus Dr. Edris Montalvo '10 honored with Cameron University's Hackler Award for
Teaching Excellence, the most prestigious award given at the university. Read more...
Doctoral student Monica Medel won 1st place in the doctoral category of the
research paper competition at The Sixth International Research Conference for
Graduate Students. Her paper is titled, "Predicting illegal drug cultivation in Mexico:
An examination of the environmental and human factors".
Doctoral recipient and researcher featured in BBC News researching the effects of urban life sound on rhino breeding in zoos. Read more...
Doctoral Student Laura Cano-Amaya discusses her experiences at international conferences and research. Read more...
Congratulations to NSF grant recipients: Drs. Dick Boehm, Michael Solem, Jason Julian, and Jennifer Jensen (left to right)