The Longhorn Rocket Association (LRA) continues to expand with more members taking on newer and bigger projects. With nearly 60 active members from diverse backgrounds and disciplines, we have come a long way from building small model rocket kits.

Pablo Cortez has been selected to receive the 2010-11 ASE/EM Department Staff Excellence Award.

Even though aerospace engineering senior Bryse Ed has poured her heart into the Cockrell School, she was shocked when she received one of the school's most prestigious accolades, the Student Leadership Award in Engineering.

students in UT's Aerospace Engineering program have designed a low-cost, solar-powered refrigerator that could help in delivering vaccines to hot and arid parts of the world — with no need for electricity.

Travis Mercker’s paper, “Rigid Body Attitude Tracking with Vector Measurements and Unknown Gyro Bias,” and his related research, earned him a John Breakwell Student Travel Award to present the paper at the Annual AIAA/AAS Space Flight Mechanics Conference in New Orleans.