The UT Austin chapter of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) is hosting:
“Richard Garriott:  Man on a Mission”

 Placing well above schools like MIT and Georgia Tech, the two University of Texas Design-Build-Fly teams from the Aerospace Engineering Department recently showed the world what Texans already knew: Longhorns know airplanes.

Sarah Kitten was selected as one of six recipients of the Cockrell School of Engineering’s Staff Excellence Award for 2009-10.

Thomas Hughes has been elected to Foreign Associate of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.

This year marked the 50th reunion for the Class of 1960, and members celebrated by attending a number of campus activities and rekindling long-lost friendships.