When Dr. Armand Chaput noticed last year how few women were in his aircraft design class, he wanted to know why—and how the department could address the disparity.

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

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

 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.