Student-Driven Blog

Sydney Lobato

Sydney Lobato is a sophomore at Southern Methodist University working toward a B.S. in Engineering Management Information Systems (EMIS) with a minor in Environmental Earth Sciences. She is also a member of the Hegi Career Leaders Professional Development Program, Tau Beta Pi engineering honor society, SMU Women’s Club Volleyball, and Pi Beta Phi sorority. Sydney [...]

2020-01-22T20:59:50+00:00 January 22nd, 2020|

Manuela Murillo attends Goldman Sachs Leadership Summit

Hunt Institute student-worker, Manuela Murillo, proudly represented her Hispanic community at the 2nd annual Goldman Sachs Hispanic Leadership Summit last semester. The two-day networking and skill-building event attracted more than 1,000 applicants from across the country, but the opportunity was extended to only 50 young scholars. At the Leadership Summit, Murillo was able to hear [...]

2020-01-22T20:00:52+00:00 January 22nd, 2020|

ShelbyLauren Griffith

ShelbyLauren Griffith is a Freshman at Southern Methodist University working toward a B.S. in Political Science, Public Policy, and Economics with Financial Applications with minors in Spanish, History, and Human Rights. She is also treasurer of SMU’s chapter of Amnesty International, a member of Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, member of the Campus Services Student [...]

2020-01-22T19:27:28+00:00 January 21st, 2020|

Kaitlin Slaughter

Kaitlin Slaughter is a Junior at Southern Methodist University and is working toward a B.S. in Management Science (EMIS) with minors in Mathematics and Anthropology. She is also the Vice President of Human Resources for Program Council, Treasurer of Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity, and Engagement Manager for SMU’s chapter of Consult your Community. Kaitlin [...]

2020-01-22T21:11:20+00:00 January 21st, 2020|

Yulise R. Waters, Esq.

Yulise R. Waters, Esq. Director of Dallas Programs, Lone Star Justice AllianceHunt Institute, Fellow Yulise Reaves Waters, Esq. joins the Hunt Institute as a Fellow bringing her industry expertise. Waters is the Director of Dallas Programs for the Lone Star Justice Alliance where she oversees the programmatic, data, and community engagement aspects of [...]

2020-01-08T16:52:30+00:00 January 8th, 2020|

Janette K. Monear, President & CEO, Texas Trees Foundation

Janette K. Monear, President/CEO, Texas Trees Foundation Hunt Institute, Fellow Janette Monear is President/CEO of Texas Trees Foundation Texas Trees Foundation, a private non-profit dedicated to urban forestry. The Foundation’s strategic approach is based in research-driven data to mitigate the environmental challenges and related public health concerns that trees can mitigate to improve [...]

2020-01-07T22:24:48+00:00 January 7th, 2020|

Professor Duncan Macfarlane

Associate Dean for Engineering Entrepreneurship Bobby B. Lyle Centennial Chair in Engineering Entrepreneurship Professor of Electrical Engineering Hunt Institute, Senior Fellow Duncan MacFarlane joins the Hunt Institute as a Senior Fellow bringing his expertise in entrepreneurship and engineering. MacFarlane holds the Lyle Chair in Engineering Entrepreneurship at Southern Methodist University. Duncan has written [...]

2020-01-07T22:03:32+00:00 January 7th, 2020|

Meredith M. Walker

Meredith M. Walker, Cheif Economist for EarthX Hunt Institute, Fellow Meredith Walker joins the Hunt Institute as a Fellow bringing her industry expertise. Walker is the Chief Economist for EarthX, which hosts the world's largest environmental exposition, the congress of conferences, and film festivals focused on building a global alliance of innovative problem [...]

2020-01-07T22:05:15+00:00 January 7th, 2020|

Meghna Tare, Chief Sustainability Officer

Meghna Tare, Chief Sustainability Office Hunt Institute, Fellow Meghna Tare joins the Hunt Institue as a Fellow bringing her sustainability expertise. As UT Arlington's first Chief Sustainability Officer, Meghna works collaboratively to foster partnerships among academic, research, and operational departments at UT Arlington. She leads institutional sustainability efforts in support of the UT [...]

2020-01-14T19:33:42+00:00 January 7th, 2020|