Monthly Archives: January 2018

Introducing Dr. Eric Larson, Hunt Institute Fellow

Dr. Eric Larson is an assistant professor of Computer Science and Engineering at Southern Methodist University. He received his PhD from the University of Washington, Seattle, where he was advised by MacArthur Genius Fellow Dr. Shwetak Patel. Dr. Larson has published a number of works in the areas of mobile health sensing, sustainability, and machine [...]

2019-03-29T20:21:09+00:00 January 29th, 2018|

Introducing Paola Tettamanzi Buckley, Hunt Institute Fellow

Paola Tettamanzi Buckley A native speaker of French, Italian and English, Paola Tettamanzi Buckley has taught foreign languages at Southern Methodist University since 2003. She is presently associate area chair and faculty advisor for the department of French and Francophone Studies. She also designed and directs the SMU-in-France summer program, a five week [...]

2018-09-19T17:27:25+00:00 January 29th, 2018|

Introducing Elizabeth Sobel Blum, Hunt Institute Fellow

Elizabeth Sobel Blum, MBA, MA Elizabeth Sobel Blum is a senior community development advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, where she promotes community and economic development and fair and impartial access to credit. Her areas of focus include workforce development, health, early childhood education, community development finance and small business development. [...]

2018-09-19T17:27:30+00:00 January 29th, 2018|

Meet Silvia Silvia Rivera '18 Student Analyst Senior, SMU Class of 2018 Cox School of Business, General Business Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, International Studies and Spanish President's Scholar Cox BBA Scholar McLane Scholar Research on artisan entrepreneurship and inclusive economic development   "My motivation is closely tied to my personal beliefs [...]

2018-04-10T15:57:58+00:00 January 26th, 2018|

Meet Kelsey Kelsey Shipman '19 Student Analyst Economics, Public Policy, and Foreign Language major President's Scholar Tower Scholar (selective program in Public Policy and International Affairs) Vaughn Internship Scholar, Summer 2018 Public Policy Research Assistant at CIPPEC Think Tank in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Spring 2017 Member of the Inclusive Economy Consortium project team Research [...]

2018-01-26T20:54:52+00:00 January 26th, 2018|

Meet Maggie Maggie Inhofe '18 Student Fellow Masters in Design & Innovation, SMU 2018 Student Senate Scholar, 2018 Maguire Public Service Fellowship, 2017 Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, Yale University, 2015 Harvey Geiger Fellowship, 2015 William F. Buckley, Jr. Fellowship, 2014 Duncan Robinson Scholar of British Art, 2013      "I came to the [...]

2018-01-26T20:53:09+00:00 January 26th, 2018|

Meet DeAngelo DeAngelo Garner '18 Student Intern SMU Class of '18 Bachelor of Arts in Corporate Communications & Public Affairs Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations Minor in Spanish Student Director, Rotunda Academic Scholars Program President, Voices of Inspiration Gospel Choir Resident Assistant, SMU Service House Social Media & Email Chair, SMU Public Relations [...]

2018-01-26T20:47:14+00:00 January 26th, 2018|

Meet Kim Kim Strelke '17 Student Intern SMU Class of '17 Bachelor of Arts in Corporate Communications & Public Affairs Bachelor of Arts in Strategic Communications & Public Relations Minor in Journalism University Honors Program member Second Century Scholar       "I never knew how much a small group of people could accomplish [...]

2018-01-26T20:45:05+00:00 January 26th, 2018|

Meet Alejandro Alejandro Dominguez Garcia '20 Solar Energy Project Lead SMU Class of '20 Mechanical Engineer major Business Administration and French minor Engineering intern at Quantum Utility Generation SMU Multicultural Award of Excellence Honor Roll Second Century Scholar National Society of Collegiate Scholars Hilltop Scholar President of National Society of Hispanic Engineers Desired role [...]

2018-01-26T20:41:57+00:00 January 26th, 2018|

Meet Wendy Wendy Alyea '18 Student Analyst Environmental Engineering Graduate Student in SMU 4+1 program Engineering Fellows Scholar Provost Scholar Chi Epsilon American Society of Civil Engineers Student Project Lead for the Taos Project: Site Evaluation Member of the Evie Project Phase II: Optimization in Growing Research in environmental assessments and alternative growing systems [...]

2018-01-26T20:34:19+00:00 January 26th, 2018|