Monthly Archives: March 2020

EVIE Keeps Evolving

The EVIE project is entering its third phase in the Global Development Lab at the Hunt Institute for Engineering and Humanity. Three years after its first public unveiling at Earth Day Texas in 2017, work on the mobile greenhouse has continued to push the boundaries of innovating a solution to Dallas’ fresh produce problem. The [...]

2020-06-19T14:44:39+00:00 March 30th, 2020|

Kelsey Shipman – Travel Feature

The Arabian Peninsula is typically not a top-tier destination for young, solo female travelers. But for the Hunt Institute’s Kelsey Shipman (SMU ‘20), spending part of her summer in several countries on the Peninsula provided unparalleled research opportunities. Kelsey is a Richter Undergraduate Research Fellow at SMU, which allowed her to follow her research as [...]

2020-06-30T16:17:47+00:00 March 10th, 2020|

Rising Up to the Challenge

The STEM Up project is entering its second phase in the Global Development Lab of the Hunt Institute. Centered around helping students interested in computer science develop an understanding of basic engineering principles, the project hopes to transform the classroom into a digital learning environment by offering easily accessible resources and instructions. The average school [...]

2020-06-30T16:22:11+00:00 March 10th, 2020|

Map 4 Good is moving to Map InDallas

The Hunt Institute for Engineering and Humanity’s project “Map 4 Good” has evolved into Map InDallas. This transition includes an interdisciplinary advisory committee representing a range of key stakeholders for the project. While the name of the project has changed, the goals remain the same. Map InDallas looks to connect individuals in need with free [...]

2020-06-30T16:25:24+00:00 March 4th, 2020|