Student Worker

Matthew Meals

Matthew Meals is currently pursuing an M.S. in Environmental Engineering at SMU and is intending to graduate in December of 2021. Matthew graduated from McKendree University with a B.S. in Environmental Studies in May, 2020. Prior to his work in the Institute, Matthew was an intern for Environmental Consultants, LLC. In his role, Matthew specialized [...]

2021-03-09T19:58:49+00:00 February 4th, 2021|

Bentley Siner

Bentley Siner is currently pursuing a BBA in Finance and a B.A. in Markets & Culture at SMU, and she is intending to graduate in May of 2023. Bentley is a member of several scholarship programs at SMU: Distinguished Scholars, Leadership Scholars, International Baccalaureate Scholars, Cox Business Direct Admission, and Hilltop Scholars. Bentley is involved [...]

2021-02-09T19:28:39+00:00 February 3rd, 2021|

End of Semester Reflection Fall 2020

Whether delving into sustainable food systems, researching methods of converting waste to energy, or examining the crossroads of 3-D printing and biodegradable plastics, the Hunt Institute is constantly buzzing with solutions to bolster the resilience of the world around us. Even in this challenge-filled semester, several projects in the Institute made great strides toward this [...]

2021-03-19T19:53:20+00:00 December 8th, 2020|

Izzah Zaheer

Izzah Zaheer is a junior at Southern Methodist University working toward a BA in Political Science, BBA in Management, and minors in Public Policy & International Affairs and French. She serves as the Risk Management Chair for the Alpha Kappa Psi business fraternity and as a Resident Assistant in Mary Hay Peyton Shuttles residential commons. [...]

2021-04-07T15:33:00+00:00 July 22nd, 2020|

Madison Rodriguez

Madison Rodriguez is a senior at Southern Methodist University working toward a B.A. in Civil Engineering. She serves as the Chief of Staff for the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) and as an active member of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers (TSPE) and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Madison has been [...]

2020-11-10T17:21:04+00:00 July 22nd, 2020|

Harshada Pednekar

Harshada Pednekar joined the Hunt Institute to work in GIS mapping and research in environmental engineering with a concentration in waste to energy. Before coming to the United States to pursue a master’s degree in environmental engineering from Lyle School of Engineering, Harshada had a professional career in India. Most notably, she worked as a [...]

2020-11-10T17:14:21+00:00 July 6th, 2020|