Clare Boothe Luce Scholars

Clare Boothe Luce Scholar Sophia Andaloro (2017-2018)

Sophia is conducting research through an REU at the U. of Arkansas

Clare Boothe Luce Scholar Alessandra Marchi (2016-2017)

As a dual-degree electrical engineering and physics major, Alessandra interns at James Loudspeaker Corporation.

Clare Boothe Luce Scholar Elizabeth Derdeyn (2016-2017)

Elizabeth conducts research at UKAL where she is studying neutron scattering from silicon.

Clare Boothe Luce Scholar MacKenzie Warrens (2016-2017)

MacKenzie conducted research at UCLA where she worked to build a Paul trap.

Clare Boothe Luce Scholar Mary Zischkau at NIST (2015-2016)

Mary conducts research to design a new manometer to replace the toxic Hg manometers currently in use to calibrate pressure instruments.

News

UD in Service: Ph.D. Students Share 'Confessions' in South Irving

UD students not only read St. Augustine's Confessions in Rome, traveling to Ostia to marvel at the place in which, according to Book IX, St. Augustine and his mother, St. Monica, had a joint mystical vision of God -- they also travel 4.4 miles from the Irving campus to read the text with residents of South Irving.

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How to Build a Shortwave Radio

As you know if you’ve read even some of our first UD Reads book, "All the Light We Cannot See," it’s possible to build a radio from random, scavenged parts, as long as you can find the necessary random, scavenged parts, as Werner does in the book. This is also essentially what Assistant Professor and Department Chair of Physics Jacob Moldenhauer did as well: He scavenged parts from the Physics Department, and built a radio.

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Thomas S. Hibbs Appointed President of University of Dallas

The University of Dallas Board of Trustees announced today that it has unanimously selected Thomas S. Hibbs, Ph.D., BA '82 MA '83, to serve as the university's ninth president. The first alumnus of UD to be president, Hibbs has served as dean of the Honors College and distinguished professor of ethics and culture at Baylor University since 2003.

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