Irving Newsmaker Reception Recognizes Business Colleges Local Contributions

Irving Newsmaker Reception Recognizes Business Colleges Local Contributions

 

The Irving Economic Development Partnership recognized the Center for the Cybersecurity Education and the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business for their contributions to local business on July 30 at the Irving Newsmaker Reception.

We are honored to be recognized as a leader in preparing a growing number of cybersecurity professionals with the knowledge and technical skills to reduce vulnerabilities in the nations networks, said Interim Dean Brett Landry, who attended the event on behalf of the school with Director for the Center for Cybersecurity Education Sandra Blanke.

The reception was attended by Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne, Irving City Council members and local civic and business leaders and hosted by the City of Irving, Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce and the Irving Convention & Visitors Bureau. The event honored the recent accomplishments of local businesses and business leaders who have made recent accomplishments.

The Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business was recognized for once again being designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The accreditation, which the program first received in 2003, will cover academic years through 2021.

News

University of Dallas Announces 2020 Gupta Hall of Fame Inductees

The University of Dallas' Satish and Yasmin Gupta College of Business is honored to announce its 2020 Hall of Fame inductees, including Gail Warrior Suchy, MBA '99, CEO of CASPR Group; Michael Stedman Wyatt, MBA '91, executive managing director at Cushman & Wakefield of Texas; and John L. Zogg, Jr., MBA '92, managing director at Crescent Real Estate LLC. New Gupta Hall of Fame members will be inducted during the annual award ceremony on Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, from 6-8 p.m.

+ Read More

In Memoriam: University Mourns Passing of Beloved Professor

On Dec. 23, 2019, the university bid farewell to a beloved faculty member and alumnus. Professor of English John Alvis, BA '66 MA '69 PhD '73, passed away at age 75, less than two weeks after the passing of his wife, Sara Kathleen, MA '71, to whom he was married for more than 50 years.

+ Read More