Posts Tagged ‘innovation’

UTD: Getting an MBA May Smooth Path to Success

Posted by UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

Agility and intelligence are hallmarks of a successful startup. Right behind that are networks and personal drive. So getting an MBA while working at a fevered pitch to launch your next best idea may seem like a lot of superfluous …

UTA Dean: Trinity River ‘Linear District’ Would be DFW Hub

Posted by Lance Murray

The Trinity River winds through the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area, and Nan Ellin, dean of the College of Architecture, Planning, and Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Arlington, has an interesting idea about how the …

BionorthTX Renames Innovation Award in Honor of Dennis Stone

Posted by Heather Noel

BionorthTX has renamed its award for individuals in the health care and life sciences industry in honor of Dennis Stone, former chief scientific officer of Remeditex Ventures.

Formerly the Helix Award, the annual recognition will now be referred to as

Tech is Changing Education But It’s Not a ‘Magic Bullet’ Says DISD Innovation Chief

Posted by Heather Noel

We recently caught up with Dallas ISD Chief of Transformation and Innovation Mike Koprowski to get his take on technology’s role in education and what can be done to better prepare teachers and students in an increasingly tech-driven society. These

Top 5 Voices Columns of 2016 Struck a Chord with Readers

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

It’s been a great first year at Dallas Innovates, and as you know we invited guest writers, or Voices columnists, if you will, to share their views and visions for the Dallas-Fort Worth region. These columnists are experts, thought …

UNT Researcher Studies Pollution, Cardiovascular Disease Link

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

Amie Lund, a University of North Texas assistant professor of Biological Sciences, is researching the possible connection between air pollution and deaths due to cardiovascular disease and stroke, according to a UNT news release.

Annually, about 3 million deaths …

On Tap: Downtown Wanderland, Hour of Code Workshops, and Diversity Entrepreneur Day

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Thursday, Dec. 8

DOWNTOWN WANDERLAND Thursdays through Saturdays until Dec. 17 at different downtown Dallas locations. Downtown Dallas transforms into a holiday “wanderland” with free moving screenings, pop-up shops featuring local startups, live music, children’s activities, photos with Santa, …

UNT Prof Working to Find Safer Way to Dispose Nuclear Waste

Posted by Rachel Hawkins

University of North Texas professor Jincheng Du and researchers from various universities will receive at least $8 million to make nuclear waste disposal safer.

The funds from the U.S. Department of Energy will be used to create the Center for

UTD, TCU Recognized for Entrepreneurship Programs

Posted by Heather Noel

Academic programs at The University of Texas at Dallas and Texas Christian University are getting some kudos.

TCU came in at No. 21 on The Princeton Review’s list of top 25 undergraduate schools for entrepreneurship studies. UTD’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship …

Sabre Shares 5 Concepts Poised to Move From Idea to Execution

Posted by Nick Vivion

In its current iteration, a quarterly release cycle provides loose structure to the initiative. Innovation never happens neatly, so the cycle expands and contracts to accommodate.

There’s really something to be said about having a home for a company’s …