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Research Digest June 2014: SWUTC

Research Digest June 2014: SWUTC

By Kevyn B.  |  CTR Library

CTR Library’s  June 2014 issue of the Research Digest is now available for download. This month’s digest provides abstracts for 22 recent publications from Southwest Region University Transportation Center (SWUTC). The SWUTC is a consortium of five universities (Texas A&M University System, The University of Texas at Austin, Texas Southern University, Louisiana State University, and …

Thank You, CTR Library Graduate Research Assistants!

By Kevyn B.  |  CTR Library

This past May the Center for Transportation Research Library bid farewell to our two Graduate Research Assistants, Marcia McIntosh and Grace Atkins. They have helped with a wide range of library tasks including digitizing many older TxDOT research reports for web availability, maintaining the library print and digital collections, conducting literature searches, and providing other …

CTR Students Win TexITE Traffic Bowl

CTR Students Win TexITE Traffic Bowl

By Joey Williams  |  Awards

The football rivalry may be in hibernation, but UT Austin transportation engineering students beat Texas A&M – as well as UTSA – in the Texas Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) Traffic Bowl on May 29, ending A&M’s four-year win streak. The competition was held during the Texas District’s spring meeting. The winning team, comprised of …

Director: Congratulations to Graduates!

Director: Congratulations to Graduates!

By CTR  |  Students

Friends of CTR- Pride, joy, and optimism. These are the feelings I experience each May, as I watch our graduates receive their diplomas, each graduate exuding a palpable sense of confidence and accomplishment. Their hard work in the classroom, late nights in the lab, countless hours of studying and conducting research — it all comes …

Graduate Profile: Marcia McIntosh, MSIS

Graduate Profile: Marcia McIntosh, MSIS

By Joey Williams  |  CTR Library

Hometown: Bartlesville, OK Receiving: Masters in Information Studies How does it feel to be a new graduate? Spectacular! Like the whole world has opened for me to explore.   Why did you choose to pursue your graduate studies at UT Austin? I wanted a program that included both the library and the technology focuses of …