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  • UTSA Alumna, Advisors Launch Cardiovate to Offer Surgeons New Stent-Graft to Prevent Aortic Aneurysm Rupture

    New technology will be the only one of its kind to enter the $507 million cardiovascular stent-graft market

    (San Antonio) … University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) alumna Jordan Kaufmann, Ph.D., UTSA College of Engineering Dean Mauli Agrawal and UT Medicine San Antonio cardiologist Steven Bailey, M.D. have launched Cardiovate, a technology start-up that will offer a new and much-needed cardiovascular stent-graft to prevent aneurysm leakage following cardiovascular surgeries.

    Kaufmann, an alumna of the UTSA
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    All UTSA Freshman, Sophomores & Juniors Are Invited To A Marshall Scholarship Informational Session with BRITISH CONSUL-GENERAL ANDREW MILLAR.

    The Marshall Scholarship is among the most selective postgraduate scholarships available to Americans. The award was created by the Parliament of the United Kingdom in 1953 in recognition of the United States of America’s post-World War II European Recovery Plan, also known as the Marshall Plan. Approximately 40 scholars are selected each year, and there are
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  • Seven UTSA faculty selected for Regent’s Outstanding Teaching Awards

    (Aug. 23, 2012) — Among sixty-five faculty members from institutions across the University of Texas System, seven UTSA professors were honored Wednesday, Aug. 22 by the UT System Board of Regents as recipients of the 2012 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award.

    UTSA’s 2012 award recipients include the following:

    Aaron Cassill, professor, College of Sciences (Biology) David Han, assistant professor, College of Business (Management Science and Statistics) Continue Reading

  • UAB’s inaugural Postdoctoral Recruitment Conference

    UAB’s inaugural Postdoctoral Recruitment Conference is scheduled for October 29 – 31, 2012. This recruiting event will accept a limited number of exceptional senior graduate students from competitive graduate programs. This select group of students will have the opportunity to:

    ·         hear from outstanding scientists in residence at UAB

    ·         interview formally with faculty recruiting postdoctoral applicants

    ·         meet informally
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  • 2012 Beldon Scholar Contributes to Fight Against Cancer

    By John Shaffer 

    Assistant Director of Graduate Student Success, The Graduate School 

    John P. Jordan, Jr., from Corpus Christi, Texas, has been named the 2012 recipient of the Louise and Michael Beldon Doctoral Scholarship.

    Jordan’s interest in engineering began as early as the 4th grade. “I received a K’NEX building set for Christmas. With a completion height of over five feet, the ‘Big Ball Factory’ stood taller than I. I was fascinated by the
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