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Right Now

What's happening at SU Right Now?

Academics

Faculty

Students

  • A paper written by senior Brianna Billingsley won first place in a national  undergraduate paper competition sponsored by Alpha Kappa Delta, the sociology honor society

  • Junior biology major Kelsey Rice contributed to a paper that was published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

  • Posters by students Amir Ardjomand Hessabi and Paris Nelson won awards at a recent regional conference of the Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges

  • Sisters Taylor and Jordan Hutchison have won a $2,500 prize for their King Creativity Project

  • A paper by kinesiology majors Kyle Allen and Emily Ammon won second place in the 2014 manuscript competition sponsored by the Texas Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine 

  • Two papers written by Southwestern students have won Regional Research Awards from Psi Chi, the international honor society in psychology

  • Junior music education major Michael Martinez has been selected to participate in the Southeast Trombone Symposium, which will be held June 24-29 at Columbus State University in Columbus, Ga.

  • Senior Spanish major Jacob Brown presented a paper based on his honors thesis at the 20th Annual Carolina Conference on Romance Literatures held April 3-5 at UNC Chapel Hill

Alumni

Awards/Recognition

On Campus

Georgetown/Central Texas

  • 36 businesses in Georgetown now accept Pirate Cards

  • The City of Georgetown has free bikes available for use at the Visitors Center and the library

Athletics