Alumni News

Trailblazer and Computing Pioneer Teaches Students to Seize Opportunity

Mark Dean spent over three decades at IBM, where his innovations led to the company’s original PC and its color monitor, the Industry Standard Architecture bus (which allowed other devices to plug into IBM PCs), the first gigahertz complementary metal–oxide–semiconductor (CMOS) microprocessor, and the Blue Gene supercomputer.

Federal Public Defender to Speak at UT Law Blackshear Gala February 17

Assistant Federal Public Defender Dumaka Shabazz, an alumnus of the College of Law, will deliver the keynote address at the 17th annual Julian Blackshear Jr. Scholarship Gala on Friday, February 17. The gala begins with a reception at 6 p.m. The dinner and formal program begin at 7 p.m.