EMIS Newsroom

Management Science Major Elected - “Thank you for your support,” Trespalavios said after the results were announced. “We’re going to be doing a lot of things so I need everyone to get involved and be passionate.” (4/5/2013)

EM alumnus receives IT award - “Institution received the ‘2012 Most Innovative Company in the use of IT’ in the category: Education, from the Brazilian edition of Information Week.” (9/14/2012)

Alumnus Mike Harper Receives U.S. Navy Award - Alumnus Mike Harper recently received the Superior Civilian Service Award from the U.S. Navy for his work in battling terrorism and supporting our war efforts. At a ceremony at NAVCENT, Vice Admiral Miller pinned on the medal and presented him with a certificate which reads as follows... (6/1/2012)

Jeff Kennington Receives Supereminence Award - EMIS Professor Jeff Kennington received the Mentor Supereminence Award from the SMU Faculty Club for his mentoring of young faculty members and doctoral students. (6/1/2012)

SMU Volleyball Defeats Tulsa in Last Game - Management Science major Susan Lewis and the rest of the SMU volleyball team celebrated senior day with a victory against the Tulsa Golden Hurricane. (11/28/2011)

Prof. Siems’ WSJ Letter on Texas’ Economy - Wall Street Journal has published a letter by EMIS Professor Tom Siems. (4/28/2011)

EMIS Awards 74 New Degrees - May, 2010 saw the EMIS department graduate 74 majors. (5/15/2010)

EMIS 2010 Student Award Winners - EMIS students have received a wide range of awards and recognition this spring. (4/26/2010)

EMIS Grad Student: Studies Speed Traps - Aren Cambre, EMIS doctoral student, appeared on WFAA Channel 8 News to discuss his studies. (4/9/2010)

Wayne Winston Speaks on Mathletics - Dr. Wayne Winston of Indiana University spoke on his new book MATHLETICS: How can math make sports teams better? (2/4/2010)

Lyle Career Fair - Lyle Engineering students looking for full-time jobs and internships should put the Lyle Engineering School Career Fair on their calendars. (2/3/2010)

SMU INFORMS Chapter Kickoff Event - The new SMU student chapter of INFORMS is having its student/faculty mixer and kick-off meeting on Monday, November 2, 4 p.m., at the Huitt-Zollars Pavilion of the Embrey Building. (10/27/2009)

Jerome Bortoluzzi: Silver Medalist in XVI Mediterranean Games - Jerome Bortoluzzi won an event at the XVI Mediterranean Games. (8/21/2009)

Matt Kendall (1975-2009) - Justin Matthew (Matt) Kendall, SMU Doctor of Engineering (Engineering Management) student, recently passed away at the age of 34. (7/31/2009)

Lyle-OR Team in Finals of International Modeling Competition - A team of three EMIS Operations Research Ph.D. students are finalists in the 2009 AIMMS-CPLEX/MOPTA Optimization Modeling Competition. (6/30/2009)

New and Old EMIS Websites - The Lyle School of Engineering has integrated all departmental web sites into the school’s home site, with a new look and feel. (6/30/2009)

CaruthWatch Photos - Chronicling the construction of the new Caruth Hall, future home of the EMIS department. (4/22/2009)

Caruth Hall Update - Construction is underway on a new building for the Bobby B. Lyle School of Engineering. (4/22/2009)

Ph.D. Defense: Anusha Madhaven - (4/17/2009)

Robert Jones Completes Ph.D. Defense - Robert Jones successfully defended his dissertation on April 14, 2009 and will receive his Ph.D. in May. (4/17/2009)

EMIS Alum Appointed President of Ameron’s Transmission Group - Ameron International Corporation today announced the appointment of a new president. (1/22/2009)

Wireless LAN Research Grant for Kennington, Olinick - The Office of Naval Research has awarded a research grant to EMIS faculty Jeff Kennington and Eli Olinick. (1/20/2009)

Yu Awarded Research Grant on Engineering Supply Chain Systems - EMIS faculty member Dr. Junfang Yu recently received a $85,000 research grant from Sandia National Laboratories. (1/20/2009)

School of Engineering Named for EMIS Alumnus Bobby B. Lyle - Southern Methodist University has named its School of Engineering in honor of Bobby B. Lyle, a Dallas entrepreneur and industry leader who has been instrumental in shaping the direction and growing prominence of the school. (10/17/2008)

2008 School of Engineering Standard Bearer - Brandon Ha (BSMS ‘08, BS Math ‘08, MSOR ‘08) is the 2008 Stardard Bearer for the School of Engineering, with the highest grade point average of all bachelors recipients. (5/19/2008)

Prof. Kennington: Distinguished University Citizen Award - EMIS Professor Jeff Kennington was recognized at the May graduation ceremonies with the 2008 Distinguished University Citizen Award. (5/19/2008)

Operations Research Program Announces New Masters Recipients - The EMIS Department is proud to announce there were several recipients of Masters of Science with Major in Operations Research. (5/19/2008)

15 Receive Masters of Science in Engineering Management - The EMIS faculty salute the 15 recipients of the Masters of Science in Engineering Management this May. (5/15/2008)

EMIS Department Announces 69 May Graduates - The Department of Engineering Management, Information, and Systems is proud to announce the awarding of 69 new Bachelors, Masters, and Doctor of Engineering degrees in May 2008. (5/15/2008)

New Graduates with M.S. in Information Engineering and Management - In May 2008, several students received their Masters of Science in Information Engineering and Management from the EMIS Department. (5/15/2008)

15 Engineers Receive B.S. in Management Science - Fifteen engineering seniors graduate in May 2008 and receive a Bachelor of Science with a Major in Management Science. (5/13/2008)

24 Receive Masters of Science in Systems Engineering - The EMIS Department proudly announces that 24 graduate students will receive a Masters of Science with a Major in Systems Engineering. (5/13/2008)

Profs. Kennington, Olinick Receive New Navy Research Grant - Professors Jeff Kennington and Eli Olinick have received $163,550 in funding from the Office of Naval Research to study Using Linear Programming for Optimal IP Routing. (5/12/2008)

Senior Design Projects Presented - Management Science majors in Dick Barr’s EMIS 4395 Senior Design class presented the results of their senior projects today. (5/9/2008)

Ellen Czieskiewicz Receives Villagran-Molina Memorial Award - Ellen Czieskiewicz (BSMS ‘08) is the 2008 recipient of the Francisco Villagran-Molina Memorial Award for her exemplary academic record and contributions outside of the classroom. (5/8/2008)

Xinyu Wang Receives the 2008 EMIS Terman Award - Xinyu “Ed” Wang received the 2008 Frederick E. Turman Award from the EMIS Department. (5/8/2008)

Brandon Ha Wins Outstanding EMIS Undergraduate - Brandon Ha (BSMS ‘08) received the 2008 Outstanding EMIS Undergraduate Student Award, as voted by the faculty. (5/7/2008)

John Baschab Is Outstanding EMIS Undergraduate Faculty - Prof. John Baschab received the 2008 Outstanding EMIS Undergraduate Faculty Award for his class EMIS 3309 Information Engineering and Global Perspectives. (5/7/2008)

New Caruth Hall home for EMIS Department - Thanks to gifts from the W.W. Caruth Jr. Foundation and the Hillcrest foundation, and other generous donors, work begins this week on a new building for the SMU School of Engineering. (5/7/2008)

Tauhid Rahman Receives Outstanding EMIS Graduate Student Award - Dr. Tauhid Rahman (DEEM ‘08) was the 2008 recipient of the Outstanding EMIS Graduate Student Award, as voted by the faculty. (5/7/2008)

Tom Siems: Outstanding EMIS Executive Program Faculty - Dr. Tom Siems was voted the 2008 Outstanding EMIS Executive Program Faculty Award by students in the executive-format masters classes. (5/7/2008)

Welcome to the EMIS NewsLink - A source of news and events for the Department of Engineering Management, Information, and Systems in the School of Engineering at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas. (5/7/2008)