Three faculty named TU Outstanding Researchers

The University of Tulsa honored its inaugural group of Outstanding Researchers at spring commencement on May 4. The Outstanding Researcher Award is a lifetime distinction, received only once in an individual’s career. It is intended to honor career-spanning achievements that have been validated in the scholar’s professional field. These are the 2018-19 recipients: Rose F. […]

TU’s 2019 Outstanding Teachers announced

Clinical Professor of Athletic Training Greg Gardner, McFarlin Professor of Psychology Elana Newman and Associate Professor of Art History Kirsten Olds are TU’s Outstanding Teachers for 2019. Through their devotion to teaching and mentoring, they mold the character and work ethic of students to prepare them for a successful career and thoughtful life. The university inaugurated the Distinguished […]

Repetitive head impacts and safety among student athletes

March is National Athletic Training Month, and this year it is drawing to a close with two major conferences in Tulsa: the annual meeting and symposium of the Mid America Athletic Training Association (MAATA) – a regional conference for athletic trainers and allied health professionals – and the American Athletic Conference (AAC) Academic Consortium’s 2019 […]

2019 Equity Awards to recognize outstanding University of Tulsa students, faculty and staff

  The TU Graduate Diversity and Inclusion Coalition presented the 2019 Equity Awards to recognize outstanding University of Tulsa students, faculty and staff who have demonstrated commitment to promoting, creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive learning and working environment that nurtures the growth and development of our campus community. The award recipients were nominated […]

Shark Tank competition awards faculty research grants

The University of Tulsa’s Shark Tank Kick-Start program recently awarded $35,000 in grants to assistant professors to create or further research academic projects ranging from LED technology to elementary education. This year’s grantees are: Peifen Zhu, PhD Assistant Professor of Physics and Engineering Physics College of Engineering and Natural Sciences Project title: 3D Printed Organic/Inorganic […]