UTEP to Help Increase Hispanics in Computing With $10M Grant


Originally published on September 06, 2018 Ann Gates, Ph.D., center, professor and chair of UTEP’s Department of Computer Science, was named a recipient of a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant worth $9,900,000. Gates is one of a number of collaborators — including Enrico Pontelli, Ph.D., left, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at […]

Ann Quiroz Gates, Chair, UTEP Computer Science Department


Native El Pasoan Ann Quiroz Gates has decades of experience in computer programming and software development. Her resume is 15 pages long, filled with the positions she has held and the computer science research she has participated in. Her office reflects her background. The walls are covered in books, awards and tech memorabilia. She has […]

Engineering and Computer Science Students Develop Unmanned Systems Technology


Engineering and computer science students have had a hand in The University of Texas at El Paso’s ascent to the forefront of unmanned systems technology. Unmanned aerial systems (UAS) experts from UTEP’s NASA MIRO Center for Space Exploration and Technology Research (cSETR) have leveraged the efforts of 30 computer science and electrical and mechanical engineering […]

Congratulations Alejandro Davila


Congratulations to Alejandro Davila, CAHSI Student Advocate, who received the Men and Women of Mines honor.  As the oldest honor that UTEP bestows upon its students, Men and Women of Mines recognizes students who have demonstrated outstanding service to the University. Men and Women of Mines The oldest honor that UTEP bestows upon its students, Men and Women […]

Scholarship For Service Grads Ready to Serve


Originally published April 23, 2018 By Pablo Villa UTEP Communications Not all college graduates have professional plans laid out before receiving their diplomas. But a pair of software engineering students at The University of Texas at El Paso knows exactly what lies ahead for them after Commencement. Pedro Estrada Jr. and Aldo Rafael Perez are […]