Liran Ma, associate professor of computer science, noticed his mother’s hearing was deteriorating and began exploring ways to use Apple’s built-in functions and headphones to act as a hearing aid. Read the full story at TCU Magazine.
Ron Pitcock, assistant dean of the John V. Roach Honors College, takes the lead on giving back in his Nature of Giving class. His unique course provides students with $100K to give to selected charities. It’s up to the students to research diligently, think analytically and debate passionately about how to divide the funds among… Read more »
In a podcast for TCU Magazine, political science associate professor Adam Schiffer talks with host James Creange ’17 about media bias versus media balance in campaigns. Listen to hear Schiffer’s thoughts on these and other questions: How do you define media bias? How can you spot media bias? How is “fake news” related to media… Read more »
The new TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine in Fort Worth, Texas, is passionate about teaching tomorrow’s doctors to be empathetic scholars. Evonne Kaplan-Liss is leading the charge by banishing jargon and teaching doctors to be better communicators and listeners.
Growing up in a multicultural family in a small Texas town, Ebony Rose wasn’t sure where she fit in. Today, she’s found her place at TCU as director of student organizations. Ebony helps Horned Frogs speak confidently about themselves and bridge cultural differences with others through programs like Intentional Dialogue Training.
The thrill of college football and other Big 12 sports makes TCU’s athletic experience unforgettable, but it takes a lot of work to make sure game day goes off without a hitch. Meet Sassan Sahba, the man who makes it all look easy.
Abbey Widick loves being involved. Since coming to TCU, she’s been part of Frog Camp, study abroad, her sorority and the Chancellor’s Leadership Program. Abbey is dedicated to championing social issues and representing the voices of her fellow students through her leadership role in Student Government.
Hector Perez may be the same age as his classmates, but he brings a very different perspective to his college experience. In addition to being a full-time student, Hector works two jobs and is also a father of two. He’s a nontraditional student with an inspirational story of dedication.
For Catelyn Hawkins, leadership takes many forms. She is a dedicated member of the Horned Frog marching band, a giving member of the local community and a devoted sister. She’s also an individual who marches to the beat of her own saxophone.
Germán Gutiérrez believes in the power of music. TCU’s director of orchestras says music is a way for people to work together and put aside political differences.