Ramblin’ Roll

  • Ramblin’ Roll, Vol. 90, No. 4

    Ramblin’ Roll, Vol. 90, No. 4

    1960s | 1970s | 1980s | 1990s 2000s | 2010s | Weddings | Births 1960s Norman Askins, Arch 66, is being recognized by The Institute of Classical Architecture & Art in a publication titled “Inspired By Tradition: The Architecture of Norman Davenport Askins.” James Arthur “Flip” Lyle, IM 67, is the 2014 Age Group Champion of the Southwest Challenge Series, a duathlon and triathlon championship. The Southwest more

  • Greer Donates ‘Noisy and Powerful’ Piece of Past to Tech

    Greer Donates ‘Noisy and Powerful’ Piece of Past to Tech

    This stereo version of the double barrel amp was constructed in 1979 by Tom Greer, EE 87, in his campus dorm room, with guidance from the late Dr. W.M. Leach—and a little help from the electrical engineering machine shop. While Greer followed most of the instructions from his professor, he took the liberty of upgrading more

  • Hawkins Named Chief  Sustainability Officer for Dow

    Hawkins Named Chief Sustainability Officer for Dow

    Neil C. Hawkins, HP 84, was named corporate vice president and chief sustainability officer of The Dow Chemical Company. In this role, he will oversee the company’s sustainability performance and help Dow set a high standard for sustainability. In his 26-year tenure at Dow, Hawkins has collaborated with several organizations to advance sustainable development. He more

  • Willson Elected  to National  Academy of Engineering

    Willson Elected to National Academy of Engineering

    Alan Willson, EE 61, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest professional distinctions that can be awarded to an engineer in the United States. Willson was recognized by the Academy for “contributions to the theory and applications of digital signal processing.” He is among 67 new members to be more

  • Nunn Granted Lone Sailor Award  by U.S. Navy Memorial

    Nunn Granted Lone Sailor Award by U.S. Navy Memorial

    Honorable Sam Nunn, Cls 60, PhD 08, received the coveted Lone Sailor Award from the U.S. Navy Memorial. The Lone Sailor Award is given to sea service veterans who have excelled with distinction in their respective civilian careers while exemplifying the Navy core values of honor, courage and commitment. A former U.S. Senator and Coast more