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Debate team earns national rankings, individual awards

Debate team earns national rankings, individual awards

By on May 2, 2020 in Academic News with 2 Comments

Abilene Christian University’s forensics and debate team earned several national rankings from the International Public Debate Association (IPDA) after competing in nine tournaments during the 2019-20 school year. ACU competed against teams from The University of Texas at Austin, Texas Christian University, Southern Methodist University, University of Oklahoma, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Tech University, Stephen […]

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ACU engineering and physics students awarded prestigious scholarships from U.S. Department of Energy

ACU engineering and physics students awarded prestigious scholarships from U.S. Department of Energy

By on April 21, 2020 in Academic News with 0 Comments

Two ACU undergraduate students – Keaton Brewster from Malibu, California, and Reuben Howe from Dale, Texas – have been awarded prestigious scholarships by the U.S. Department of Energy. The DOE annually presents more than $5 million in awards through the Office of Nuclear Energy’s Integrated University Program to students pursuing nuclear engineering degrees or other […]

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ACU Springboard competition announces prize money to aspiring entrepreneurs

ACU Springboard competition announces prize money to aspiring entrepreneurs

By on January 27, 2020 in ACU News with 0 Comments

Applications for the annual Springboard competition led by ACU’s Griggs Center for Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy are due by February 15. The 2020 Springboard competition will award up to $40,000 in funding across three different award categories: Concept ($1,000 per team) – Provide entrepreneurs at the idea stage with funding and expert help to use for […]

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ICUT renames its highest award in honor of Bob Hunter

ICUT renames its highest award in honor of Bob Hunter

By on September 25, 2017 in ACU News with 1 Comment

The Independent Colleges and Universities of Texas (ICUT) has renamed its highest award in honor of Dr. Robert D. “Bob” Hunter, Abilene Christian University’s vice president emeritus. Since 1990, ICUT – of which Abilene Christian University and all other private colleges and universities in Texas are members – has on occasion conferred the Founders Award. […]

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