Students work to help town conserve waterThe Texas Commission on Environmental Quality honored Becky Johnson’s groundwater hydrogeology class as the “TCEQ EnviroMentor of the Year” for a project it did for the town of Barksdale. Johnson said her groundwater hydrogeology class took on a nine-week project to help Barksdale find alternatives for its water shortage, which was due to the lack of rainfall in Central Texas.
Atlanta center names alumna new managerTCU alumna Penda Meftah was named general manager of LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Atlanta, a place geared toward children and containd models and attractions using LEGOs. Meftah, a native of Dakar, Senegal, graduated from TCU in May 2000 with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and management. She chose to study at TCU because of the school’s great reputation, Meftah said.