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How Michigan State is engineering buildings that stand strong in the face of fire: BTN LiveBIG. By John Tolley, 12 hours ago. A firefighter in front of a burning building ...
engineers Week is Monday through Saturday, Feb. 19 through 24, and Thelma Parker Memorial Public Library of the Hawai'i State Public Library System is celebrating with an engineering Bash from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 24. The free, family-friendly NASA@My Library event is being presented ...

In the last two years, the College has added 10 new faculty positions in critical areas such as biomedical engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, and construction engineering technology. When combined with seven replacement hires, 17 faculty have joined UMaine engineering in the last ...
(WLUC) - Ask, imagine, plan, create and improve are the five simple steps of engineering local elementary students will soon experience. C.J. Sullivan Elementary in L'Anse is implementing engineering is Elementary curriculum. teachers recently completed training for the curriculum. "What's really cool ...
Fandor has expanded its executive team, promoting General Counsel and Chief Distribution Officer Felice Oper to the role of COO, and appointing TS Ramakrishnan as its Chief Product engineering Officer. Oper joined the company in 2015, around the same time that Larry Aidem took over as CEO. Aidem ...

Last year, Ikea announced it was collaborating with Teenage engineering to create a line of products called FREKVENS (which translates to "frequency") "in order to throw a really good music party wherever you are." Now, Ikea has just shared the first look on Instagram of some final prototypes for the ...
"My warm congratulations to the four members of our faculty inducted into the National Academy of engineering for their outstanding contributions as leaders in their fields," says Anantha Chandrakasan, the dean of the MIT school of engineering and the Vannevar Bush Professor of Electrical engineering ...
A jump with the exact proportions of the launch ramp for snowboarding's big air event, which will make its Olympic debut in Pyeongchang, does not exist in nature. It must be built. And so, fewer than a dozen times a year, at venues ranging from ballparks to parking lots, impeccably orchestrated teams of ...
Emily Fleming, senior in industrial engineering, and Adam Sievers, senior in mechanical engineering, have been planning engineering Week (E-Week) since April of last year. With a team of around 45 people, not including volunteer crew members, the two hope for another successful E-Week. The two are ...
Drawing inspiration from music festivals, party life and the growing demand for wireless technology, the Swedish retailer began working with Teenage engineering's audio labs, eventually coming up with the FREKVENS collection. Comprised of sound systems and decorative items, the new range is slated ...
Jeremiah Watson always had a strong aptitude for math and science. Growing up, the native Memphian wanted to be a lawyer. However, in high school, his biology teacher at Overton High school suggested he consider studying engineering in college. After doing some research on the field, Watson ...
In honor of National engineers Week, Michigan State University will celebrate the contributions of engineering by providing students with dynamic career networking opportunities, while introducing young people to the potential of engineering as a career. EWeek at MSU runs from Feb. 18-25. The 2018 ...
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- After a national search, Jennifer Dubuque has been named senior director of development for Penn State College of engineering. Dubuque is charged with guiding and overseeing all development and alumni relations activities for the largest academic college at University Park.
William & Mary is launching a new engineering-oriented curriculum track, a variation on the university's undergraduate physics major. The track, titled engineering Physics and Applied design (EPAD), combines elements from both the university's Department of Applied science as well as the Department of ...
A new course this semester in the school of engineering & Applied science aims to bridge the worlds of art and engineering. In "The Materials Science of Art," which consists of weekly lectures and labs, students examine the ways artists employ different materials and then think about their work. The 26 ...
Three Stanford faculty members were elected to the National Academy of engineering (NAE). Oussama Khatib, professor of computer science and director of the Stanford Robotics Lab; Nils Nilsson, emeritus professor of computer science; and David Tse, Thomas Kailath and Guanghan Xu professor of ...

systems engineering, a leading IT strategy and managed services provider, was founded in 1988 in Portland. From its humble beginnings 30 years ago, the company has grown into a thriving Maine-based business that employs more than 150 people and services hundreds of small- to medium- sized ...
Academy membership honors those who have made outstanding contributions to "engineering research, practice, or education, including, where appropriate, significant contributions to the engineering literature," and to "the pioneering of new and developing fields of technology, making major ...
EASTON, Pa. - The Air Products chairman, president and CEO, whose engineering roots trace back to a partnership with Lafayette College in Iran, spoke at the school in Easton Monday night, endowing a faculty chair in engineering. Seifollah "Seifi" Ghasemi thanked the college for his own education, ...
CARBONDALE, Ill. - high school students from throughout the area will descend on Southern Illinois University Carbondale this month to learn more about engineering and how it impacts daily life. The College of engineering's annual engineering Day is set for Thursday, Feb. 22. About a dozen high ...
KALAMAZOO, Mich.--The renovation of Western Michigan University's historic Heritage Hall has been recognized by ASHRAE, a global society of building engineers, to receive the organization's 2018 Award of engineering Excellence, an honor bestowed upon international building projects only five times ...
The Harvard Ed Portal in Allston was buzzing with the excitement of young minds on Feb. 5, as seventh grade students from the Gardner Pilot Academy (GPA) showcased "novel engineering projects." The event, coordinated by Kathryn Hollar, Director of Community Engagement and Diversity Outreach at ...
Jacobs engineering Group Inc. (JEC) is successfully integrating its most recent acquisition of CH2M into the company, while benefiting nicely from recent tax reform, as it looks to prosper from better margins as CH2M helps Jacobs shift to even higher value projects with better margins. Keeping a lid on debt ...
For more than 35 years, the Summer engineering Awareness Program has introduced high school students to careers in engineering, math and science. Due to its focus on admitting women and students from minority backgrounds, The Root named the program as one of ten standout summer programs for ...
London -- Rolls-Royce named BMW veteran Mihiar Ayoubi as head of engineering at the British ultraluxury brand. Ayoubi, 50 ... He holds a degree and doctorate in control systems engineering and applied artificial intelligence from the technical University of Darmstadt near Frankfurt. Koehn also joined ...
The Methil yard in Fife where workers are to be handed redundancy notices. Photograph: Ken Jack/Corbis/Getty Images. Hundreds of workers at the BiFab marine engineering yards are to be made redundant, union leaders have said. Management at the yards told trade unions on Monday they will be ...
Paper paths are remarkable things, "paper torture chambers" and "a Tough Mudder--a multistage obstacle course that must be run in hostile conditions" -- while paper path engineers have to grapple with an interdisciplinary mix of "physics, chemistry, mechanical engineering, computer programming, and ...
UCLA's Henry Samueli school of engineering and Applied science requires all undergraduate engineering students to meet with a faculty adviser at least once a year. These meetings are designed to be opportunities for students to ask faculty for career or academic advice, but are often times little more ...
The College of Lake County engineering transfer department will hold information sessions Tuesday, Feb. 13 and Thursday, March 15 for prospective students interested in taking the first two years of a Bachelor of science in engineering degree at CLC. Both sessions will be offered at 7 p.m. in Room A013 ...
Sidney Thompson, a professor recognized for his study of properties and storage of particulate solids, was named new founding chair of the College of engineering's school of Environmental, Civil, Agricultural and mechanical engineering. Thompson has been working with UGA for 37 years and teaches ...
Beginning this fall, students at the University of Delaware's nursing, engineering and business schools will have to pay more on top of their base tuition. University of Delaware officials announced the tuition surcharge last week. "We are always wanting to improve our great university and we are thinking ...
Larry Mayer, director of the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping and Joint Hydrographic Center at the University of New Hampshire, has been elected to the National Academy of engineering, one of the highest professional distinctions accorded to an engineer. [Courtesy/UNH] ...
Farris houses three departments in the school of engineering: chemical and Biological engineering, Computer science and Nuclear engineering. Christos Christodoulou, Jim and Ellen King Dean of engineering and Computing, said the purpose of the event is to recognize all of the individuals who played ...
Union representatives have said the BiFab marine engineering yards in Fife and on Lewis could close by the end of June. They have been told by managers at the yards that redundancy notices will be given to the core workforce on Tuesday. The Unite union said it expects about 260 jobs to go, with ...
GREEN BAY - KI Chairman and CEO Dick Resch on Monday announced a $5 million donation from his foundation to the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay's engineering program. UW-Green Bay will name its expanded engineering program the Richard J. Resch school of engineering in appreciation for ...
The Innovate, design, and engineer for America Factory building -- also known as the IDEA Factory -- is projected to cost $50 million, and will include open workspaces for students, prototyping facilities, engineering design and instructional studios, a mobile applications lab, an "Internet of Things" lab and ...
Auburn University this week is celebrating renovations to the home of its Department of Electrical and Computer engineering. The university will host a dedication ceremony Thursday at 3:30 p.m., to celebrate the creation of the Davidson Pavilion, just one part of the renovations to Broun Hall. The project ...
To build the connection between principle and practice, UToledo engineering students participate in engaging classroom activities that make them active learners from the start. "My freshman year, we had a huge project," recalls Ildar Galyavutdinov, student of UToledo's bioengineering major, originally from ...
high school seniors are invited to learn about the "engineering Pathways Program" at Oakton Community College by attending a free information session at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, at the college's Skokie campus, 7701 N. Lincoln Ave., Room C120. Qualifying students who satisfactorily complete the ...
Westfield High Schol student Kristen Stawasz advanced to the International science Fair last year, starting her project at the annual WHS Science and engineering Fair. This year's WHS Fair is set for Feb. 8 from 5-6:30 p.m. at the school. (Photo from Massachusetts State Science and engineering Fair).
"Such genetic engineering manipulations should open new avenues of research and animal and plant engineering that are out of reach using current technologies," the researchers note. These innovative new areas of biological research are in line with the goals of the Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group, which ...
In celebration of National engineers week, Kent State University at Tuscarawas is holding the 36th annual engineering technology Opportunity Expo from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 22 in the student union of Founders Hall. The Expo is open free to the public. In celebration of National Engineers week, Kent ...
The management team at Enterprise Products Partners announced some strategic initiatives involving its debt issuances. The firm is issuing $2.7 billion in debt and has already announced plans to redeem some notes that mature in 2068. This move will reduce the company's exposure to interest rate ...
LAWRENCE -- More than 100 companies and agencies will attend the Spring engineering and Computing Career Fair, set for noon-4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, at the Kansas Union. students should review the complete list of employers and study those of interest prior to arriving at the event. The career fair is ...
Prospective students, their families and the public are invited to learn about the field of engineering and Viterbo University's new engineering major Feb. 17 at ... Every high school senior who attends engineering Exploration Day and enrolls in Viterbo's engineering program in fall 2018 will receive a $500 ...
engineering schools and businesses are increasingly graduating and hiring more women in what traditionally is a male-dominated field. That means greater opportunities not only for women with math and science skills, but also for companies in Connecticut scrambling to hire workers to build commercial ...
A group of private investors has bought out Hewlett Packard Enterprise's US data center design and engineering consulting practice. The computing equipment giant acquired the practice as EYP Mission Critical Facilities over a decade ago to be in on big enterprise hardware deals ahead of its rivals ...
The Council will vote on authorizing the mayor to enter into a contract with Delaware engineering, of Oneonta, for general management, environmental, architectural and engineering services associated with administering projects partially financed by the city's Downtown Improvement Fund as part of the ...
A new engineering and Advanced Manufacturing Center at Chicago's Richard J. Daley College took a big step forward last week as the $45 million undertaking was awarded two construction permits. The pair covers a revision to the foundation system as well as the full build-out for the project headed to ...


 

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