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Department News

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Working together for equity and justice: A message from Chair Chris Myers

July 24, 2020

Continued vigilance in identifying and addressing racism in all its forms is needed to create an inclusive and welcoming environment. I stand with our students of color in their efforts to raise awareness and bring about equity and justice.

Adam Chehadi
Connecting and networking virtually: Stories of resilience in the COVID-19 era

Aug. 31, 2020

Adam Chehadi is an internship pro — he’s participated in technical internships since he was a junior in high school — but even he’s been thrown for a loop by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Two students earn prestigious Department of Defense fellowships

Aug. 24, 2020

Paige Danielson and Eric Rappeport have earned prestigious National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowships from the U.S. Department of Defense.

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Gopinath among winners of grant to unravel mystery of how animals track scent

Aug. 12, 2020

The $2.9 million award is the second the group has received. The two grants are part of the National Science Foundation and National Institutes of Health’s BRAIN Initiative.

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New engineering research center aims to electrify transportation, expand education

Aug. 4, 2020

Three ECEE faculty members are part of a new $26 million center focused on developing infrastructure and systems that facilitate the widespread adoption of electric vehicles.