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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.

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Video: Hodge talks about work on Peña Station Next

Jan. 15, 2021

Developing district close to the Denver International Airport has ambitious goals to become a net-zero energy smart and sustainable community.

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Alumnus awarded IEEE Fellow status for semiconductor testing innovations

Jan. 6, 2021

Bryan Root (ElEngr’84) is the founder, owner and chairman of Celadon Systems, which manufactures ultra-high performance wafer probe cards for the semiconductor industry.

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U.K.-based student the first to graduate with online master's in electrical engineering

Dec. 22, 2020

Congratulations to Matthew Daiter, who is the first student to graduate with his master's degree from our online Master of Science in Electrical Engineering on Coursera!

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Two faculty technologies earn awards in campus' Lab Venture Challenge

Dec. 1, 2020

Zoya Popovic's non-invasive compact internal body thermometer and Bob McLeod's biomimetic 3D-printed scaffolds for drug discovery awarded grants for their potential as business ventures.