Mia Lonergan

Meet Our Undergrads: Mia Lonergan

March 22, 2024

We sat down with graduating fourth-year environmental engineering student Mia Lonergan to share about her CU Engineering experience! Mia has served as treasurer for the CU Boulder Society of Women Engineers (SWE) during the 2022-2023 and 2023-2024 school years. What inspired you to pursue engineering or STEM in general? I...

The three winners.

Three students earn American Water Works Association scholarships

Aug. 11, 2023

Three University of Colorado Boulder Environmental Engineering graduate students have earned 2023 scholarships through the American Water Works Association (AWWA). Emma Wells (Advisors: Amy Javernick-Will and Karl Linden ) is recipient of the HDR One Water Institute Scholarship. Her work focuses on water quality and utility risk management. She says...

Lisa Wang

"I love solving challenging environmental problems."

Oct. 31, 2022

Name: Yu Hong (Lisa) Wang Hometown: Johannesburg, South Africa Program: Environmental Engineering "This department holds a warming place in my heart as I am greeted by smiling faces who genuinely care about each other." I was born in China, Qingdao, an attractive coastal city with influences from both Germany and...

Sydney Litchfield

Becoming an environmental engineer to improve water quality in developing countries

Aug. 1, 2022

Name: Sydney Litchfield Hometown: Chattanooga, TN Major: Environmental Engineering Year: Senior I grew up in Chattanooga, Tennessee and did not start taking interest in engineering until I was in college. An inspiration behind becoming an engineer was watching my city go from one of the dirtiest places in the country...

Elizabeth Wallace

From professional ballerina to environmental engineer

June 27, 2022

My path to engineering was not straight and narrow. As a child growing up in Lexington Kentucky, I showed a talent for the arts and a natural curiosity for science. However, for a long time, the latter of my interests was pushed to the back.

Whitney Knoop

EVEN undergraduate part of summer water reclamation research

Aug. 24, 2021

Whitney Knoop – an undergraduate in the Environmental Engineering Program – spent her summer creating pasta-shaped 3D-printed plastic for use in water reclamation efforts.

CU Boulder Arial

CEAE and EVEN 2020 Live-Streamed Graduation Ceremony Video

May 19, 2020

The Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering Department and the Environmental Engineering Program hosted a live-streamed graduation ceremony on May 15, 2020. More than 350 graduating students, faculty, staff, family and friends attended the ceremony to celebrate your accomplishments.

Selena Hinojos

EVEN student honored as Outstanding Undergraduate for Service

May 8, 2020

Environmental Engineering graduating student Selena Hinojos honored Outstanding Undergraduate for Service by the College of Engineering and Applied Science.

Keani Willebrand

Student earns NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 28, 2020

Environmental engineering major Keani Willebrand has earned a prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation (NSF).


Chemical Safety and Environmental Stewardship Internship

April 7, 2020

Apply today for a Cross Program Opportunity with the Chemical Safety and Environmental Stewardship Branch of the EPA.