Dane Richardson

An Inside Look: Interning with Shimmick Construction

Sept. 28, 2021

Dane Richardson is a junior in Mechanical Engineering. He interned during summer 2021 with Shimmick Construction.

CU Hyperloop

Students break new ground in Hyperloop challenge

Sept. 27, 2021

Mechanical engineering students are among the CU Hyperloop members designing the proposed mode of underground transportation.


Engineers win $500,000 in international underground robotics competition

Sept. 24, 2021

A CU Boulder team has taken home third place and $500,000 in prize money in an international competition that sends teams of robots deep underground to conduct search-and-rescue operations.

Katie Schutt

An inside look: Interning with Sandia National Laboratories

Sept. 16, 2021

Katie Schutt is a junior in Mechanical Engineering and an ME Student Apprentice. She is currently interning with Sandia National Laboratories. Where are you working this summer and what made them stand out in your search? Since the beginning of August I have been working remotely as a Virtual Technologies...

CEAS entrance

Rankings: ME undergraduate program in top 20 for 2022

Sept. 13, 2021

U.S. News and World Report ranked the Paul M. Rady Department of Mechanical Engineering's undergraduate program 18th among public universities.

Spencer White

An inside look: Interning with Electro-Mechanical Products

Sept. 13, 2021

Spencer White is a senior in Mechanical Engineering. He interned during summer 2021 with Electro-Mechanical Products, Inc. He is also a proud member of the CU Cycling Team. Where did you intern over the summer and what was exciting for you about that opportunity? This summer I had the amazing...

ME SWE scholarship winners

Four mechanical engineering students receive SWE scholarships

Sept. 9, 2021

The Society of Women Engineers has awarded 289 scholarships in all, totaling more than $1,200,000, to undergraduate and graduate students for the 2021-22 academic year.

Megan Conard

An inside look: Interning with Phillips 66

Sept. 9, 2021

Megan Conard is a junior in Mechanical Engineering. She interned during summer 2021 with Phillips 66. Where did you work over the summer and what kinds of projects did you work on? This past summer I interned as a refinery engineer at Phillip 66’s Billings refinery. While I was there,...

icee award

A new design workflow for an integral piece of soft robotic systems

Sept. 8, 2021

Three mechanical engineering students and Professor Robert MacCurdy developed the novel workflow and published it in a paper that won the IEEE-CASE Best Application Paper Award at the 2021 CASE Conference in France.


RISE Interdisciplinary Research Theme Workshop

Interdisciplinary Research Themes help researchers coordinate faculty hires, share facilities and use seed funding to leverage work that could provide transformational societal impact.