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  • March 29, 2011
    Lauren Gianino, a senior in Chemical Engineering and the Tau Beta Pi vice-president elect for '11-'12, won a TBP scholarship for $2000 based on high scholarship, campus leadership and service, and promise of future contributions to the engineering profession.
    Chemical Engineering
  • February 28, 2011
    Under the direction of Beverly Jaeger, a group of freshman engineering students are working to improve the gear used by service dogs to help the disabled.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • November 15, 2010
    Civil and Environmental Engineering Senior and ROTC cadet John Hickey has been named one of three Distinguished Military Graduates at Northeastern University, based on scholarship, high moral character, military aptitude, and leadership ability.
    Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • September 7, 2010
    ECE Associate Professor Charles DiMarzio has been awarded a patent for “Opto-acoustic signal detection with coherent confocal microscopy”.
    Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • May 10, 2010
    A team of MIE undergraduate and graduate students, under the advisement of Professor Yiannis Levendis, have developed a way to convert non-biodegradable plastic into clean energy without releasing harmful emissions.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • April 28, 2010
    Richard Harris, the Director of Multicultural Engineering, won the Faculty/Staff Award as part of the 2010 Excellence in Social Justice Awards.
  • April 22, 2010
    Director of Women in Engineering, Rachelle Reisberg, has won the ASEE 2010 Denice D. Denton Best Paper Award for her work titled "The Effect of Gender on Support and Self-Efficacy in Undergraduate Engineering Programs".
  • November 6, 2009
    Mariah Dellea (ME'13) and Kerri Liss (IE'13), were part of a 5 person team that placed 3rd in Exxon Mobil Corporation’s Subject Matter Expert Bowl contest at the SWE National Conference.
    Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • September 14, 2009
    After 6 students attended a month-long engineering class in the Netherlands on sustainable transportation, they have designed a method to add a bicycle promenade to the carriage path on Commonwealth Avenue. They gave a presentation to Newton residents during a recent City Hall meeting explaining their proposal.
    Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • June 2, 2009
    Engineers Without Borders (EWB) is again designing a clean water system but this time in Bbanda, Uganda. The group is almost finished on their project in El Chaguite, Honduras that designed a similar water system.
    Civil & Environmental Engineering