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Monthly News Archives: April 2012

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Mothers, daughters build roller coasters, balloon-powered planes as part of annual spring event

Mothers and their daughters embarked on a day of exploring the field of engineering at the University of Missouri Mother-Daughter […]


Monday, April 30th, 2012

Hydrogen car team president balances school work with teamwork

There’s a fine line to walk when balancing school, a social life and student activities.  In her final semester, Victoria […]


Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Computer science graduate earns university’s award for master’s thesis paper

A recent master’s degree graduate of computer science won this year’s University of Missouri Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award for his […]


Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

Project enables MU Engineering students to work on energy efficiency at Missouri farms

Sanjeev Khanna, a University of Missouri mechanical and aerospace engineering professor, and a team of engineering students found it necessary […]


Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

Akers accepts position at Bradley University, bids Mizzou Engineering a fond farewell

Lex Akers arrived at the University of Missouri in 2001 to assume chairmanship of the Electrical Engineering Department and became […]


Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Five MU Engineering seniors receive National Science Foundation grad school fellowships

“Shocked,” “excited” and “happy” are some of the words five University of Missouri College of Engineering seniors used to describe […]


Friday, April 20th, 2012

Biological engineering student secures prestigious Ivy League research internship

Most engineering students interested in research know that getting a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) internship is an important step […]


Monday, April 16th, 2012

Partnership bonds college engineers with local elementary school students

Demonstrating the importance of science and math education to students in the early years of school has become the goal […]


Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Hydrogen Car team takes new car to competition, looks ahead to next year

The Mizzou Hydrogen Car team raced its newest car, Tigergen III, at the 2012 Shell Eco-marathon March 28-April 2, and […]


Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Engineers’ Week celebrates old, new traditions

Perhaps no other student body takes pride in kneeling to kiss a stone tablet while a thick, wooden stick — […]


Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Engineering students receive annual Mizzou ’39 honors

Three students from the University of Missouri College of Engineering were among those honored in February in an annual ceremony […]


Monday, April 2nd, 2012

MU Engineering online learning offerings are on the rise

An entire November 2011 edition of “The Chronicle of Higher Education” was dedicated to varying viewpoints on the role and […]


Monday, April 2nd, 2012

Chemical engineering staff member wins award for second consecutive year

For the second consecutive year, a staff member from the Department of Chemical Engineering received a staff award at the […]