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Monthly News Archives: October 2013

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

Undergrad turns setback into new opportunity

A medical setback became a new opportunity for an ECE undergrad who received a scholarship from a foundation focused on the same research she began after that setback.

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

What’s new with ECE student organizations?

Student organizations associated with the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department’s were busy last year inducting new members and helping out in the community.

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

ECE faculty, staff, students honored at annual banquet

Electrical and Computer Engineering faculty staff and students were among those honored at the college’s annual Missouri Honor Awards banquet in March.

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

Quick understanding helps grad researcher secure internship

A man of few words, graduate student Xiang Wang isn’t shy on skills. He completed his bachelor’s degree at Shanghai University in 2011, and now is a master’s degree candidate at Mizzou.

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

Med school beginnings lead to engineer’s career in medical devices

A foray into the medical field was forestalled when one alumnus’ interests lured him into electrical and computer engineering. But a twist of fate took his career back into the medical field.

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Research program draws Presidential Scholar

Corey Matzat accomplished a great deal before coming to MU — including a perfect 36 on the ACT. Now, the Presidential Scholar is studying electrical and computer engineering and doing research as part of the Discovery Fellow undergraduate research program.

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Engineers transition swimmingly from the pool to the lab

Engineering’s curriculum could rival athletics’ schedule for the title “most rigorous.” However, seven members of the Mizzou men’s swimming and diving team are taking on both.

Monday, October 7th, 2013

Engineering Legacy: Chemical engineering celebrates 110 years

As the Chemical Engineering Department prepares to celebrate its 110th anniversary, read a brief history about the department’s progress over the last century-plus at MU.

Friday, October 4th, 2013

Triplett named SEC Academic Leadership Development Program fellow

Gregory Triplett is one of four University of Missouri faculty members to be named a 2013-2014 SEC Academic Leadership Development Program fellow.

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

Engineering, medicine faculty receive Coulter Awards

The MU Coulter Translational Partnership Program in September announced funding for six biomedical research projects, each a collaborative effort by an engineer and a physician.