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Author Archive: Kaitlin Motley

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

Torq’N Tigers show best performance in eight years of competition

MU Engineering’s quarter-scale tractor student team, Torq’N Tigers, has competed in the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) […]

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

Mizzou Engineering teams: It’s not whether you win or lose, it’s how you play the game

ChemE car team The ChemE car team placed second in its regional conference, clinching a spot for the national competition […]

Monday, April 4th, 2011

Three engineers selected for prestigious Mizzou ’39 award

On Feb. 13, three engineering students were honored for their inclusion in this academic year’s Mizzou ‘39 — a prestigious […]

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

Mizzou Engineering celebrates E-week March 11 to 19

The 108th annual Mizzou Engineers week kicks off  on Friday, March 11. This year’s theme, “the E series,” is a […]

Friday, January 28th, 2011

Research project a big opportunity for electric car club

The electric car club is still an upstart, but a project with grant money attached could be just the thing […]

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Undergraduate researcher launches wind-powered energy project on campus

A quick view of Engineering Building North from Sixth Street  will show you a small wind turbine on the building’s […]

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

SWE growth allows for more outreach

The University of Missouri Society of Women Engineers is reaching out in both new and old ways. The MU chapter, […]

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Mechanical and aerospace engineering professor receives Chancellor’s Award

Yuwen Zhang, a mechanical and aerospace professor with the College of Engineering, accepted the Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Research and […]

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Educating engineers as global problem-solvers

Some days, it’s hard for an engineering major to make it out of the library. Trading a semester of classes […]

Monday, October 4th, 2010

How I spent my summer: three Mizzou engineers recap their summer internships

Forrest Meyen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology “Welcome to the no-sleep zone,” was the greeting Forrest Meyen received on his first […]

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

Family Weekend comes to the College of Engineering

A group of tigers is sometimes called an ambush, and this year’s Family Weekend might feel like just that. With […]

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

Yuwen Zhang publishes innovative textbook

Yuwen Zhang, professor in the mechanical and aerospace engineering department, stands at the forefront of his field in closing educational […]

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

New student group focuses on hacking, a.k.a. creative repurposing

When most people think of a hacker, they don’t imagine a school-sponsored club that meets once a week, much less […]

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

Engineers Without Borders chapter takes flight at Mizzou

A little delegation goes a long way – 1,764 miles to be exact. The Mizzou Engineers Without Borders (EWB) chapter, […]

Thursday, June 10th, 2010

Recognition for a career of service

James Keller, an R.L. Tatum professor for the University of Missouri’s College of Engineering, and a curators’ professor in the […]

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

Computer Science Department receives U.S. DoE training grant

MU College of Engineering’s Computer Science Department has received a Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) grant from […]

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

Student receives award for poster

The Center for Excellence in Logistics and Distribution (CELDi) awarded graduate student Na Deng Best Student Poster after her presentation […]

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Engineering students chosen for prestigious Mizzou ‘39

Every year, the Mizzou Alumni Association Student Board (AASB) names 39 outstanding seniors to the elite Mizzou ’39 class, and […]

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Mizzou doctoral student honored among all graduate students on campus

Computer Science doctoral student Peng Zhuang received the 2010 Donald K. Anderson Graduate Research Assistant Award for his research on […]

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Industrial engineer lands sweet deal with DoD

To many, a guaranteed job after graduation could sound like a pipe dream. Add undergraduate tuition paid in full right […]

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

NSBE wins at international convention

When Mizzou’s chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) returned from its 36th annual convention last month, they […]

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Not even the sky’s the limit for mechanical engineer

Let’s face it: most little kids don’t dream of becoming engineers. They want to be firefighters and princesses and astronauts. […]

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

MU students selected to present research in nation’s capitol

Christine O’Brien’s research has a wow factor. “We detect cancer with lasers,” she said. “How cool is that?” Cool enough […]

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

Carlos Sun receives MoDOT award for research contributions

The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) named Carlos Sun its 2010 Innovative Researcher of the Year for his evaluation of […]

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

Industrial engineers win honors scholarships

Industrial engineering students Kelsey Kotur and Victoria Hezel were each awarded Awards of Excellence last month, two of only eight […]

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

Civil engineering student named STRIPES director

Ask Matt Wheeler why he got involved in STRIPES, and he’ll say he was hungry.  Not for involvement or community […]

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

Garmin donation provides civil engineering students with hands-on learning

Thanks to a donation from Garmin, students in Carlos Sun’s Civil Engineering 3100 course took class work to the streets. […]

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

Computer Science professor achieves IEEE highest grade

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) elevated Mizzou Engineering professor Xinhua Zhuang to its highest rank, Fellow, this […]

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Sam Kiger named Engineering Fellow

Sam Kiger, associate dean of research for the University of Missouri College of Engineering, was recently recognized for his many […]

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Electric Car Club sparks interest of Mizzou Engineers

new competition team is making its University of Missouri College of Engineering debut. The Mizzou Electric Car Club is meeting […]