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Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

Student Services Office takes aim at student success

Over the past four years, the MU College of Engineering’s Office of Student Services has assembled a suite of resources, a full court press of new and newly enhanced offerings, that take direct aim at student satisfaction, success and retention.


Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Students flock to alum’s talk, heed advice

Alumnus Peng Zhuang knows students approaching graduation have many questions, and after a presentation representing his employer, Google, to students, several stayed to ask questions about how they, too, could work for the Internet giant.


Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Doctoral student set to continue teaching, bioinformatics research at Southern Miss.

Zhang Wang, who earned his doctorate in computer science at MU in 2012, accepted a professorship at The University of Southern Mississippi last May to teach and conduct new research.


Monday, April 22nd, 2013

CS student attains Central Michigan professorship

A computer science student will soon make his final departure from MU, making the momentous jump from pupil to teacher. Jesse Eickholt, doctoral candidate in computer science, accepted an assistant professorship with Central Michigan University (CMU) where he will start in July.


Monday, March 18th, 2013

Associate dean-turned-student sets sights high

After earning his master’s and business degrees at a university abroad, Ecuadorian native Jorge Abad returned to his South American alma mater to teach, rising through the ranks and eventually becoming an associate dean. A student once more, he’s working on his doctoral degree through MU’s IMSE program.


Thursday, January 17th, 2013

High-profile companies within reach for recent grads

Thomaz DeSouza is a 2012 computer science alumnus who discovered getting a job in a high-profile company right after graduation isn’t impossible.


Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012

Recent ECE grads offer tips for job seekers

The College of Engineering offers a wealth of advice and guidance to assist graduating students looking for a job. The […]


Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

Students take time out from spring break to spend time with professional engineers

While some of their classmates basked in the sun or hit the slopes, other University of Missouri College of Engineering […]


Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

New engineering minors expand opportunities for undergraduates

Engineering encompasses a wide array of fields and disciplines, and while the majors offered to undergraduates help to define fields […]


Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

Black and Veatch contributes $5,000 to Corporate Partners Program

In February, Black & Veatch became the seventh engineering company to join the University of Missouri College of Engineering Corporate […]


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 […]


Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

Office for Student Enrichment launched

Recent construction that transformed the reception area of the College of Engineering’s administrative offices, the Heritage Room and the vacated […]


Monday, March 2nd, 2009

Engineering Career Services focuses on students’ career goals

Career fairs like the one Engineering Career Services (ECS) sponsored in February at the University of Missouri’s Hearnes Center, are […]