Rahhal Recipient of 2020 MU Study Abroad Teaching Excellence Award

Rahhal Recipient of 2020 MU Study Abroad Teaching Excellence Award

Tojan Rahhal, assistant dean for inclusive excellence and strategic initiatives and an adjunct professor of Biomedical, Biological and Chemical Engineering in the College of Engineering, is among two recipients of the inaugural MU Study Abroad Teaching Excellence Award. Open to faculty in all academic disciplines, this award recognizes the exceptional and meaningful work carried out […]

IT Faculty Member Takes 1st at Film Fest

IT Faculty Member Takes 1st at Film Fest

A scene from "I Had Buttered My Own Teeth," a mockumentary that took first place in the Holed Up 48-Hour Film Competition. A Mizzou Engineering faculty member took first place in a 48-hour virtual film fest earlier this month. Christopher “Chip” Gubera, an assistant professor of practice in the Information Technology program, beat out 19 [...]
College Bestows Awards for Faculty, Staff and Students

College Bestows Awards for Faculty, Staff and Students

Although the MU College of Engineering was unable to hold its annual awards banquet in the spring of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the College nevertheless honored faculty, staff and students for their dedication and service to the College. College of Engineering faculty and staff receiving awards for their outstanding work include: Junior Faculty […]

Mizzou Engineering Highlights Research

Mizzou Engineering Highlights Research

Dean Elizabeth G. Loboa presented the winners of the third annual Research Day student poster session: (l-r) first place winner Taher Hajilounezhad, second place winner Hamed Majidifard and third place winner Weiyu Feng. Lafferre Hall was bustling with activity March 5 as the College celebrated its third annual Research Day. The College’s research drives innovation [...]
Alumnus Named Young Engineer of the Year

Alumnus Named Young Engineer of the Year

Mizzou Engineering alumnus Stephen Stinger recently was named the “Young Engineer of the Year” by the Western Chapter of the Missouri Society of Professional Engineers (MPSE). The award ceremony was held during the 69th Annual Engineers’ Week Celebration in Kansas City on Feb. 21. Stinger earned his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University […]

MU alumni give $2 million gift to NextGen Precision Health Institute

MU alumni give $2 million gift to NextGen Precision Health Institute

A $2 million gift from University of Missouri alumni will support the university’s NextGen Precision Health Institute, the capital priority for the state’s flagship campus. University officials celebrated the gift from Mike Brown, a 1979 MU graduate, and his wife Millie Brown, a 1982 graduate. “We are grateful for Mike and Millie’s tremendous support,” MU […]

Women in Engineering Week: Shining a Light on Diversity

Women in Engineering Week: Shining a Light on Diversity

The MU College of Engineering is a welcoming, inclusive college, and that message was the theme and the focus of Women in Engineering (WIE) Week, Feb. 17 – 21. Events got underway Feb. 17 with a kick-off social in Lafferre Hall, where Mizzou Engineering students had an opportunity to meet with the leaders of several […]

MU Students Develop Tool to Fight Fakery

MU Students Develop Tool to Fight Fakery

Imagine watching a video from a presidential candidate on your favorite political blog, only to find out later that the candidate not only disavows the video but claims she never made the video in the first place. These so-called “deepfake videos,” which use fabricated photos and audio, are among the biggest challenges facing the news […]

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