The past, present and future were on full display Thursday as Mizzou Engineering celebrated its alumni, faculty, students and staff at its annual College of Engineering Awards Banquet.
Cassandra Siela believes that studying abroad and adding strong international students to MU Engineering’s student pool serve to strengthen its students.
Laura Mertens was born and raised in Columbia and is a Mizzou alumna, and she’s bringing that love for her hometown and alma mater to Mizzou Engineering as its new Director of Enrollment Management.
The banquet celebrates outstanding students, faculty and staff from Mizzou Engineering who are from traditionally underrepresented backgrounds in engineering and those who work to support their efforts.
The College of Engineering celebrated Women in Engineering Week with a series of excellent events promoting the importance of women in the field and celebrating their accomplishments.
The Grace Hopper Celebration bills itself as “the world’s largest gathering of women technologists,” and consists of keynote speakers, a multitude of career development workshops, a career fair and more.
MU Engineering Director of Diversity and Outreach Initiatives Tojan Rahhal is the new Strategic Direction Chair for the National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates (NAMEPA).