Brand new REU materializes at Mizzou Engineering

Mizzou Engineering has been awarded a third prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site, this one with a creative twist. Principal investigator Heather Hunt, associate professor of Bioengineering; co-principal investigator Mahmoud Almasri, associate professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and the materials-focused faculty in MU’s College of Engineering found out … Continued

MU Engineering alums get look at Career Fair from behind the table

A total of 756 students worked their way through Mizzou Arena on Feb. 7 in search of a cutting-edge job or internship. And 117 companies were there to greet them at the Spring 2018 Mizzou Engineering Career Fair, looking for their next hard-working employees. For many of the current employees manning the various booths, however, … Continued

Capstone cultivates creativity

Mizzou Engineering puts a twist on its capstone courses, frequently partnering with outside clients to give students the opportunity to tackle real-world problems. Read more…

Mizzou SEDS rockets to repeat

Mizzou SEDS won the 2017 University Student Rocketry Competition. It marks the second consecutive victory in the competition for the MU Engineering student organization. Read more…

Presenting: Positive PCL possibilities

Allison Gordon initially thought she’d be one of several posters at a large group presentation. As it turns out, she was selected for something more prestigious at her industry’s biggest annual conference. Gordon, a senior in Bioengineering, recently gave an oral presentation at the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting in Phoenix. Her presentation was … Continued

Building a FIRST-class organization

Taylor Latham’s interest in engineering led to her participation in FIRST Robotics while in high school in Olathe, Kan. That interest grew, leading her to come to Mizzou and major in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. And her affinity for the FIRST program drove her to give back to current and future participants, which is why … Continued

Something for everyone at MU Fall 2017 Career Fair

Mizzou Engineering students all came to the Fall 2017 Career Fair looking to leverage the experience to their benefit. But not everyone was looking for the same exact result. Some came looking for a home to start their career. Others for just the right internship to boost both their education and future job prospects. And … Continued

MU doctoral student earns top nuclear poster award

MU Nuclear Engineering graduate student Andrea Saltos earned first-place honors in the student poster competition at the recent Institute of Nuclear Materials Management Annual Meeting in Indian Wells, Calif. Saltos’ paper, poster and presentation focused on her work calculating the phonon dispersion relations of uranium-molybdenum alloys, which has been her focus during the past year … Continued

Abraham’s journey leads her to NSBE leadership

Civil engineering senior Walta Abraham’s engineering path led her to the presidency of the Mizzou chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers. Abraham has built quite the resume of accomplishments. She’s the current president of the Mizzou NSBE chapter, has served as an Engineering Ambassador, has been selected to secret society Mystical 7, earned her … Continued