Jennifer Craft, a civil engineering graduate student, won first place and $5,000 at the BYU Three-Minute Thesis competition. The competition gives students the opportunity to present their research in an engaging and concise manner. Craft shared her passion for using an innovative structural technique to protect buildings from earthquakes. Read more.
A civil engineering undergraduate, Matthew George, has received a $1,000 scholarship from and co-authored an article for the United States Society on Dams. The article, co-authored with Professor Rollin Hotchkiss, focuses on the decay of today's existing dams.
Utah President David Pershing, a chemical engineer, addressed BYU’s campus at a University Forum with personal anecdotes of how success can, at times, masquerade as failure. Following his address, he met with the college's chemical engineering faculty.