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International Fair set for October 16

October 14, 2014

All engineering and technology students are invited to the Clyde Building Lounge on October 16th from 12 - 2 p.m. to learn about the many international opportunities, including study abroad programs and international internships, offered within the Ira A. Fulton College.  Register to win one of ten $20 BYU gift cards and enjoy refreshments while learning about these exciting opportunities.

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BYU engineers earn 10 percent of Tau Beta Pi scholarships nationwide

October 7, 2014

Tau Beta Pi, the national engineering honor society, announced the 242 Tau Beta Pi Scholars for the 2014-15 academic year. This year, 25 of the scholars--more than 10% of the nationwide total--are students attending Brigham Young University.  Of these BYU students, 8 are chemical engineers, 6 are civil engineers, 4 are electrical or computer engineers, and 7 are mechanical engineers.  Last year BYU students received 18 of 210 scholarships.

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Dr. Rollin Hotchkiss with Lieutenant General Thomas P. Bostwick

BYU professor to lead national environmental advisory board for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

October 1, 2014

Professor Rollin Hotchkiss has been appointed as the committee chair for the Environmental Advisory Board for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.  

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The fun of Fulton Week starts Oct. 9

September 30, 2014

Fulton Week is right around the corner.  Come join your classmates in celebrating our college by meeting Ira A. Fulton in person, participating in service projects, connecting with clubs and attending an 80s themed dance, all sponsored by the students on your Engineering and Technology Leadership Council.

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Learning strong leadership through positivity

September 25, 2014

Dane L. Parker spoke on the benefits of being a positive leader in today's society. During his lecture he explained out that one of the most powerful leadership principles is to see what is right in others. 

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Electric Blue at the Salt Flats

BYU electric car breaks 200 mph barrier to set new land speed record

September 18, 2014

An electric car built by BYU engineering students has set a new land speed record, beating the previous time by almost 50 mph. The vehicle, Electric Blue, has been consistently modified and upgraded over the past ten years and has put BYU into the land speed record books on multiple occasions. 

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Get prepared! STEM Fair prep workshop for students Sept. 24

September 13, 2014

All students in science, technology, engineering or math disciplines are invited to attend the Career Fair Prep Workshop Wednesday, Sept. 24 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. in 3220 WSC.  You'll learn valuable tips from professionals about career fairs, networking, interviewing and using social media in the job search process. Get mentored by representatives from Microsoft, Exxon IT, US Synthetic, Qualtrics and more, just in time for the Fall STEM Career Fair the next day. 

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BYU's ASCE student chapter named most outstanding worldwide

September 3, 2014

The BYU student chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers has won the highly coveted Robert Ridgway Student Chapter Award. This award recognizes the single most outstanding student chapter of ASCE, and is judged on the caliber of activities and involvement in a given chapter.

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Jim Trent, new associate dean

Jim Trent named new assistant dean of the Ira A. Fulton College

September 2, 2014

Jim Trent, external relations manager for the Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been named the assistant dean of the Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology.  He is replacing David K. Anthony, who is retiring after more than 23 years of dedicated service to the university.   

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Grant Schultz & Plaque

Civil engineering professor’s dedication to education earns him high honors

August 27, 2014

Grant Schultz, professor of civil engineering, is the recipient of the Institute of Transportation Engineers Wilbur S. Smith Award. This award recognizes outstanding contributions in the field of transportation education. Schultz is partly receiving this award for his method of applying real-world situations to his classroom. 

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