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How to stun at the STEM Career Fair

September 13, 2016

On Sept. 29, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., thousands of qualified students will gather in the WSC Ballroom and Garden Court, all trying to do the same thing—impress recruiters from nearly 200 top-tier STEM organizations like Ford Motor, Adobe and Microsoft.

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The Tau Beta Pi symbol stands outside the Clyde Building on BYU's campus.

BYU engineers earn 18 honor society scholarships

September 13, 2016

Tau Beta Pi, the national engineering honor society, recently named its 210 scholars for the 2016-17 academic year. This year, 18 scholars are Brigham Young University students, which is more than any other institution in the country, accounting for nine percent of the total scholarship recipients. Winners receive $2,000 for a full year or $1,000 for a semester to assist their engineering studies

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Professor Derek Hansen presents to faculty

Faculty research speed-pitch results in major BYU collaborations

September 7, 2016

Hosted by BYU Research Development, roughly three dozen faculty presented at a speed-pitch event focused on linking faculty across disciplines. More than 80 percent of attendees found potential collaborators. 

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McMurtrey at the fountains at Peterhof, St. Petersburg.

BYU civil engineer receives ASDSO scholarship

August 23, 2016

Civil engineering student Cali McMurtrey has been awarded the 2016-2017 Senior Undergraduate Scholarship from the Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASDSO). McMurtrey will receive a $7,500 scholarship for this upcoming academic year, a one-year ASDSO student membership and complimentary registration and travel to ASDSO’s 2016 annual conference in Philadelphia. 

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Dr. Richard Balling

Convocation speaker urges grads to step up to leadership roles

August 22, 2016

At the summer convocation services for the Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology, Dr. Richard Balling, a professor of civil and environmental engineering at BYU spoke to the graduating class. He encouraged the graduates to be innovative and willing to take leadership roles in the buisness and political worlds.

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College faculty honored at BYU University Conference

August 22, 2016

President Kevin J Worthen welcomed Brigham Young University faculty and staff members back to campus at the Annual University Conference on Monday, Aug. 22. The administration honored 39 outstanding employees, including seven Ira A. Fulton College faculty members.  

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Group photo of students and faculty at the National Water Center in Alabama.

BYU civil engineers present at National Water Center

August 10, 2016

Two BYU civil and environmental engineering graduate students spent several weeks this summer at the National Water Center Summer Institute. While there, they presented the work they have been doing with the Tethys Platform, developed flood prediction applications and mentored others on how to use the platform to develop their own applications. 

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Dr. Tae Sang Ryu, Gary Reynolds and others in attendance with signed MOU.

Korean dignitaries visit BYU to promote the sharing of water resource tools

August 10, 2016

Korean dignitaries visited BYU to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote the sharing of water resource tools, technologies and trainings between BYU and K-water, South Korea's national water agency. 

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BYU campus

BYU ranked #5 for "Best Value" colleges

July 22, 2016

BYU jumped from #15 to #5 in this year's list of Best Value Colleges in America by Money Magazine. Money defines value as a great education, at an affordable price, that prepares students for rewarding careers.

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Professor Grant Schultz

BYU study shows a fourth of Utah HOV lane users are breaking rules

July 22, 2016

Newly published research from BYU civil engineers finds that up to 25 percent of drivers in Utah’s high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes during rush hour are violating carpool requirements.

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