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A mug stating "Most Cited Researcher" can now sit on Professor Michael Scott's desk.

Professor Michael Scott becomes 3rd at BYU to earn 'Highly Cited' distinction

October 12, 2016

Michael Scott, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering, is one of 54 American professors recently named as a “Highly Cited Researcher” by Thomson Reuters in computer science. Scott was recognized among nearly 3,000 researchers worldwide who have published influential articles in academic journals.

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Dr. Larry Howell at a podium

Professor receives outstanding engineer award from Purdue

October 6, 2016

Associate Dean Larry Howell was recently recognized with the 2016 Outstanding Mechanical Engineer Award from his alma mater, Purdue University.

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Aerial view of earthquake

Civil engineer one of four in U.S. invited to Italy quake sites for drone reconnaissance

October 4, 2016

BYU civil engineering professor Kevin Franke was one of four U.S. professors invited to a special geotechnical engineering reconnaissance mission to learn how the recent earthquake in Italy  impacted ancient and modern infrastructure. The expertise of Franke and his BYU colleagues in these types of reconnaissance missions is in the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs or “drones”) to collect imagery at natural disaster sites.

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Meriah Kulikovskyi worked in a ATL Technology manufacturing factory doing lots of hands on projects.

International internship gives BYU student experience, vision for future

October 3, 2016

Meriah Kulikovskyi, a sophomore in the manufacturing engineering technology program, spent part of her summer in Dongguan, China working for ATL Technology as an intern with BYU’s Weidman Center for Global Leadership program.

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BYU student Christine Mooth with her trophy

BYU student wins Women Tech award

September 27, 2016

Mechanical engineering student Christine Mooth has won the 2016 Student Development Award at the Women Tech Council's ninth annual Women Tech Awards.   

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Tips for navigating the STEM Fair as an introvert

September 23, 2016

To help introverts feel more prepared to stand out at next week’s STEM Fair, BYU Career Services put together a free workshop on what to do before, during and after the fair.

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Students are given tips on how to do well in interviews.

How to impress the best: Interviewing 101

September 22, 2016

Kevin Driggs, senior manager of HR at IM Flash Technologies, provided students with tips on getting interviews from job fairs and how to be good interviewees.

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BYU professor selected as a highly cited researcher

September 22, 2016

Michael Scott, an assistant professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at BYU, has been selected as a 2016 ISI Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher.

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Civil Engineering students stand with award

BYU wins national ASCE award

September 21, 2016

The BYU chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) was honored with the Robert Ridgway Student Chapter Award, naming them the most outstanding student chapter in the nation. 

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A representative from Ford talks to students about their career plans and options.

Ford exec visits campus, praises BYU grads

September 20, 2016

At BYU's third annual Ford Day, executives from the company networked with faculty and students, praising BYU for the preparedness of their graduates. BYU places in the top 20 schools for the number of graduates offered positions at Ford, and the Detroit-based company has hired more than 30 BYU graduates over the last 12 months.

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