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Jason McCormick honored as Arthur P. Thurnau Professor

Date: February 16, 2018

Associate Professor, Jason McCormick, has been recognized for his outstanding contributions to undergraduate education as one of this year's Arthur F. Thurnau Professors. The 2018 honorees were approved Thursday by the Board of Regents.

Criteria for Thurnau professorships include a strong commitment to students and to teaching and learning, excellence in teaching, innovations...

CEE Alumnus

CEE Alumnus Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Date: February 14, 2018

Environmental Engineering Professor and CEE Alumnus, Pedro Alvarez, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE). Election to the National Academy of Engineering is among the highest professional distinctions accorded to a U.S. engineer. The NAE selected Alvarez for his contributions to the practice and pedagogy of bioremediation and environmental nanotechnology.

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NGTS Faculty and MiTSO Attend TRB Transportation Meeting

Date: February 1, 2018

Civil and Environmental Engineering faculty and students recently attended one of the world’s largest gatherings of transportation professionals. The Transportation Research Board (TRB) held their 97th Annual Meeting in Washington D.C on January 7-11, 2018. A group from the Michigan Transportation Student Organization (MiTSO), along with six CEE faculty members, traveled to D.C. to learn...

Extensive Updates for Analytical Lab Equipment

Date: January 31, 2018

​Civil and Environmental Engineering is finishing up the installation of extensive upgrades to the lab equipment in the Core Analytical Facility in the Environmental and Water Resources Engineering (EWRE) building.

The upgrades makes more speciation available and the new equipment has better detection limits for measuring lower concentrations. The Core Analytical Facility is primarily...

Emily Crossette

Emily Crossette Awarded $10,000 ITiMS Grant

Date: January 30, 2018

The Integrated Training in Microbial Systems (ITiMS) program awarded doctoral student Emily Crossette with a $10,000 mini-grant to evaluate the dynamics of antimicrobial resistant genes in manure management systems.

The ITiMS program trains future scientists who will design and implement novel prevention, diagnostic, and treatment strategies stemming from a deep understanding of the...

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