Articles from April 2024

Alexis Slade candid

CEE graduate student recognized for deep commitment to civic responsibility and leadership

Monday, April 29, 2024
Alexis Slade, a University of Iowa PhD candidate in civil and environmental engineering, has received the President's Student Leadership Award for showing a deep commitment to civic responsibility and leadership.
Bill Bangel PhD student and Xuan Song

ISE's Bangel named Outstanding Teaching Assistant

Monday, April 29, 2024
Bill Bangel is a University of Iowa PhD candidate in industrial and systems engineering and a graduate research assistant in the Additive Manufacturing-Integrated Product Realization Laboratory.
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CEE's Riley Post honored with 2024 Hancher-Finkbine award

Monday, April 29, 2024
Ten University of Iowa students, faculty, staff, and alumni received awards April 16 at the 107th Finkbine Dinner Celebration.
Nicole Grosland

Nicole Grosland honored with Michael J. Brody Award for Faculty Excellence in Service

Nicole M. Grosland, associate dean for academic programs and Distinguished Professor in the College of Engineering, was recognized as an outstanding University of Iowa faculty member who has made exceptional contributions to the university and the community.
Two people looking at a large monitor in an office

UI College of Engineering chatbot streamlining student services

Thursday, April 25, 2024
DINA has aided electrical and computer engineering students and advisors as they schedule classes.

ChatGPT proves smart as an engineer, promise as teaching tool

Researchers found that ChatGPT could pass the licensed engineer exam while exploring how AI could facilitate learning and teaching.
Bme Senior Design

BME students patent senior design invention, launch company

Tuesday, April 23, 2024
University of Iowa senior design team laid the groundwork for commercializing a novel prosthetic device for the lower leg that is designed to adjust as children grow. The adaptable below-the-knee pediatric prosthesis showed enough promise the students filed for a provisional patent and formed a limited liability company, GroLimb, LLC.
Abby Carlin Comic

Comics to explain science

Tuesday, April 23, 2024
This past semester, the Communicating Data through Stories class took on a creative assignment that combined science and the use of comics to tell the story of each student’s research project.
Jun Wang poses near a sensor outside

Jun Wang receives Regents Faculty Excellence Award

Tuesday, April 23, 2024
The Iowa Board of Regents has selected six outstanding University of Iowa faculty members, including Jun Wang of the College of Engineering, to be honored for their extraordinary contributions and sustained record of excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service.
Zachary Hachmeister

CBE Alumni Spotlight - Zachary Hachmeister

Monday, April 22, 2024
Zachary Hachmeister is a chemical engineering alumnus from the University of Iowa. He is currently working as the president of Fauske & Associates. Learn more about Zachary and how he has utilized his ChemE degree throughout his career.