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The 10 most recent news stories:
Civil and Environmental Engineering Golf Outing Brings Alumni Together
This year’s CEE golf outing held on June 6, 2014, brought more than 50 alumni together at Deerfield Golf and Tennis Club in Newark, DE.
Puleo research aimed at reducing injury due to dangerous surf
Associate Professor Jack Puleo and his students are using advanced sensors to map the profile of the surf zone at several beaches in Delaware, to better understand how the profile increases the risk of injury to swimmers.
'14 Environmental Engineering graduate Anna Wagner recognized for high achievement
Anna Wagner, a 2014 graduate in environmental engineering, was one of ten students recognized at commencement with a highest grade point average award. An honors student, Anna graduated with a perfect 4.0 GPA.
Faghri elected Fellow of ASCE
Professor Arde Faghri was recently elected a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers
Gates Foundation funds novel research
Professor Steve Dentel received a Phase II award from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to continue research on using breathable fabrics to line latrines and protect nearby water supplies.
EWB student project featured in news
Students enrolled in the Engineers Without Borders class this spring have turned their attention to a local project. Read about the details in the News Journal article.
DiToro appointed to NAE Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology (BEST)
Professor Dominic DiToro has been appointed to a three year term on the National Research Council's Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology
Davidson part of ASCE sponsored recon team
Prof. Rachel Davidson was part of an ASCE sponsored team to study multihazard earthquake-flood interaction and its impact on lifeline systems.
Environmental engineering students say local water quality is good
Read how students in CIEG437 - Water and Wastewater Quality this past fall applied what they learned in class to local Newark sites.
DCT Convenes Regional Transportation Forum
The Delaware Center for Transportation convened its 5th Transportation Forum on Wednesday, November 13. More than 300 participants from the public and private sectors and academia gathered to identify and discuss the most pressing issues facing our transportation infrastructure today. The Forum was covered by several news outlets: in addition to the story linked, the Forum was covered by CBS news of Philadelphia and WDDE.



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