Tag: agricultural engineering

Agricultural engineer grad secures job with master’s and internship experience

There are many things students can do to improve their resumes and find experience that will help them land their dream jobs. For engineering students, this is not any different. James Bosserd graduated from Iowa State in 2007 with a master’s degree in agricultural engineering. Bosserd was able to secure a full-time job at John … Continue reading Agricultural engineer grad secures job with master’s and internship experience

Olsens create named professorship in College of Engineering

A Kansas City area couple has established a named professorship in the College of Engineering at Iowa State University through a gift commitment of $625,000. Charles and Jane Olsen of Leawood, Kan., have created the Charles R. and Jane F. Olsen Professorship in Engineering. The position will be used to retain and recognize an outstanding … Continue reading Olsens create named professorship in College of Engineering

Students implement fruit dehydrator in rural Nicaragua

While most students were lounging in the sun and taking a rest on spring break, three agricultural engineering (AgE) seniors were busy working with local Nicaraguans to provide a fruit preservation method for their community. Kristine Gleason, Alyse Herr, and Nicole Stoll partnered with EOS International to travel to Nicaragua and design and test a … Continue reading Students implement fruit dehydrator in rural Nicaragua