2016 CCEE Graduate Student Research Showcase participants and judges (By Kate Tindall)

Sixth Annual CCEE Graduate Student Research Showcase attracts record participation, attendance

Nearly 140 attend showcase to compete, learn The Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) Graduate Student Council hosted its Sixth Annual CCEE Graduate Student Research Showcase and Poster Competition on Nov. 30 in Howe Hall Atrium. The showcase attracted almost 140 attendees, with nearly 60 posters submitted for competition. Georges Bou-Saab is the president of … Continue reading Sixth Annual CCEE Graduate Student Research Showcase attracts record participation, attendance

ME grad student voted vice president of Graduate and Professional Student Senate

ME master’s student Ashton Archer has been voted vice president of the Graduate and Professional Student Senate (GPSS). Archer replaces outgoing vice president Bharat Agrawal who announced on Nov. 28 he would step down because of “health issues.” Archer along with fellow senator Niloo Parvin were nominated to fill the vacant seat and Archer won … Continue reading ME grad student voted vice president of Graduate and Professional Student Senate

Mechanical engineering grad student wins 2013 Zaffarano Prize

Joseph Miller, a recent Ph.D. graduate in mechanical engineering, was awarded the 2013 Zaffarano Prize, which recognizes superior performance in publishable research by a graduate student. A check for $1,500 and a plaque was presented to Miller by the Iowa State University chapter of Sigma Xi, an international honor society for research scientists and engineers, … Continue reading Mechanical engineering grad student wins 2013 Zaffarano Prize

Ten students affiliated with Iowa State awarded NSF fellowships

Since 2004, the number of National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship winners with ties to Iowa State has been steadily increasing. This year marks the highest number yet, with ten students who are currently attending or previously graduated from Iowa State being honored. Three of the winners will be completing their research at Iowa … Continue reading Ten students affiliated with Iowa State awarded NSF fellowships