Engineering college names student marshal, outstanding seniors for fall 2014 commencement

Twelve seniors to be honored at graduation ceremony Tori Sorensen, electrical engineering, hails from Corning, Iowa, and will be serving as the College of Engineering student marshal during the fall 2014 commencement ceremony. She will be accompanied by James McCalley, Harpole Professor of electrical and computer engineering, as she leads the engineering class into the … Continue reading Engineering college names student marshal, outstanding seniors for fall 2014 commencement

Students ‘get real engineering experience’ through tractor pull club

The Cyclone Powers Pullers club has given Jason Herbers a lot of experience for his future career in agricultural engineering. Herbers, senior in agricultural engineering, is currently preparing his team and quarter-scale tractor pull prototype for the national competition May 29 in Peoria, Ill. “This is a way to further develop engineering students and give … Continue reading Students ‘get real engineering experience’ through tractor pull club

Cyclone Power Pullers look to prototype tractor for glimpse of the future

Written by Fred Love, Iowa State University News Service If the genuine article performs like the prototype, the 2014 Cyclone Power Pullers are in business. The Cyclone Power Pullers, a team of Iowa State University students who have designed and built a ¼-scale tractor from scratch over the course of the last academic year, know … Continue reading Cyclone Power Pullers look to prototype tractor for glimpse of the future