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  1. Communities have turned to water resources program for 50 years

  2. Sea Caves Watch promotes kayaker safety in northern Wisconsin

  3. CEM alum takes bold approach to massive hospital project

  4. Civil + Structural Engineer magazine: A shot of strength

  5. Engineering students gain global perspective studying in China

  6. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

  7. Making the biofuels process safer for microbes

  8. Announcing some of our new faculty stars

  9. CEE, GLE researchers win best paper award at coal ash conference

  10. Tracey Holloway focuses 2015 Energy Summit on air and energy

  11. Mark your calendar for these upcoming CEE events

  12. Wisconsin engineers contribute to Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam discussion

  13. Marketplace: In drenched Texas, the drought may be over ... or not

  14. Fostering cross-disciplinary construction engineers

  15. Hawnn’s legacy strengthens CEE faculty

  16. Progressive Railroading: UW-Madison researchers hope frac-sand impact study will help railroads improve ballast maintenance

  17. UW-Madison team places highly in national Steel Bridge competition

  18. Wisconsin Public Radio: UW engineers look to stop frac sand from damaging rail lines

  19. Wisconsin State Journal: Raine Gardner: How to turn more girls into engineers

  20. Badger civil engineers: Respected and always prepared

  21. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  22. Giving freight rail tracks a boost

  23. Many engineering students honored at chancellor’s undergraduate awards ceremony

  24. Qatar looks to Wisconsin for asphalt expertise

  25. MIT Club of Wisconsin to honor Beebe, AquaMost

  26. Professorships power structures legacy into the future

  27. CEE graduate student earns ASCE Leisch Fellowship

  28. UW-Madison Steel Bridge, Concrete Canoe teams advance to 2015 national competitions

  29. Engineering Expo inspires K-12 students to explore engineering

  30. Badger Herald: Wisconsin sees highest traffic deaths since 2007 in March

  31. Wausau Daily Herald: Engineers buttress Wisconsin industries

  32. Wisconsin Public Radio: GOP lawmakers set sights on ending Wisconsin's prevailing wage

  33. Storm model brings climate preparations to local decision-makers

  34. Lawmakers eye end to state's prevailing wage laws

  35. Wisconsin, Argentina face complementary challenges in ecohydrology

  36. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: UW alums' technology firm SnowShoe makes tracks to angel investors

  37. CEE PhD alum gives commencement speech at Kuwait University

  38. Geosynthetics Magazine: ASTM honors Craig Benson with Johnson Award

  39. Focus on new faculty: Brock Hedegaard, integrating structures and data

  40. Computing with grand demands

  41. Six UW-Madison engineers receive Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professorships

  42. Badger Herald: UW’s Office of Sustainability holds environmental forum to ‘rethink consumption’

  43. Engineers are making strides in reducing air pollution

  44. Energy research for a stronger society

  45. Hanna earns ASCE Rowland Prize

  46. Transportation PhD student earns SAFER-SIM award

  47. UW-Madison engineers' knowledge, skills a boon to state and national employers

  48. A winning partnership

  49. Christy Remucal receives NSF CAREER Award

  50. Reconciling freight and community

  51. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

  52. Air quality and its impact on transplants

  53. ESPN: Joel Stave's journey to the Big Ten title game

  54. Gauging a vehicle’s performance in various scenarios—before it’s built

  55. Wisconsin Public Radio: Geothermal exchange for heating and cooling in Wisconsin

  56. Huffington Post: Bathrooms: A necessity denied to too many

  57. The Daily Cardinal: UW-Madison traffic lab releases interactive traffic accident map

  58. Parra-Montesinos selected for ACI Whitney Medal

  59. Report, experts analyze surging STEM activity at UW-Madison

  60. Benson, former student win ASTM paper award

  61. The Daily Cardinal: UW-Madison to create a new center for transportation education

  62. UW-Madison College of Engineering to honor alumni at Engineers’ Day

  63. The Badger Herald: Frac sand mining business booms in Wisconsin, sparks controversy

  64. Structural engineer Hedegaard joins CEE faculty

  65. UW-Madison to host new regional transportation workforce center

  66. Mapping Wisconsin traffic deaths

  67. Alum to judge NAE essay contest

  68. Parra-Montesinos, Pincheira contribute to 2014 ACI Building Code

  69. Driverless cars and V2V communication: The future is here

  70. Inside Higher Ed: Co-teaching a blended class across universities

  71. Hanna papers among most read in leading construction journal

  72. Benson earns ASTM soil and rock award

  73. Lake Michigan death spurs action on rip current awareness

  74. Collaboration aims at longer-lasting roads for northern states

  75. Channel 3000: Map shows 13 years of traffic fatalities

  76. UW-Madison launches online Master of Engineering in Environmental Engineering

  77. Wisconsin State Journal: New online degree in environmental engineering at UW-Madison

  78. Strong engineers, strong community

  79. The Capital Times: Q&A: UW’s Teresa Adams on why a driverless car won’t be in your driveway soon

  80. A foundation for the future

  81. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

  82. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

  83. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  84. Containing the worst industrial waste

  85. Three new studies to take a look at angles related to Wisconsin water

  86. Alumna’s desire to learn and help reaches well beyond the classroom

  87. Sewerage District makes bid for energy independence

  88. O.C. Boldt not the retiring type

  89. A big boost for innovation

  90. UW-Madison College of Engineering up, loons down

  91. Vice provosts named at UW-Madison

  92. Cramer named to vice provost position

  93. UW-Madison College of Engineering receives $25 million grant

  94. UW-Madson College of Engineering gets $25 million research gift

  95. CEE, GLE researchers receive Canadian Geotechnical Journal honor

  96. Passion for science leads to engineering career

  97. Soil framework earns researcher prestigious medal for the second time

  98. Likos earns Norman Medal from ASCE

  99. Geosynthetic soil makes for superior bridges

  100. New undergraduate sustainability certificate launching

  101. Remembering Chuck Salmon, 1930-2014

  102. Geological engineering alum receives presidential honor

  103. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  104. Engineers awarded SIRE grants

  105. Three engineers named Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professors

  106. Coal ash = environmental win (when you recycle it)

  107. Loheide to pursue hydrology research in Argentina with Fulbright award

  108. PhD student's company wins $26,000 in Rice Business Plan Competition

  109. Likos wins ASCE research award

  110. MARC researchers receive paper presentation award

  111. ASCE recognizes team for paper on geotechnical engineering

  112. MARC student awarded AMAP scholarship

  113. CEE PhD student recognized for research

  114. CFIRE signs agreement with Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center

  115. CEE grads lead Cullen into 'Deep Space'

  116. Russell honored for contributions to engineering education

  117. UW-Madison engineering programs ranked highly in U.S. News and World Report

  118. Longevity in business: Firm's engineering expertise seen around U.S.

  119. Focus on new faculty: Soyoung (Sue) Ahn, filling the gaps in traffic research

  120. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  121. Nelson joins Global Infrastructure Asset Management

  122. Officials seek solutions to Highway PD driving nightmare

  123. CEE senior earns Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute scholarship

  124. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  125. A big future for structural engineering

  126. Reflections on innovation

  127. UW-Madison researchers win Transportation Research Board award

  128. Ginder-Vogel visits scholars in China

  129. Adams honored by Council of University Transportation Centers

  130. While you were away: Catching up on a not-so-dead winter break

  131. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  132. Microbe Detectives brings DNA sequencing to water

  133. Bridge and canoe teams build on donor resources

  134. AEG chapter grows industry connections

  135. Quicker, quake-proof skyscrapers

  136. Water systems research fills in the details for Africa’s largest dam

  137. How a strong research career begins

  138. Blended learning empowers engineers for life

  139. Sound Engineering: Water wars and the big picture

  140. Racine students explore engineering’s possibilities at UW-Madison

  141. Cramer recognized for efforts to advance women in engineering

  142. Video: What call to action is needed for infrastructure right now

  143. Nov. 4 author lecture to spark dialog about ailing U.S. infrastructure

  144. Alum, retired professor release e-book

  145. ASTM committee honors CEE alum

  146. CEE golf outing a success

  147. CEE awards more than $100k in scholarships

  148. ASCE names Paschke a fellow of the society

  149. Engineering faculty to join energy discussion at Tales from Planet Earth Film Festival

  150. Schauer part of WHO research on pollution and cancer

  151. Oliva discusses Leo Frigo bridge in Engineering News-Record

  152. ASCE names Edil a distinguished member

  153. Benson featured in UT-Austin lecture series

  154. Sound Engineering: Why the Leo Frigo bridge buckled

  155. How to make your own (floating) concrete boat

  156. Sound Engineering: How engineers can advance biofuels

  157. UW-Madison College of Engineering to honor eight outstanding alumni

  158. Sound Engineering: Teaching through parody songs

  159. Undergraduates learn to harness geothermal energy

  160. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  161. Apostle Islands kayakers get real-time view of caves from shore

  162. Sound Engineering: Wisconsin as a roundabout frontier

  163. Geotechnical engineers earn ASCE honor

  164. Distance-delivered graduate education proposals advance

  165. Benson delivers lecture in honor of famed geotechnical engineer

  166. Engineering students honored for classroom, community productivity

  167. Focus on new faculty: Christy Remucal, optimizing ways to remove contaminants from water

  168. Civil engineering professor C.K. Wang dies at 95

  169. Freshmen get an all-in introduction to engineering

  170. American University of Beirut recognizes Menassa

  171. Seven engineers named UW-Madison Vilas Associates

  172. Team to study how the sun could help make fuel

  173. CEE Professor Hoopes passes away

  174. College, grad programs, in top-20 in U.S. News rankings

  175. Three faculty among UW-Madison Kellett award recipients

  176. Edil honored for geotechnical contributions

  177. Focus on new faculty: Bill Likos and the mechanics of unsaturated soils

  178. Focus on new faculty: Matt Ginder-Vogel, using chemistry for a cleaner environment

  179. In Yosemite meadow, study could spark conversation about restoration

  180. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

  181. Active, engaging education. Anywhere. And right here.

  182. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

  183. On October 26, the college will honor seven outstanding engineering alumni

  184. NSF funds UW sustainability project studying the human component of green buildings

  185. UW-Madison, college, among top U.S. public universities

  186. Save the dates: Blended learning seminar series begins September 19

  187. Researchers explore a sustainable bio-based chemical economy

  188. From summer abroad in China, students acquire a new view of the world

  189. Lake algae: What you can't see can hurt you

  190. The Badger Engineering Perspective podcast: Craig Benson

  191. "Impact the World" series profiles Engineers Without Borders in Rwanda

  192. Adams named to World Road Association committee

  193. Paper written by civil engineer and ECE professor earns accolades

  194. Geotechnical, nuclear engineers named to National Academy of Engineering

  195. Roundabouts emerging as the ideal intersection between driver safety and efficiency

  196. UW-Madison engineer honored for contributions in South Korea

  197. With $3.5 million, UW-Madison-led consortium will address national freight issues

  198. Spin-off company earns $4 million in recent funding

  199. Benson honored for service, research

  200. Revealing the chemical fingerprints of a crime

  201. Staying smart: Engineers and universities work to advance career-long learning

  202. Cramer receives L.J. Markwardt award from ASTM

  203. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

  204. Engineering alumni to receive top college honors at Oct. 14 Engineers' Day

  205. Benson appointed UW-Madison sustainability research and education director

  206. Russell named dean of the UW-Madison Division of Continuing Studies

  207. UW-Madison Concrete Canoe Team in nation's top-two

  208. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

  209. Kenneth and Ruth Wright among three to receive UW-Madison honorary degrees at spring commencement

  210. College honors 25 faculty and staff at spring celebration

  211. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  212. Using satellites to enhance air quality understanding

  213. Transportation researchers help identify economic impact of traffic congestion on truck-borne freight

  214. 100-year study mirrors U.S. history of concrete

  215. Football standout Gabe Carimi applies the team concept to engineering success

  216. Warning system shows potential for alleviating crashes at dangerous rural intersections

  217. New simulator puts UW-Madison on the map for driving research

  218. UW-Madison research informs upcoming EPA coal-combustion products ruling

  219. Mississippi Valley Freight Coalition now the Mid-America Freight Coalition

  220. New technique shows 50-year history of toxic algae in Lake Wingra

  221. College honors distinguished alumni at Oct. 8 Engineers' Day celebration

  222. Long collaboration with sewer district helps city, university

  223. UW-Madison engineer lends expertise to ambitious bridge-building effort

  224. Confronting toxic blue-green algae in Madison lakes

  225. From sky and lake, researchers study blue-green algae

  226. Chi Epsilon wins Top 5 Food/Fund Drive at Second Harvest Foodbank