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SPRING/SUMMER 2002

Featured articles

Renovation, addition set for ME building

The Chancellor and the FutureTruck

Polymer Engineering Center receives NSF recognition

GM gives Engine Research Center $500,000 grant for clean fuel studies

Two ME professors win NSF early career awards

Mini-Baja team battles rain/mud at nationals

Formula team races to second-place finish in national competition

ME alum elected to top engineers group

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Message from the chair

Alumni news

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Student news


ME student wins writing competition John Becker, a mechanical engineering student, won the 2002 Steuber Prize for Excellence in Writing. His story is a fictional account of a woman's resilient response to the Japanese ritual "Nyotaimori," from which the story gets its name.

Clean Snowmobile Challenge entry

Team member Fred Mauermann inspects the snowmobile at Memorial Union. (40K JPG)

Snowmobile team completes first competition

The College of Engineering's Clean Snowmobile team recently finished 14th out of 16 participating schools in competition held in March in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Clean Snowmobile competition challenges engineering students to reengineer snowmobiles in a cost-effective way to run with cleaner emissions and less noise while maintaining performance. This was the first year that the College of Engineering entered a team in the Clean Snowmobile competition.

 

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