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  1. Badger civil engineers: Respected and always prepared

  2. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  3. Giving freight rail tracks a boost

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

  5. Qatar looks to Wisconsin for asphalt expertise

  6. MIT Club of Wisconsin to honor Beebe, AquaMost

  7. Professorships power structures legacy into the future

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

  9. CEE graduate student earns ASCE Leisch Fellowship

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

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

  12. Wausau Daily Herald: Engineers buttress Wisconsin industries

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

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

  15. Wisconsin, Argentina face complementary challenges in ecohydrology

  16. LaCrosseTribune.com: Lawmakers eye end to state's prevailing wage laws

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

  18. CEE PhD alum gives commencement speech at Kuwait University

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

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

  21. Computing with grand demands

  22. Five UW-Madison engineers receive Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professorships

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

  24. Engineers are making strides in reducing air pollution

  25. Energy research for a stronger society

  26. Hanna earns ASCE Rowland Prize

  27. Transportation PhD student earns SAFER-SIM award

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

  29. A winning partnership

  30. Christy Remucal receives NSF CAREER Award

  31. Reconciling freight and community

  32. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

  33. Air quality and its impact on transplants

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

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

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

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

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

  39. Parra-Montesinos selected for ACI Whitney Medal

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

  41. Benson, former student win ASTM paper award

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

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

  44. Structural engineer Hedegaard joins CEE faculty

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

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

  47. Alum to judge NAE essay contest

  48. Mapping Wisconsin traffic deaths

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

  50. CarInsuranceQuotes.com: Driverless cars and V2V communication: The future is here

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

  52. Hanna papers among most read in leading construction journal

  53. Benson earns ASTM soil and rock award

  54. Lake Michigan death spurs action on rip current awareness

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

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

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

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

  59. Strong engineers, strong community

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

  61. A foundation for the future

  62. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

  63. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

  64. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  65. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

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

  68. Sewerage District makes bid for energy independence

  69. O.C. Boldt not the retiring type

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

  71. A big boost for innovation

  72. Vice provosts named at UW-Madison

  73. Cramer named to vice provost position

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

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

  76. CEE, GLE researchers receive Canadian Geotechnical Journal honor

  77. Passion for science leads to engineering career

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

  79. Likos earns Norman Medal from ASCE

  80. Geosynthetic soil makes for superior bridges

  81. New undergraduate sustainability certificate launching

  82. Remembering Chuck Salmon, 1930-2014

  83. Geological engineering alum receives presidential honor

  84. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  85. Engineers awarded SIRE grants

  86. Three engineers named Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professors

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

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

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

  90. Likos wins ASCE research award

  91. MARC student awarded AMAP scholarship

  92. ASCE recognizes team for paper on geotechnical engineering

  93. MARC researchers receive paper presentation award

  94. CEE PhD student recognized for research

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

  96. CEE grads lead Cullen into 'Deep Space'

  97. Russell honored for contributions to engineering education

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

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

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

  101. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  102. Nelson joins Global Infrastructure Asset Management

  103. Officials seek solutions to Highway PD driving nightmare

  104. CEE senior earns Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute scholarship

  105. A big future for structural engineering

  106. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  107. Reflections on innovation

  108. Adams honored by Council of University Transportation Centers

  109. UW-Madison researchers win Transportation Research Board award

  110. Ginder-Vogel visits scholars in China

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

  112. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  113. Microbe Detectives brings DNA sequencing to water

  114. Bridge and canoe teams build on donor resources

  115. AEG chapter grows industry connections

  116. Quicker, quake-proof skyscrapers

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

  118. How a strong research career begins

  119. Blended learning empowers engineers for life

  120. Sound Engineering: Water wars and the big picture

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

  122. Cramer recognized for efforts to advance women in engineering

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

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

  125. ASTM committee honors CEE alum

  126. Alum, retired professor release e-book

  127. CEE golf outing a success

  128. CEE awards more than $100k in scholarships

  129. ASCE names Edil a distinguished member

  130. Benson featured in UT-Austin lecture series

  131. Schauer part of WHO research on pollution and cancer

  132. ASCE names Paschke a fellow of the society

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

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

  135. Sound Engineering: Why the Leo Frigo bridge buckled

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

  137. Sound Engineering: How engineers can advance biofuels

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

  139. Sound Engineering: Teaching through parody songs

  140. Undergraduates learn to harness geothermal energy

  141. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

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

  143. Sound Engineering: Wisconsin as a roundabout frontier

  144. Geotechnical engineers earn ASCE honor

  145. Benson delivers lecture in honor of famed geotechnical engineer

  146. Distance-delivered graduate education proposals advance

  147. Engineering students honored for classroom, community productivity

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

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

  150. Freshmen get an all-in introduction to engineering

  151. Seven engineers named UW-Madison Vilas Associates

  152. American University of Beirut recognizes Menassa

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

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

  155. CEE Professor Hoopes passes away

  156. Three faculty among UW-Madison Kellett award recipients

  157. Edil honored for geotechnical contributions

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

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

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

  161. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

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

  163. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

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

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

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

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

  168. Researchers explore a sustainable bio-based chemical economy

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

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

  171. The Badger Engineering Perspective podcast: Craig Benson

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

  173. Adams named to World Road Association committee

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

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

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

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

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

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

  180. Benson honored for service, research

  181. Revealing the chemical fingerprints of a crime

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

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

  184. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

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

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

  189. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

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

  191. College honors 25 faculty and staff at spring celebration

  192. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  193. Using satellites to enhance air quality understanding

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

  195. 100-year study mirrors U.S. history of concrete

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  203. Long collaboration with sewer district helps city, university

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

  205. Confronting toxic blue-green algae in Madison lakes

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

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