News & Events

// Chemical & Biological Engineering

Two UW–Madison seniors were finalists this year for the Rhodes Scholarship

University of Wisconsin–Madison seniors Qianyun (Lexi) Luo and Hawra Aljawad reached the final stage of competition this year for the Rhodes Scholarship, one of the…

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// Chemical & Biological Engineering

CBE student Jazsmin Washington named Erroll B. Davis award recipient

Parents usually discourage children from playing with their food, especially in public. But growing up in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, chemical and biological engineering undergraduate Jazsmin…

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// Chemical & Biological Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering

Five engineering faculty among highly cited researchers

Five faculty members from the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering are included on the Web of Science Highly Cited Researchers list for 2021; James…

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Special Events and Seminars

For the CBE Seminar Series and upcoming events, please see our seminar schedule.


For information on our special lectures:

Hougen Programs

Bird/Stewart/Lightfoot Programs
Founders’ Lectures


Previous special events:

In honor of Prof. Bob Bird’s birthday, we’d like to share a video from his 95th birthday and Bird Chair Investiture celebration.

Hougen (Dumesic) Symposium

Bob Bird’s 90th Birthday Symposium and Banquet
Ed Lightfoot Celebration: Symposium and Banquet