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

  2. Engineering students gain global perspective studying in China

  3. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

  4. Making the biofuels process safer for microbes

  5. Announcing some of our new faculty stars

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

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

  8. Mark your calendar for these upcoming CEE events

  9. Wisconsin engineers contribute to Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam discussion

  10. Hawnn’s legacy strengthens CEE faculty

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

  12. Fostering cross-disciplinary construction engineers

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

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

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

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

  17. Badger civil engineers: Respected and always prepared

  18. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  19. Giving freight rail tracks a boost

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

  21. Qatar looks to Wisconsin for asphalt expertise

  22. Professorships power structures legacy into the future

  23. MIT Club of Wisconsin to honor Beebe, AquaMost

  24. CEE graduate student earns ASCE Leisch Fellowship

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

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

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

  28. Wausau Daily Herald: Engineers buttress Wisconsin industries

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

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

  31. Wisconsin, Argentina face complementary challenges in ecohydrology

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

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

  34. CEE PhD alum gives commencement speech at Kuwait University

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

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

  37. Computing with grand demands

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

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

  40. Engineers are making strides in reducing air pollution

  41. Energy research for a stronger society

  42. Hanna earns ASCE Rowland Prize

  43. Transportation PhD student earns SAFER-SIM award

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

  45. A winning partnership

  46. Christy Remucal receives NSF CAREER Award

  47. Reconciling freight and community

  48. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

  49. Air quality and its impact on transplants

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

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

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

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

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

  55. Parra-Montesinos selected for ACI Whitney Medal

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

  57. Benson, former student win ASTM paper award

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

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

  60. Structural engineer Hedegaard joins CEE faculty

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

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

  63. Alum to judge NAE essay contest

  64. Mapping Wisconsin traffic deaths

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

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

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

  68. Hanna papers among most read in leading construction journal

  69. Benson earns ASTM soil and rock award

  70. Lake Michigan death spurs action on rip current awareness

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

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

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

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

  75. Strong engineers, strong community

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

  77. A foundation for the future

  78. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

  79. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

  80. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  81. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

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

  84. Sewerage District makes bid for energy independence

  85. O.C. Boldt not the retiring type

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

  87. A big boost for innovation

  88. Cramer named to vice provost position

  89. Vice provosts named at UW-Madison

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

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

  92. CEE, GLE researchers receive Canadian Geotechnical Journal honor

  93. Passion for science leads to engineering career

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

  95. Likos earns Norman Medal from ASCE

  96. Geosynthetic soil makes for superior bridges

  97. New undergraduate sustainability certificate launching

  98. Remembering Chuck Salmon, 1930-2014

  99. Geological engineering alum receives presidential honor

  100. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  101. Engineers awarded SIRE grants

  102. Three engineers named Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professors

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

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

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

  106. Likos wins ASCE research award

  107. MARC student awarded AMAP scholarship

  108. ASCE recognizes team for paper on geotechnical engineering

  109. MARC researchers receive paper presentation award

  110. CEE PhD student recognized for research

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

  112. CEE grads lead Cullen into 'Deep Space'

  113. Russell honored for contributions to engineering education

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

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

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

  117. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  118. Nelson joins Global Infrastructure Asset Management

  119. Officials seek solutions to Highway PD driving nightmare

  120. CEE senior earns Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute scholarship

  121. A big future for structural engineering

  122. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  123. Reflections on innovation

  124. Ginder-Vogel visits scholars in China

  125. UW-Madison researchers win Transportation Research Board award

  126. Adams honored by Council of University Transportation Centers

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

  128. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  129. Microbe Detectives brings DNA sequencing to water

  130. Bridge and canoe teams build on donor resources

  131. AEG chapter grows industry connections

  132. Quicker, quake-proof skyscrapers

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

  134. How a strong research career begins

  135. Blended learning empowers engineers for life

  136. Sound Engineering: Water wars and the big picture

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

  138. Cramer recognized for efforts to advance women in engineering

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

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

  141. ASTM committee honors CEE alum

  142. CEE awards more than $100k in scholarships

  143. CEE golf outing a success

  144. Alum, retired professor release e-book

  145. Benson featured in UT-Austin lecture series

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

  147. ASCE names Edil a distinguished member

  148. Schauer part of WHO research on pollution and cancer

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

  150. ASCE names Paschke a fellow of the society

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

  152. Sound Engineering: Why the Leo Frigo bridge buckled

  153. Sound Engineering: How engineers can advance biofuels

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

  155. Sound Engineering: Teaching through parody songs

  156. Undergraduates learn to harness geothermal energy

  157. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

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

  159. Sound Engineering: Wisconsin as a roundabout frontier

  160. Geotechnical engineers earn ASCE honor

  161. Engineering students honored for classroom, community productivity

  162. Distance-delivered graduate education proposals advance

  163. Benson delivers lecture in honor of famed geotechnical engineer

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

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

  166. Freshmen get an all-in introduction to engineering

  167. Seven engineers named UW-Madison Vilas Associates

  168. American University of Beirut recognizes Menassa

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

  170. CEE Professor Hoopes passes away

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

  172. Three faculty among UW-Madison Kellett award recipients

  173. Edil honored for geotechnical contributions

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

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

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

  177. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

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

  179. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

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

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

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

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

  184. Researchers explore a sustainable bio-based chemical economy

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

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

  187. The Badger Engineering Perspective podcast: Craig Benson

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

  189. Adams named to World Road Association committee

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

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

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

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

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

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

  196. Benson honored for service, research

  197. Revealing the chemical fingerprints of a crime

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

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

  200. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

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

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

  205. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

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

  207. College honors 25 faculty and staff at spring celebration

  208. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  209. Using satellites to enhance air quality understanding

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

  211. 100-year study mirrors U.S. history of concrete

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  219. Long collaboration with sewer district helps city, university

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

  221. Confronting toxic blue-green algae in Madison lakes

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

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