UW students cement their winning streak

The American Society of Civil Engineers has held the National Concrete Canoe Competition for the last 30 years and University of Wisconsin-Madison students have been no stranger to the challenge. In June 2017, they competed against 19 other teams, including …

Engineering makerspace unleashes limitless student creativity

Inventors and tinkerers, designers and builders, engineering students from across the UW-Madison campus: Rejoice and behold the splendor of the newly opened Grainger Engineering Design Innovation Laboratory, a makerspace where creativity knows no bounds.

Second-place winners Vinay Janardhanam, Ted Martinez,

Red or green flag? Making sense of bridges loaded with sensors

The University of Wisconsin-Madison has a few iconic landmarks: the statue of Abraham Lincoln in front of Bascom Hall, the Carillon Tower, and the colorful Union Terrace chairs on the shore of Lake Mendota.

But one of its most heavily …

EE undergrad awarded prestigious national scholarship

Kai Pederson does not come from a military family, yet somewhere around middle school, he began to feel a strong pull toward Army service.

“I wanted to serve my country in any way I could,” he says. “I just felt …