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Valpo To Launch Environmental Engineering Degree Fall 2019
Valpo To Launch Environmental Engineering Degree Fall 2019
Valpo’s College of Engineering continues its trajectory of growth with the addition of its newest degree program in environmental engineering....
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Valpo Professor Pursues Additional Degree For Benefit Of Students
Valpo Professor Pursues Additional Degree For Benefit Of Students
Valparaiso University is home to professors who not only love to teach, but love to learn. Committed to advancing his discipline, developing as an...
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Valparaiso International Engineering Program – Jack Hoeniges
Valparaiso International Engineering Program – Jack Hoeniges
Currently pursuing his master’s degree at UCLA, Jack Hoeniges ’18, mechanical engineering and French major, shares his experience in...
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COE Students Benefit From New Study Abroad Experience
COE Students Benefit From New Study Abroad Experience
Study Abroad opportunities have been offered to students at Valpo since 1968, when the first programs were established in England and Germany....
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Valpo Faculty Members Receive University Research Professor Grants
Haiying He, Ph.D., and Luke Venstrom, ’07, Ph.D., will serve as University Research Professors at Valparaiso University for the 2019–2020...
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Valparaiso University Alumna Honored By Tau Beta Pi
Valparaiso University Alumna Honored By Tau Beta Pi
Recent Valpo graduate Krista Stribling ’18 has been named a 2018 Laureate of the Tau Beta Pi Association, one of just two students across the...
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Valparaiso University Named No. 5 In Midwest By U.S. News & World Report
Valparaiso University Named No. 5 In Midwest By U.S. News & World Report
Valpo tops U.S. News regional list for 30 consecutive years, honored for teaching and value For three decades, U.S. News & World Report has...
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Valparaiso University Introduces Environmental Engineering Degree
Valpo’s College of Engineering, ranked as one of the top 20 undergraduate engineering programs in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, will...
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Experiencing Magic: Disney Partnership Promotes Creativity, Leadership, And Innovation
Experiencing Magic: Disney Partnership Promotes Creativity, Leadership, And Innovation
For nearly a decade, Valpo engineering students have traveled to Disney Resorts in Orlando and Anaheim to participate in tours, lectures, and...
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STEM Faire Extraordinaire
The second annual Valpo STEM Faire was held on April 8, bringing together more than 300 members of the campus community and Northwest Indiana for a...
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Professor Jennifer Marley Joins Accomplished College Of Engineering Faculty
Professor Jennifer Marley Joins Accomplished College of Engineering Faculty As the 2017–2018 academic year rapidly comes to a close, Jennifer...
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Valpo Among Elite Keen Partners
Valparaiso University was recently invited to join the Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Network (KEEN), a selective network of engineering faculty...
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Valpo Robotics Secures Top Honors At Design Competition
This Spring Break, Valpo Robotics traveled to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to participate in the 2018 Midwestern Robotics Design...
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Society Of Black Engineers Established At Valparaiso University
The College of Engineering at Valpo has a new professional development and experiential learning opportunity for students, thanks to a student-driven...
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A Journey Home: Professor Reva Johnson ’09 Spurs Student Research In Bioengineering Field
A Journey Home: Professor Reva Johnson ’09 Spurs Student Research In Bioengineering Field
In fall 2017, Reva Johnson ’09, Ph.D., assistant professor of mechanical engineering and bioengineering, began her third year with the College of...
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Valparaiso University Receives $1.1 Million For College Of Engineering Faculty
Valparaiso University has received more than $1.1 million from the estate of Dale F. Kempf ’62, a longtime faculty member in engineering and...
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Unparalleled International Experience Develops Global Engineers
Valpo’s College of Engineering is committed to maintaining a program of excellence that provides students with a wide range of interactive...
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A Solid Foundation: Valpo Alum Primed To Build A World Of Difference
Travel the world one day and build it the next. The architecture across Europe inspired Rebecca Otte ’95 to work to preserve historic structures in...
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Professor Reva Johnson ’09 Incites Cutting-Edge Research In Bioengineering Field
In fall 2017, Reva Johnson ’09, Ph.D., assistant professor of mechanical engineering and bioengineering, commenced her third year with the College...
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Spring 2017 Senior Design Capstone Projects Captured Live
All College of Engineering students at Valpo conclude their undergraduate academic career through immersion in a hands-on senior design project....
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VALPARAISO UNIVERSITY ESTABLISHES INNOVATION HUB
Valparaiso University recently announced the establishment of the Innovation Hub at McMillan Hall, an interdisciplinary center of entrepreneurship...
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A Solid Foundation: Valpo Alumna Primed To Build A World Of Difference
Travel the world one day and build it the next. The architecture across Europe inspired Rebecca Otte ’95 to work to preserve historic structures in...
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Alumni Establish Endowed Faculty Support For College Of Engineering
Jan and John Draheim ’64, M.S., have committed funds to support the College of Engineering and the Valpo Fund. Jan and John established an endowed...
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Valparaiso University Alumni Fund Endowed Scholarships
Valparaiso University Alumni Fund Endowed Scholarships
Valparaiso University alumni Julie Tiede ’96 Winkler and Jason Winkler ’96 have generously committed $500,000 to fund endowed scholarships for...
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Endless Opportunity: Valpo STEM Students Pursue Multiple Passions
Thanks to the tenacity of Alison Norris ’17, Valpo is home to a chamber music ensemble nicknamed the “STEM-quintet,” enabling a group of five...
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Interdisciplinary Collaboration: Distinguished Faculty Spur Innovation
At Valpo, academic disciplines are blended together across campus, facilitating new pursuits and discoveries. Elizabeth Wuerffel ’00, MFA,...
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Alumni Support Forever Valpo: The Campaign For Our Future
Valparaiso University alumni Sue Heitmuller ’70 Zimmerman and Larry Zimmerman ’70 have committed $625,000 to fund multiple areas of interest at...
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Valparaiso University Establishes Innovation Hub
Valparaiso University announces the establishment of the Innovation Hub at McMillan Hall, an interdisciplinary center of entrepreneurship learning....
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Valparaiso University Hosts Intercollegiate Robotic Football Championships
Valpo, the defending robotic football champion , returns to the field on April 8 in the Athletics-Recreation Center for the robotic football...
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Opportunity Abounds In Civil Engineering
Since her arrival on campus, Rebecca Valliere ’18 has fully immersed herself in the College of Engineering. She has thrived in the small,...
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Hesse Center Celebrates 15th Anniversary
Established in 2001, the Hesse Learning Resource Center (Hesse Center) advances the vision of Herman Hesse, who served as dean of the College of...
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We Remember Alan Kraft — Friend, Scholar, Leader, Colleague, And Mentor
Welcomed into the Valpo community more than three decades ago, Alan Kraft, Ph.D., who passed away in August, served the University in many capacities...
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Opportunity Abounds In Civil Engineering
Since her arrival on campus, Rebecca Valliere ’18 has fully immersed herself in the College of Engineering. She has thrived in the small,...
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Valpo Alumni Commit $1 Million To University Writing Center And College Of Engineering
Valparaiso University alumni Judith “Judy” Rockett ’60 Beumer and Richard “Dick” Beumer ’59 have committed $1 million to establish...
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Alumni Return To College Of Engineering As Faculty
Valpo faculty are more than teachers — they are mentors, motivators, role models, leaders, practitioners, and people of faith whose work advances...
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Lead And Serve: Valpo Students Thrive In Support Of Global Community
Lead And Serve: Valpo Students Thrive In Support Of Global Community
Drink. Bathe. Clean. Cook. These may be things you do daily, but for nearly one billion people across the world who lack access to clean water, these...
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Annual College Of Engineering Career Fair
More than 20 Valpo alumni returned to campus this fall for the annual College of Engineering Career Fair to recruit quality engineering students....
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Civil Engineering Department Appoints New Chair
This summer Anne Raich, Ph.D., joined the College of Engineering as department chair and associate professor of civil engineering. “I am pleased to...
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Valpo Engineering Student Explores Passion For Music
A mechanical engineering major, music minor, and member of Christ College—The Honors College, Alison Norris ’18 has forged her own path at Valpo,...
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Innovative Degree Expands Student Opportunity
Valpo’s College of Engineering launches a new bachelor of science degree in the rapidly expanding field of bioengineering, with student enrollment...
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Valparaiso University Sophomore Recognized As Outstanding First-Generation College Student
Nicholas Schrombeck ’19 is a 2016 recipient of the “Realizing the Dream” scholarship from the Independent Colleges of Indiana (ICI). The annual...
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Valparaiso University Student Receives Critical Language Scholarship
The United States Department of State granted Kathleen Salter ’19 a Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to study Chinese this summer. The CLS...
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Valpo Engineering Student Engages In Environmental Remediation In France
Christine Umerley ’17 It has been a year full of both challenges and growth for Christine Umerley ’17, whose involvement in Valparaiso...
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Valpo Engineering Offers New Course To Students Around The World
Mark M. Budnik, Ph.D. The College of Engineering is partnering with Texas Instruments, element 14, and Udemy to offer a new Massive open online...
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Frederick F. Jenny Professorship Of Emerging Technologies Sponsors Swarm Robotics Research At Valparaiso University
Sami Khorbotly, Ph.D. Sami Khorbotly, Ph.D., associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, currently leads research focused on finding...
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Engineering Students Aid Recruitment Efforts
The College of Engineering now has a student ambassador program to share the Valpo Experience with prospective students. The ambassadors support...
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Valpo Professors Honored For Excellence In Teaching
Valpo’s Committee to Enhance Learning and Teaching has selected Zuhdi Aljobeh, Sandra Bleza, and George Pati as the 2016–2017 Valparaiso...
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Valpo Robotic Football Defeats Notre Dame
After making its debut at Notre Dame’s Robotic Football Combine in March, Valpo’s team defeated Notre Dame in a dominant match in...
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Valpo Engineering Treats Stormwater With Rain Garden, StormTree System
The College of Engineering recently launched two stormwater management projects. Offering new opportunities for undergraduate research, Professor...
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Alumnus Hikes Pacific Crest Trail In Ambitious Fundraising Endeavor
Earlier this year, James Nagel ’10 packed his bags and embarked on a journey that would challenge him both physically and mentally. Starting at...
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Valparaiso University Receives $2 Million Commitment For Faculty Fellowships
Thanks to generous alumni, Valparaiso University has received a $2 million commitment for endowed faculty fellowships in the College of Nursing and...
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A Dream Job: Daniel Blood ’10 Expands Valpo’s Mission Through Engineers Without Borders
By the time he reached his teens, Daniel Blood ’10, Ph.D., had an intimate understanding of the value of American goodwill in the poorest parts of...
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Valparaiso University Announces Selection Of 2015 CAPS Fellows
The Institute for Leadership and Service at Valparaiso University has named 20 Valpo students and recent graduates CAPS Fellows for summer...
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Valpo Launches Cross-Cultural Engineering Program In Dalian, China
Through a partnership with Dalian Jiaotong University, Valparaiso University will equip the next generation of engineers with necessary...
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Valparaiso University Honors Educators For Excellence In Teaching
Valparaiso University Honors Educators For Excellence In Teaching
The Committee to Enhance Learning and Teaching at Valparaiso University has selected Robert Clark, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry, and...
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A Global Influence: Entrepreneur Jumah Al-Mazrooie ’02 Answers Dubai’s Engineering Challenges
A Global Influence: Entrepreneur Jumah Al-Mazrooie ’02 Answers Dubai’s Engineering Challenges
As director of project delivery in Dubai Aviation Engineering Projects, Jumah Al-Mazrooie ’02 solves some of the most complex engineering puzzles...
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Valpo Engineering Professor Receives Prestigious National Award
For computer and electrical engineering department chair and professor, Jeff Will, Ph.D., his dedication to being a mentor and teacher is now being...
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Valparaiso University Alumna Named IEEE Fellow
Valparaiso University graduate Cheryl Schrader ’84 E.E., Ph.D., has been recognized as an IEEE Fellow for her leadership and contributions in...
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Five Valparaiso University Students Receive Prestigious Gilman Awards To Study Abroad
Five Valparaiso University Students Receive Prestigious Gilman Awards To Study Abroad
The illustrious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program has honored five undergraduate students at Valparaiso University with awards to...
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An Honor Of A Performance
An Honor Of A Performance
E.J. Ramos ’04 still gets emotional when he thinks about the moment he realized how important music is to him. He was studying with Valparaiso...
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Valparaiso University Engineering Professor Robert Palumbo Honored As 2013 Indiana Professor Of The Year
Valparaiso University Engineering Professor Robert Palumbo Honored As 2013 Indiana Professor Of The Year
Prestigious Recognition Awarded for Excellence in Undergraduate Education Regarded as an expert on solar energy research, Robert Palumbo ’80,...
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An Education Without Borders: Engineering With A Global Perspective
An Education Without Borders: Engineering With A Global Perspective
Andrew Schrader was in seventh grade when he decided to pursue a career in humanitarian engineering. “I went on a mission trip to Mexico to help...
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Valparaiso University Receives $2.3 Million From Department Of Energy
Valparaiso University Receives $2.3 Million From Department Of Energy
Cooperative Agreement to Fund Solar Research at Valpo’s Solar Energy Research Facility The United States Department of Energy announced today it...
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Valparaiso University Named Top University By U.S. News For 25 Consecutive Years
Valparaiso University Named Top University By U.S. News For 25 Consecutive Years
Total Enrollment at Highest Level in 33 Years For the 25th straight year, Valparaiso University has been identified as one of the best universities...
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Valparaiso University Alumnus Honored As Tau Beta Pi Laureate
Valparaiso University Alumnus Honored As Tau Beta Pi Laureate
Valpo’s College of Engineering is Only College in Country to Have Three Laureates Named in Past Four Years Valparaiso University alumnus Ben...
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Valparaiso University Professorship Fosters Excellence, Innovation In Engineering
Valparaiso University has named Mark M. Budnik to the Paul and Cleo Brandt Professorship, which promotes teaching excellence in the...
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Valparaiso University Commencement Ceremonies Conclude Year Filled With Accomplishments
Nearly 700 undergraduate and graduate students participated in Valparaiso University’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 19, and more than...
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Valpo Engineering Faculty Honored By American Society Of Engineering Education Sectional Conference
Valparaiso University professors Jeff Will, Doug Tougaw, and Carmine Polito were honored at the American Society of Engineering Education...
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Valpo Professors Mark Budnik, Lissa Yogan, Kevin Jantzi Win Annual Excellence In Teaching Awards
Valparaiso University’s Committee to Enhance Learning and Teaching has selected Mark Budnik, Kevin Jantzi and Lissa Yogan as recipients of the...
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Valpo’s Fites Center Receives Coveted LEED© Platinum U.S. Green Building Certification
Valparaiso University’s Donald V. Fites Engineering Innovation Center has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)...
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Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To The College Of Engineering
Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To The College Of Engineering
Valparaiso University has appointed Eric Johnson as Dean of the College of Engineering. In his role as dean, Johnson will be responsible for the...
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Valparaiso University’s College Of Engineering Receives Prestigious Award
Valparaiso University’s College Of Engineering Receives Prestigious Award
The College of Engineering at Valparaiso University has been recognized by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying for the...
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Valpo Engineering Student Honored As Tau Beta Pi Laureate
Valparaiso University’s College of Engineering has high expectations for its students, who have a long history of being recognized for their...
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New Acting Dean Appointed For College Of Engineering
Valparaiso University professor Eric Johnson will begin serving as acting dean of the University’s College of Engineering beginning July 1,...
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Dale Carnegie Course Develops Leadership, Communication Skills
Valparaiso University’s College of Engineering is dedicated to graduating the “balanced engineer.” One of the key programs that...
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Annual Engineering Conference Features Undergraduate Research Projects
The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Illinois/Indiana Section held its annual conference at Valparaiso University on March 17. Scott...
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Valparaiso University Project To Be Featured At International Conference
A Valparaiso University student project to bring fresh water to a remote African village will be highlighted at the Clinton Global Initiative...
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Valpo College Of Engineering Celebrates The Engineers’ Day At Banquet
Valparaiso University College of Engineering students, faculty, staff and friends came together on Feb. 21 to celebrate The Engineers’ Day...
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College Of Engineering Recognized By The American Concrete Institute
The American Concrete Institute has named Valparaiso University to its list of 15 Outstanding Universities for 2011. The ACI Award for University...
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College Of Engineering Releases IPad App
The Valparaiso University College of Engineering has released a new digital magazine for the iPad, which will connect the college to many...
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Valpo MBA Graduate, Engineering Professors Honored For Innovation
A recent graduate of Valparaiso University’s Master of Business Administration program and a team of College of Engineering faculty were...
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Donald V. Fites Engineering Innovation Center Dedicated
Leaders at Valparaiso University joined with community members to dedicate the $13 million Donald V. Fites Engineering Innovation Center, a state of...
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Accreditation Renewed For Engineering Programs
The Engineering Accreditation Commission of The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) has re-accredited academic programs offered...
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From A Blueprint To The Blue Sky
When Valparaiso University art professor Liz Wuerffel saw a magazine article last year about an aerial photo device made with a kite, an idea was...
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Engineers Conduct Environmental Work In Africa
Members of Valparaiso University student organization Engineers Without Borders recently embarked on a journey to remote areas of Tanzania to work on...
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Engineering Professor Honored For Teaching
Scott Duncan, assistant professor of mechanical engineering in Valparaiso University’s College of Engineering (valpo.edu/engineering) is the...
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Engineering Students Win National Awards
Four current and former Valparaiso University College of Engineering students have received prestigious awards from the National Science Foundation...
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