President Joe Biden announced Nebraska’s Heartland Robotics Cluster as a $25 million recipient of an American Rescue Plan Regional Challenge. The funding will support College of Engineering instruction in robotics, teaching labs and robotics-based research. Read the full article below.More details at: https://go.unl.edu/947v
Construction of the privately funded, $115 million Kiewit Hall reached a major milestone Aug. 31 as a special beam-signing ceremony was held for donors to frame the new College of Engineering building slated to open in early 2024.More details at: https://go.unl.edu/6eq4
The Midwest Roadside Safety Facility is hosting a research showcase open house, including a full-scale crash test on Friday, Sept. 9 from noon to 4 p.m. Guests will learn about ongoing research at MwRSF, discuss collaborative research and employment opportunities, and meet faculty and staff. Continue reading…More details at: https://engineering.unl.edu/mwrsf-open-house/
The college is seeking staff and faculty volunteers to help with the tailgate on Saturday, Oct. 1 - for setup prior to the event (12-3 p.m.) and/or during the event (3-6 p.m.). Comp time will be provided for these hours, along with other perks! Email firstname.lastname@example.org if interested. Continue reading…More details at: https://engineering.unl.edu/nebraska-engineering-tailgate/
The UNL Fall Career is noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, Sept. 20-22 (Nebraska Union) and Sept. 28 (Nebraska East Union). Students can meet with local, national & global employers in different focus areas each day. For more information, click the link or contact Theresa Luensmann at email@example.com. Continue reading…More details at: https://careers.unl.edu/events/
The Tazza Coffee Express is open from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday-Friday on the first level of the new Engineering Research Center. Stop by and let Tyler and Zoe pour you a coffee or tea or mix one of the many house specialties or other hot drinks.
Events of interest for College of Engineering faculty and staff:
9/9: Master of Engineering Management Information Session, noon, via Zoom. https://go.unl.edu/meminfosession
9/14: BSE Colloquium: Jason Hawkins, noon, Chase Hall 219. https://events.unl.edu/BSE/2022/09/14/165880/
9/19: School of Computing Reverse Pitch 2022, 5-7 p.m., Nebraska Innovation Campus.
9/21: UNL Fall Career Fair (Engineering, Construction, Science & Research), Nebraska Union, noon-4 p.m. https://careers.unl.edu/events/
9/22: UNL Fall Career Fair (Computing, Software & Data Analytics), Nebraska Union, noon-4 p.m. https://careers.unl.edu/events/
9/28: BSE Colloquium: Shudipto Dishari, noon, Chase Hall 219. https://events.unl.edu/BSE/2022/09/28/165451/
9/28: UNL Fall Career Fair (Environment & Natural Resources, Food & Agriculture), East Campus Union Union, noon-4 p.m. https://careers.unl.edu/events/
10/1: Nebraska Engineering Tailgate, Othmer Hall lobby, 3 p.m. https://engineering.unl.edu/nebraska-engineering-tailgate/