The COE Update

Nebraska Engineering Tailgate scheduled for Oct. 1
Nebraska Engineering Tailgate scheduled for Oct. 1

Annual Nebraska Engineering Tailgate set for Saturday; volunteers needed

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 if interested. Continue reading…

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Achievements, Sept. 19, 2022.
Achievements, Sept. 19, 2022.

Honors for students, grants for faculty

In the latest installment of this recurring feature, which appears in the COE Update on the third Monday of each month, we recognize some of the recent accomplishments, awards and honors earned by College of Engineering faculty, staff and students:



  • Jon Panzer (electrical engineering, 1989) has joined Hyliion Holdings Corp. as chief financial officer.

If you know of faculty, staff or students who have been awarded major grants or awards, been published in prestigious journals, were recognized with awards at conferences or other events, or any other newsworthy achievements, contact Karl Vogel – – with the information so it can be included in future editions.

Calendar for Sept. 19, 2022.
Calendar for Sept. 19, 2022.

Events of interest for College of Engineering faculty and staff:

9/19: Connect to the Network, 4-6 p.m., Schorr Center.

9/20: MME Pierson Graduate Seminar: Liming Xiong, 3:30 p.m., 110 Jorgensen

9/21: UNL Fall Career Fair (Engineering, Construction, Science & Research), Nebraska Union, noon-4 p.m.

9/22: UNL Fall Career Fair (Computing, Software & Data Analytics), Nebraska Union, noon-4 p.m.

9/27: COE Graduate Programs Information Session, 4 p.m., via Zoom.

9/28: BSE Colloquium: Shudipto Dishari, noon, 219 Chase.

9/28: UNL Fall Career Fair (Environment & Natural Resources, Food & Agriculture), East Campus Union Union, noon-4 p.m.

9/30: Durham School Distinguished Lecture: Andrea Wilkerson, noon-1:15 p.m., PKI 160, Nebraska Hall 175 or Zoom.

10/1: Nebraska Engineering Tailgate, Othmer Hall lobby, 3 p.m.

Originally published September 19, 2022 - Submit an Item