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UNM engineering student joins ranks of the elite
February 2, 2017
Julian Vigil is a point of pride for the Lobo pack. The chemical engineering senior was just named as one of the elite Churchill Scholars. Read More...

NSF CAREER recipient to investigate reactivity of uranium mine wastes in Native communities
February 2, 2017
José M. Cerrato, an assistant professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at The University of New Mexico, has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award. The project will measure the environmental impact that abandoned uranium mines have had in Native American communities and develop methods to lessen the effects. Read More...

Application deadline Feb. 15 for Women In STEM awards
January 27, 2017
Women faculty in The University of New Mexico's STEM fields can now apply for a variety of grants as part of the 2017 Women In STEM awards. Read More...

Symposium offers opportunities for UNM-LANL collaborations
January 25, 2017
Students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in a University of New Mexico/Los Alamos National Laboratory computational symposium at The University of New Mexico on Jan. 31. Read More...

National Academy of Sciences grant will fund research for railroad bridge safety
January 23, 2017
Two professors in the Department of Civil Engineering at The University of New Mexico have received nearly $100,000 from the National Academy of Sciences that will fund work to make railroad bridges safer through the use of drones and lasers. Read More...

VEX robots will compete Feb. 4 at UNM
January 13, 2017
Teams of middle and high school students from across the state will gather at The University of New Mexico on Feb. 4 for the VEX Robotics Competition, hosted by the UNM School of Engineering. Read More...

Christodoulou selected as next dean of School of Engineering
January 4, 2017
University of New Mexico Acting President Chaouki Abdallah and Acting Provost Craig White announced today the appointment of Christos G. Christodoulou, a Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, as the next Jim and Ellen King Dean of Engineering and Computing at The University of New Mexico. Read More...

School of Engineering projects win at Big Brothers Big Sisters Discovery Festival
December 14, 2016
The University of New Mexico School of Engineering won the "Best Real World Application of STEM" Award at the Big Brothers Big Sisters Discovery Festival on Nov. 18 in Albuquerque. Read More...

School of Engineering inventor elected fellow of the National Academy of Inventors
December 13, 2016
Gabriel P. López, Vice President for Research and Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering at the University of New Mexico has been named a 2016 Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). The NAI announced today that it has chosen a cohort of 175 inventors from around the world for election as 2016 NAI Fellows. Read More...