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18-year-old engineering doctoral student wastes no time in her academic career
November 22, 2022
At age one-and-a-half, most children are busy taking some wobbly first steps and beginning to form simple words, and that is the extent of their accomplishments. Read More...

Nuclear engineering alumnus presented with ANS award
November 22, 2022
Douglas Bowen, who received three degrees from the UNM Department of Nuclear Engineering, was recently honored with an award from the American Nuclear Society (ANS). Read More...

Donna Riley selected as next dean of the School of Engineering
November 15, 2022
James Holloway, University of New Mexico Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, has announced that Donna M. Riley from Purdue University has been selected as the next Jim and Ellen King Dean of Engineering and Computing, effective April 1, 2023. Read More...

Faculty member receives pilot award for Engineering-Health Sciences Center partnership
November 9, 2022
Achraf Noureddine, a research assistant professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at UNM, has received a pilot award from the Center for Metals in Biology and Medicine in the UNM Health Sciences Center. Read More...

Engineering graduate students honored at symposium
November 9, 2022
Two School of Engineering graduate students in nanomedicine and nanoscience recently received awards at the Rio Grande Symposium on Advanced Materials (RGSAM) 2022 conference. Read More...

Wei receives UNM Rainforest Innovations funding for battery device
October 28, 2022
Shuya Wei, an assistant professor in the UNM Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, has been awarded $25,000 in UNM Rainforest Innovations gap funding for her research on technology to improve rechargeable batteries. Read More...

School of Engineering differential tuition increase on hold, will be examined next year
October 27, 2022
After hearing input from students, The University of New Mexico School of Engineering will table until next year a proposal to increase the differential tuition for undergraduates registered under a School of Engineering degree program code. Read More...

UNM I-Corps Day on Nov. 10 focuses on how inventors can fund innovations
October 26, 2022
The University of New Mexico is hosting I-Corps Day to provide information about how to obtain funding for discoveries and inventions or become involved in technology entrepreneurship. Read More...

Virtual workshop on climate-driven extreme events planned Nov. 10
October 25, 2022
The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) is hosting a virtual workshop sponsored by the National Science Foundation’s Convergence Accelerator program on Nov. 10. Read More...