@engg this week

Student accomplishments

Jacquelyn Sommers, ARE, will sing the national anthem and alma mater at commencement for the College of Engineering; and Jay Disberger, ARE, will give the student address at the same event May 12 in Bramlage Coliseum.


Jorge Martinez, ARE, and Absalom Bernal, CE, co-chaired the committee for A Day of Science at Wichita North High School, hosted by the K-State chapter of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, and sponsored by the RDI office and MEP.


Andrew Foerster, CE graduate student, has been awarded the $5,000 Bertold E. Weinberg Scholarship from the American Concrete Institute Foundation.


Sarah Stevenson, MNE, has received the Chancellor's Fellowship from the University of California, Berkley to work on a doctorate in nuclear materials.


Seven engineering students have been selected for membership in K-State's Mortar Board Senior Honor Society for the 2018-2019 school year.


Five engineering students were among the 20 K-State students selected as the inaugural cohort of Cargill Fellows by the Staley School of Leadership Studies, in partnership with Cargill.

Faculty recognition

Malgorzata Rys, IMSE, has been named the Outstanding IISE Faculty Advisor for the South Central Region.


This will be the final issue of @engg for the spring semester. Distribution will begin again the week of Aug. 20 when classes start in the fall.

May 7-13

May 7-11

Final exams


Mon., May 7

CHE faculty candidate seminar, M. Toufiq Reza, Ohio University, 2:30 p.m., DU 1027


Wed., May 9

CHE faculty candidate seminar, Suresh Neethirajan, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada, 2:30 p.m., DU 1027


Fri., May 11

Graduate School commencement, 1 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum


Sat., May 12

Order of the Engineer ceremony, 2 p.m., K-State Student Union Forum Hall

COE graduation reception, 3-5 p.m., Engineering Complex

COE commencement ceremonies, 6:30 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum

May 14-20

May 14-20

No events currently scheduled

May 21-May 27

May 21-May 27

No events currently scheduled

May 28-June 3

Mon., May 28

Memorial Day holiday