The Michigan Engineer News Center

Graduate Coordinator Jessica Taylor earns service award

Graduate Coordinator Jessica Taylor was selected for an Excellence in Staff Service Award from the College.| Short Read
EnlargeJessica Taylor
IMAGE:  Jessica Taylor

These awards recognize the vital contributions that staff make to the College’s success and prominence as one of the nation’s premier engineering institutions. Recipients of the Excellence in Staff Service Awards are chosen on the basis of their exemplary work or special achievements.

Taylor’s award was celebrated at the College’s award ceremony and reception on May 15. Taylor thanked those who nominated her and voiced her appreciation for Unit Administrator Pat Brainard as well as Taylor’s parents, Aunt Linda, fellow graduate coordinators and students.

“I really enjoy working with the students, and that’s what keeps me in student services and what I love about working at the U.”

Jessica Taylor
A simulation of the landing .

Sticking the landing on Mars: High-powered computing aims to reduce guesswork

As the Mars 2020 launch approaches, a separate effort is using simulations to understand landing dynamics for tomorrow's missions. | Medium Read