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Graduate Student Andrea Ventola receives Kramer Memorial Scholarship

The Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation recently chose Graduate Student Andrea Ventola to receive the Kenneth W. Kramer, PE Memorial Scholarship.| Short Read
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Established in 2009 at the Community Foundation of Plymouth, in memory of Kenneth W. Kramer, this scholarship supports students in the greater Plymouth and Ann Arbor areas who want to pursue studies in civil engineering at a Michigan ABET accredited university.

Kenneth Kramer was the long-time President of SME in Plymouth, Michigan.

Ventola is pursuing an M.S.E. degree in geotechnical engineering

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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