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Gougeon funds undergrad scholarship

Thomas W. Gougeon (BS Chem ’58, BSE ChE ’58) recently established the Gougeon Family Endowed Scholarship Fund to provide need-based support to undergraduate students at Michigan Engineering.| Short Read

Mr. Gougeon retired from Procter & Gamble Co. after more than three decades with the company. He served in a variety of roles, completing his tenure with P&G as section head of Professional and Regulatory Services. He served on the College of Engineering’s 1957E Scholarship Committee, and was awarded the College’s Alumni Merit Award for Chemical Engineering in 2009 in recognition of his contributions to the field of chemical engineering.

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John Balbach
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Michigan Engineering

(734) 763-0893

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Kevlar-based artificial cartilage mimics the magic of the real thing

In spite of being 80 percent water, cartilage is tough stuff. Now, a synthetic material can pack even more H2O without compromising on strength. | Medium Read