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Designing the future of the human-tech interface

Rick Bergman, EVP of Computing and Graphics at Advanced Micro Devices, came to campus to accept the 2019 ECE Alumni Impact Award and spoke about his career and the future of computing and human interface. |Medium Read
Dawson Yee and Mingyan Liu

Xbox Kinect architect, Dawson Yee, wins 2019 College of Engineering Alumni Merit Award for ECE

Yee gave advice to students on how to best prepare for a career helping produce the next generation of high-tech electronics.|Medium Read

CSE alum William Sanders appointed Dean of Carnegie Mellon’s College of Engineering

Sanders has spent the past 25 years of his career at the University of Illinois, working on secure and dependable computing and security for critical infrastructures.|Short Read
Alec Gallimore, Steve McLaughlin, Mingyan Liu

Georgia Tech Dean of College of Engineering, Steve McLaughlin, wins 2019 ECE Distinguished Educator Award

McLaughlin spoke about how academic institutions can take better care of their students’ mental health while providing a fuller academic experience, as well as his love for U-M. |Medium Read

Hailing the future of autonomous taxis

Ford acquires Quantum Signal AI, founded by ECE alum Mitchell Rohde, to make robotaxis and driverless delivery vehicles a reality within two years. |Medium Read
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Keane receives Jimmie Hamilton/Frank Law Awards from American Society of Naval Engineers

Robert J Keane, Jr. (NAME MSE '70) has received multiple awards from the American Society of Naval Engineers |Short Read
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NAME alumni awarded at 2019 SNAME Maritime Convention

Multiple prominent NAME alumni have been named awardees for this year's SNAME Maritime Convention.|Medium Read

Five EECS faculty and alumni recognized for business success

Nominees were selected based on their career accomplishments, impact in their field, and contributions to their community.|Short Read
Jim and Carol Ann Fausone

Carol Ann and Jim Fausone selected for David B. Hermelin Award

University of Michigan School of Nursing alumna Carol Ann Fausone and CEE alumnus James G. Fausone received the 2019 David B. Hermelin Award for Fundraising Volunteer Leadership. |Short Read
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Global health pioneer honored with recent alumni award

The award, among the highest accolades given by the Michigan Engineering Alumni Board, honors an alumnus/a who has contributed substantially to their field and has either graduated from the college within the last ten years or is no more than 35 years old.|Short Read
Nicolaos G. Alexoploulos and Mingyan Liu

Engineering education trailblazer and industry innovator honored by Michigan Engineering

The award is the highest accolade given by the Michigan Engineering Alumni Board. |Medium Read
Karen Fireman and Khalil Najafi

Bridge-builder for academia and industry wins distinguished alumni service award

Distinguished alumni service award honors a graduate who has given generously of time and talent to further college projects and activities.|Medium Read