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Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers honors U-M Alums

SMC 2018 is where SNAME honors and recognizes those members who have made outstanding contributions to SNAME and the maritime industry. This year, two U-M Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering alums take home high honors. |Short Read

Alumnus Rhonda Franklin honored for her accomplishments with the Willie Hobbs Moore Award

From blowing up microwaves to inspiring a new generation of microwave engineers, Professor Franklin shares her research, insights, and thoughts on the future of women in engineering.|Medium Read
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Leader in vehicle lightweighting honored with recent alumni award

A mechanical engineering alumna is recognized for her efforts to integrate emerging technologies into vehicles.|Short Read
Jim Jacobi

Virtual design and construction leader wins alumni Distinguished Service Award

Award winner has generously given his time and talent to support Michigan Engineering projects and activities.|Short Read
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Computing visionary honored by Michigan Engineering

The highest accolade from the Michigan Engineering Alumni Board goes to a thought leader with a track record of predicting the industry’s future.|Short Read
Dowson Tong Accepts Award

Dowson Tong, VP of Tencent, talks to students

VP of the world's largest gaming and social company, Tong spoke to students about AI, pursuing a global maximum in your career, and what it’s like to work in China when you don’t speak Mandarin.|Medium Read
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Alumnus Paul Ajegba selected as MDOT Metro Region Engineer

CEE Alumnus Paul Ajegba has been selected as the new Metro Region Engineer for the Michigan Department of Transportation.|Short Read
Rishi Narayan

Rishi Narayan, co-founder of Underground Printing (UGP)

He and a friend were looking for entrepreneurial projects when they first arrived at Michigan and started the business when they were sophomores.|Medium Read
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Rich Lesser returns to Michigan to accept alumni award

Rich Lesser (BSE 1983), CEO of Boston Consulting Group, tells students that an engineering degree is great preparation for anyone who is considering a career in business.|Medium Read
Michigan Engineer Levi Weintraub pauses to enjoy the sunset near Nampula, Mozambique.

Two-wheeled teacher

7,500 miles of riding, wrenching and coding.|Short Read
Rick Flores

Rick Flores leads a partnership of automakers into the autonomous future

Flores leads the development of frameworks for autonomous driving, connectivity, and electronic controls.|Medium Read
Théau Héral and Andry-Tohy Rakotovololona win Airbus Defense and Space Entrepreneurship Prize

UM Aerospace alumni Théau Héral and Andry-Tohy Rakotovololona win Airbus Defense and Space Entrepreneurship Prize

Congratulations to UM Aerospace alumni Théau Héral and Andry-Tohy Rakotovololona, winners of Airbus DS Entrepreneurship Prize at ActInSpace challenge|Short Read