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Student Awards 2018-2019

A look back at all of our students who received awards during the 2018-2019 school year.|Short Read
Tsinghua agreement

New partnership provides accelerated master’s degree option

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at U-M and the School of Environment at Tsinghua University have been approved for a partnership to establish an Accelerated Master’s Degree Program in Environmental Engineering for students from the School of Environment at Tsinghua. |Short Read
Dimitrios Zekkos

Associate Professor Dimitrios Zekkos receives the Rackham Faculty Recognition Award

CEE Associate Professor Dimitrios Zekkos has received the Rackham Faculty Recognition Award for his remarkable contributions to the university.|Short Read
Aerial View of Landslides on road near the seaside

CEE Associate Professor Dimitrios Zekkos to serve on NASA Disasters Team in new project

Professor Zekkos and the team will advance landslide forecasting using predictive models, satellite data and ground observation. |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
Avery Carlson

Avery Carlson receives WEFTEC’s Martha Hahn Memorial Award

PhD student Avery Carlson received the Martha Hahan Memorial Award through the Water Environment Federation's Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC).|Short Read
Shilva Shrestha

Shilva Shrestha receives Water Environment Federation (WEF) Canham Graduate Studies Scholarship

PhD student Shilva Shrestha received the Canham Graduate Studies Scholarship through the Water Environment Federation for the 2019-2020 school year. |Short Read
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Errors found in a bedrock contract bidding model—and how to solve them. A Q&A with Photios Ioannou

A flaw has been uncovered in construction's best known and most cited competitive bidding model.|Medium Read
University of Michigan team members Alex Sundt, Xiatong Sun and Yan Zhao with their trophy. Photo: Adam Hopps, National Operations Center of Excellence

University of Michigan student team wins National Transportation Technology Tournament

Team designed solution to reduce congestion on I-75 and I-696 in the Detroit area. |Short Read
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In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus Jonathan W. Bulkley

Bulkley passed away on July 14, 2019. During his tenure at the University of Michigan, he taught in both the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the School for Environment and Sustainability.|Short Read
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Enrollment open for advanced certificate program in Construction Engineering and Management

The next course begins August 19, 2019.|Short Read
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Funding a new transportation revolution: Liu congressional testimony

Professor Henry Liu addresses House committee on the need for a national surface transportation research agenda.|Short Read