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Innovating in Education

For Michigan Engineering to stay ahead of the curve, it must clear the path for faculty to innovate, and for students to explore|Medium Read
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Black Engineers convention comes to Detroit and ECE is there to welcome the record-breaking 14,000 attendees

At this year’s convention for the National Society of Black Engineers, U-M professors, students, and alums came together with the other attendees to share experiences, offer career advice, and explore how to improve society.|Medium Read
Accepting that deadlines have a degree of uncertainty could be the key to more successful projects. Graphic: Shannon Riedel

How to hack your deadline: Admit it’s uncertain

Two simple steps can take the fear out of drop-dead dates. |Short Read
Group of NSBE members pose together with the bipedal robot, Cassie

NSBE 45 focuses on bettering communities and networking

Members gathered in Detroit to attend over 100 professional workshops and panels. |Medium Read
FIRST LEGO Tour Feature

Aerospace Engineering tour inspires local FIRST LEGO League team

FIRST LEGO League team #37463, The Hyper Novas, tour the Department of Aerospace Engineering to learn more about the space theme of this year’s competition|Short Read

Outstanding commitment to undergraduate mentorship

"Thanks to his tireless support and unparalleled patience, I am now equipped with a fundamental research skill set."|Short Read

College award recognizes a career dedicated to service

Kevin Compton has been committed to service in his work that has enhanced the student experience|Short Read

College award for excellence in education

Bill Arthur was recognized for demonstrating sustained excellence in instruction and guidance.|Short Read
Mark Guzdial lecture

Transforming tools for some into a language for all

The efforts of computing education researcher Mark Guzdial span the challenges facing a young field|Long Read
Portrait of Anthony Waas

Embracing changing landscapes: autonomy, space exploration and diversity

A Q&A with Anthony Waas, the new Richard A. Auhll Department Chair of Aerospace Engineering and Felix Pawlowski Collegiate Chair at the University of Michigan.|Medium Read
Students inside Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Cindy Finelli's class EECS 215

$1.8M for ‘active learning’, a step toward broader change in higher education

Rare in engineering education research, the project involves a randomized control trial to determine if it’s effective. |Short Read
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Stories of continuous improvement: Puget Sound Naval Shipyard

ISD has recently formed a relationship with the United States Navy through its professional programs. Elaine Priest, the Product Line Director for Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, shares how continuous improvement is an important part of the shipyard’s culture. |Short Read