Student Organizations

Willingale and Thornton at Spirit Day

ECE honors Spirit Day 2019

Faculty, students, and staff came together in solidarity with the LGBTQ+ community for the world-wide anti-bullying campaign. |Medium Read
An overhead 3D rendering of the planned design space renovation.

Regents approve first floor renovations in Biomedical Engineering building

New space will support experiential learning and collaboration opportunities for students.|Medium Read
The U-M solar car team finished third in the 2019 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge. Photo: Joseph Xu/Michigan Engineering

Michigan Solar Car team secures third place after tense Bridgestone World Solar Challenge

The crew braved inclement weather to finish strong in Adelaide, South Australia.|Medium Read
Members of the solar car team make final touches to the vehicle

‘Electrum’ solar car from U-Michigan takes on global competition in Australia

Team bets on revamped electrical system in the outback.|Medium Read
Driver with Baja Car covered in mud

Baja Racing breaks records while leaving the competition in the dust

Breaking the all-time record for highest cumulative season score, the team took home the 1st Place Mike Schmidt Memorial Iron Team Award. |Medium Read

Building community through clean energy with GRID Alternatives

From Long Beach, CA, to a Nepalese national park and world heritage site, undergrads Ashley Gee and Camille Burke came away with unforgettable experiences and a greater appreciation for how engineering can change the world for the better.|Medium Read

Michigan takes first place at Exoskeleton Competition

The STARX suit helps first-responders bear greater weights and spend less energy.|Medium Read

Michigan Mars Rover Team has best ever finish at the annual University Rover Challenge

MRover placed 7th overall at the annual challenge where rovers use AI to navigate tough terrain while collecting soil samples to practice testing for evidence of life in the universe.|Medium Read
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Amateur radio continues to connect the world

U-M’s amateur radio club, headquartered in ECE, offers engineering challenges and a chance to network with students, faculty, staff, alumni, and strangers both on the other side of the world and those orbiting it.|Medium Read
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Michigan Electric Racing Revs Up

This summer, Michigan Electric Racing will race their first all-electric car in Formula-style competitions they plan to win.|Medium Read
multicolor fiber optics

A Spotlight on Optics

The Optics Society at U-M hosted an Industry Spotlight event, which brought academia, industry, and community together to celebrate all things optics and photonics.|Medium Read
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2019 Climate & Space MGU Student Research Symposium Award Winners

Thank you to everyone who organized, presented and attended the 2019 Michigan Geophysical Union (MGU) Student Research Symposium!|Short Read