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  • CEAS Freshmen Convocation

    The CEAS Freshmen Convocation is Tuesday, Sept. 1 from 5-7:15 p.m. The evening will consist of a formal welcome ceremony, followed by a scavenger hunt and dinner. Students should meet in the Agriculture Auditorium at 5 p.m.

  • Collaboration Involves $24 Million to Support UW’s Cutting-Edge Research

    Scientific and technical instrument manufacturer FEI will provide state-of-the-art imaging equipment, software and support for cutting-edge digital rock research that will have far-reaching impacts for Wyoming’s oil and gas industry -- and its economy.

  • Professor Makes Groundbreaking Hydrology Discovery

    A University of Wyoming professor has made a discovery that answers a nearly 100-year-old question about water movement, with implications for agriculture, hydrology, climate science and other fields.


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Rise to National Prominence - The Tier-1 Initiative

Now is the time to be part of the University of Wyoming College of Engineering and Applied Science. After a significant investment from Wyoming state government in 2012, the Tier-1 Engineering Initiative was created to elevate the college to new heights of excellence in education, research and service. The initiative focuses on the following strategic goals:

  • Excellence in Undergraduate Education
  • World-Class Research and Graduate Education
  • Productive Economic Development
  • K-14 STEM Education

Find out more about it here.

CEAS Calendar of Events

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Eminent Engineer Awards

August 26, 2015 — Jim Pearce and David Whitman have been recognized as Tau Beta Pi's Wyoming Eminent Engineer and Alumnus Eminent Engineer, respectively.

Freshmen Convocation Set For Sept. 1

August 26, 2015 — The College of Engineering and Applied Science is hosting a freshmen convocation event Tuesday for all CEAS newcomers.

Erin Hennings

How Nuclear Engineer Erin Hennings Goes for Gold

August 11, 2015 — One of the 10 Cowboy Ethics adopted by UW is "Ride for the brand." Erin Hennings demonstrates this principle as a third-generation UW graduate who gave her all as a student and is now pursuing a challenging career.

Vladimir Alvarado

National Foundation Honors UW Educator

August 10, 2015 — Vladimir Alvarado, an associate professor at the University of Wyoming, has been invited to accept a national award for his work in the S.T.E.M. (science, technology, engineering and math) fields.

Dr. Zhien Wang

Dr. Zhien Wang Receives Samuel D. Hakes Award

August 4, 2015 — Tau Beta Pi recently awarded the Samuel D. Hakes Outstanding Graduate Research and Teaching Award to Dr. Zhien Wang.

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UW to Receive Research Funding in Science Collaboration with National Water Center

July 31, 2015 — The University of Wyoming will receive research and development funding from the National Water Center in exchange for the center harnessing a UW researcher’s water management model -- technology deemed vital to improving national weather and flood forecasting.

Gang Tan

Tan Receives DOE Grant for Cooling of Power Plants

July 29, 2015 — Dr. Gang Tan, in collaboration with colleagues from the University of Colorado-Boulder, has been awarded a $3 million project by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

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CEAS Staff Encourages Next Generation of Scientists and Engineers

July 23, 2015 — Faculty and staff from the University of Wyoming College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) had the opportunity to host and engage in hands-on engineering activities with more than 130 first- through fifth-grade students from Albany County School District in July.

Tau Beta Pi Recognizes Outstanding Students

July 22, 2015 — Tau Beta Pi recently recognized outstanding students in the College of Engineering and Applied Science. Awards were earned by the outstanding member, sophomore, and junior.

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