Successful Re-engagement of Research

Team Michigan Engineering:

Last week, we joined the University in safely re-engaging research and scholarship in accordance with state regulations within the College of Engineering. This effort involved a complicated organization of personnel, training, COVID-19 safety procedures, and new guidelines for entering buildings.

As a pilot, there was plenty of room for confusion and mistakes. Continue Reading »

A Summer Update Around Fall Planning

Michigan Engineering Team:

Last Thursday, I had the pleasure of speaking to many of you at our annual State of the College event. Although we interacted virtually, it was delightful to be “with” you and our staff community.

There were many questions asked during this session. I encourage those of you unable to attend — Continue Reading »

Winter 2020: A Term to Remember

Greetings, Team Michigan Engineering:

The end of the semester is upon us – although it hardly feels like it. There are no graduates in regalia taking pictures with parents, no bubbling Lurie fountain, and no students sleeping in the Dude between study sessions.

This end of the semester may feel uneventful. 

But it is far Continue Reading »

Stressbusters Call for Volunteers

Dear CoE Community,

As Dean Gallimore shared on Monday, we have had dozens of volunteers step up to join our first “Victory Garden” projects – volunteering to do work not usually in their job duties to serve areas of high need, or donating blood to serve the common good.  

At this time, we are in Continue Reading »