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School of Engineering Alumni Update - April 2014
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What have you missed lately?

Recently, our Facebook page has featured pi and pie, pictures of a freshman engineering winter quarter final making the most of foam balls and youthful creativity, and a video of a bowling robot.

Our LinkedIn group shared interview tips, info on a wearable technologies symposium, and a discussion about mobile technologies for social benefit being developed by SCU engineering students.

On Instagram, we shared photos of Tau Beta Pi, straw bale construction, concrete canoe, Engineers Without Borders, and more.

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Awards, Events, and more:
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2013-14 Faculty Awards. The School of Engineering is pleased to announce the recipients of our annual faculty awards. Awardees will be recognized publicly at the Senior Engineering Awards and Honors Convocation, Friday, June 13, 1 p.m., Locatelli Student Activity Center.

Hohyun Lee, Researcher of the Year

Researcher of the Year Award: Hohyun Lee, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering: Hohyun's work to improve the efficiency of sustainable energy systems is perfectly aligned with the University's goal of advancing technological innovation in the service of humanity. More.

Aleksandar Zecevic, Award for Teaching Excellence

Award for Teaching Excellence—Aleksandar Zecevic, Professor of Electrical Engineering: Students who nominated Alex offered praise for both his graduate and undergraduate teaching, citing his brilliance and understanding of the subject matter, sensitivity to students' grasp of the material, presentation of practical applications, and encouragement of independent thinking. More.

Peter Woytowitz, Adjunct Lecturer of the Year

Adjunct Lecturer of the Year—Peter Woytowitz, Mechanical Engineering: A number of elements factored into this award: Peter's high evaluation scores, leadership (for more than a decade) as chair of the Mechanical Engineering Industrial Advisory Board... More.

Robert Kleinhenz, 2014 Gerald E. Markle Award

Gerald E. Markle Award—Robert Kleinhenz, Applied Mathematics: Robert has been praised for his outstanding work with students, who cite the interesting assignments he creates at the graduate level, and the data-rich undergraduate-level group projects that reinforce concepts and techniques learned in his classes. More.

2014 SCU Engineering Senior Design Conference Poster

Senior Design Conference, Thursday, May 8, 2-5 p.m. The 44th Annual presentation of our seniors' capstone work will be held here on campus. Plan to join us for this highlight of the academic year. More information here.

What's your story?

We love to hear your stories! Do you have a fun memory of your time at Santa Clara? Have you started a company, been granted a patent, helped your community, or received an award? Tell us! Email Heidi Williams, Director of Communications.