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Concrete Canoe Team reaches top ten at national competition

After 3,500 person-hours and many unique challenges, the UW Concrete Canoe team is proud to have placed ninth at the ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition.

Congratulations, graduates! 2015 CEE Graduation Celebration

The 2015 Graduation Celebration, held Sunday, June 14, featured several speakers, faculty and student awards, and a reception following the program.

Streets Experiments Made This City Engineer a Celebrity Bureaucrat

BSCE alumnus Dongho Chang, SDOT traffic engineer, has won acclaim from alternative transportation advocates for his leadership and sustainable transportation solutions.



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