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Our vision

CEE strategic plan

Learn about the department's 2023-2027 Strategic Plan and associated Grand Challenges, which will guide our work for the next five years.

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Learn how the CEE department is taking concrete actions toward a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment.

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Real-world experience

Student internships

Internships are great practical experience to go along with academics, and create industry connections that can lead to full-time employment.

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Department news

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Global experience

International impact

In a Nicaraguan community, Engineers Without Borders students improve infrastructure.

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Christie Hegermiller

Department spotlight

Christie Hegermiller

Civil & Environmental Engineering Assistant Professor

From building miniature beaches in eighth grade to studying global ocean basins, Hegermiller's research focuses on the journey of a wave, from its wind-driven birth to its eventual interaction with coastlines.

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Related news

New faculty Christie Hegermiller joins the department

Hegermiller comes to the department with a passion for waves & coastal change, ready to enhance research and community collaboration in geosciences.

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