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Aerial Imagery Gives Insight into Water Trends

Aerial Imagery Gives Insight into Water Trends

02/09/2018

With an ever-growing human population and its inherent demand for water, there is a critical need to monitor water resources. New technology could make it more feasible than ever to measure changes in the water flow of rivers.

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USU Engineering Faculty Named Educator of the Year

USU Engineering Faculty Named Educator of the Year

01/24/2018

Marc Maguire, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering at Utah State University, was named Educator of the Year by the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute

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Between the Lines: Tree Rings Hold Clues About a River’s Past

Between the Lines: Tree Rings Hold Clues About a River’s Past

01/09/2018

Hydrologists are looking centuries into the past to better understand an increasingly uncertain water future

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A Drier South: Europe’s Drought Trends Match Climate Change Projections

A Drier South: Europe’s Drought Trends Match Climate Change Projections

10/25/2017

Researchers published new findings that suggest European drought trends are lining up with climate change projections.

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Congratulations A-Pin Recipients!

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients!

10/04/2017

This fall, 28 students were recognized for receiving the prestigious A-Pin Award

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Viticulture from Space: USU-NASA Study Analyzes Vineyard Water Use

Viticulture from Space: USU-NASA Study Analyzes Vineyard Water Use

10/02/2017

In drought-prone Central California, grape producers are looking for new ways to improve crop production with less water

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'I Make Their Dream a Reality'

'I Make Their Dream a Reality'

10/02/2017

CEE alum designs solution for new Maverik Stadium expansion

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Between the Lines: Tree Rings Hold Clues About a River’s Past

Between the Lines: Tree Rings Hold Clues About a River’s Past

10/02/2017

USU hydrologists are looking centuries into the past to better understand an increasingly uncertain water future

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Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam

Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam

10/02/2017

Dr. Michael Johnson is a leading expert in experimental hydraulics and chief engineer on the Oroville model study.

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'Living in the Journey'

'Living in the Journey'

10/02/2017

Megan Gordon is second woman engineering valedictorian in 15 years

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USU to Lead $4M Collaborative Water Research Initiative

USU to Lead $4M Collaborative Water Research Initiative

09/27/2017

USU hydrologists are revolutionizing data science with HydroShare

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College Welcomes Newest Engineering Faculty

College Welcomes Newest Engineering Faculty

08/25/2017

The College of Engineering welcomes 11 new faculty

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Discovery Canada Films at Water Lab

Discovery Canada Films at Water Lab

08/23/2017

Daily Planet TV show to air special on Oroville spillway model

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Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam

Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam

06/02/2017

Utah Water Research Lab team Constructs scale model of Oroville Dam spillway

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Engineering Faculty Appointed to State of Utah Air Quality Board

Engineering Faculty Appointed to State of Utah Air Quality Board

05/24/2017

Dr. Randy Martin will serve a four-year term on the Utah Air Quality Board

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How to Engage Students Both Inside and Outside the Classroom

How to Engage Students Both Inside and Outside the Classroom

04/14/2017

S-STEM teaching seminar offers a variety of techniques to engage students in active learning

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USU Alumnus Makes Generous Contribution to College of Engineering

USU Alumnus Makes Generous Contribution to College of Engineering

04/13/2017

Alumnus Bhupesh Parikh shares gift that will impact future engineering students for years to come

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Faculty Promotions 2017

Faculty Promotions 2017

04/10/2017

USU College of Engineering faculty promotions 2017

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Aggies Sweep American Water Works Association Scholarship Challenge

Aggies Sweep American Water Works Association Scholarship Challenge

03/28/2017

Four Utah State University engineering students receive scholarships from the American Water Works Association Intermountain Section

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Civil Engineering Professor Named Educator of the Year

Civil Engineering Professor Named Educator of the Year

03/10/2017

Dr. Paul J. Barr is a veteran engineering educator and leading expert in bridge and roadway engineering

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Utah Water Research Lab Unveils Latest in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Utah Water Research Lab Unveils Latest in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

02/16/2017

The new 'BluJay' line of all-electric aircraft represents the latest in UAV technology

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Utah State University’s CEE Department Gets Attention from Industry Magazines

Utah State University’s CEE Department Gets Attention from Industry Magazines

02/15/2017

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering was mentioned several times recently in the United States Society on Dams (USSD) Newsletter and the Association of State Dam Safety Officials

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National Media Turn to USU Engineering Professor for Developing Oroville Spillway Situation

National Media Turn to USU Engineering Professor for Developing Oroville Spillway Situation

02/13/2017

USU's Dr. Blake Tullis is a leading expert in dam spillway design

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UWRL Researchers Develop Genetic Tool to Improve Arsenic Studies

UWRL Researchers Develop Genetic Tool to Improve Arsenic Studies

02/10/2017

Environmental engineers are making it easier to study arsenic contamination

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Randy Martin answers questions about air filter masks

02/09/2017

Randy Martin talks about which air filter masks is better, for the different kinds of particle pollution.

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USU Engineering Students Receive Design Award

USU Engineering Students Receive Design Award

01/20/2017

Students design new biosolids management system for Central Davis Sewer District

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Cache Valley getting better air monitoring equipment

01/19/2017

Smithfield air monitoring site is being upgraded

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CEE Dept. Announces Water Cluster Hire

CEE Dept. Announces Water Cluster Hire

11/29/2016

CEE department and Utah Water Research Lab open three faculty positions to address critical water challenges

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USU AWWA Tour

USU AWWA Tour

11/01/2016

A short description of the AWWA USU student chapter tour of water facilities in Utah and Idaho.

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New Scholarship Endowment Honors Former USU Civil Engineering Professor Roland Jeppson

New Scholarship Endowment Honors Former USU Civil Engineering Professor Roland Jeppson

10/26/2016

Newly-established scholarship endowment will honor former professor Roland Jeppson and his wife, Mary Anna

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ASCE scholarship recipients

ASCE scholarship recipients

10/20/2016

Three CEE students receive ASCE scholarships

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Aggies in the Arctic: USU Environmental Engineers Decode Icy Watersheds

Aggies in the Arctic: USU Environmental Engineers Decode Icy Watersheds

10/15/2016

For the past seven years, Bethany Neilson has spent part of her summers in the chilly waters of Northern Alaska

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A Career in Innovation

A Career in Innovation

10/10/2016

Civil Engineering Alum Keeps Industry, University Connected.

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Wasatch Front Ozone Study

Wasatch Front Ozone Study

09/28/2016

Associate Research Professor Randy Martin was interviewed for Ozone Study

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Do Gender affect pollution?

Do Gender affect pollution?

09/28/2016

USU Researches how drivers gender and experience level impacts vehicle emissions.

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AggieAir help survey dry creek

09/28/2016

When creeks dry up, where do the fish go?

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A New Tool for Wetland Management

A New Tool for Wetland Management

09/01/2016

USU Researchers Develop Model to Improve Arid-Region Wetlands

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Engineering Professor Receives Prestigious Dam Safety Award

Engineering Professor Receives Prestigious Dam Safety Award

08/01/2016

Dr. Blake Tullis will be awarded the 2016 ASDSO Terry L. Hampton Medal from the Association of State Dam Safety Officials

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Civil and Environmental Engineering PhD Student Wins Major Award

Civil and Environmental Engineering PhD Student Wins Major Award

07/26/2016

CEE's Caleb Buahin wins best paper award at 8th International Congress on Environmental Modelling & Software in Toulouse, France

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UWRL Director Mac McKee Named Friend of UCOWR

UWRL Director Mac McKee Named Friend of UCOWR

07/20/2016

Mac McKee, UWRL Director, was recently named a Friend of UCOWR at the Universities Council on Water Resources (UCOWR) Annual Conference awards ceremony held n Pensacola Beach, Florida in June

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CEE team won WEAU competition

CEE team won WEAU competition

06/02/2016

A CEE team won the annual Water and Environment Federation of Utah (WEAU) Student Design Competition on Friday April 29 in St. George.

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Award from American Water Resources Association

06/01/2016

Water Lab Phd student Ayman Alfifi won first place in the American Water Resources Association Utah Chapter student paper competition

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ITE Intermountain Section Best Student Paper Award

06/01/2016

Holly Llyod won an award from the Institute of Transportation Engineers Intermountain Section

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USU CEE graduate wins award

USU CEE graduate wins award

05/26/2016

CEE graduate Justin Maughan recently received a reward from Utah Rural Water Association.

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Engineering PhD Student Wins AWRA Competition

Engineering PhD Student Wins AWRA Competition

04/27/2016

PhD student Ayman Alafifi wins 1st place in student paper competition

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Rethinking Stormwater: USU Researchers Receive Major Grant to Study Aquifer Recharge

Rethinking Stormwater: USU Researchers Receive Major Grant to Study Aquifer Recharge

04/20/2016

Researchers at Utah State University are taking a fresh look at stormwater management as part of a federally-funded study to improve water reuse in the western U.S

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Winning the Water War Starts with Winning the Battle on Data

Winning the Water War Starts with Winning the Battle on Data

03/03/2016

USU Engineering researchers are leading new developments in hydroinformatics and building the tools to collect, shrink and transform water use data into useful information

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Civil and Environmental Student Wins Award at National AGU Conference

Civil and Environmental Student Wins Award at National AGU Conference

02/29/2016

Tyler King received an outstanding student paper award in hydrology at the fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union

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Two College of Engineering Faculty Receive NSF CAREER Awards

Two College of Engineering Faculty Receive NSF CAREER Awards

02/17/2016

Two USU Engineering faculty earn prestigious NSF CAREER Award.

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How Plants Can Make Stormwater Cleaner

How Plants Can Make Stormwater Cleaner

11/18/2015

Ever wondered what happens to the surge of stormwater you see racing down your street?

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Supplying Vegas

Supplying Vegas

10/30/2015

Water Lab Helps Las Vegas Community Solve Supply Problem

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Going Back to Teton Dam

Going Back to Teton Dam

10/30/2015

This site of a catastrophic failure provides the perfect hands-on lab for geotechnical engineers

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