On Tuesday, October 29th, the SOE participated in the Homecoming Building Competition by showing enthusiasm to the university and the public by decorating the Hoehn Engineering Building, followed by a SOE Spirit Lunch in the Hoehn Lobby.
On Wednesday, October 30th, four current SOE students took part in the annual Gurney Derby Race. And on Friday, November 1st, SOE students and Dean Alexander had a great time riding in the Homecoming Parade around campus.
Check out SOE Homecoming pictures here!
Gregg M. Janowski, Ph.D., a professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, has won the 2013 Ellen Gregg Ingalls/UAB National Alumni Society Award for Lifetime Achievement in Teaching.
Janowski, affectionately known as Dr. J, has educated and motivated students for 23 years, teaching classes from introductory freshman engineering to doctoral courses. He has directed graduate research and mentored or co-mentored 11 Ph.D. students. Six are faculty at a university, including two at UAB.
Haibin Ning, Ph.D., research assistant professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), has received the 2013 Professor of the Year Award from ASTM International. The ASTM Professor of the Year Award recognizes and rewards the contributions of educators in developing students’ understanding of standards.
Need a summer internship? Interested in gaining experience to help you succeed in the engineering field? Want to find a co-op, or learn more about part-time and full-time hire opportunities? There are three exciting information sessions with Revere, BL Harbert International, and Robins & Morton coming up this semester in October and November for engineering students! You don't want to miss these!