Lecturer and Assistant Research Professor Erin McCave has been selected as the director for the engage Engineering Fundamentals program.
Middle and high school students from across East Tennessee traveled to Y-12’s IIntroduce a Girl to Engineering Day (IGTE) on February 23.
Courtney Faber is working to improve the effectiveness of research teams trying to make transformative changes in engineering education.
Betsy Chesnutt, lecturer in Engineering Fundamentals, worked with the Girl Scouts Beaver Creek Service Unit Leadership Team in August 2022 to organize a “Think Like an Engineer” Journey-in-a-Day for Cadette and Senior level girl scouts (grades 6 to 10). Scout leader Nicole Berkheimer contacted the college to connect for the event, and Chesnutt called for […]
“I love to help people and I try to bring my best to my role every day,” she said. “Students, faculty, and staff can see me for almost anything. I am always willing to help and serve others.”
Chris Pionke, associate professor who worked with first-year students since the creation of Engineering Fundamentals, retired from the college.
Michael Allen is an academic support specialist who works with first-year students and helps support the Innovation and Collaboration Studio.
The college’s Office of Engineering Diversity Programs collaborated with the Her Majesty Design firm and the Earth’s Core rock and bead retailer for bead-making activities that introduce women in high school and college students to the creative, interdisciplinary, and helping aspects of engineering.
Amy Biegalski is a lecturer in the engage Engineering Fundamentals (EF) Program.
NE senior Amanda Bachmann won the Women in Nuclear Region II Leadership Award at the US Women in Nuclear Region II Conference held in Oak Ridge, April 10–12, topping two finalists in the professional sector.