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David EdwardsCET Alumnus David Edwards Wins Awards
David Edwards (B.S. Civil Engineering Technology, '76; M.S. Management, '96) won a national Engineering Excellence Award and two Georgia Engineering Excellence Awards during the 2013 Engineering Week celebration last month.
nsps-2013Surveying Team Gets 2nd Place in National NSPS Student Competitions
CET Surveying Team gets 2nd Place in National NSPS Student Competitions held in Sandy, Utah, Feb. 26-28.
peters-awardDavid Peters receives The Engineering Technology Student of the Year Award
CET student, David Peters (2013 Engineering Technology Student of the Year) received his award at the Engineers Week Award Gala on Feb, 16th. Congratulations!!
suraASCE Student Chapter Meeting, 02/14
Mr. Joseph Sura from Geosyntech Consultants delivered his presentation at the last ASCE Student Chapter meeting about their instrumentation and monitoring experience during a road embankment project.
CET Honors student presents research from internship at SHPE conferenceCET Honors student presents research from internship at SHPE conference
Marian Alicea, an honors student who is a senior in civil engineering technology (CET), was selected to present an undergraduate research paper at the 2012 Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) conference held last month in Fort Worth, Texas.
CET Student Selected as the Engineering Technology Student of the YearCET Student Selected as the Engineering Technology Student of the Year
David Peters has been selected as the Engineering Technology Student of the Year by The Georgia Engineers Week (http://www.engineersweek.com/). He will receive his award at 2013 Engineers Week Awards Gala on February 16th. Congratulations to David, and we wish him the best in his future endeavors...
Military Appreciation WeekMilitary Appreciation Week
Three veteran CET students were honored at the closing luncheon of Military Appreciation Week
CET major scores national scholarship from ASCECET major scores national scholarship from ASCE
Marian Alicea, a student in the Civil Engineering Technology (CET) department who is completing a summer internship at the U.S. Department of Energy's research lab in Oak Ridge, Tenn., has been selected to receive a scholarship awarded annually to no more than 12 students nationwide.
CET Meets High School Students at CET Meets High School Students at "Careers in Construction and Engineering Fair"
CET Professors Carlos Ortiz and John Lee represented Civil Engineering Technology Department at the "Careers in Construction and Engineering Fair" organized by Wiregrass Technical College in Valdosta, GA on October 4th, 2012.
GPR Survey at Nickajack RiverBarrier Removal Project at Nickajack Creek
Three CET professors (Carlos Ortiz, Fatih Oncul, and John Lee), conducted site investigations for a potential barrier (or obstruction) removal project on Nickajack River at the Heritage Park.
Two CET Alums Receive Appointments in Industry, CommunityTwo CET Alums Receive Appointments in Industry, Community
Greg Teague (1996), an employee of Croy Engineering, has been named vice chair of Leadership Cobb, and Greg Halsted (2000) is the new Pacific Northwest and western Canada regional manager of The Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute (CRSI).
Traffic Bowl ThumbnailITE team wins Georgia Traffic Bowl Again
The SPSU student chapter of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) repeated last year's victory over Georgia Tech at the second intra-section Traffic Bowl in March.
Surveying and Mapping Program Students Get Honorable MentionSurveying and Mapping Program Students Get Honorable Mention
Students from SPSU's Surveying and Mapping program presented a project that received an honorable mention in the 11th Annual National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS) Student Competition last month in Portland, Ore.
SPSU Students Win Three ASCE AwardsSPSU Students Win Three ASCE Awards
SPSU students win three ASCE awards The university's American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) student competition teams competed with teams from 24 other schools in 15 different activities during the 2012 ASCE Southeast Student Conference in Tallahassee, Fla.
battleofmixesBattle of Mixes
The competition consisted of three teams of students from the engineering division and civil engineering technology (CET), each sponsored by a local purveyor of ready-mixed concrete - Ernst Concrete, Ready Mix USA and Vulcan Materials.
Marian AliceaStudent lands summer internship with Department of Energy
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded Marian Alicea, a student in the Civil Engineering Technology (CET) department, an appointment in its Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in Oak Ridge, Tenn.