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News from the Department
We hosted our 16th annual Spring Symposium: The 5th Annual Elizabethtown College Sustianability Symposium
Spring 2016 Students Jake Evans, David Good, and Buck Kauffman, supervised by Dr Atwood, designed a device for toddlers with cerebral palsy at Schreiber Pediatric.
West African Capstone Project Update by Dr. DeGoede and his students..
Summer 2015 Dr. Tomas Estrada presented “Model-Based Control Systems with Intermittent Feedback" at the ASEE Conference in Seattle, WA, and co-authored with Dr. Ilan Grave: “A ‘Trick and Think’ Approach to a Second-order Circuit Lab,” and co-authored with student M. Fevre: “Design of an Autonomous Pace Car for Athletic Training: A Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Experience.” All papers were peer-reviewed and published in the conference proceedings. Dr. Sara Atwood also presented a paper co-authored with Dr. Brenda Read-Daily titled "Using a Creative Fiction Assignment to Teach Ethics in a First-year Introduction to Engineering Course.”
The great fun of our Department's "March-Madness" basketball tournament included many Department students, and Dr.'s DeGoede, Estrada, and Wunderlich (
). And this led to weekly BBall with our Department's faculty and International students (in picture to left)
May 15 2015 Dr. Brenda Read-Daily organized a Elizabethtown College chapter of the Order of the Engineer; with 24 people inducted.
April 8 2015 Ambassador John B Craig talked to our engineering students and faculty about his experiences making national security policy during his work at the Department of State and on the National Security Council. See VIDEO OF TALK
March 8 2015 Emerging Scholars Luncheon: Dr. Atwood with Abigail Haines and Brandon Diaz; Dr. Estrada with Nathaniel Dowling and Gonzalo Miguez Dominguez; Dr. Wunderlich with Kelly Bresnowitz and Claude Abou Negm
November 20 2014 New Fabrication Lab Built (Thanks to Dr. Scanlin)
November 20 2014 Good News for Engineering Graduates
Summer 2014 Student research with department faculty
April 15 2014 Our Department's Annual Sustainability Symposium
February 15, 2014
Dr. Wunderlich and Dr. Estrada judge Phoenix Contact 2014 Regional Nanoline Programmable Logic Controller Contest at Etown (2/1/14), then help judge and moderate national competition in Harrisburg (2/15/14)
February 13, 2014
Engineering Department welcomes class of 2017
January 1, 2014
Students ‘Recharge’ Over 2013/14 Winter Break in West Africa