Drew 7th-graders design, 3-D print, test bio-inspired foundations

3-D printed models of the deep-pile foundations seventh-graders from Atlanta’s Drew Charter School designed as part of a STEM outreach program through the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the NSF-funded Center for Bio-Mediated and Bio-Inspired Geotechnics. (Photo: Jess Hunt-Ralston)

Two months of engineering lessons culminated in this: a 3-D printed plastic model buried in a bucket of sand.

Monday, March 12, 2018

Scott, Johansen give Atlanta-area teachers concrete ways to make science, engineering exciting for their students

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering associate professor David Scott spent two Fridays this month taking groups of elementary teachers through the School’s Structural Engineering and Materials Lab and showing them how math and science play an important role in the world.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

D.C. panel with DesRoches, May focuses on the challenges for African-American men in STEM fields

College of Engineering Dean Gary May convened a policy and media panel in Washington D.C. May 5 to highlight the difficulties for African-American men in science and engineering fields. Karen and John Huff School Chair Reginald DesRoches joined May on the roundtable, along with industry and education leaders.

Monday, May 11, 2015
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