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MIDAS brings home the gold in NASA's Mars Ice Challenge - MIDAS team members Jacob Winokur, Devyn Gentzyel, Bertrand Wieliczko, Powsiri Klinkhachorn and Eric Loy
West Virginia University was the only school in the nation to send two teams to NASA’s Mars Ice Challenge, a three-day event that challenged teams to extract water from simulated Martian subsurface ice. In the end, one team—Mountaineer Ice Drilling Automated System or MIDAS—had the golden touch.


Marc Besch installs emissions testing equipment in a vehicle at the WVU CAFEE lab.

Emissions researchers help address automotive industry and regulatory challenges on clean-diesel issues

Researchers at WVU have long studied emissions from diesel vehicles to provide independent data about emissions performance both in the laboratory and on the road, as well as provide technology demonstration, other research and design support.

 The team from WVU won top honors in the 10,000-foot launch category.

WVU takes first place in Intercollegiate Rocket Engineering Competition

West Virginia University’s Experimental Rocketry team captured first place in the 10,000-foot launch category at the Intercollegiate Rocket Engineering Competition during the Spaceport America Cup, held near Las Cruces, New Mexico, June 20-24.

Civil engineering alum Robert Orders will be inducted into the West Virginia Business Hall of Fame.

Orders to be inducted into West Virginia Business Hall of Fame

Robert O. Orders, CEO of Orders Construction Company, Inc., is one of three people selected to be inducted into the West Virginia Business Hall of Fame.

Campers built environmentally friendly cities out of Legos.

WVU hosts inaugural Civil Engineering Challenge Camp

The inaugural Civil Engineering Challenge Camp—Lego Learning Lab: Planning Cities—was hosted in the Statler College in June.

 Torli Bush performs at the Southern Fried Poetry Slam.

Alum puts slam poetry skills to the test at national event

While most recent graduates of the Statler College are pursuing careers in their respective fields, one is taking a different path: slam poetry.


Guffey, He receive top honors from the American Industrial Hygiene Association

Alum Carl Heinlein name to American Society of Safety Engineers board

IMSE alum wins Captains of Industry Award from IISE


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Engineering Career Fair Series Statler College: Engineering Career Fair

September 14, 2017
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Student Recreation Center

If you’re looking for a future employee that is determined and dedicated to a career in engineering, IT or safety management, we know just where you can find them. The Statler College Career Fair will host up to 160 employers and 2,000 students seeking internships, co-ops and entry-level jobs.

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Contact Sarah Rotruck Glenn or Lloyd Ford.
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