Engineering

NIU engineers grant for study in the Americas

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Northern Illinois University and its partner, Universidad de La Sabana, were among eight winners of 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund grants announced at the Partners of the Americas’ 50th Anniversary Convention. U.S. Ambassador to Brazil Liliana Ayalde announced…

Rockford aerospace initiative wins national award

Jeff Kaney speaks with NIU President Doug Baker and Promod Vohra
A program aimed at accelerating the engineering and high-tech workforce for Rockford’s burgeoning aerospace industry won a national award this week at the University Economic Development Association’s annual summit in Santa Fe, N.M. JiET-A, or the Joint Institute for Engineering and…

Brazil trip a passport to student career success

Jamison Thorne, Ashlyn Shellito, Anusha Ravva and Nicholas Thomson with Anna Quider (second from right) at the IPF conference at UNICAMP
They say that the world meets in Brazil, and four Northern Illinois University students are among those doing just that. Ashlyn Shellito, Jamison Thorne, Nicholas Thomson and Anusha Ravva are among those attending the Industrial Physics Forum’s (IPF) conference on…

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