• Vanderbilt University

    BME alumna honored with state STEM advocate award

    Biomedical engineering alumna Stacy Klein-Gardner received the 2017 STEM Advocate Award May 24 from the Tennessee STEM Innovation Network. She is one of four winners the TSIN will honor with excellence awards that recognize outstanding teachers, leaders, and advocates in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education. Read More

    May. 29, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    New data mining benefits learning science, earns award

    A new exploratory data mining technique for identifying important student learning behaviors and strategies is grabbing entrepreneurial interest and kudos from the international community. John Kinnebrew, a research associate at Vanderbilt’s Institute for Software Integrated Systems, and Professor Gautam Biswas in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, received the… Read More

    Sep. 6, 2012

  • Vanderbilt University

    Chemical engineering grad honored with Presidential Early Career Award

    Morgan B. Abney Dr. Morgan B. Abney, a space systems engineer at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., is among six NASA researchers named today by President Barack Obama as recipients of the 2012 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, or PECASE. A… Read More

    Jul. 24, 2012

  • Sharp receives Apex writing award for ASEE article

    Sharp receives Apex writing award for ASEE article

    Julie E. Sharp, professor of the practice of technical communications in the School of Engineering, has received a 2012 Apex Award for excellence in the category of education and training writing from Communication Concepts, Inc., which publishes Writer’s Web Watch,, and the Writing That Works Archives. Her winning entry… Read More

    Jul. 5, 2012

  • Vanderbilt University

    Aerospace Club takes third place in 2012 NASA rocket launch competition

    After a school-years’ worth of work, culminating in dozens of rocket launches into the skies over Alabama, NASA has declared Utah State University in Logan the winner of the 2011-2012 University Student Launch Project rocketry challenge – a program designed to inspire the next generation of engineers, scientists and explorers. Read More

    Jun. 25, 2012

  • Vanderbilt University

    Tamara Brown, BE’93 honored as White House Champion of Change

    The White House recognized 12 community heroes, including Vanderbilt engineering alumna Tamara Brown, BE’93, as leaders in engaging women and girls in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. The ceremony took place December 9 at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building next to the White House where Brown was… Read More

    Dec. 12, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Student rocketeers again earn Payload Design Award at NASA competition

    For the second year in a row the Vanderbilt Aerospace Club has earned the Payload Design Award at the NASA University Student Launch Initiative (USLI), a year-long program that culminated in a rocket launch event on April 17. The other two major awards went to MIT (project review) and… Read More

    Apr. 11, 2011

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    Sztipanovits receives Air Force Meritorious Civilian Service Award Medal for defense projects

    Janos Sztipanovits, E. Bronson Ingram Distinguished Professor of Engineering, received the Air Force Meritorious Civilian Service Award Medal and a Citation at the 2010 banquet of the Air Force Scientific Advisory Board Oct. 6 in Arlington, Va. The Meritorious Civilian Service Award is commonly the second highest award and medal… Read More

    Oct. 30, 2010

  • Vanderbilt University

    Schrimpf honored with Best Oral Presentation award at RADECS conference

    Ron Schrimpf Professor of Electrical Engineering Ronald Schrimpf  co-authored and received the Best Oral Presentation Award at the 2009 Radiation and its Effects on Components and Systems (RADECS) conference which was held in Bruges, Belgium. The paper entitled “Modeling of Ionizing Radiation-Induced Degradation in Multiple Gate Field Effect Transistors,” was… Read More

    Sep. 29, 2010

  • Vanderbilt University

    PECASE recipient Sharon Weiss attends White House ceremony Jan. 13

    Sharon Weiss, assistant professor of electrical engineering and a recipient of a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), will attend the awards ceremony and reception Jan. 13 in Washington, D.C.   Weiss attended a reception today for Department of Defense PECASE recipients hosted by Zachary Lemnios,… Read More

    Jan. 12, 2010