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Effects of Scouring on Highway Bridges in New Mexico

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The Center for Water and the Environment is a new research center focusing on water research and on creating a pipeline of new STEM professionals to address the water challenges of the future.

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NM Green: Advancing Sustainable Construction Technology Education
is a NSF-funded project in conjunction with Central New Mexico Community College. The objective of this project is to increase educational opportunities for students in the area of sustainable construction and energy efficient buildings. For more information, please send an email to nsfate@unm.edu

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Contact Dr. Mahoud Taha at mrtaha@unm.edu or 505-277-1288
or Kara Clem, SOE Development Director, 505-277-2051, Kara.Clem@unmfund.org

Recent News

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Graduate Students in Dr. Gonzalez-Pinzon's Lab Win Awards at the 2018 Rocky Mountain AWWA Student Conference
June 14, 2018
Justin Nichols presented a 2-minute flash presentation titled “In-Situ Aquatic Sensor Networks: The Next Breakthrough to Understanding Nutrient Dynamics”, at the 2018 Rocky Mountain AWWA student conference.

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New Graduate Student Justin Nichols Receives ASCE Outstanding Senior Award
June 14, 2018
Justin Nichols, who works on Dr. Gonzalez-Pinzon’s research team, received the New Mexico ASCE Outstanding Senior Award at the ASCE regional transportation conference on April 19, 2018.

Our Department Receives a New Name
May 24, 2018
The UNM Department of Civil Engineering has officially become the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering.