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Recent News

PhD Student Receives First Place Poster Award
December 4, 2017
Carmen A. Velasco, a second-year PhD student in Civil Engineering advised by Dr. José Cerrato, received the First Place Student Poster Award at the 5th New Mexico Academy of Science (NMAS) Symposium which took place in Albuquerque, NM, on November 4, 2017. Read More...

New Mexico Educated Workforce in STEM Symposium
December 4, 2017
The New Mexico Educated Workforce in STEM Symposium will be held December 19-21, 2017, at the Science Math Learning Center at UNM. Read More...

Civil Engineering Student Wins LoboBites Competition
November 20, 2017
What do poop, cancer and snails have in common? They are the topics of the three winners of the LoboBITES competition, held November 8 as part of the Shared Knowledge Conference. Read More...

NASA Supports UNM Using Wireless Sensors for SHM of Commercial Space Vehicles
November 20, 2017
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and New Mexico Space Grant Consortium (NMSGC) selected Dr. Fernando Moreu as a recipient of funding for the project, “Structural Performance Monitoring Using Wireless Sensors for Cost-Efficient Management and Development of Commercial Space Vehicles”. Read More...

Graduate Student James Fluke Won First Place in LoboBITES Competition
November 16, 2017
Graduate Student James Fluke, Advised by Dr. Gonzalez-Pinzon, Won First Place in LoboBITES Competition. Read More...

Rio Rancho Children's Water Festival Held in October
November 9, 2017
The Rio Rancho Children's Water Festival was held October 23-24, 2017 at the Santa Ana Star Center. Read More...

Students Attend International Symposium for Personal and Commercial Spaceflight
November 9, 2017
Five Engineering students attended the ISPCS (International Symposium for Personal and Commercial Spaceflight) meeting in October along with representatives and officials from Read More...

Dr. Cerrato Receives Excellence in Review Award from Journal of Environmental Science & Technology
November 9, 2017
Dr. Jose Cerrato, Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering, has been recognized as one of the 2017 Reviewer Awardees in the latest issue of the prestigious journal Environmental Science & Technology (of the American Chemical Society). Read More...

Graduate Student Receives Student Poster Award
October 23, 2017
Cherie De Vore, a second year PhD student in Civil Engineering advised by Dr. José Cerrato, received the Second Place Student Poster Award at the International Society of Exposure Science (ISES) Conference which took place at Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, on October 17, 2017. Read More...