News from the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering

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Recent News

Deadline for Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship is Aug. 31
August 8, 2022
Students at The University of New Mexico are invited to apply for the local competition of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship. Read More...

School of Engineering summer program hits the rails to attract middle and high schoolers to STEM
July 29, 2022
This summer, middle and high school students from around New Mexico took part in a unique field trip to pique their interest in engineering and science fields, thanks to a partnership between The University of New Mexico School of Engineering and the Federal Railway Administration (FRA). Read More...

Graduate student wins award at national water conference
July 18, 2022
A graduate student in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering won a national award for her presentation at the American Water Works Association (AWWA) ACE22 conference, held June 12-15 in San Antonio, Texas. Read More...

Zuni Youth Enrichment Project partnership with Civil, SWEFC featured on KUNM
June 2, 2022
KUNM’s University Showcase recently featured a partnership between graduating seniors in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering Read More...

10 undergraduates selected as Grand Challenges water communication research scholars
April 22, 2022
Ten students from a variety of majors were selected to present their Sustainable Water Resources Grand Challenge science communication projects at The University of New Mexico this month. Read More...

UNM group develops low-cost, steady-state pump with NSF I-Corps funds
April 18, 2022
A research group in the UNM Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering has developed a cost-effective, steady-state flow pump that has a wide range of uses in chemical feed and core flooding applications. Read More...

Alumnus pledges $5 million for Gerald May Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering
March 22, 2022
The University of New Mexico Board of Regents today (March 22) voted to approve renaming the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering in honor of Gerald May, a longtime professor in the department, School of Engineering dean and UNM president. Read More...

UNM center partners with rural libraries to provide water operator books, resources
March 18, 2022
Ensuring the country has clean, safe water involves ensuring that drinking water utilities have certified water operators. Read More...

Rockslides, meet Brutus
March 2, 2022
Engineering students create remote-controlled robot to detect potential danger Read More...