News from the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering

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Recent News

Graduate student Taylor Busch receives award from National Institute of Environmental Health Science (NIEHS)
October 7, 2021
Taylor Busch is a Diné woman and a first-year master’s student in the UNM Department of Civil Construction and Environmental Engineering. Read More...

UNM to receive $4 million in EPA funding for small, rural and Tribal wastewater systems
October 6, 2021
Researchers from The University of New Mexico are part of $12 million in grants recently announced by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that will provide training and technical assistance to small, rural and Tribal wastewater systems. Read More...

Susan Bogus Halter Elected to Fellow of ASCE
October 6, 2021
Dr. Susan Bogus Halter was recently elected to be a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Read More...

UNM awarded Civic Innovation Challenge grant for post-wildfire resilience project
September 21, 2021
The University of New Mexico is the recipient of one of $15.9 million in awards given by the National Science Foundation as part of the Civic Innovation Challenge Program. Read More...

Graduate student receives Outstanding Scholar Award
September 16, 2021
Graduate student Elijah Wyckoff received the Outstanding Scholar award for his work on Augmented Reality for real-time telepresence and control of robotics. Read More...

Construction management bachelor’s program now accredited by ABET
August 24, 2021
The bachelor’s degree program in construction management at The University of New Mexico has received accreditation by the Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission of ABET. Read More...

UNM leading a $15 million NSF project to build community resilience in the West
August 20, 2021
Researchers at The University of New Mexico are leading a $15 million, five-year project funded by the National Science Foundation that will engage communities in the American Intermountain West to collaboratively address the impacts of climate change, including drought, wildfires and community well-being. Read More...

Howe receives Water Quality Person of the Year award
August 16, 2021
Kerry Howe, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, has been selected as Water Quality Person of the Year from the American Membrane Technology Association. Read More...

Two School of Engineering professors earn distinguished professor rank
August 5, 2021
Two professors in The University of New Mexico School of Engineering have earned the title of distinguished professor. Read More...