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Matthew Baird receives NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship


Matthew Baird, a Western Michigan University senior in mechanical and aerospace engineering, has received a prestigious NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship.

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Girl Scouts are "Engineers for a Day"


Two dozen Girl Scouts from area troops had a chance to “Be an Engineer for a Day” on a recent Saturday morning at WMU’s College of Engineering and Applied Sciences.  They built simple motors, participated in a Lego car challenge and worked on an ice cream making assembly line.  They also made Oobleck -- a fascinating substance that has both properties of liquids and solids -- and learned how Frisbees are made.


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Consumers Energy planting "solar garden" on Parkview campus


Visitors to the Parkview campus and passersby along US-131 with a view of Floyd Hall may wonder what’s going on in the grass. Consumers Energy is constructing a “solar garden” on 9 acres of land adjacent to the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Consumers Energy and WMU worked out a 25-year lease agreement last year.  Once up and running, the solar array will be able to produce up to 1 megawatt of electricity -- enough to power about 200 homes.

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Alex Ferguson awarded
prestigious government
fellowship
Teams participate in
steel bridge, concrete canoe competitions
Seventeen WMU
students initiated into
Tau Beta Pi
Civil engineers now
have Chi Epsilon
chapter at WMU
Outstanding students
honored at
luncheon
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