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[21 Nov 2012 | Comments Off | ]
SEAS Pioneers Open Online Courses

As part of a new University-wide partnership with Coursera, a “MOOCs” or massive open online courses startup, the Engineering School will be offering three courses online via Coursera.org in the spring.

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[29 Oct 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Search for the 15th Dean of SEAS

President Bollinger has announced the creation of a search committee to search for a new Dean of Columbia Engineering. All members of the Columbia Engineering community are invited to participate in the process.

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[17 Aug 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Join us on Meetup!

Are you on Meetup–the social networking site designed for fun events? If so, join the new CEAA group on Meetup to join in on the alumni events created by the board. Our events range from social and networking events to cultural expeditions throughout the city.

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[2 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
Columbia, NYC Announce Launch of New Institute

Columbia University, in a partnership with New York City, has launched the Institute for Data Sciences and Engineering to fill the explosive need for the acquisition and analysis of “big data.”

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[25 May 2012 | Comments Off | ]
CEAA Honors Three Alumni at Annual Dinner

The Columbia Engineering Alumni Association honored three distinguished alumni at the annual Engineering Welcome Dinner & CEAA Awards Presentation on Thursday, May 31, 2012. The dinner was held in The Rotunda of Low Memorial Library, and had over 300 alumni and friends in attendance.

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[20 Feb 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Xerox CEO Ursula Burns MS’82 to Speak at Class Day

Ursula Burns MS’82, chief executive officer and chair of Xerox Corporation, will address graduates at this year’s Class Day ceremony, the School just announced.  Burns received her MS in mechanical engineering, and has become the first African-American woman to lead a Fortune 500 company.  For the full release, click here.

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[9 Feb 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Prof. Vunjak-Novakovic Elected to NAE

Professor Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic from the Department of Biomedical Engineering has just been elected to the National Academy of Engineers.  Professor Vunjak-Novakovic is the Mikati Foundation Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Vice-Chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, and director of the Laboratory for Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering.  She is the first woman at Columbia University to be elected to the NAE.  For more information, click here.

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[6 Feb 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Students, Professors Create NYC Energy Map

Students and professors in the Department of Mechanical Engineering have created an interactive map of energy use in New York City.  The map looks at energy use by building in an effort to help city planners, policy makers, and average citizens understand the dynamics of energy use in a complex urban environment.  Click here to see the full story.

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[27 Jan 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Columbia Joins Coulter Translational Partnership Program

Columbia University has been selected to join the highly prestigious Translational Partnership Program as part of the William H. Coulter Foundation.  Under the Department of Biomedical Engineering, the program will aim at accelerating innovations in the field.  To read the full story, click here.

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[23 Nov 2011 | Comments Off | ]
BME Students Win Silver at Contest

A team of Biomedical Engineering students won a silver award atBIOMOD2011, an international bio-molecular design competition held recently in Boston.

Andrew Ghazi (BME 2013), Elyse Shapiro (Barnard 2014), and Parnika Agrawal (IIT Kanpur 2012) competed as BME’s “Motor Pro-Team” against 21 other undergraduate teams from Europe, Asia, and the US.
Click here to read the full story!