News/Events

BME Junior Receives Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

April 15th, 2015

By Mark Dwortzan Bauer LeSavage, a biomedical engineering junior with a passion for tissue engineering, has received a Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, which recognizes outstanding college students who are pursuing research careers in science, mathematics and engineering. Issued by the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation to US undergraduate... More

Students Doing Good, One App at a Time

April 14th, 2015

BU group develops technology for nonprofits By Rich Barlow Steering low-income students to college and on to better lives has become a kind of national mission. To that end, six BU students, laptops flipped open, huddle in a fluorescent-lit lounge at the Engineering Product Innovation Center. Their screens show the engineering product... More

Grinstaff Delivers Inaugural Charles DeLisi Lecture

April 7th, 2015

Talk Explores Design of Biomaterials for Clinical Applications By Mark Dwortzan Professor Mark Grinstaff (BME, MSE, Chemistry, MED) presented the inaugural Charles DeLisi Distinguished Lecture on April 2. The first named endowed lecture in the history of the College of Engineering, the Charles DeLisi Award and Lecture recognizes faculty members with extraordinary... More

TISP Gains Major Boost from AT&T

April 1st, 2015

$145,000 Contribution Focuses on Improving High School Graduation Rates By Janet A Smith The College of Engineering has received a $145,000 contribution from AT&T to create a two-year engineering and technology program for an urban high school population, and to document its impact on high school graduation rates. The funding from AT&T will... More

 Dean Lutchen Joins 122 Engineering Deans Pledging to Educate Engineers for Grand Challenges

April 1st, 2015

White House pledge to address major global challenges of the 21st century By Janet A Smith College of Engineering Dean Kenneth Lutchen is one of 122 deans presenting a letter of commitment to President Barack Obama this week to educate a new generation of engineers expressly equipped to tackle some of the... More