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(Madison) Engineers Without Borders

The Department of Engineering is pleased to announce their new chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB-USA), an international non-profit organization. More >

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CAD drawing of wheelchair modelEngineering Wheelchairs for Haiti

June 2, 2014

A team of engineering students at JMU have been working on Wheelchairs for Haiti, an engineering capstone project intended to help improve the quality of life for Haitians living with disabilities.

PHOTO: Deans Lovell and KolvoordJMU's Newest Deans Look to Shape Colleges’ Future

May 28, 2014

The College of Health and Behavioral Studies and the College of Integrated Science and Engineering named new deans this spring, but the individuals filling those positions don't need time to settle in. Both Dr. Sharon Lovell, the dean of CHBS, and Dr. Bob Kolvoord, the dean of CISE, had been serving in those roles on an interim basis since the colleges were created in July 2012.

PHOTO: National Wind CompetitionTeam Heading to National Wind Power Competition

May 6, 2014

A group of students from various majors will be heading to Las Vegas this week to compete against teams from nine other colleges in the inaugural Collegiate Wind Competition [Video Story]

PHOTO: Artificial Heart ValveEngineering Students Explore the Future of Artificial Heart Valves

May 6, 2014

The workings of the human body seem far too complex for most to ever understand, never mind improve. JMU engineering students, however, relish this sort of challenge.


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This is an exciting time for the Department of Engineering. We've grown in the three years since our formation with a few faculty and no students to a robust program with a growing faculty and hundreds of students. More >

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