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STEAM in Vietnam

The STEAM Interest Group organized a trip to Vietnam in March 2018, learning about the country’s art, culture and different production processes in manufacturing plants. Check out a selection of photos from the trip...

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Summer reads

The Leadership in Social Responsibility Interest Group recently started a new book club as a way to continue learning how engineers are engaging with the social aspects of their work, reviewing examples of successes and failures and what can be learned from both. The book club meets four times a year in person with an option to attend virtually so alumni across the globe can join the discussion. Between meetings, the group recommends adding the following titles to your summer reading list. Citizen Engineer: A Handbook for Socially Responsible Engineering by David Douglas, Greg Papadopoulos and John Boutelle (Prentice...

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Stepping in front of the camera

Vy Duong, a civil engineering major with a double minor in humanitarian engineering and public affairs, has done her fair share of traveling. Last fall, she studied abroad in Vietnam and visited Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex during one of her breaks. “Trang An is a really gorgeous place, physically and historically” Duong said. She was inspired to pick up her camera. The photo above shows a local who provides boat tours. Duong explained that often, much of the standard fee tourists pay for boat rides goes to the company running the tours rather than the guides themselves. Instead,...

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Taking an Interest

The Aerospace Interest Group has been participating in, co-sponsoring and planning many events. Recently, members were panelists and presenters at an Engineers Week event held at Mines and sponsored by Lockheed Martin on Feb. 16, 2018. In May, the interest group is co-sponsoring a Young Professionals Networking Event with the Rocky Mountain Section of AIAA. Additionally, the group is working with DiggerLoop, the Mines Hyperloop team, as they head to the finals of the 2018 SpaceX Hyperloop competition in July. The group is also planning Trajectories 2018, after last year’s successful inaugural networking event. The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Interest...

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