Engineering Diversity (EDI) News

"The University of Utah College of Engineering is a signatory to the ASEE Diversity Pledge which articulates the undersigned colleges’ position on equal opportunity and inclusiveness, and commits them to specific actions." — Richard Brown, College of Engineering Dean

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CS Student Profiled for Black History Month

CS grad student Christopher de Freitas was profiled for Black History Month in the Undergraduate Research newsletter.


PCE Earns EDI Bronze Level

The college was awarded the Bronze Level for the ASEE Diversity Recognition Program.


Kramer Receives Award from AAAS

Jessica Kramer has received the Marion Milligan Mason Award from the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).


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Kelly Wins Women in Science Award

Kerry E. Kelly is one of five national winners of the 2022 Women In Science Incentive Prize.


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Romero Named EDI Director

Pedro Romero has been named the college’s new Director for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion.


Bionic-Powered Partnership

The University of Utah has forged a new partnership with Ottobock to license the technology behind the Utah Bionic Leg.


ME Undergrad Kian Ben-Jacob Receives AIAA Professional Society Service and Leadership Scholarship

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Utah Section has awarded their 2022 Professional Society Service and Leadership Scholarship to Kian Ben-Jacob, an undergrad in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the U.


Spear Named U Presidential Scholar

Ashley Spear was one of four faculty members named as Presidential Scholars at the University of Utah for 2022.


COE Student Receives Fulbright Grant

Mechanical engineering master's student Katie Bezdjian has just received the Fulbright Student Program grant.


COE Outstanding Graduating Student Leader Award

Biomedical engineering graduate student, Travis Seamons, is this year’s recipient of the Outstanding Graduating Student Leader Award.


Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award Recipient

Click here to read a Q&A about Katrina Le, this year's recipient of COE's Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award.


UROP Recognizes Two Engineering Students

The Office of Undergraduate Research recognized the research of two COE students for Black History Month.


Inclusive Computing Center

The School of Computing officially launched its new Utah Center for Inclusive Computing at an event Sept. 1