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2019 internships at INL

INL internships, like its research, span a wide range of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields and other important disciplines. INL is currently looking for exceptional interns in several areas. (Read More) 2019 internships at INL

Are You Protected from Cyber-Physical Threats?

    Register Online View Full Agenda While enjoying the many benefits of living and working in an increasingly “connected” world, we may sometimes wonder if our financial accounts, data, communications, websites, social sites, and more are safe from Cyber or … (Read More) Are You Protected from Cyber-Physical Threats?

2019 NSF-REU Program at Clemson University

The Holcombe Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Clemson University is seeking applicants for a summer Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program. This NSF funded program is entitled: “REU Site: Solid-State Devices for Electronics, Photonics, and Magnetics Technology”. The … (Read More) 2019 NSF-REU Program at Clemson University

Check out an MSE elective option

MSE 397/CHEM 397: Fundamentals of Polymer Science Instructor: Dr. Scott Phillips (sphillips@boisestate.edu) Time: Monday/Wednesday 12:00 – 1:15 pm Have you ever wondered why certain plastics become brittle and rubbers crack, yet other plastics accumulate in the environment and last for … (Read More) Check out an MSE elective option

Thesis Defense: Derek Nesbitt

Effect of Age and Fiber Orientation on Localized Tensile Failure Behavior in Human Meniscus November 9th, 2018, 9:30am in MEC 301 Abstract The knee meniscus is a soft fibrous tissue that is subjected to large and repetitive loading, and is frequently … (Read More) Thesis Defense: Derek Nesbitt

HERC Research Fellowship for Spring 2019

The HERC Research Fellowship for Spring 2019 is now accepting applications from students and faculty mentors. HERC fellowships provide a $3,000 research stipend to undergraduate students to participate in a semester long research experience. HERC fellowships are awarded to students who have not had a formal … (Read More) HERC Research Fellowship for Spring 2019

Faculty position opens in Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering

Description The Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering (MBE) at Boise State University invites applications for an open-rank tenure/tenure-track faculty position (assistant, associate, or full professor). Applicants should have a commitment to excellence in teaching and to making significant contributions … (Read More) Faculty position opens in Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering

10 Reasons to Visit Your Campus Career Center

Let me share a secret – the campus Career Center seems to be the best resource students seem to miss using!  For some reason, college students get an odd idea in their heads that they have to do it all … (Read More) 10 Reasons to Visit Your Campus Career Center

7 strategies engineers can use to handle difficult people

Everyone eventually runs into someone they find hard to work with for one reason or another. For some reason, the incidence is higher with engineers. With some simple strategies, you can effectively communicate with people who have a different viewpoint … (Read More) 7 strategies engineers can use to handle difficult people