College of Engineering

The Spartan Spanners steel bridge team. MSU photo.

MSU Engineers Win Steel Bridge Regional, Second In Concrete Canoe

The Spartan Spanners of the Michigan State University College of Engineering brought home top honors from this year’s regional Steel Bridge and Concrete Canoe competitions and are headed to nationals in May after receiving four first place honors for overall performance, economy, efficiency and stiffness.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2014


MSU Creates First Three-Dimensonal Model Of Human Fingerprint

A team of computer scientists in the Michigan State University College of Engineering have built the first three-dimensional model of a human fingerprint.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2014

UM's Computer Science and Engineering Building

Cancer Diagnosis Software Wins UM Entrepreneurship Contest

Three University of Michigan pathologists who developed software that could improve cancer diagnosis and treatment won a statewide entrepreneurship competition organized last week by the Center for Entrepreneurship at the UM College of Engineering.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2014

William Davidson. University of Michigan photo.

Davidson Foundation Gives UM $4.35M, Henry Ford Health $3M, For Tech, Innovation

The William Davidson Foundation has awarded $4.35 million to the University of Michigan in part to fuel innovation driven by research.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2014

Michigan State University's main engineering classroom and lab building. MSU photo.

MSU Engineering Design Day Friday

More than 400 students are set to showcase their innovation and technical skills on Friday, Dec. 6, at this autumn’s Design Day in the MSU College of Engineering.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013

The inaugural national advising award for Triangle Fraternity came to MSU. MSU Engineering photo.

MSU Engineering Students Design Plan To Earn Their Advisor National Award

The brothers of Triangle Fraternity at Michigan State University had a secret plan. They thought 17 years of advising by Bernadette Friedrich, the College of Engineering’s director of student engagement, deserved much more than just a thank you, so they helped create a new national award to honor her.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/24/2013

Event Notices From Nov. 21

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2013

Awards And Certifications From Oct. 17

The latest industry-related awards and certifications earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions, groups and individuals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2013

The University of Michigan central campus.

UM’s Zell Lurie Institute Awards $26,000 To Student Entrepreneurs

The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business today announced the recipients of the fall 2013 Mayleben Venture Shaping and Dare to Dream grant programs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2013


MSU Engineering, Boeing To Use $4M Grant To Create Sensors That Detect Aircraft Cracks

The Michigan State University College of Engineering and Boeing Co. have been awarded a contract worth about $4 million from the United States Air Force to develop new designs of sensors that will better detect cracks in the second- and third-layers in airframe structures.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2013