2014 Tau Beta Pi Annual Convention in Spokane, WA
The 2014 Tau Beta Pi Convention will be held in Spokane, WA, on October 2-7, and hosted by the Washington Delta Chapter at Gonzaga University. Events will take place at the Spokane Convention Center and Davenport Hotel.
Students Innovate and Invent in 24-Hour Challenge
On April 5-6, 2014, 28 SEAS students participated in INNOVENTION, a 24-hour competition that tested students’ resourcefulness, creativity, and business knowledge.
GU's First Engineering Student with a Dance Minor
Hannah Wentz (’14) is not easily daunted. Neither a wintry cold river, nor a big, hairy honors thesis project slows her down. She is a mechanical engineer and a dancer.
2014 Outstanding SEAS Student: Alex Williams
The computer science graduate Alex Williams was selected unanimously among Department Chairs for the 2014 Award for Academic Excellence for the School of Engineering & Applied Science.
SEAS Students’ App Offers Quick Reply to Texts
An app developed by students for a computer science class is now available to download.
SAE Bulldog Mini Baja Goes to Texas
For the first time in 20 years, Gonzaga University Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) members participated in the SAE Collegiate Design Series.
Dr. Niezgoda Recognized As Exemplary Faculty
Congratulations to Civil Engineering Associate Professor Sue Niezgoda, Ph.D., P.E., who has been recognized with a 2014 Gonzaga University Exemplary Faculty Award!
Cheers for Engineers
Cat Truong (EE) acknowledges that there are stereotypes of both cheerleaders and engineers, and most people think that those stereotypes "don't really mix." But she and fellow senior Becca Ryan (CE) proved that they could succeed in both worlds.
Dean Silliman's "Reflections on Water in Benin"
Stephen E. Silliman, dean of Gonzaga University’s School of Engineering and Applied Science, led a discussion called “Reflections on Water in Benin, West Africa” for the Greater Gonzaga Guild in November 2013.
Innovative Teaching: Steve Zemke
I was a design engineer for 23 years at Bell Labs and Hewlett Packard. Both are very good firms, but I wanted to do something different.
Brazil to Gonzaga: Stem Studies
Three-hundred-level engineering classes are already pretty tough, but junior Naira Malaquias takes them in a foreign language.