Lauren Kennedy (BSEEE May 2015) received the Environmental and Ecological Engineering (EEE) Outstanding Senior Award at the EEE commencement reception on May 9, 2015. The recipient is selected based on academic performance, leadership, service, and professional activities.
Professor John Howarter, Assistant Professor in Environmental and Ecological Engineering (EEE) and Materials Engineering received the 2014-15 Society of Environmental and Ecological Engineering (SEEE) Instructional Excellence Award at the EEE commencement reception on May 9, 2015. The award was presented by Sarah Gillespie, vice president of SEEE. This award recognizes an EEE faculty member for outstanding achievement in the area of teaching.
Gamini Mendis was a recipient of the 2015 Magoon Award. The Magoon Award recognizes outstanding teaching assistants and instructors in the College of Engineering.
Hannah McAughan, a junior majoring in Environmental and Ecological Engineering, was elected to be a Senator representing the School of Engineering during the recent Purdue Student Government election.
Loring (Larry) Nies, Professor of Environmental and Ecological Engineering and Civil Engineering, received the 2015 Excellence in Environmental Engineering Education Award.
A research paper authored by Prof. Chad Jafvert and his Ph.D. student, Yingcan Zhao, was featured on the cover of the April issue of Environmental Science: Nano.