News

Spring 2014

CEIE Hosts Nine Foreign Students for Summer Research

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CEIE launched its scaled-up Summer Research for Foreign University Students program in July, 2014. Nine civil engineering students from targeted universities in China, Italy, Pakistan, Taiwan and Turkey were selected from a highly competitive pool of over 50 applicants for the three week summer program…. Read More

CEIE Announces $3M Hazel Distinguished Endowed Chair

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CEIE announces the Bill and Eleanor Endowed Chair in Civil Infrastructure Engineering, which, at $3M, is the largest endowed chair at George Mason University… Read More

SAME Student Chapter Named 2013 Distinguished Chapter

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George Mason University’s student chapter of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) has been named the 2013 Distinguished Chapter by SAME headquarters…. Read More

Dr. Shanjiang Zhu Named 2014 Young Researcher of the Year by ITF

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Dr. Shanjiang Zhu was named the 2014 recipient of the International Transport Forum’s 2014 Young Researcher of the Year Award for his development of a new multi-dimensional analytical framework for methods to manage traffic congestion in cities…. Read More

CEIE Students Compete in Regional ASCE Competitions

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More than 30 CEIE students attended the American Society of Civil Engineers Virginias Conference hosted by the University of Virginia April 3-6, 2014. … Read More

New FHWA Director, Office of Bridges and Structures: Dr. Joey Hartman

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Dr. Joey Hartmann, long-time adjunct faculty member in CEIE, has been selected as the Federal Highway Administration’s new Director of the Office of Bridges and Structures. … Read More

Transportation Research Board Appoints Dr. Shanjiang Zhu

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Dr. Shanjiang Zhu has been appointed to two Transportation Research Board committees: the Committee on Traveler Behavior and Values, (ADB10) and the Committee on Transportation Economics (ABE20). … Read More

CEIE Senior Named National Scholarship Winner and VSE Commencement Speaker

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CEIE graduating senior Sathya Mathavan has been awarded the 2014 John A. Focht National Chi Epsilon Scholarship of $3500. Sathya’s award recognizes her excellence… Read More

ASCE Scholarships Awarded to CEIE Students

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The National Capital Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) awarded scholarships to three high-achieving CEIE undergraduates … Read More

Off to Nicaragua!

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Our Engineers for International Development (EfID) chapter has been awarded a travel grant from the GMU Office of Student Scholarship, Creative Activities and Research. … Read More