More Women Engineers Than Ever

More Women Engineers Than Ever

Proud to welcome the most diverse freshman class in the College's history!

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Meet Denzel McCauley, a sophomore in civil engineering who participates in the Morrill Engineering Program. MEP empowers underrepresented engineering students to achieve academic excellence and grow as leaders.

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Nearly half--46 percent-- of the 190 incoming #ILLINOIS CS students are women! 
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General Engineering major changes name to Systems Engineering and Design 
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NPRE student helps develop winning startup in Nuclear Innovation Bootcamp 
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#ILLINOIS Professor Sheldon Jacombson leads team of students to analyze the possible outcomes of the 2016 elections: 
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#ILLINOIS Blue Waters supercomputer is helping create topographic images for White House Arctic Initiative 
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#ILLINOIS biomedical engineers take 2nd place at NIH DEBUT Challenge with sepsis chip design 
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John Dallesasse of #ILLINOIS ECE leading team of researchers with a $2.5 million budget on transistor laser project 
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Two #ILLINOIS NPRE Assistant Professors to validate computer coding for power plant operations 
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King Li, M.D., MBA to serve as the inaugural dean and chief academic officer of Carle Illinois College of Medicine 
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#ILLINOIS MechSE graduate Adam Tilton & founder of startup Rithmio, will get you running with his new technology 
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Gifts in Action

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Chase Duncan
BS, Computer Science

Before coming to Illinois, Chase dropped out of the 9th grade, worked hard at a community college, and was accepted as
a transfer student. While getting married
with a baby son along the way. Chase is a guy who is up for a challenge.

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