A UVM Alumna and two UVM CEMS students were recognized during the Engineers Week Banquet held on Friday, February 25, 2011 at UVM in the Fleming Museum as part of National Engineers Week February 20–26, 2011. Governor Peter Shumlin signed the proclamation for National Engineers Week to raise public understanding and appreciation of engineers' contributions to society. Founded in 1951 by the National Society of Professional Engineers, it is among the oldest of America's professional outreach efforts.

More than 75 professional societies, major corporations and government agencies, dedicated to ensuring a diverse and well–educated future engineering workforce by increasing understanding of and interest in engineering and technology careers among young students and by promoting pre–college literacy in math and science.

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Undergraduate Summer Research Opportunities
Algae as a renewable energy source, concrete recycling and reduction of mining of virgin aggregate, and flume studies on log jam base structures in rivers are all summer undergraduate engineering research projects in the UVM College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences. continued

UVM Ski Team Has Three Sets of Siblings
The University of Vermont now has three sets of siblings on its ski team including Nordic skiiers Caitlin and Scott Patterson, sister and brother from Anchorage, Alaska. Along with two other sets of skiing siblings... continued



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