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College of Engineering news

October 31, 2022

UW-Madison a partner in $15 million effort to commercialize more university advances

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is among 14 Midwest universities to join the National Science Foundation Innovation Corps (I-Corps) network—a program designed to move more discoveries from research laboratories into the…

February 11, 2019

Graduate students Sanger, Song earn teaching assistant awards

Engineering graduate students Morgan Sanger and Changyue Song are among the winners of the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s 2018 Campus-Wide Teaching Assistant Awards. Sanger, a master’s student in geological engineering, received…

Photo of UW-Madison engineering students and women in Tharaka Nithi County in Kenya
August 23, 2018

Vest is best: Students design water-carrying device for rural Kenyans

Nicole Froelich was just starting her first year at the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering in fall 2017, but she had heard about Interdisciplinary Engineering 170 from a few…

June 7, 2018

Boldt, Welbilt sponsor research grants

College of Engineering faculty are partnering with industry sponsors on two one-year research projects. Industrial and Systems Engineering Professors Raj Veeramani and Shiyu Zhou are principal investigators on a $149,749…

September 14, 2017

U.S. News 2017-18 undergrad rankings announced

The University of Wisconsin–Madison is tied for 12th among public institutions in U.S. News & World Report’s latest college rankings. Overall, UW–Madison ranks 46th in a six-way tie, while the…

March 14, 2017

College graduate programs ranked highly

In the 2018 edition of U.S. News & World Report‘s “Best Graduate Schools,” several engineering programs ranked highly. Not all programs are ranked every year; this year, ranked specialties include…

February 9, 2017

Freshmen twins and triplets lay future foundation with engineering majors

Two’s company, three’s a crowd and seven’s a freshman engineering cohort at the University of Wisconsin Madison. In 2016, two sets of identical twins and a set of triplets began…