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Y Origami? Why not?

February 5, 2018

Not many painters can boast having their paintings on display in space. Few musicians compose pieces that assist in surgeries. Architects typically don’t design popular fashion products. But there is a hobby or passion of sorts that has its fingers in all these cookie jars: origami.

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BYU to host events for Engineering and Technology Week 2018

February 2, 2018

The BYU Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology will host events, exhibits and tours in honor of Engineering and Technology Week Tuesday, Feb. 20 – Friday, Feb. 23. All 2018 ET Week events are sponsored by IM Flash Technologies

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J-U-B, engineer

Alum balances career and family life at civil engineering firm

February 1, 2018

Jocelynn (Anderson) Crowther graduated from BYU in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering. After graduation, she decided to continue her education, and spent the next two years earning a master’s degree. Halfway through her master’s program, she entered the workforce, accepting a position with J-U-B Engineers, a civil engineering company that provides infrastructure engineering, geographic information systems, and public involvement services.

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Be prepared for the STEM Fair

January 25, 2018

Thursday, Feb. 8 will be an exciting day for BYU students and STEM organizations alike. The BYU STEM Career Fair will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the WSC Ballroom.

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Better than a hologram: BYU study produces 3D images that float in 'thin air'

January 24, 2018

BYU electrical and computer engineering professor and holography expert Daniel Smalley has long had a goal to create the type of 3D image projection we see in science fiction. In a paper published this week in Nature, Smalley details the method he has developed to do so.

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Jake LaMarr

BYU grad's story: How to go from the new kid to excelling at IM Flash

January 11, 2018

Entering the workforce after college can have a substantial learning-curve, as BYU alum Jake LaMarr can attest. LaMarr graduated from BYU in 2014 with a degree in chemical engineering and now works for IM Flash Technologies experimenting with plasma etching processes.

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Regan Homer

Alum turns internship into full-time position with Fortune 500 company

November 17, 2017

Since graduating in 2016 with a degree in manufacturing engineering technology, BYU alum Regan Homer has gone from intern to full-time manufacturing engineer at BD Medical, a Fortune 500 global medical technology company.

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PhD student wins first place for telemetry paper

November 16, 2017

Chad Josephson, a PhD student studying electrical engineering, wrote a paper with BYU professor Michael Rice that won first place at the October 2017 International Telemetering Conference (ITC) in Las Vegas, NV. 

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Ferrells, engineers

Family of engineering graduates shares insight on billion-dollar project

November 14, 2017

Nancy Patton-Ferrell (BS ’80), principal/vice president of Patrell Engineering Group, Inc., delivered a lecture to an auditorium full of students, faculty and friends on Thursday, Nov. 9. Patton-Ferrell, a civil engineering graduate, presented her address as part of the two-day Advancement Council for Engineering and Technology (ACET) Conference.

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Alum uses principles she learned at BYU to work on her dream job

November 2, 2017

Bahaar Taylor graduated from BYU in 2015 with a degree in civil engineering, and has since pursued a career as a structural engineer. She has worked on projects all over the Pacific Northwest and Maui, Hawaii. Taylor works for Erickson Structural Consulting Engineers, an engineering firm based out of Vancouver, Washington that focuses on forensic investigations and structural diagnostics, seismic evaluations, building remodels and renovations.

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