News for May 2007

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New Cal Poly Engineering Facilities Win Design Award
May 23, 2007
Opened in fall 2006 and winter 2007, Cal Poly College of Engineering facilities, the Bonderson Projects Center and Engineering IV, were recently awarded the Award of Commendation in the construction category from the Obispo Beautiful Association.


Top Graduates in the College of Engineering Named
May 21, 2007
The College of Engineering named the topmost graduates for 2007. Students received the collegewide awards in four categories: Academic Excellence, Service to the Community, Service to the University, and Service to the College.


College of Engineering Names 2007 Outstanding Graduates
May 21, 2007
College of Engineering Dean Mohammad Noori announced the recipients of the 2007 Outstanding Graduating Seniors and Outstanding M.S. and B.S./M.S. Awards


Cal Poly Concrete Canoe Team Headed to Nationals
May 09, 2007
Cal Poly engineering students from the Society of Civil Engineers recently competed against 16 other universities in the 2007 Pacific Southwest Regional Conference (PSWRC), placing first in the Concrete Canoe event and third in the conference overall. The event was hosted by the University of California, San Diego on April 12 -14.


Cal Poly Outsprints the Human Powered Vehicle Competition
May 09, 2007
The Cal Poly Human Powered Vehicle Club (HPV) won 1st place in the Female Sprint and 2nd place overall at the 2007 American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Human Powered Vehicle Competition held at the NASA Ames Research Center in San Jose.


Rutan, Branson Partner on 'Spaceliner' Service
May 03, 2007
One of Cal Poly's most noted alumni, Burt Rutan (B.S., Aero Engineering, 1965), has teamed with British entrepreneur Richard Branson to announce plans to carry people to space on Virgin Galactic.


CENG Professor Receives Fulbright Fellowship
May 02, 2007
Industrial and manufacturing engineering professor Dr. Jose Macedo was recently honored by the Fulbright Scholar Program with a grant that will send him to work at a technical university in Panama.


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