SAN LUIS OBISPO — The shortage of women engineers is alarming, but Helene Finger’s hands-on efforts to close the gender gap are gaining national attention. The director of Women’s Engineering Program at Cal Poly is actively expanding female engineers’ academic and real-world opportunities.
SAN LUIS OBISPO — A recent $250,000 grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation will allow the Cal Poly Global Waste Research Institute (GWRI) to integrate new waste-related issues and environmental impacts related to nanotechnology into the school’s broader undergraduate science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) curriculum.
Incoming freshman class grows by 28 percent from prior year and is the most diverse and academically successful in university history
U-T San Diego (8/2, Kucher) reported that Ali Shaban and Taufik, who teach electrical engineering at Cal Poly and Charles Kim who teaches electrical and computer engineering at Howard University, spent this summer working full time at SDG&E (San Diego Gas & Electric) on some of the most challenging issues in the industry — to better prepare their students for the future.