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student learning over concrete water system in rural area abroad

Feb 07, 2018

EWB: Global Engineering for Students and Developing Communities

Written by Maria Franko, a fourth year student pursuing a BS in Civil Engineering and an MS in Environmental Engineering. About me Maria Franko is a fourth year student pursuing a BS in Civil Engineering and an MS in Environmental Engineering with a minor in Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies. In addition to serving as the President […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

student with mountains in background

Jul 05, 2017

Studying the Science and Politics of Climate Change in Singapore, Jakarta, and Bali

Written by Tyler Gogal, a rising second year engineering student.  About Me Tyler Gogal has an interest in using the power of engineering and other sciences to address environmental problems. He came to Boston from his hometown of Falls Church, Virginia, and here at Northeastern has been a volunteer in Science Squad and SquashBusters. Studying […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

students in matching team yellow shirts at event

Nov 16, 2016

Northeastern’s American Society of Civil Engineers

Written by Erin Dillman, a second year Civil Engineering student. About Me Erin Dillmann is a second year Civil Engineering student and is the Webmaster for the American Society of Civil Engineers student group. Northeastern’s American Society of Civil Engineers What is it exactly that Civil Engineers do? To find out, come out to a Northeastern University […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

student smiling with brick wall in background

Oct 06, 2016

Call Me Curious: Exploring Electrochemistry and Water Remediation

Written by David Berroa, fourth year Industrial Engineering student. About Me David Berroa is a fourth year, Industrial Engineering student. He is currently a Torch 8 scholar, ROUTES scholar, and a member of the Huntington 100 class of 2015. While at Northeastern, David has interned in various engineering fields, including, construction at Consigli, water remediation […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

group of students in front of poster they presented

Jul 13, 2016

Capstone, Re-imagining Forsyth Street

Written by Sarah Ebaugh (center in photo) who is a recent BS in civil engineering graduate from Northeastern. About Me During Sarah’s years at Northeastern, she was a part of the student chapter of American Society of Civil Engineers, which included the role of webmaster during her senior year. Sarah completed three co-ops, two in […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

student on bridge overlooking mountains in India

Jun 27, 2016

Climate Change and Social Resilience in India

Written by Sofia Catalina, a rising second year Chemical Engineering student. About Me Sofia Catalina is a rising second year chemical engineer who hopes to minor in environmental science and sustainable business practices and someday use her engineering skills to solve environmental problems. At Northeastern, Sofia is involved with Engineers without Borders, the Society of […]

Chemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jun 21, 2016

Immersive experiential education at its best

Julieta Moradei, BS, Civil Engineering, 2016—originally from Argentina, spent the early years of her education in Montreal, Canada. She is a member of the class of 2016 majoring in civil and environmental engineering. Julieta has taken an interdisciplinary approach to her education and has leveraged clubs, such as Engineers Without Borders, co-ops, and coursework to […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

students posed in front of a concrete canoe

May 18, 2016

Will It Float: Concrete Canoe

Written by Maria Kelly is a fourth year civil engineering student.  About Me Maria is the project manager of the concrete canoe team along with Steven Hock and Alysa Longo. She is currently on co-op at VHB and working with the Transit and Rail team. Will It Float? Concrete canoe provides an incredible outlet for […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering