College of Engineering News

Students Hosting Engineering Event for Middle School Girls

UT engineering students (in gray shirts) help area middle and high school students during 2015's "Tomorrow's Engineers Today" event. UT's chapter of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) helps stage the event, with backing from Eastman.

UT’s Society of Women Engineers chapter is hosting its third annual spring event, “Tomorrow’s Engineers Today,” which gives middle school girls a chance to come to campus for a day and get hands-on experience in various types of engineering.

Research Into Power Systems Nets UT’s Sun NSF CAREER Award

Kai Sun, an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, received a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation.

Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Kai Sun was recently chosen by the National Science Foundation for a CAREER award, making him the third faculty member from the college chosen for such a prestigious honor since November.