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Technology Successes

Unmanned systems major interns with Illinois utility


 (September 2017) Indiana State University senior Grant Hosticka spent the summer building connections and working with drones for the largest electric utility in Illinois.
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Technology instructor finds new calling in the classroom


 (September 2017)When senior safety management instructor Mike Williamson walks in the classroom and starts teaching, he feels the energy and  joy rising in his body.
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Students tackle topic of campus parking availability


(September 2017)The key to happiness at Indiana State University was unlocked by Michael Williamson, assistant professor of civil engineering, and students in his transportation course who conducted a parking study to locate the most abundant parking on campus during peak, weekday hours.
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Civil Engineering Students Study Parking on Campus


Summer 2017 Dean’s List Announced


Congratulations to students in the College of Technology who earned the Summer 2017 Dean’s List. This honor includes full-time students whose semester grade point average is 3.50 to 4.00.»​​

Reception Celebrating Student Career Success


(April 2017) COT students who have internships or jobs lined up for summer 2017 were recognized at a reception co-sponsored by the ISU Career Center and the College of Technology on April 27 in the Myers Technology Center. Students shared their career plans with the group and were reminded to stay in touch with faculty, staff and students at ISU so we can follow their successes. Spring 2017 students recognized for career achievement»

Riley Denning receives leadership award


(April 2017) Congratulations to Riley Denning, a junior in Technology and Engineering Education, for receiving the Sycamore Junior Leadership Award for 2017.

FIT for the Future receives program award


(April 2017) Congratulations to Females in Technology for winning the 2017 Sycamore Leadership Award for Collaborative Program of the Year - FIT for the Future! Thanks to the eight COT student organizations that contributed to the success of the 10th annual event!

ASCE enjoys success at Concrete Canoe competition

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(April 2017) Congratulations to ASCE for their successes at the annual Concrete Canoe competition, their 2nd year to compete. The "Avenged Paperweight" canoe made a successful trip to Milwaukee in a remarkably engineered mobile transportation device. The sink test was one of the top contenders and the exhibit definitely made ISU proud. Way to go team! Check out the photos on the ASCE Facebook page»

Design students gain professional experiences


(March 2017) Seven seniors in the Interior Architecture Design program traveled to St. Louis to tour and visit with professionals at four different companies: Marcia Moore Designs, Arcturis, H.O.K. and Collab. Professor Azizi Arrington-Bey and Career Center staff accompanied the students.

FiT Legacy Leaf


(March 2017) The Females in Technology re-dedicated their Legacy Leaf in celebration of ISU's Sesquicentennial.

FIT for the Future Celebrates 10 Years

ISU’s Females in Technology hosted nearly 200 enthusiastic participants in their 10th annual event. The celebration was shared by high school students, teachers, professionals in STEM career fields, and college women in STEM majors. The day included professionals sharing their career experiences and advice, hands-on workshops, and lots of networking. Save the date for March 2, 2018. See news story >>

Packaging Minor Making a Mark


(February 2017) Marybeth Greene, a senior art major with minors in packaging engineering technology and computer-aided design and drafting, is making a mark around campus. She designed the Sycamores art work in HMSU and also the program display boards for the lobbies in the Myers Technology Center and the Technology Annex.

Packaging students win 1st and 3rd in Amazing Packaging Race at PackExpo


(December 2016) The Amazing Packaging Race is a student-based scavenger hunt within the PackExpo in which the students explore numerous exhibits and complete challenges created by exhibitors. The student groups are composed of students from different universities. The competition placed the top three teams, two of which had ISU students. We had a student that was on the first placed team Kyle Moore (orange), and a student on the third placed team Travis Strauch (pink).

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