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Energy Systems Engineering Graduate Certificate

The Department of Mechanical Engineering, in partnership with Engineering-LAS Online Learning is introducing a new online graduate certificate in Energy Systems Engineering.  In this 12 credit program, students take two core courses online and choose two electives from a variety of online courses.

You’re Invited!!!

Please join us for an Engineering-LAS Online Learning (ELO) Open House where you can learn about each of the areas in the ELO office, practice with new technology and WACOM hardware, and learn more about the Testing Center proctoring and testing services.

Writing Workshop

Tuesday, Feb 5th (5:30-6:45pm): Writing for Scholarly Publications in Engineering Dr. Gary Mirka (Associate Dean of Undergraduate and Graduate Education, John Ryder Professor of Engineering) will lead a discussion of when, where, how, and why to write journal publications.  Also covered will be guidelines for authors and reviewers, elements of a good journal article, common mistakes, and … Continue reading Writing Workshop

Master of Engineering in Engineering Management

On line or on campus, the Engineering Management Program focuses on developing an individual’s engineering, science and management skills so they can succeed in a technology driven environment.  There is a growing need for engineers that can build and lead multi-disciplinary teams, while confronting technical and business challenges by applying a systems approach to solving … Continue reading Master of Engineering in Engineering Management

Anthropolgy 309, Introduction to Culture and Language

Introduction to study of language, culture and society from an anthropological perspective. Focus on language and thought, ethnography of speaking, discourse and narrative, writing and literacy, and media communication. Discussion of key theories and methods of linguistic anthropology. More information located here!

Professor-in-charge of online learning receives highest honor

Since 1998, the Division of Student Affairs has annually awarded one Iowa State University faculty member the Thomas B. Thielen Award. This year’s awardee is Tom Brumm, associate professor of agricultural and biosystems engineering (ABE) and professor-in-charge of online learning for the colleges of engineering and liberal arts and sciences.