OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Engineering bridges to span borders

OSU CCE faculty and students are working in their separate specialties to advance civil engineering to ensure that 21st-century bridges and buildings have the resilience to last well into the 22nd century.

OSU researchers using radar to make coastal areas safer

Using existing radar technology, OSU coastal and ocean engineering researchers are helping to make coastal areas safer for all users.

Assistant Professor David Hurwitz receives prestigious ASCE ExCEEd Award

The award recognizes Hurwitz’ outstanding teaching record as a new faculty member, his contributions to the academic and surrounding community, and his proven commitment to education.

Building a foundation to lead the future

The small Albanian village Kristina Milaj grew up in is hard to find on a map. But this spirited senior in civil engineering at Oregon State University is making a very visible mark on the world as a standout student, driven humanitarian and peer leader.

OSU CCE Professor Michael Olsen receives NSF Career Award

Michael Olsen, an assistant professor in geomatics engineering in the School of Civil and Construction Engineering at Oregon State University, has received the National Science Foundation Early Career Development Award.

Education is the core of progress and quality of life. The School of Civil and Construction Engineering at Oregon State University will use innovative and effective learning tools and methods to provide Oregon, the Pacific Northwest, the United States, and the World with leaders in construction and engineering. The School is committed to pursuing new and innovative knowledge in construction and engineering that ensures safe, resilient, economic, and sustainable environments.

College of Engineering News

OSU News Release

Program expansion to continue progress with wave energy development

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Sep 10, 2014
A new grant will allow the Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center to expand its program to include research at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.… Read full story.

OSU to celebrate Johnson Hall construction on Sept. 15

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Sep 10, 2014
Oregon State University will celebrate the construction launch of its newest engineering building on Monday, Sept. 15, and the public is invited.… Read full story.
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NSF grant gives OSU unique materials characterization capability

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Sep 2, 2014
A major new grant from the National Science Foundation to acquire a $1.4 million instrument package will enhance the materials science research at OSU.… Read full story.
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Intricate algae produce low-cost biosensors

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Aug 29, 2014
OSU engineers are using diatoms, a type of single-celled algae, as a building block to create new types of biosensors.… Read full story.
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Grant to improve STEM success among underrepresented students

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Aug 29, 2014
A new $1.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation will help OSU increase retention and graduation rates of underrepresented students in STEM fields.… Read full story.

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CCE Blog

OSU CCE wins 2014 PCI Big Beam Contest

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Aug 13, 2014

Congrats to a team of Oregon State University School of Civil and Construction Engineering students as they captured the national title in the 2014 Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) Big Beam Contest! The squad, consisting of students Luke Cressman, Drew Nielson, Sandy Spencer, Jarrett Yanagida, and advised by Keith Kaufmann of the Knife River Corporation, took home… Continue reading

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OSU CCE sends four students to ITE District Conference

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Jul 14, 2014

For the first time in 67 years, the Western and Midwestern Districts of the Institute of Transportation Engineers  jointly held their annual meetings as the groups met in Rapid City, South Dakota, June 29 – July 2.  This year, OSU sent four students leaders from the campus chapter to the conference; Rachel Vogt (President), Jennifer… Continue reading

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OSU CCE celebrates the Class of 2014

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Jun 15, 2014

The OSU School of Civil and Construction Engineering handed out 181 undergraduate and 46 graduate degrees during the 2013-14 academic year as the class was honored at the annual CCE Graduation Ceremony on Friday, June 13, at the LaSells Stewart Center on the OSU campus. The event, separate from OSU Commencement, was an opportunity to recognize… Continue reading

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