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BYU Cybersecurity Team Wins DEF CON Competition

September 16, 2022 09:10 AM
A team of seven BYU cybersecurity students recently competed at the annual DEF CON convention in August. Although the students had never participated in any of its international competitions before, the team found numerous virtual flags and subsequently found themselves ranking in first place.
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Top Ten Tips for Engineering Majors 2022

August 29, 2022 08:48 AM
Welcome to Fall 2022, Cougars! Feeling anxious about upcoming classes? We have the top ten tips that will help you make it through this semester and the ones to come.
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First All-Female Team at SIOY Finals Invents Dating Safety App

August 11, 2022 12:29 PM
The BYU Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering continually encourages females to participate in their programs and events. As one of the largest competitions in the college, SIOY holds many opportunities for competitors, but few females have made it to the finals. This year, that changed, and SIOY had its first female team compete at finals.
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Capstone Brings Clarity to CharityVision Project

July 18, 2022 02:35 PM
According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information, vision loss can severely affect one's quality of life. For many, not having affordable eye care can hamper their ability to participate in everyday essential activities: cooking an evening meal, working a job, and reading signs and messages. Capstone recently assisted the nonprofit organization CharityVision in improving international eye care.
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BYU Alumni Offer a Solution to the Opioid Crisis

May 26, 2022 02:43 PM
Drug overdose deaths have surged since the pandemic. Discussion about the problem has risen as well, and people want a solution. Two BYU Alumni plan to provide that.
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Capstone: A Good Investment for a Farmer

May 12, 2022 12:19 PM
Each year, various BYU Engineering students complete a Capstone project that benefits businesses and other organizations. Gold Family Farms has continued to return to this program to request new innovations for automating their farm.
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Emily Quan Selected as the 2022 Truman Scholarship Finalist

Emily Quan, a Brigham Young University Honors Program student and computer engineering major, has been selected as a 2022 Truman Scholarship Finalist. The Truman Scholarship awards $30,000 to each of approximately 50 juniors throughout the country who demonstrate superior academic ability, exceptional leadership, and a strong record of service.
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A U.S. Ambassador and BYU Professor Meet in Turkey

April 11, 2022 11:11 AM
Bartholomew works at BYU and around the world, as he switches from teaching students about STEM to training teachers about instructing on STEM topics. While in Turkey, he met with many people, one of whom he did not expect.
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Gathering Again for BE Together Annual Dinner

March 23, 2022 07:02 PM
While the pandemic delayed their first annual dinner, it did not stop it. On Wednesday, March 17, BYU Engineering Together gathered for an evening of excellent meals and discussions, finishing with an impactful presentation.
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College of Engineering

Convocation

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday, April 22
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BYU Professor Receives Award and Funding for an Unexplored Area of Research

March 08, 2022 10:06 AM
After a decade of researching an area untouched by engineering, Mechanical Engineering Professor Douglas Cook applied for and received funding from the NSF CAREER award in 2021.
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International Internship Improves a Cybersecurity Student's Career Post-Graduation

February 08, 2022 11:07 AM
He already had a job. Most of his studies were completed. Soon, James Lakko would graduate, but he still had one thing left to accomplish: an international internship.
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The First AIChE Safety & Ethics Conferences Changes Students' Understanding of Engineering

January 27, 2022 03:01 PM
The BYU AlChE Chapter President Alexa Lowman expected 50 students in attendance. Instead, over 200 students came. This conference would change their perspective unlike anything ever done before.
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BYU SHPE Learns Valuable Lessons at National Convention

January 14, 2022 01:22 PM
Moving from cold Utah to sunny Florida, the BYU SHPE chapter attended the national convention held in November. The participating students not only developed as engineers, but these students learned how to increase their chances of employment after their graduation.
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Danger in Dam Nation

December 06, 2021 04:14 PM
Some call them low head dams, others call them waterfalls, but those that know their danger give them the most accurate name: the drowning machines.
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Media Interviews Dr. Hotchkiss About a Hidden Danger

November 27, 2021 12:31 PM
Across many rivers, low head dams function to raise the water level upstream. However, Professor Rollin Hotchkiss knows these dams' hidden danger, and now the media does too.
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BYU Team Overcomes Odds and Places Second at Cybersecurity Competition

November 19, 2021 02:02 PM
The Collegiate Social Engineering Competition and Training Event began in 2020 to create a place where cybersecurity students could test their abilities in real-life situation simulations. BYU achieved great results, all while staying firm in their faith.
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ZipString: Inspiration in Innovation

November 05, 2021 09:23 AM
When BYU sophomore Austin Hillam went home for the summer, he didn't expect to spend dinner with a Georgia Tech student and two missionaries talking about string.
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