The Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) recently awarded Clare Rimnac, associate dean of research and the Wilbert J. Austin Professor of Engineering, with the 2013 ORS Women's Leadership Forum Award.
The ORS Women's Leadership Forum seeks to mentor, foster, encourage and inspire women in orthopaedic research at all stages of their careers, and advise and support women on career and leadership opportunities in orthopaedic-related organizations.
Today James M. Anderson adds another honor to an already impressive list: membership in the National Academy of Engineering (NAE).
The recognition comes a decade after Anderson won election to the Institute of Medicine, five years after he won election to the Association of American Physicians, and a year after he won election to the American Academy for the Advancement of Science. It also comes 19 days after he won the 2013 Acta Biomaterialia Gold Medal from the American Physical Society.
Engineers Week runs Feb. 14th through the 22nd and offers engaging engineering activities for everyone--from the Engineering Carnival to a trivia night at the Jolly Scholar and a light bulb drop in Nord Hall.
Registration is now open for the E-Week banquet on Feb. 21, which includes a panel discussion on "Smart Buildings with Green Technologies," led by CSE's Alexis Abramson and featuring a distinguished panel of experts from Eaton Corporation, The Jacob Group, Higley Construction and Green Concepts International. Faculty, staff, alumni and friends can register here and students can register here. Registration is open until Feb. 15; don't miss out on this campus-wide celebration of engineering!
As part of its Speaker Series, the Great Lakes Energy Institute presents Marija D. Ilic, professor of electrical and computer engineering and engineering and public policy at Carnegie Mellon University.
Professor Ilic will discuss "Dynamic Monitoring and Decision Systems for Sustainable Electric Energy Service" on Mon. Feb. 11 at 11:30 a.m. in Nord 310.
Learn more and register now.
Case Western Reserve University is teaming with TECH CORPS to offer FREE Techie Camps this summer. Techie Camp is a full day, weeklong program designed to engage elementary and middle school students in hands-on, interactive STEM-related activities. Students take a deep dive into subject matter focused on robotics, programming, Android app or web development and emerge with skills that are useful in today’s classroom and tomorrow's workplace.
With financial support from the Gelfand Engineering and Technology Education Fund, TECH CORPS will implement its Techie Camp® program with a total of 120 Cleveland Municipal School District (CMSD) and Breakthrough Charter School (BCS) students. All of the camps will be held on the campus of Case Western Reserve University.
Students interested in being selected to participate will need to turn in a complete Application Packet before the Friday, February 28, 2014 deadline.