Monthly Archives: April 2017

Student Wins $4,000 NASA Grant

CET student Noah Sonne, a junior in the College’s engineering program, was awarded a $4,000, NASA-funded North Carolina Space Grant Undergraduate Research Scholarship for the 2017-18 academic year. Sonne’s research seeks to understand how vibration energy moves in complex coupled systems.  He will evaluate whether such systems could be used for harvesting and storing energy that is produced from vibrations that

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TechnoQuest at ECU Brings Girl Scouts to STEM-Related Event

The College of Engineering and Technology, along with Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines, recently hosted TechnoQuest on ECU’s campus.   The event brought more than 140 middle and high school Girl Scouts from eastern North Carolina (ENC) to participate in four of 15 hands-on, science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) -related workshops. From DNA testing to 3D modeling

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College Sends Cyber Team to Mid-Atlantic Competition

The College’s Department of Technology Systems and its Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE) cyber defense team attended the 2017 Mid-Atlantic Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (MACCDC) March 31 through April 1 at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland. MACCDC is an annual competitive event that has been running since 2006 and provides Mid-Atlantic universities and

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These Four Grads Truly Proved Tomorrow Starts Here

For the fall 2016 graduation ceremonies, the College of Engineering and Technology lived up to ECU’s promise: Tomorrow starts here. For the college, “tomorrow” is represented by the new Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering (BME) program, and it all started with Matthew Cadmus, Bryce Cranwell, Danny Vargas and Elizabeth “Blair” Meriwether Weaver. They are the first graduate students to

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