Department Highlights and News

George Filz receives emeritus status

George Filz, former Professor, Director of the Center for Geotechnical Practice and Research, and Assistant Department Head, has been conferred the title of the Charles E. Via, Jr. Professor Emeritus of Civil and Environmental Engineering. The emeritus title may be conferred on retired professors, associate professors, and administrative officers who are specially recommended to the Read more…

2020 Commencement

University Commencement Page Engineering Commencement Page The Charles E. Via, Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering will be participating in the university commencement, as well as holding virtual departmental celebrations to congratulate the class of 2020 and let our graduates know that we are thinking of them over graduation weekend, even if we are Read more…

2020 First in Class Named: Julia Cadman

“I have always loved science and math and knew I wanted to be an engineer. I choose civil engineering because it allows you to work on projects that impact your community’s every­day lives. Civil engineering also provides so many opportunities to help improve our com­munity’s environmental sustainability,” said CEE Valedictorian Julia Cadman. Her dream job Read more…

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