CEE Stories
nelsonoutreach_870x420Summer Outreach Program funded by Dr. Peter Nelson CAREER Grant

Earlier this month, 10 high school students waded through Spring Creek sampling fish and insects as part of a summer outreach program in the Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering. The program is funded through a five-year National Science Foundation CAREER grant awarded to Peter Nelson. CAREER awards are given “in support of the early […]

Lower Arkansas River Valley VistaUSDA funds CSU Team for 3 Year Project in Colorado's Arkansas River Valley

The USDA NIFA National Integrated Water Quality Program (NIWQP) is funding a 3-yrs project for $659,955 entitled “Water Quality and Productivity Enhancement in an Irrigated River Basin through Participatory Conservation Planning and Analysis.” Dr. Timothy Gates is the Project Director (PD) and Dr. John Labadie, Dr. Ryan Bailey, and Dr. Dana Hoag (Agricultural and Natural […]

IMG_6051ASCE Student Organization Places High at Regionals

This year our student organization shined at the ASCE regional competitions in Salt Lake City, Utah. Our steel bridge team placed second overall out of 14 teams earning themselves a spot at the national competition in Corvallis May 26-27, 2017. They won first place for economy and display, second for construction speed, and third for […]

Jens BlotevogelProject Team developing Cleanup Method for Stubborn Contaminants

Jens Blotevogel, research assistant professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and co-director of the Center for Contaminant Hydrology, has received a three-year, $578,000 grant to test a promising new way to clean up PFCs, supported by the Department of Defense’s Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program. Perfluorinated compounds (PFCs), a broad class […]