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News Listing Archive for 2014

Richardson wins Tucker Teaching Award

October 7, 2014

Richardson wins Tucker Teaching Award

CEE Associate Professor Ruth Richardson has been selected by the College of Engineering to receive the Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Tucker teaching award for 2014 read more

Liu receives two honors

September 24, 2014

Liu receives two honors

Philip Liu has recently garnered two awards which, taken together, paint an apt portrait of Professor Liu’s work and his standing in the field of Civil Engineering read more

McLaskey wins Aki Young Scientist Award

July 31, 2014

McLaskey wins Aki Young Scientist Award

Gregory McLaskey, currently a Mendenhall Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the United States Geologic Survey, will join the faculty of CEE in the fall of 2014 read more

O’Rourke receive’s the NEES Outstanding Contributor Award

July 16, 2014

O’Rourke receive’s the NEES Outstanding Contributor Award

Professor Thomas O’Rourke of the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Cornell has been selected to receive the NEES Outstanding Contributor Award in the category of “Influential NEES... read more

Stedinger given 2014 Chi Epsilon Award

May 20, 2014

Stedinger given 2014 Chi Epsilon Award

Stedinger, who has been teaching at Cornell Engineering since 1977, was cited for “his service to the students in our department with consistent dedication and sacrifice.” read more

CEE Alumni Roland Abi Nader named one of New York's "Top 20 Under 40"

April 4, 2014

CEE Alumni Roland Abi Nader named one of New York's "Top 20 Under 40"

2004 MEng recipient Roland Abi Nader was named to Engineering News-Record's list of the top 20 Construction Engineering Professionals under 40 in the New York region. Abi Nader works for AECOM... read more

Fred Kulhawy emeritus is the recipient of the 2014 Martin S. Kapp Foundation Engineering Award

April 3, 2014

Fred Kulhawy emeritus is the recipient of the 2014 Martin S. Kapp Foundation Engineering Award

Fred Kulhawy, CEE professor emeritus is the recipient of the 2014 Martin S. Kapp Foundation Engineering Award from the Geo-Institute of ASCE. The award citation reads: "For significant contributions... read more

Christine Shoemaker wins 2014 Margaret Petersen Award

February 10, 2014

Christine Shoemaker wins 2014 Margaret Petersen Award

Professor Christine Shoemaker has won the 2014 Margaret Peterson Award from the ASCE EWRI. read more

Professor Thomas O'Rourke selected to receive the 2014 Le Val Lund Award

February 6, 2014

Professor Thomas O'Rourke selected to receive the 2014 Le Val Lund Award

Tom O'Rourke has been selected by the Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering of ASCE to receive the 2014 Le Val Lund Award for Practicing Lifeline Risk Reduction. read more

Professor Jery Stedinger selected as the recipient for the 2014  ASCE Ven Te Chow Award

February 6, 2014

Professor Jery Stedinger selected as the recipient for the 2014 ASCE Ven Te Chow Award

The award is to recognize Jery's "pioneering contributions to hydrologic science and statistical methods used world-wide to quantify flood risk, address dam safety issues, evaluate water resource... read more