Prepare for the NSF GRFP Award

September 20, 2017
6:00-8:00 pm- Chittenden Hall (+Online)
Presented by
Dr. Ryan Bixenmann
Michigan State University PhD Career Services

The MSU AGEP Program & PhD Career Services is pleased to invite you for an
online workshop series to help you prepare for the NSF GRFP Awards due
the week of October 23, 2017.

Hunter Jones - Von Ehr Scholar

Hunter Jones, a first-year student from Bloomfield Hills who will study mechanical engineering. He has always been fascinated with engines and is interested in exploring a career in that field. He also hopes to study abroad. He is a 2017 graduate of Bloomfield Hills High School.
A $1 million endowed scholarship fund was established in 2006 by James R. Von Ehr II, a 1972 computer science graduate and successful entrepreneur who has long demonstrated his commitment to MSU and the college through service and philanthropy.

ME - ABET Accredited

With an overall 1 1|2 year review of the entire mechanical engineering program, the Department of mechanical Engineering receives full acceptance of its program for the next 6 years and the next accreditation visit from ABET.

Gentz and Toulson receive SAE Myers Award

Myers Award for Outstanding Student Paper

Gerald Gentz and Elissa Toulson authored the Best Student Paper of the Year for SAE entitled, "Experimental Studies of a Liquid Propane Auxiliary Fueled Turbulent Jet Igniter in a Rapid Compression Machine." The paper was presented at SAE World Congress last year and was selected to be published in the SAE Journal of Engines in 2017.

Established in 1997,

Anthony presented with NSF Career Award

Rebecca Anthony, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering in the Michigan State University College of Engineering, has been awarded a five-year, $500,000 NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award to research nanostructure manufacturing that will make LED lights more efficient and versatile. NSF CAREER awards support junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research and education.