SAU aims to double engineering graduates in five years
St. Ambrose is actively recruiting women for STEM careers.
"The bulk of SAU industrial engineering graduates have jobs before they graduate."
Rolled out this fall, the Mechanical Engineering program is the only program in the Quad Cities and one of only three in Iowa. With this new offering from the Engineering and Physics Department, St. Ambrose is preparing to become a direct competitor in that field with other public, Midwestern universities.
Research-engaged undergrads are evaluating various effects on physical balance, developing a virtual and robotic model of a hand—and finding turtles.
Area youngsters created and raced cars of their own designs—and explored the field of engineering.
Not sure what industrial engineers do? Join us for pizza with professionals, an overnight visit, or a "Girls' Night Out."
Samantha Lee '09 will conduct AIDS research in Trinidad and Tobago for 10 months beginning in January 2010.