Luo Receives Fellowship

Congratulations to Jie Luo on receiving a 2015-2016 Dissertation Completion Fellowship from the Graduate College!  This program provides one year of full support for outstanding students as they complete the doctoral degree, and a record number of nominations from across the university were received this year.  Jie is working under the supervision of Prof. Larry Fahnestock and Prof. James LaFave, and he is planning for a career in academia when he graduates next year.

Fahnestock Receives CEE Advising Award

Prof. Larry Fahnestock recently received the University of Illinois Civil and Environmental Engineering Excellence Award for Undergraduate Advising and Mentoring.  This award recognizes a faculty advisor whom undergraduate students have selected as an outstanding advisor, providing them assistance and guidance in all aspects of their educational experience.