Shanshan (Shirley) Liu, PhD student of the Kontou Research Group, is awarded a Midwest Big Data Hub Learning Innovation Fellowship in Fall 2021. She will develop a data analytics module for a learning case study on alternative transportation fuels and energy use. Congrats, Shirley! More information can be found here: https://midwestbigdatahub.org/mbdh-lif-program-second-cohort/.
Dr. Kontou received an American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) ExCEEd Faculty Fellowship and will participate in the upcoming workshop scheduled in 2020 summer. Dr. Kontou is committed to implementing new pedagogies and active learning techniques to improve CEE educational outcomes. Due to COVID-19 the workshop will take place online.