• Odes to Omaha

    Odes to Omaha

    Sven Birkerts, 15 Nov 2012

    Essayist and critic Sven Birkerts reviews the new story collection by Ron Hansen M.A. '95. Hansen will read from his book on Nov. 20 in Corte Madera.

  • Engineering with a Mission

    Engineering with a Mission

    Steven Boyd Saum & Heidi Williams '06, 1 Nov 2012

    The engineering work being done today was the stuff of imagination when the School of Engineering started a century ago. Where do we go from here?

    Fall 2012

  • We, robots

    We, robots

    John Deever, 1 Nov 2012

    Adventures with the Robotics Systems Laboratory by land, sea, and sky. And in orbit.

    Fall 2012

  • Sarah Kate Wilson vs. Godzilla

    Sarah Kate Wilson vs. Godzilla

    Jeff Gire, 1 Nov 2012

    An engineering professor tackles big problems—like attracting more women to her field and transferring mountains of data through the air.

    Fall 2012

  • Deluge and drought

    Deluge and drought

    Erica Klarreich, 1 Nov 2012

    Lessons in how to wedge data into smaller spaces. And build a smarter energy grid.

    Fall 2012

  • Building biomedical tests

    Building biomedical tests

    Melissae Fellet, 1 Nov 2012

    Where engineering meets biology, the work ranges from diagnosing voice disorders to tracking toxicity in the brain.

    Fall 2012

  • The long view

    The long view

    Justin Gerdes, 1 Nov 2012

    Build it safer and stronger—sustainably.

    Fall 2012

  • Drago's gold

    Drago's gold

    Sam Scott '96, 1 Nov 2012

    From an Olympic water polo medal to designing systems for the rocket that put men on the Moon: the life and work of engineering professor Dragoslav Siljak.

    Fall 2012

  • A rivalry like no other

    A rivalry like no other

    Mark Purdy, 1 Nov 2012

    It's only a game, right? Not if we're talking soccer and USA vs. Mexico.

    Fall 2012

  • 'Silent Spring' echo still eloquent

    'Silent Spring' echo still eloquent

    Nancy C. Unger, 24 Oct 2012

    Historian Nancy Unger takes a new look at the book that launched the modern environmental movement.