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Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering

This section of the college news site gathers stories that feature the faculty, students, staff and programs of the UA Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering. For detailed information about all other aspects of AME, please visit the department website.

Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering News

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Wildcat Engineers Celebrate 60 Years at Homecoming 2023

Appreciating a proud legacy while looking ever forward.
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Arizona Sports Hall of Fame Inducts UA Engineering’s Justine Schluntz

For her accomplishments in swimming, diving and academics, the AME alum and faculty member takes her place in Class of 2023.
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Two Aerospace Engineering Students Help Analyze OSIRIS-REx Sample

NASA interns Maanyaa Kapur and Zach Purdie are gaining career skills and helping discover how life emerged on Earth.
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Senior Becomes a Voting Member of Arizona Board of Regents

Vowing to help ensure that the basic needs of all students are met, mechanical engineering major Katelyn Rees begins the last year of her student regent appointment.