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Visit the College of Engineering website for updates and guidance from the University of Arizona on the novel coronavirus COVID-19.


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Engineering Seniors and Alumnus Team Up to 3D-Print Face Shields

When the campus closure foiled this team’s senior project plans, students turned their focus to creating face shields to protect health care workers from COVID-19.
Hamid Ghaderi and Varinia Felix

Carson Scholars Find it Easy to Be Green

Two College of Engineering students conducting environmental research will receive scholarship funds and science communications training as 2020 Carson Scholars.
Kanto family

Wildcat ‘Spirit’ Joins COVID-19 Fight

Engineering alumnus shifts to hand sanitizer production at craft distillery.

UA Team to 3D-Print Medical Masks

Engineering and health sciences researchers are teaming up to address the shortage of personal protective equipment in Tucson health care facilities.
Salter Lab opening

College Celebrates Industry-Grade Medical Device Lab for Students

Supporters tour the Peter and Nancy Salter Medical Device Design Lab and thank the donors who made it possible.
Baja Wildcat Racing

Start Your Engines: Design-Build Clubs Drive UA Students Toward Career Goals

Three engineering student clubs allow present and future Wildcats to apply STEM principles taught in the classroom to designing and building vehicles.
Traffic jam

UA Engineers Collaborate on $3.5M DOE Traffic-Flow Project

Researchers at UC Berkeley and the University of Arizona, among other institutions, plan to move automated vehicles out of the lab and onto roadways for fuel savings.
Marissa Lopez-Pier

BME Students Share Work at Research Expo

Students present research on disease detection, heart health and devices to improve surgical processes at the 8th Annual Biomedical Engineering Research Expo.