Graduate Blog

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August 5, 2019

Attached please find the job advertisements for two pavement engineers positions available at ERI. 


August 5, 2019

PhD Final Defense – Yijue Diao

Molecular Insight into the Mechanochemical and Tribochemical Processes at the Confined Calcite-Solution Interface

Advisor: Professor Rosa M. Espinosa-Marzal

Date: Thursday August 22nd, 8:00 am

Location: Newmark Civil Engineering Lab, Room 1311


August 5, 2019

The Chicagoland AGC is the voice for Chicagoland’s Commercial Construction industry and we believe in supporting our future leaders by interacting while they continue their education. Through our Construction Scholarship Foundation we have awarded 73 applicants renewable scholarships amounting to more than $350,000. Many of our recipients also score internships with some of our biggest general contractor members.

Scholarship link:

July 29, 2019

August 1 is the deadline to drop a Summer Session 2 or 2B course or drop a Summer Session 1 Independent Study or Summer Full Session 12-week course with a W recorded. To drop a course, you will need to complete a Late Registration / Late Course Change form with the approval of your academic program. A W will be recorded on your academic record for the course.

August 1 is the deadline to withdraw from ALL courses for Summer Session 2 or 2B or withdraw from ALL Summer Full Session 12-week courses. You will need to complete a Withdrawal/Cancellation form and obtain a signature from your academic program. If you are an international student, you will need to get a signature from International Student Scholar Services. W’s will be recorded on your academic record.

Late Registration / Late Course Change forms and Withdrawal/Cancellation forms need to be submitted to the Graduate College before 5:00 p.m. on Reading Day, Thursday, August 1. Find the forms online. 

July 24, 2019

Please see attached for info on a Structural Engineer Intern position with HOH Engineers, Inc.