Graduate Blog

To submit an item for the graduate blog, email Joan Christian.

May 27, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic created a massive global shift to remote delivery of instruction. The consensus in higher education is that this initial shift should be considered remote learning not online learning. Online learning is a distinct discipline of pedagogy with many implications for course design. The uncertainties that come with Covid-19 mean that you may need to rethink your course design in ways that can effectively deliver the student engagement and outcomes you desire regardless of the delivery mode (e.g., online versus face-to-face).

June 3, 2020, 2:30 -3:30PM PST

Invitation to the Microsoft Education Teams Live Event-

Remote Learning in Higher Education: What is Next?

Join us to explore tips for pivoting to online and how Microsoft Teams can provide the flexibility your campus needs.

If you choose to participate in this Microsoft Team, your name, email address, phone number, and/or title may be viewable by other participants.

More info and registration

May 26, 2020

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Carnegie Mellon is inviting outstanding early-career women in CEE and related fields who are interested in pursuing teaching and research careers to apply to participate in the CEE Rising Stars workshop Series. Applications are due by June 30, 2020.

May 21, 2020

Please see attachment for more info about a Post-Doctoral Associate position in Transportation Systems
with the Monica Menendez Research Group in the Division of Engineering, NYU Abu Dhabi


May 19, 2020

This course will be taught by Professor Art Schmidt on M,W,F from 12-2 pm

Course Description: This course examines the interacting subsystems relating to urban water systems. These include the natural hydrologic cycle, the urbanized landscape, the potable-water distribution system, the sanitary sewage collection and treatment system, and the storm water collection and drainage system.

May 19, 2020

Generations Healthcare Network has a Building Construction Project Manager position available.

Attached are the detail. Applicant emails should be sent to as indicated in the attachment.