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Building Futures: Engineering Alum Establishes Endowed Scholarship

May 6, 2024
Rafiqul Chowdhury, owner and president of Quadrant Engineering, P.C., in New York City, recently established the Quadrant Engineering – Chowdhury Family Future Leaders Endowed Scholarship to help UCF students who share his drive and resolve. Chowdhury’s time at UCF almost didn’t happen. He was determined to follow his older brothers to the University of Miami.…

UCF Researcher Receives Honors from Civil Engineering Organizations

July 26, 2023
Thomas Wahl, associate professor of civil engineering and a member of the UCF Coastal Systems Faculty Cluster, has received the Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize from the American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE) and the Early Career Science Medal from the International Association for the Physical Sciences of Oceans (IAPSO). The dual accolades…

3 Faculty Awarded With Promotion and Tenure

July 14, 2023
One-hundred-forty-three UCF faculty members, including three from the UCF Department of Civil, Environmental and Construction Engineering, recently achieved significant career milestones in earning promotions and tenure for the 2022-23 cycle. The approved faculty­ — 93 for promotion, 49 for promotion and tenure and one for tenure — underwent a rigorous evaluation of their work and…