Spring 2012

In this issue of Impact

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Feature Story

College honors alumni of year and faculty of the century at 80th Slide Rule Dinner

At its 80th annual Slide Rule Dinner, the College honored its Alumni of the Year William W. Wales '72, '73 and Raymond W. Ruddon '58, as well as two "faculty of the century," R. Gerard Albright, S.J. and Arthur C. Haman. Read

Leo Hanifin to retire as dean of College of Engineering & Science

Leo Hanifin retires from his position as dean of the College of Engineering & Science in August after 21 years. As dean, he embraced the motto, "Envision a better world, then create it." Read

Engineering centennial celebration concludes

On April 10, the College of Engineering & Science capped off its yearlong celebration of the Engineering Centennial by sealing a new time capsule for burial. Read

Renovated Chemistry Building reopens

In January, classes resumed in the newly renovated Chemistry Building. The 84-year-old building had been closed since last May to complete the renovations resulting in a major interior face-lift. Read

UDM offers Michigan’s first robotics and mechatronics engineering degree

Beginning this fall, UDM will offer the state's first bachelor's degree in Robotics and Mechatronic Systems Engineering. The program will focus on designing "intelligent" systems that could make our lives easier. Read

McNichols Campus installs charging stations for electric vehicles

The McNichols Campus has two new electric charging stations, which are available at no cost to the drivers of electric vehicles. Read

College news

Various stories from around the College of Engineering & Science. Read

Faculty news

Some recent accomplishments of the faculty and administrators of the College of Engineering and Science. Read

Dean's letter to alumni

Leo Hanifin writes to Engineering & Science alumni as he retires as dean of the College. Read

The Great Donate

It's coming!
The Great Donate

2007 Reunion

Class of 2007, join us for your 5-year reunion on Sunday, Aug. 4. Check out the 2007 Commencement photo gallery and take the Class of 2007 poll.

Senior Class Gift Campaign

Fifty-six members of the Class of 2012 have left a special legacy and made a difference for current and future UDM students. The Class of 2012 raised $2,560.12 to help furnish the student lounge in the new Student Fitness Center. Take a look at the donor honor roll and consider making a gift yourself.

Alumni Benefits: Find a classmate on the Online Community

The UDM Online Community is exclusively for UDM alumni and parents, and includes alumni benefits such as a searchable alumni directory, class notes and event registration. Visit the Community today!

Photo galleries

Find yourself in the 2012 Commencement photo galleries!