HAST High School Students Doing Research at CIVS

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Picture of HAST Students at CIVSEleven high school seniors from the Hammond Academy of Science and Technology (HAST) are gaining unique learning experiences through weekly classes at CIVS. The students are taking part in the national “Project Lead the Way” program.

CIVS Receives Chanute Prize for Team Innovation

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CIVS_E_NEWS_Jan_2014_P4-3In March of 2013, CIVS was co-recipient of the Chanute Prize for Team Innovation, awarded by the Society of Innovators of Northwest Indiana (NWI).

CIVS was recognized as being a model across the nation for its integration of simulation and visualization technologies to solve real world problems, combined with its application driven approach and close partnerships with collaborators.

CIVS Students Earn Awards at Student Research Day

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Picture of CIVS Students Who Participated in Student Research DayFive CIVS students won awards at the Purdue University Calumet Student Research Day held on April 4, 2013

Purdue University Calumet Faculty Research Day

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Picture of Faculty Member receiving awardPurdue Calumet showcased 92 faculty research projects in Alumni Hall on October 29, 2013. Fifteen projects were presented by faculty collaborating on CIVS research.

Former CIVS Graduate Assistant Takes Job at Local Industry

Picture of Steven Dubec, former CIVS Graudate Assistant

Picture of Steven Dubec, former CIVS Graudate AssistantSteve Dubec, a former graduate research assistant at CIVS, recently accepted a position as a Project Engineer with Lazar Anode, one of CIVS’ research project sponsors. Steve was among two other interns in review for this position. In his new position, Steve is responsible for ensuring a project’s design functions and to work on design improvements.