July 6, 2018 - The Off-Road Illini - the Baja SAE team - keeps their car moving forward with a major redesign debuted at several recent competitions.
July 6, 2018 - Andrew Alleyne is honored with the highest "practitioner" award, from AACC, given to the U.S. to researchers in the controls field.
July 3, 2018 - Professor Srinivasa Salapaka presented on "“Combinatorial Optimization Problems on Networks: A Maximum-Entropy-Principle Based Framework" at the ICNPAA Congress in Armenia.
June 20, 2018 - MechSE faculty members Anthony Jacobi and Xiaofei Wang will receive $1.6 million in funding from the Department of Energy.
June 12, 2018 - MechSE alumnus Randal D. Lewis (BSME ’88) has been named to the position of President of a new Consumer Products group at Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc.
June 8, 2018 - Champaign's Orpheum Children's Science Museum, along with the campus and community, celebrated the grand opening of two new MechSE undergraduate-designed-and-built interactive exhibits.
June 5, 2018 - Illinois was one of six university teams to compete in the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest, challenged with the task of pouring a bowl of cereal in the most complicated way possible.