Carnegie Mellon University
April 13, 2015

Cartwright Honored With Prestigious ASEE Award

Cartwright Honored With Prestigious ASEE Award American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) has selected Professor Emeritus Larry Cartwright as the recipient of the 2015 ASEE Robert G. Quinn Award. This award recognizes his distinguished accomplishments and outstanding commitment to and influence on the undergraduate civil engineering students of Carnegie Mellon University over a 38‐year career, for development of imaginative senior capstone design projects, and for a unique design and construction course that yielded many permanent improvements on the Carnegie Mellon campus.

This is honor is the most recent of awards that recognize Cartwright’s commitment to students in CEE.  Over his tenure with the department he has received the Ryan Teaching Award, Teare Teaching Award, and ASCE – Pittsburgh Section Professor of the Year Award. Cartwright’s motivation and heart has always been in advising and working with students. The connection he makes with each and every CEE undergraduate student has made our department a very special place.

Congratulations, Larry!