Carnegie Mellon University

CEE Program

Introduction to CEE @ CMU


12-100 Course

Undergraduate Research

3D Printing for UG Engineering Education

12-401 Senior Design Final Project

Fall 2017 

Fall 2016

Fall 2015

Featured Undergraduate News Items

Monday, October 22, 2018

Two CEE Students Named Andrew Carnegie Scholars

Gabe Bamforth and Lauren Mueller have been named as Andrew Carnegie Scholars
Friday, April 13, 2018

Crossing Borders

Spending time in an unfamiliar country can teach us a lot—about others and ourselves. For CEE students, the opportunities to go abroad are vast, from spring break trips to summer programs to entire semesters. “Wherever they want to go, they can find a way to make it work with their studies,” says CEE Director of Undergraduate Programs Andrea Francioni Rooney.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018

ASCE Chapter Awarded Letter of Recognition

Our chapter was awarded a 2018 Letter of Recognition for Community Service as well as Honorable Mention for chapter activities.
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Rethinking the Rink: Sophomore Designs Safer Hockey Rink for Penguins

To create a safer sporting environment for ice hockey players, 22 students from Carnegie Mellon University, including CEE Sophomore Sally Chen, were asked to create improved dasher board systems that minimize player injury during impact. The week-long Maker Space Rethink the Rink challenge took place in partnership with The Pittsburgh Penguins and Covestro, a world-leading supplier of high-tech polymer materials.
Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Her Heart is in the Work: CEE Student Angela Ng Receives Student Service Award

As a Civil and Environmental Engineering and Biomedical Engineering double major, Angela Ng's continuous passion for academics, community service, and leadership embodies her interpretation of Andrew Carnegie's vision for the Carnegie Mellon community.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

CEE at the Meeting of the Minds

CEE students Rebecca Tien, Daniel Ha, and Roseanne Usnay presented a diverse array of projects last week alongside other undergraduate students at the Meeting of the Minds, CMU's undergraduate research symposium.
Monday, March 28, 2016

Room for Growth: Supporting Undergraduate Research Experiences

From new approaches to make environmentally friendly concrete to modeling western Pennsylvania climate, undergraduates have several options to explore research opportunities.
Friday, December 16, 2016

Seniors Represent College at NASEC Conference

CEE seniors Stephanie Tjan and Nikita Sharma represented the college at the Seventh Naval Academy Science and Engineering Conference (NASEC) in Annapolis, MD.
Monday, April 06, 2015

ASCE Ohio Valley Student Conference Highlights

Team CEE's results and highlights from the 2015 Ohio Valley Student Conference (OVSC) at the University of Cincinnati..

Featured Undergraduate Internships

Monday, August 20, 2018

Internship: Focused on Safe Closing of Coal Ash Basins

Undergraduate Simone Stein (CEE/EPP ’20) is spending her summer in Charlotte, North Carolina working with the Coal Combustion Products team at Duke Energy. She’s assisting the group, which was formed in 2014 after the Dan River coal ash spill, to implement the safe closing of North Carolina coal ash basins which are mandated by the state government.
Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Internship: Helping Michigan Clean Water Nonprofit Review United Nations’ SDGs

Roseanne Usnay (CEE ’19) is interning for the environmental program at the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation in Flint, Michigan. The foundation provides grants for both clean water projects in the Great Lakes region and clean energy projects in South America and Africa. Roseanne is enrolled in the integrated BS/MS program at CEE and just completed her undergraduate studies.
Thursday, August 16, 2018

Internship: Restoring the George Summer Internship—Ensuring Safety and Adding Appeal

CEE/EPP undergraduate Joseph Iacobellis is spending his summer working on “Restoring the George,” an initiative of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to maintain the structural health of the George Washington Bridge.
Monday, August 20, 2018

Internship: Student’s Analysis Leads to Potential Cost and Energy Savings

Tessa Weeden (CEE ’20) is spending her summer far from Pittsburgh—as an intern at the Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP). Her work focuses on making borough buildings more efficient to save both energy and money.
Thursday, September 29, 2016

Engineering Abroad: Building a ‘Mega Construction Project’ in Qatar

With a residential development, hotel, shopping mall, and amusement park, senior Ahmad Khanzada (CEE '17) spent a very busy summer working with AECOM on a development project in Doha, Qatar.
Friday, September 16, 2016

Constructing Opportunities with CMU Connections and the TOC

Senior Connor Smith (CEE '17) used his networking and interviewing skills to land a summer internship and spent his summer internship with Clark Construction.