THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON
College of Engineering
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UA ENGINEERS AT WORK
On the job with a structural engineer
What exactly does a structural engineer do?
Learn this and more in this edition of UA Engineers at Work with civil engineering alum Joshua Thomas. See all videos.
I chose UA because it offered the only corrosion engineering bachelor’s degree program in the country. There was no question I was going to come here.
— Rogelio De Las Casas,
majoring in corrosion engineering
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Engineering face shields for medical teams
College of Engineering faculty, students and alumni have joined with others to design and manufacture 45,000 face shields to Akron hospitals
The best is yet to come
See the best engineering stories from 2019 and review new initiatives