Alumni

Link: MSU aerospace engineering instructor reflects on 35 years of designing airplanes

Rob Wolz is in his second year as a full-time aerospace engineering instructor at Mississippi State University.

January 6, 2020


Two engineering alums to be recognized by MSU Alumni Association

A pair of engineering alums will be recognized by the Mississippi State Alumni Association early next year.

December 18, 2019


Mechanical engineering unveils new project space for senior design class

Mississippi State University’s department of mechanical engineering officially opened the new Jack and Betty Perkinson Senior Design Review Studio on Tuesday, November 26. The room will support students in the mechanical engineering senior design class, which is a project-based course where Bagley College of Engineering students partner with businesses to create practical, engineering-based solutions to…

November 26, 2019


MSU honors 2019 Alumni Fellows

Civil engineering alumnus Gavin W. Rees has been selected as the 2019 Alumni Fellow for engineering.

November 15, 2019


Engineering grad, retired ExxonMobil exec named ECCC’s Alumnus of the Year

Mississippi State University petroleum engineering graduate Randy J. Cleveland recently was honored as Alumnus of the Year by East Central Community College, also his alma mater.

October 25, 2019


Our People: Kari Babski-Reeves

A future in higher education did not always top the list of career options for Dr. Kari Reeves. With a career in the engineering industry looming after receiving her master’s degree, Reeves decided to stay at the university where she could pursue research opportunities.

October 9, 2019


Bagley alumna earns national award from STEM organization

Headshot of Mississippi State alumna Edith Martinez-Guerra

Mississippi State University engineering alumna Edith Martinez-Guerra was recently selected as one of 12 Military and Civilian Heroes for 2019 by Great Minds in STEM. Each year, Great Minds in STEM, also known as the Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awards Corporation, actively recognizes Hispanic professionals in STEM who serve as role models for the next…

August 23, 2019


Sullivan wins prestigious aerospace association award

Aerospace engineering professor Rani Sullivan has been chosen as the 2019 recipient of the Hermann Oberth Award by the Greater Huntsville Section of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. The award is presented each year to a section member in recognition of outstanding individual scientific achievement or for the promotion and advancement of the…

June 19, 2019


Link: At 82, professor emeritus Bill Jones still helping MSU crank out engineers

From The Commercial Dispatch: A stack of papers sits on a desk beside Bill Jones’ laptop in his Greensboro Street home in Starkville. The final exams for his 70 mechanical engineering students at Mississippi State University represent, by Jones’ estimate, about 15 hours of meticulous grading work he knocked out between Friday afternoon and Sunday…

May 7, 2019


Engineering grad student, assistant professor recognized at PCSW awards ceremony.

Five outstanding women, two of whom were from the Bagley College of Engineering, were recognized at Mississippi State during the annual President’s Commission on the Status of Women Awards ceremony.

April 12, 2019