Space Cowboys rocket team to hold public launch

Rocket launch infographic

With an eye towards an upcoming national competition, Mississippi State University’s student-led rocket team, the Space Cowboys, will be conducting a test launch on Saturday, October 26 that will be open to the public. The launch is scheduled to take place at approximately 10:00 a.m. at the Mississippi State Dairy Farm, located at 2980 Turkey…

October 21, 2019

Two Bagley student organizations claim NASA grant

Two Mississippi State University student-led engineering teams have won an award from the Mississippi Space Grant Consortium Student Led STEM Activities Program. The Space Cowboys Rocket Team and Xipiter UAS Team each earned approximately $15,000 to support team activities. The two teams will use their award funding to offset expenses associated with participating in student…

September 19, 2019

Bagley researchers awarded NSF grant to examine the role of culture in encouraging women to pursue engineering fields

A $200,000 grant from the National Science Foundation will allow researchers from two Mississippi State University engineering departments to encourage young women to enter science-based computing fields. Aerospace engineering professor Rani W. Sullivan and electrical and computer engineering assistant professor M. Jean Mohammadi-Aragh were awarded funding from the NSF’s Research Initiation in Engineering Formation program….

July 23, 2019

Strike up the band: Two engineering students selected as drum majors for 2019-20 Famous Maroon Band

Two Bagley students are among the four new drum majors who have been selected to lead Mississippi State’s Famous Maroon Band during the upcoming academic year.

July 18, 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

MSU kicks off unmanned aircraft systems Delta Region Initiative

Mississippi State University is once again using unmanned aircraft systems expertise and resources to benefit the Magnolia State.

March 20, 2019

Hyde-Smith announces $7.2 million Army contract to Mississippi State

February 25, 2019

Aerospace engineering professor, alumna receive international top paper honor from Institution of Mechanical Engineers

A Mississippi State University Bagley College of Engineering professor and a recent graduate have been named recipients of the 2018 George Stephenson Gold Medal, awarded for the best original paper published by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.

February 1, 2019

Bagley student wins one of four achievement awards from MSU’s Association of Retired Faculty

An aerospace engineering major is one of four MSU students who are the newest recipients of outstanding achievement awards from the university’s Association of Retired Faculty.

December 6, 2018

Bagley students initiated into engineering honor society

The Mississippi State University chapter of Tau Beta Pi recently welcomed 40 Bagley College of Engineering students into its ranks. Tau Beta Pi is the second-oldest honor society in the United States. In order to join, students must be in the top eighth of their junior class or top fifth of their senior class, making…

November 28, 2018