Awards

Simply outstanding: MSU student chapter again receives AIChE honor

For the 18th time in the past 19 years, The American Institute of Chemical Engineers is honoring Mississippi State with the Outstanding Student Chapter Award.

November 21, 2019


Retired NASA astronaut shares ‘fascinating experiences’ from space, honors next generation during MSU visit

Tuesday [Oct. 29] was a memorable day in the lives of MSU Bagley College of Engineering seniors Mary Catherine Beard and Jacob Easley, who each received a $10,000 scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation. What made the occasion even more special was receiving these awards from a former NASA astronaut who also shared several inspiring…

October 31, 2019


MSU’s Vahedifard selected as Engineer of the Year by ASCE’s Mississippi Section

Civil & Environmental Engineering professor Farshid Vahedifard

A Mississippi State civil engineering faculty member is being recognized by the American Society of Civil Engineers-Mississippi Section as Engineer of the Year.

October 29, 2019


Astronaut Fred Gregory to speak, honor MSU’s newest Astronaut Scholarship recipients

Mississippi State will welcome Astronaut Fred Gregory to the Starkville campus for a special presentation to a pair of engineering students.

October 24, 2019


Civil engineering student awarded first place in EWRI paper contest

Shanika Musser, a junior civil engineering major in Mississippi State University’s Bagley College of Engineering, was recently awarded first place in the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress undergraduate paper contest. Musser’s paper is titled “Influence of Riparian Vegetation on Stream Health and Water Quality”. The paper developed from her undergraduate research work and was…

September 20, 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


Engineering well represented among newest class of Provost Scholars

Providing support for academics, study abroad, research, creative discovery and conference travel, Mississippi State’s Provost Scholarships are opening the door to a world of possibilities for 17 incoming first-year students.

September 5, 2019


Bagley researcher wins award from the National Institute for Justice

Bo Tang, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering within Mississippi State University’s Bagley College of Engineering, was recently recognized by the National Institute for Justice. Tang is the recipient of the NIJ’s New Investigator/Early Career Award for his work in helping to identify and track contraband wireless devices that are smuggled into correctional…

August 27, 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


Bagley College of Engineering earns national diversity honor

Mississippi State University’s Bagley College of Engineering is one of the inaugural honorees of the American Society of Engineering Education’s new diversity recognition program. Established this year by the ASEE and its Engineering Deans Council, the ASEE Diversity Recognition Program celebrates American universities and colleges who have made a commitment to diversity and inclusion. “The…

July 29, 2019