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Two Bagley students win construction industry scholarship

A pair of Mississippi State University civil engineering students have each received scholarships from the Mississippi Valley Branch of the Associated General Contractors (AGC). Bridget Abadie and Anna Norris, both seniors in Mississippi State’s Bagley College of Engineering, were awarded a Bruce Tucker Memorial Scholarship for the 2019-20 academic year. The recognition comes with a…

March 29, 2019


MSU senior named one of the nation’s top engineering students by ASCE

Over the course of his four years at Mississippi State University, senior civil engineering major Phong Ly has been no stranger to awards, honors and recognition.

March 8, 2019


Distance student combines career and enthusiasm for running into path to help others a world away

Not many people can say that they have beaten an Olympic runner or led the Boston Marathon, but Michael Johnson can. An avid runner, Johnson, 44, is currently pursuing his Doctorate in Philosophy in Civil Engineering online at Mississippi State University.

March 7, 2019


Bagley students advance to ITE regional competition

For the 10th straight year, a team of Mississippi State civil and environmental engineering students will advance to the Southern District regional traffic bowl competition. The university’s Institute of Transportation Engineers student chapter took home top prize at the Deep South ITE traffic bowl competition, qualifying them for the regional traffic bowl competition in Virginia…

March 4, 2019


Bagley alumna elected to the National Academy of Engineering

Bagley alumna Jane McKee Smith, a senior research scientist with the Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering. Election to the Academy is one of the highest professional distinctions bestowed to an engineer.

February 22, 2019


Bagley faculty member has letter on disaster response published in Science Magazine

A Mississippi State civil engineering faculty member who researches resilience against extreme events and natural hazards is responding to lessons learned from California’s deadly Camp Fire by outlining how to utilize the power of data to help improve disaster response and minimize economic loss and human harm in similar events.

January 10, 2019


Bagley student wins award at regional conference

Bagley College of Engineering graduate student Tim Murphy was recently honored with the Barry Dempsey Bituminous Technical Contribution of the Year award at the Illinois Bituminous Paving Conference. Murphy is a distance education student studying construction materials through Bagley’s civil & environmental engineering department. “We are very proud of Tim’s accomplishments,” said Isaac Howard, professor…

January 8, 2019


MSU breaks ground on Richard A. Rula Engineering and Science Complex

Construction on the Richard A. Rula Engineering and Science Complex at Mississippi State University is officially underway after today’s [Dec. 7] groundbreaking ceremony on the MSU campus.

December 7, 2018


MSU’s chapter of Engineers Without Borders wins one of four Excellence in Community Engagement awards

Mississippi State is recognizing four major outreach projects with inaugural Excellence in Community Engagement Awards.

December 7, 2018


MSU announces Rula as 2019 national alumnus

Mississippi State University is honoring construction industry leader Richard A. Rula with its highest alumni honor. In a campus ceremony on March 1, 2019, the longtime Ridgeland resident will be recognized formally as the university’s 2019 National Alumnus.

December 4, 2018