Organizations & Teams

Two students earn scholarships from Tau Beta Pi

The Tau Beta Pi engineering honor society recently presented the 2019 Mississippi Alpha Excellence Scholarship to two Bagley College of Engineering students. LeAnn Ward and Drake Pace, both seniors majoring in biomedical engineering, were selected as this year’s recipients by the Tau Beta Pi scholarship committee. The scholarship provides $500 per academic semester to each student and…

November 25, 2019


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


Tau Beta Pi welcomes new class of inductees

The Tau Beta Pi engineering honor society recently inducted 29 new members into its Mississippi State University chapter. Membership in Tau Beta Pi is by invitation only. New members are selected each semester based on grade point average, with juniors needing to rank in the top 12.5 percent and seniors in the top 20 percent…

November 21, 2019


Engineering Recruitment Leaders are taking applications

Do you want to make an impact? Do you love your experience in the Bagley College of Engineering at Mississippi State University? Do you want share your experiences with prospective students? If you answered yes to any or all of these questions, I invite you to apply to be an Engineering Recruitment Leader! As an…

October 25, 2019


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


Engineering student among MSU’s inaugural class of Pre-Health Ambassadors

Sixteen enthusiastic students from Mississippi, Alabama and Tennessee have been selected to serve as Mississippi State’s inaugural Pre-Health Ambassadors for the 2019-20 academic year.

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


Mechanical engineering unveils new student leadership suite

Mississippi State University’s department of mechanical engineering officially unveiled its new student leadership suite on Monday, September 16. Created thanks to a $250,000 donation from GTI, the new Edward “Eddie” Johnston Student Leadership Suite provides meeting and presentation space for mechanical engineering student leaders from groups such as the ME Ambassadors, the American Society of…

September 16, 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


Tau Beta Pi inducts new members

The Tau Beta Pi engineering honor society recently inducted 34 new members into its Mississippi State University chapter. Membership in Tau Beta Pi is by invitation only. New members are selected each semester based on grade point average as well as major-specific requirements. Students must demonstrate distinguished scholarship and exemplary character. The list of Bagley…

May 8, 2019