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Upcoming Events 



Dr. Xitong Liu joins CEE department

August 31, 2019

The CEE department welcomes Dr. Xitong Liu, who has joined us as an assistant professor.

CEE students receive ASCE chapter awards

April 23, 2019

The National Capital Section (NCS) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recognized four female CEE students at its annual ASCE NCS Awards Banquet, held March 19 in Arlington, VA.

Priyanka Ali wins 2019 GW Research Days competition awards

April 16, 2019

CEE graduate student Priyanka Ali won awards in two categories at the 2019 GW Research Days competition.