Cato Laurencin Recognized by National Geographic

May 30, 2012
Cato T. Laurencin, director of the Institute for Regenerative Engineering at the Univ. of Connecticut Health Center, has been recognized by National Geographic in a special issue of its magazine devoted to “100 Scientific Discoveries that Changed the World.”

Virtual Local Section Poster Winners Present Work on April 26

April 23, 2012
Student winners of the Virtual Local Section (VLS) Student Poster Contest will present their work online at the next VLS meeting on Thursday, April 26 from 9:00-10:00 PM EDT. You can join the meeting and hear their presentations through this link . Also, student chapters from around the world are...

SBE Launches the Daniel I. C. Wang Award

April 16, 2012
The Society for Biological Engineering is happy to announce the launch of the Daniel I. C. Wang Award for excellence in biochemical engineering. This award is to show great appreciation for Professor Wang’s contributions in the classroom and beyond. He has helped to make vast progress in...

Puget Sound Meeting Featuring Starbucks Environmental Impact Manager

April 11, 2012
The Puget Sound local section AIChE April Meeting will feature Sue Long, Environmental Impact Manager from Starbucks on April 24. Sue will be speaking about sustainability and how it is intimately tied to, and driving Starbucks’ business. Their newly released Global Responsibility Report highlights...