Turning a New Chapter in Campus History
Work has started on a $25 million expansion and renovation of Rose-Hulman’s student union, following a May 27 groundbreaking ceremony. The project, adding 19,010 square feet and remodeled space within the existing student center, is being supported by a $9 million lead gift from Linda and Mike Mussallem, a 1974 alumnus who is chairman and chief executive officer of Edwards Lifesciences.
English Professor Julia Williams, PhD, is among faculty in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences who are known for pushing their students to develop strong written and oral communications skills.
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Just how high does a fly ball fly? The architects designing the Seattle Mariners’ Safeco Field in the 1990s needed to know, because it seemed possible that the new baseball stadium’s retractable roof might interfere with the game below if a fly ball would hit the ceiling.
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Spotlight on Professor Diane Evans, specializing in teaching statistics. Evans likes to run her class like a conversation.
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Award-winning civil engineering educator Jim Hanson, PhD, believes teaching is more about giving students the ability to ask the right questions than providing future engineers with just skills to address tomorrow’s challenging problems.
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