Get to know MEES’s New Program Director: Dr. Andrea Strzelec

Andrea Strzelec is returning to the University of Wisconsin–Madison to lead the Master of Engineering Engine Systems Online Master Degree Program and here’s what she tells us about her return:


What sparked your interest in combustion research?

Truly, I …

EPD travels to WE Local

Program Directors Christine Nicometo and Susan Ottmann attended WE Local Baltimore and Tampa this month and have plans to travel to St. Louis, Denver, and Bellevue. WE Local is a program created by the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) to …

Introducing Dr. Charlene Yauch

Engineering Professional Development is pleased to welcome Dr. Charlene Yauch to the Master of Engineering: Manufacturing Systems Engineering faculty. Professor Yauch will be teaching the MSE capstone course ISyE 641: Design and Analysis of Manufacturing Systems.

Professor Yauch received her …

Upcoming Online Graduate Program Webinars

NOTE: All sessions have been held and will be scheduled again for Fall 2019. View Spring 2019 Archives below:

Join an upcoming 50-minute webinar to learn what a “day in the life” of an online graduate student through the University

EPD’s Online Programs Rank Top Ten in Nation

MADISON, Wis.—The University of Wisconsin–Madison ranked ninth among schools offering high-quality online graduate engineering programs by U.S. News & World Report. This is the ninth year in a row the university has been in the top 10.

U.S. News & …

Tinjum Returns From #BikeTheSun

UW-Madison Professor Continues Solar Campaign To Provide Hurricane Relief In Puerto Rico

For some Wisconsinites, Puerto Rico is closer than others.

Jim Tinjum meets with a TV station in Eau Claire, Wis., during #BikeTheSun.
James Tinjum interviewing with a TV station during his #BikeTheSun trip.

When Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico in September …

Hot Coffee And Waste Heat: An Afternoon With Kathy Leifer 

by Sophia Dramm, marketing intern

Kathy Leifer with Bucky Badger at UW-Madison

We sit in Colectivo during the peak afternoon hour. Over blaring indie rock music and the chatter of other coffee house inhabitants, Katherine Leifer, August 2017 graduate of UW-Madison’s Sustainable Systems Engineering master’s degree program,

Persevering In The Face Of Challenges: Meet John Dolan

Grad school is hard, everyone knows it.

john_dolanWant to make it harder? Try an online engineering master’s program while raising a family with a full-time job while deployed in the Middle East with the military.

That’s what John Dolan, a …

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