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  • 09/07/17

    Leaders in STEM Education to be Honored at 2017 ABET Awards Gala >

    BALTIMORE—ABET has announced the names of the 2017 ABET award recipients. Every year ABET selects individuals, institutions and organizations to receive one of its awards: The Linton E. Grinter…
  • 09/05/17

    Spotlight — Patsy Brackin >

    Sitting in the main hall at the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference to interview Patsy Brackin may have been a poor choice, on my part. Her easy-to-spot location poses…
  • 08/08/17

    Spotlight — David “Hoot” Gibson >

    Most people want to end their careers on a high note. But very few of them can say they climbed the highest mountain in North America to wrap up a 35-year career in the military. Meet David…
  • 06/29/17

    ABET Co-Hosts IEA Meeting in Alaska >

    Last month, ABET and NCEES co-hosted the annual meeting of the International Engineering Alliance (IEA) in Anchorage, Alaska. ABET was represented by our CEO Michael Milligan; his wife and ABET…
  • Spotlight — Jenna Carpenter >

    At the beginning of her TEDx Talk, “Engineering – Where are the girls and why aren’t they here?” Jenna Carpenter states, “By the second grade, both boys and girls are well-acquainted with…
  • 06/01/17

    Spotlight — Leonard Bohmann >

    Leonard Bohmann is keenly aware that good engineering goes beyond solid bridges or state-of-the art buildings. For the ABET Expert, who has been a Program Evaluator (PEV) since 2005, excellent…
  • 04/27/17

    Spotlight — Emily Allen >

    You never would’ve guessed that in her early 20s, ABET Expert and dean of the engineering school at California State University, Los Angeles, Emily Allen, dropped out of college. Sitting next to…
  • 04/04/17

    ASAC Name Change to ANSAC >

      Baltimore – On April 1, the ABET Board of Delegates and Board of Directors voted to change the name of the Applied Science Accreditation Commission (ASAC) to the Applied and Natural…
  • Board Votes Wolfe ABET President-Elect >

    Baltimore – On April 1, The ABET Board of Directors elected Mary Leigh Wolfe, Ph.D. as its 2017-2018 president-elect. She will be inaugurated during the fall 2017 ABET Board of Directors Meeting…
  • 04/01/17

    ABET Past President Jerry Yeargan Passes Away >

    Fayetteville, Arks.  – On March 31, ABET Past President Jerry Yeargan passed away. After receiving both a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the…