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National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering Becomes ABET Associate Member Society
November 18, 2014
The National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering, Inc. (NACME) is the newest Associate Member Society of ABET, the accreditation organization dedicated to assuring quality in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology education.

Larry A. Kaye Receives 2014 Linton E. Grinter Distinguished Service Award
November 1, 2014
ABET has named Larry A. Kaye, Ph.D., P.E., as the 2014 recipient of its Linton E. Grinter Distinguished Service Award. He was honored at the ABET Annual Awards Banquet in Baltimore on October 31, 2014.

ABET Inducts Bowman, Kelly as 2014 Fellows
November 1, 2014
Longtime ABET volunteers Douglas R. Bowman, Ph.D., P.E., and David P. Kelly, MBA, were inducted as Fellows of ABET during the 2014 ABET Annual Awards Banquet in Baltimore on October 31.

Cornell and Purdue Programs, DeLoatch Named 2014 Diversity Award Winners
November 1, 2014
ABET is pleased to announce the 2014 winners of its prestigious Claire L. Felbinger Awards for Diversity: Cornell Diversity Programs in Engineering, Purdue Women in Engineering Program, and Eugene M. DeLoatch, Ph.D.

2014-15 ABET Board of Directors Officers Installed
November 1, 2014
ABET, the recognized accreditor for college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology disciplines, installed its new officers on November 1 at the semiannual meeting of its Board of Directors, held in Baltimore.

ABET President Monte Phillips Elected ASCE Distinguished Member
April 7, 2014 
ABET President Monte Phillips was recently elected to become a distinguished member of the American Society of Civil Engineers(ASCE). 

Lawrence G. Jones Elected 2014-15 ABET President-Elect
March 25, 2014 
On March 22, the ABET Board of Directors elected Lawrence G. Jones, Ph.D., as its 2014-15 President-Elect. Jones will be inaugurated at the fall 2014 ABET Board of Directors Meeting in October. 

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