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Dr. Kristina Ropella, Dean of the Opus College of Engineering at Marquette University.

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Marquette engineering professor receives $500,000 award from Department of Energy
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Marquette engineering professor receives $500,000 award from Department of Energy

Dr. Nathan Weise said his project, “Ultra-Fast Resonant DC Breaker,” will develop a direct-current, transformational, state-of-the-art breaker.

Entrepreneurial alumnus named Marquette University’s first innovator-in-residence
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Entrepreneurial alumnus named Marquette University’s first innovator-in-residence

Chuck Swoboda, former CEO of Cree Inc., to educate next generation of innovative leaders within the Opus College of Engineering

Marquette professor Henry Medeiros receives young scholar award
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Marquette professor Henry Medeiros receives young scholar award

Medeiros studies a major factor that separates man from machine.

Marquette professor awarded $1.4 million grant to study metal reduction technique in CT imaging
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Marquette professor awarded $1.4 million grant to study metal reduction technique in CT imaging

“Oftentimes, metal implants can negatively alter CT images, making diagnosis challenging. Since CT scans are used to plan radiation therapy, these image degradations can lead to treatment inaccuracies.”

Marquette receives $2.5 million gift to support Innovation Alley leadership initiatives and men’s basketball program
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Marquette receives $2.5 million gift to support Innovation Alley leadership initiatives and men’s basketball program

The gift will support the men’s basketball program and Innovation Alley leadership development initiatives.

Marquette professor elected fellow of the National Academy of Inventors
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Marquette professor elected fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

Dr. Jay Goldberg recognized for engineering patents and contributions to design, innovation and entrepreneurship in education

Marquette receives $597,000 from federal government to support financial and educational needs of doctoral students in electrical engineering
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Marquette receives $597,000 from federal government to support financial and educational needs of doctoral students in electrical engineering

Grant aims to increase student preparation for careers in higher education and research in electrical engineering

Marquette engineer receives $1.5 million from U.S. Air Force to study how to prevent accidental detonations of explosives and propellants
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Marquette engineer receives $1.5 million from U.S. Air Force to study how to prevent accidental detonations of explosives and propellants

Dr. John Borg will develop a surrogate substructure to test and reduce accidental detonations

Marquette researcher receives $1.5 million NIH grant to study congenital cardiovascular disease
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Marquette researcher receives $1.5 million NIH grant to study congenital cardiovascular disease

Dr. John LaDisa will develop criteria for surgery and long-term treatment of patients with coarctation of the aorta

Alumni couple donates $2 million to grow mental health research and launch engineering student success center
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Alumni couple donates $2 million to grow mental health research and launch engineering student success center

The collective impact of the McShanes’ gifts empowers Marquette to teach students who become men and women for and with others and who go out to Be the Difference in our world.

Milwaukee philanthropist Michael Cudahy gives $1 million to Marquette to support first-generation engineering students
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Milwaukee philanthropist Michael Cudahy gives $1 million to Marquette to support first-generation engineering students

This is the second major gift Cudahy has given to Marquette.

Marquette receives $1.2 million NSF grant to attract and retain secondary science, technology, engineering and math teachers
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Marquette receives $1.2 million NSF grant to attract and retain secondary science, technology, engineering and math teachers

Marquette aims to graduate 28 students with teaching degrees and secondary licensure over the course of the five-year grant.

STEM Forward Honors Milwaukee’s Finest Engineers and STEM Leaders
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STEM Forward Honors Milwaukee’s Finest Engineers and STEM Leaders

Ropella, Dean of the Opus College of Engineering at Marquette University, is named 2016 Engineer of the Year.

Marquette’s engineering dean receives honors from Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Network and STEM Forward
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Marquette’s engineering dean receives honors from Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Network and STEM Forward

“I am both honored and humbled,” Dr. Kristina Ropella, Opus dean of Engineering said.

Marquette Opus College of Engineering receives three grants worth $630,459
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Marquette Opus College of Engineering receives three grants worth $630,459

Grants will fund two projects and start a robotics program within local high schools

Marquette alumni couple give $3.5 million gift for scholarship aid
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Marquette alumni couple give $3.5 million gift for scholarship aid

This is the second scholarship Don and Fran Herdrich have endowed at Marquette.

Marquette, Rexnord to launch ‘Bridge to Business’ program for young engineers
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Marquette, Rexnord to launch ‘Bridge to Business’ program for young engineers

Effort propelled by $1 million corporate gift from Rexnord

Marquette Opus College of Engineering to guarantee admission to select Bruce-Guadalupe Community School students
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Marquette Opus College of Engineering to guarantee admission to select Bruce-Guadalupe Community School students

The students will make their initial visit to Marquette Wednesday, June 24, to tour the campus and visit the engineering labs.

Marquette names next Opus Dean of Engineering
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Marquette names next Opus Dean of Engineering

Dr. Kristina Ropella, interim dean will assume permanent role

Milwaukee universities team up to boost startups from research
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Milwaukee universities team up to boost startups from research

Milwaukee joins National Innovation Network through grant

In inaugural address, Marquette’s Lovell maps out future priorities, vision
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In inaugural address, Marquette’s Lovell maps out future priorities, vision

President Michael R. Lovell was officially inaugurated today as Marquette University’s 24th president.