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Industrial and Systems Engineering

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Industrial and Systems Engineering


Whether improving the production of automobiles to iPads, optimizing the transportation of goods across the country and the world, keeping theme park crowds flowing, or helping hospitals distribute their pharmaceuticals and scheduling their operating and emergency rooms, the work of industrial and systems engineers affects the many processes and environments you encounter every day. Companies large and small are driving a growing demand for experts in designing and improving supply chains and manufacturing, transportation and user systems in every sector of the economy.

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  • OHIO engineering pair named semi-finalists in international simulation competition

    Two graduate students in the Russ College of Engineering and Technology received semi-finalist recognition for their submission in the 2020 Simio Student Case Competition, which challenges participants to solve problems using simulation software.
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  • Industrial and systems engineering students win nationally competitive scholarships

    Three Ohio University students win national scholarship from the Material Handling Education foundation. The knowledge and firsthand experience received from their classes, along with their own drive, they say helped prepare them for the scholarship.
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  • Kenworth chosen as Outstanding Co-op and Internship Employer

    Truck manufacturer Kenworth, a subsidiary of PACCAR, has been awarded the Russ College of Engineering and Technology’s Outstanding Co-op/Internship Employer for 2020. Kenworth has employed Ohio University students as interns for more than 25 years.
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  • IISE University Chapter Gold Award Recognition

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  • 2020-21 ISE Board of Advisors Scholarships Awarded

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  • ISE Alumnus Casey Davis Presents Safety at Lockheed Martin

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