Russ College of Engineering and Technology

Chemical engineering graduate becomes master distiller

November 17, 2022 Chemical engineering graduate Ian Stirsman is the master distiller for Ross & Squibb Distillery, the home of George Remus Bourbon and Rossville Union Rye Whiskey.

Russ College graduate Drake Purdum pursues dreams to work at NASA

November 17, 2022 Drake Purdum, BSEE '22, dreamed of one day working at NASA and through an internship at NASA Glenn Research Center, Purdum landed his dream job as an electronics engineer.

Electrical engineering graduate awarded Women of Color STEM achievement award

November 1, 2022 Seana McNeal was awarded the Professional Achievement in Government award at the Women of Color STEM conference on Oct. 8, 2022 in Detroit, Michigan.

Kraft inducted into International Fluid Power Hall of Fame and expands the Kraft Family Associate Professorship

July 12, 2022 Robert “Bob” Kraft, BSME ’61, has been inducted into the 2022 class of the Fluid Power Hall of Fame honoring his commitment to education in the fluid power industry.

Gegesky embraces environmentalism in engineering through Ford’s F150 Lightning

June 29, 2022 Megan Gegesky, BSME ’14, knew she needed to challenge herself to continue her family’s tradition of working at the Ford Motor Company.

Gabbard applies her Master of Science in Project Management program to her career

June 15, 2022 Allie Gabbard, BSETM ’20, knew she was passionate about project management from the moment she graduated from Ohio University.

From Lego building to building cars: Garrett Royal learns by doing

June 14, 2022 Garrett Royal, BSETM ’22, identified his passion for robotics when he was in elementary school and joined the Loveland Lego Legends team.

Videmsek recognized for research with the Avionics Engineering Center

June 13, 2022 Two-time graduate of the Russ College of Engineering and Technology Andrew Videmsek is the 2022 recipient of the RTCA’s William E. Jackson Award.

Alumnus and Silicon Valley veteran shares his insights on innovation, excellence with Ohio University

June 8, 2022 Surinder Amrit S. Bedi, MSISE, Silicon Valley veteran at electric vehicle manufacturer Lucid Motors spoke to a group of engineering faculty and staff at Ohio University in April 2022.

Engineers, scientists and entrepreneurs recognized for new patents, Konneker Medals

May 19, 2022 Students, faculty and staff who took steps to move their discoveries to commercialized outcomes for the benefit of society were recognized at Ohio University’s annual Inventors Dinner.

Four inducted into Russ College Academy of Distinguished Graduates

May 11, 2022 The Russ College Academy of Distinguished Graduates inducted four new members, Dr. Angela “Angie” Bukley, John Crum, Alan Schaaf and Jake Sigal, on Friday, April 22, 2022.

Republic Airways jet visits Ohio University

April 27, 2022 The Gordon K. Bush Ohio University Airport is home to a variety of small aircraft used to train students in aviation.

Lowery builds a career in valve engineering

April 26, 2022 For Tripp Lowery, BSME ’21, his vision to build a career in valve testing and engineering fueled his drive to finish his degree.

Russ College graduate strives for accessibility in space infrastructure

March 8, 2022 For 2019 mechanical engineering graduate Tanner Wick, the Russ College of Engineering and Technology prepared him to influence the trajectory of space infrastructure.

Ohio University mourns the loss of aviation trailblazer Joan Mace

January 14, 2022 Joan Mace, alumna and chair of Ohio University’s Department of Aviation from 1985 to 1993, passed away on Tuesday, December 28, 2021.