UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering 101

Civil and Environmental Engineers are responsible for the infrastructure that provides clean water to drink, clean air to breathe, and safe buildings to live and work in. Read More

UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering 101

Civil and Environmental Engineers are responsible for the infrastructure that provides clean water to drink, clean air to breath, and safe buildings to live and work in.
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UCLA Samueli
Civil and Environmental Engineering
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C&EE PhD Student Studies Water Quality in Belize

C&EE PhD Student Studies Water Quality in Belize

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Ileana Callejas ’18, M.S. ’19 kept busy studying how the sudden drop in tourism was affecting the waters off the coast of Belize. Callejas is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in environmental engineering at the UCLA Samueli School of...

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Media Mention: ABC News, The Asociated Press, Yahoo, Daily Herald

Media Mention: ABC News, The Asociated Press, Yahoo, Daily Herald

C&EE Professors Jonathan Stewart and Eric Hoek responded to media inquiries about the oil spill in Orange County earlier this week. Their statements earned coverage in The Associated Press, which also got picked up by ABC, Yahoo, The Daily Herald, The Charlotte...

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UCLA CEE Alumni Awarded by ASCE San Francisco Section

UCLA CEE Alumni Awarded by ASCE San Francisco Section

Two UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering alumni were recognized by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) San Francisco Section for their outstanding contributions to the community. Maxwell Armenta (BS '17) received the Outstanding Civil Engineer in...

In Memoriam: Raymond Arthur Sholes

IN MEMORIAM RAYMOND ARTHUR SHOLES Raymond A. Sholes passed away peacefully with family by his side on January 17, 2021 at the age of 95. He graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1948.  He was a member of the Engineering honor fraternity Chi...