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CETA Students Recognized at Annual Scholarship Event


Nearly 100 CETA students were recognized at an annual scholarship reception on Tuesday, April 17. They were joined by generous donors and supporters of the University, who were able to hear first-hand how their gifts have impacted the students.  Over $150,000 in scholarship funds was awarded.


Fulbright Scholar Earns Second International Architecture Award for Innovative Mosque Design


Fahed Baker, M’17 is a prestigious Fulbright Scholar and two-time winner of the prestigious International Architecture Award presented by the World Architecture Community. Fulbright Scholars receive highly-competitive, merit-based grants for international educational exchange.  Read more

Engineering students are helping to build Hartford Hospital's first virtual reality training application


Biomedical engineering major Thienly Nguyen ’18 and computer engineering major Wilmer Elguera ’17 are interning at Hartford Hospital’s Center for Education, Simulation and Innovation (CESI), a training facility that is developing its first virtual reality training application.  See videoPrograms: Biomedical, Computer

2017 ASME Hartford Distinguished Engineer of the Year


Professor Chittaranjan Sahay is the recipient of the 2017 ASME Hartford Distinguished Engineer of the Year award.  See testimonial video.Programs: Mechanical

Hernan Castenada Sees Opportunities Using Laminated Bamboo in Construction


Visiting assistant professor and civil engineer Hernan Castaneda M‘16 sees large building possibilities in the vast fields of bamboo growing in his native country of Colombia.  Read morePrograms: Civil

Student's Snow-Throwing Robot Invention Leads to iRobot Internship


January 30, 2017 - Theresa DeFreitas’17 is developing a remote-controlled snow-throwing robot. Her preliminary design helped her land the internship of her dreams at iRobot in Bedford, Mass for this semester.  Read morePrograms: Mechanical

CETA Students Attend Regional Waste Water Conference


January 13, 2017 - Civil engineering students Ali Alinkis, Ali Alquarni, Mana Almansour, Liam Bernier, Jenna Bogaczyk, and Becca Viguers joined Professor Todd Brown at the Annual Conference of the New England Water Environment Association in Boston.  Read morePrograms: Civil

Students' Water Purification Designs Earn Top Prizes at Connecticut Skills Competition


November 11, 2016 - Six students from CETA proved themselves to be among the next generation of engineering innovators after capturing first and second place at the Connecticut Skills Challenge on Nov. 10 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Conn.  Read morePrograms: Career ReadyComputerElectrical

CETA Student Ambassadors Program - Changing and Trending with the Times


November 2, 2016 - The CETA Student Ambassadors participate in recruitment events such as Preview Days (open houses), prospective students’ luncheons and receptions interacting with prospective students and families and sharing their knowledge of all the different CETA programs, their unique CETA and University of Hartford experiences.  Read more

We Are a College Where Engineering Grads Earn the Most


September 30, 2016 - Business Insider ranks the University of Hartford high on the list of Colleges Where Engineering Graduatuates Earn the Most.  Read morePrograms: Career Ready

Library Renovation Ignites Students' Interest in Construction


September 16, 2016 - Engineering alumnus involved in UHart library renovation sparks students' interest to join construction industry.  Read morePrograms: AlumniCareer Ready

CETA Student at the Olympics


August 11, 2016 - Angel Muñoz ’17 landed a coveted internship position on NBC's production team at the Games and he's not the first student to do so.  Read morePrograms: AudioCareer Ready

Summer Internships are Great Career Experiences


July 29, 2016 - CETA's Kaidan Hall is one of several UHart students who put learning to work.  Read morePrograms: Career ReadyElectromechanical

Architecture Grads Research Sustainability


June 17, 2016 - Jillian Tomaselli and Ryan Glick, both Hartford alumni, will be travelling to Europe to learn about Cross Laminated Timber (CLT), a new sustainable building technology.  Read MorePrograms: Architecture

CETA Professor Wins UHart's Excellence in Teaching Prize


April 15, 2016 - Assistant Professor Eoin King wins prestigious Belle K. Ribicoff Junior Faculty prize, which recognizes excellence in teaching, scholarly or creative activity, and service.  Watch VideoPrograms: Faculty

CETA Students Learn as They Refurbish Wind Tunnel Research Classroom


April 8, 2016 - Students build a wind tunnel that will benefit them and the aerospace industry.  Watch VideoPrograms: Mechanical

Students Design Buildings For Energy Efficiency


April 4, 2016 - Fahed Baker, Alyssa Danielwicz, and Lance Green are some of the architecture students who built huts on campus to learn how to design energy-efficient buildings.  Watch VideoPrograms: Architecture

Legacy Student Takes Advantage of all UHart Offers


March 29, 2016 - Hugo Santana lands his dream job at Morris Group Inc. with an exstensive list of experiences on his resume.  Read morePrograms: Civil

Student Puts Her Learning to Work at a Community Center


March 18, 2016 - Jezelle Gordon spent her spring break redesigning a community center for The Conference of Churches which combines an art gallery, dance studio, banquet hall, and work space.  Watch VideoPrograms: Architecture

CETA Alumni Network Supports Students


March 15, 2016 - Wilmer Elguera and Heather Volkens work with alumni Frank Molgano, director of engineering at Bauer, Inc.  Watch VideoPrograms: ComputerElectrical