A Bright Future for Owl Nation

A BRIGHT FUTURE FOR OWL NATION With President Sam Olens at the Helm and Georgia’s Second-Largest Engineering College Under its Umbrella, Kennesaw State University is Poised for Growth By K. K. Snyder For Cobb County, Kennesaw State University (KSU) – and its two campuses in Kennesaw and Marietta – has long been a community point…

Making Transit Work Across Georgia

Making Transit Work Across Georgia  As Investment in and Support of MARTA Grows, State Leaders Look at Plans for a Cohesive Regional System  By Allison Floyd  Rhonda Briggins watches how her 34-year-old niece gets around town and knows that public transit will soon become a more critical part of Georgia’s transportation system.   “She takes two buses and a train to get to work. She gets…

Avoiding the Summer Slide with STEM Camps

Avoiding the Summer Slide with STEM Camps By Nikki Welch STEM education shouldn’t be limited to the classroom alone – especially if your child has a passion for the engineering, technology and sciences that shape our world. During the months of summer vacation, summer learning loss can cost students up to two months of reading…

Profiles in Leadership: Narratives of the 2017 Engineer of the Year Award Winners

Profiles in Leadership Narratives of the 2017 Georgia Engineer of the Year Award Winners By Kasie Bolling (For Full Feature with photos and graphics, please visit the digital issue here: http://bit.ly/2nYUP7r) The Engineer of the Year Awards, presented annually by the Georgia Society of Professional Engineers (GSPE), are designed to recognize individuals in Georgia’s engineering industry…

Resilient Design, One Project At A Time: A Snapshot of the Year’s Top Engineering Projects and the Georgia Firms who made them Happen

Delivering Resilient Design, One Project at a Time A Snapshot of the Year’s Top Engineering Projects and the Georgia Firms Who Made Them Happen By Kasie Bolling (Please See Full Feature In This issue’s Digital Issue: http://bit.ly/2nYUP7r) Awarding innovation and ingenuity on an annual basis, the Engineering Excellence Awards pay tribute to exceptional design by…