Clark School Home UMD
wie homepage

News Story

Military Engineers Honor Clark School Students

Bookmark and Share


Military Engineers Honor Clark School Students

Three Clark School civil engineering students have received scholarships from the Washington, D.C., post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME). The awardees are:

  • Erin Strittmatter – 2010 Recipient of the 4th Annual Murphy Tuomey Scholarship Award. She is the vice president of the FLEXUS program within Women in Engineering at the Clark School. Additionally, she is a student member of the American Society for Civil Engineers (ASCE) and of SAME.
  • Melanie Wong - Recipient 2010 Annual SAME Scholarship Award. Wong is president of the student chapter of ASCE and the director of outreach for the student chapter of the Society of Women Engineers. Additionally, she is involved in the University of Maryland Gemstone Research Program.
  • Peter Soprano - Recipient 2010 Annual SAME Scholarship Award. He is an active member of ASCE and has participated in the Army ROTC program at the University of Maryland.

SAME is a professional society of Engineers, Architects and Environmental professionals. It is one of the oldest and most respected in the nation. It maintains the highest standards of professionalism, fosters exchange of ideas, and encourages team work between military and civilian design professionals.

Related Articles:
Record Breaking Year for Women in Engineering
Abutaleb and Ruppel Named Stamps Banneker/Key Scholars
Clark School Student Wins Udall Scholarship
Women in Engineering Opportunity Scholarship Created

December 2, 2010


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

UMD/MSE Graduate Student is an MRS Graduate Student Award Finalist This Fall

ME Alumni Awarded Clark School Glenn L. Martin Medal

Mentors Needed for Women's Hackathon!

ChBE Students Benefit from Co-op Experience

UMD Solar Decathlon Team Takes 1st Place in the U.S., 2nd Place in the World

Building Together Announcement Garners Extensive Media Coverage

UMD Will Be Represented at International Summit on Stability of Organic and Perovskite Solar Cells

The Home of the Future

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts