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University’s Engineering program ranked number four in the world

By Fatima Farha

August 30, 2015

One of the largest engineering colleges in the nation, the College of Engineering here at the University is also one of the best. In the past few years, it has made it to the list of top 10 engineering schools in the nation, according to the college’s website. Recently, it was recognized as number four on...

One runner’s journey to becoming a marathoner

One runner’s journey to becoming a marathoner

June 16, 2014

Jen Roth begins to run. She heads west down Nevada Street from the two-story house where her husband Carl grew up and where they now live together with their 7-year-old daughter, Nora. It is a cloudy afternoon and Jen wears a turquoise windbreaker over a long-sleeved t-shirt and black leggings. She ...