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Engineering professor receives ASC Fellowship

Engineering professor receives ASC Fellowship

September 10, 2014

Harry Hilton, professor emeritus in aerospace engineering, has recently been named a 2014 Fellow of the American Society for Composites. Hilton began teaching at the University in 1949, when the aerospace engineering program was still in its infancy — only five years old at the time.  Since then, h...

The undeserved backlash at Coca-Cola commercial

By Simran Devidasani

February 5, 2014

While watching the Super Bowl this past Sunday, I came across a commercial that I knew instantly was going to receive a lot of criticism — the Coca-Cola commercial.  This one-minute commercial featured different scenes of Americans doing everyday things like dancing, swimming and eating, with the...