The National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT) has announced the inaugural
recipients of the annual Undergraduate Research Mentoring Awards. These awards are given to
faculty from across the USA who, through their efforts with undergraduate students, have encouraged
and advanced students who have conducted research under the guidance of the awardees.
The IEEE Real-World Engineering Projects (RWEP) program provides university educators of
electrical engineering (EE), computer engineering (CE), computer science (CS), biomedical engineering (BE) and electrical engineering technology (EET) world-wide with a library of high-quality, tested, hands-on team-based society-focused projects for first-year students.