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While the end of winter brings warmer temperatures and green grass, it also heralds the beginning of one of the most difficult times of year for drivers: pothole season.

The Swenson Civil Engineering Building, located on University Drive,  was featured as one of the designs by the firm Ross Barney, recipient of the American Insti

Moms and Daughters bond over STEM.

A new series where faculty members in UMD's Swenson College of Science & Engineering introduce themselves to provide more insight into their interests, their classes and their lives.

Master's student tests concrete to create stronger roads.

Alumna Sara Christenson "curbs" with enthusiasm.

Faculty and staff are recognized for their exceptional work and years of service.

Is it possible to keep winter roads safe for drivers while reducing road salt use? NRRI/UMD researchers are testing alternatives.

SCSE Civil Engineering students place in national PCI Big Beam Contest.