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Morgan State University to be first HBCU with a Chi Epsilon Chapter, thanks to current ISU-InTrans students

March 27, 2017

“We set the trend, so hopefully other HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) will follow suit. It’s amazing to leave a legacy like that,” said Willine Richardson, a current transportation engineering master’s ...

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Jevan James and Willine Richardson

Making work zones ‘work’: FHWA awards $1.5M safety grant to ISU-InTrans

March 06, 2017

Introducing changes to the normal driving experience presents a variety of safety risks, and work zones are no exception to this rule. While work zone fatalities have been trending down since reaching a high of 1,186 in 2002, a recent plateau has ...

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From left, ISU-InTrans team members Anuj Sharma, Jennifer Shane, Peter Savolainen, and David Jeong

Ken Bao named MTC Student of the Year

January 19, 2017

The Midwest Transportation Center (MTC) at Iowa State University’s Institute for Transportation is pleased to announce that Ken Bao has been named the MTC’s 2016 Outstanding Student of the Year.

Ken attended the University ...

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Ken Bao

UTC honors Katelyn Freeseman with Student of the Year award at TRB

January 17, 2017

Each year at the annual winter meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB), the department honors the most outstanding student from each participating University Transportation Center (UTC) for their achievements and promise for future contributions ...

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Katelyn Freeseman

Sri Sritharan earns three awards for precast, prestressed concrete

October 28, 2016

Iowa State civil engineering professor and Institute for Transportation researcher Sri Sritharan recently earned a trio of national awards for his work in precast and prestressed concrete.

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InTrans congratulates Iowa DOT's Sandra Larson for major TRB award

September 28, 2016

Sandra Larson, systems operations bureau director, Highway Division, at the Iowa Department of Transportation, is the 2016 recipient of the Roy W. Crum Distinguished Service Award from the Transportation Research Board (TRB).

The honor ...

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Sandra Larson

MTC workshop facilitator receives Presidential Award

September 19, 2016

Earlier this summer, Lynne Bleeker, a seventh-grade science teacher at Parkview Middle School in Ankeny, Iowa, wasn’t just preparing for classes. Bleeker was helping facilitate 22 elementary teachers from across Iowa who attended the Midwest ...

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Lynne Bleeker (left) during cement sample testing at Teaching in the Fastlane Workshop

ISU transportation students find success again after ITE chapter award win

July 28, 2016

Good things often come in twos, but what about fours?

Iowa State University’s chapter of the Institute for Transportation Engineers (ITE) has been named the 2016 Outstanding Student Chapter by MOVITE, the Missouri Valley Section ...

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TSA student representatives at Midwestern/Great Lakes ITE Conference. Photo courtesy of Ashirwad Barnwal

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