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2016 News in Brief



CEE Offers Three New Minors, New Subjects for 2016-17

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Professor John Ochsendorf advises on structural design and mechanics.Effective this fall, CEE will offer three new minors for MIT undergraduates, including minors in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering Science, and Civil and Environmental Systems. CEE also is adding several new subjects for the coming year, including, one focused on ancient materials characterization, another on computational genomics, and the graduate level water resources management subject now will be made available to CEE undergraduates. “It’s great to see the new curriculum updates in Course 1,” said CEESA President Tiffany Wang ‘17. “These new minors seem like a great way for students in other majors to incorporate their undergraduate programs with the domains of civil, environmental and systems engineering, and it brings more variety of backgrounds into the department.” Read more about these curricula changes on MIT News.