What They Do

Have you ever wondered what engineers actually do? Lots of things!

  • Engineers design. 
  • They create. 
  • They explore. 
  • They innovate. 
  • Engineers come in all shapes and sizes. 
  • They receive education and training in many different fields.
  • They work in many different environments. 
  • Engineers create products used in our every-day lives, and rovers that land on Mars. 

 

  • Kate Gramling Posted on September 22, 2016 by Kate Gramling
    Wild Engineering: Great Migrations
    Engineers not only help scientists understand migratory patterns, they help animals around obstacles.
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  • Kate Gramling Posted on September 15, 2016 by Kate Gramling
    Wild Engineering: A Beautiful Beak
    In 2008, Beauty became the first bald eagle recipient of a 3D-printed prosthetic beak.
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  • Sarah Schuch Posted on May 4, 2016 by Sarah Schuch
    NASA Engineer Makes Sure Rockets are Safe
    “If there is anything that is going to go wrong we want to find out here,”
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  • Egirl   Team Posted on February 23, 2016 by Egirl Team
    Engineers as Celebrities!
    It's #‎eweek2016! What if E! Network was all about 24/7 coverage of the engineers that shape our world?
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  • Kate Gramling Posted on February 23, 2016 by Kate Gramling
    Engineering a better frying pan
    Engineers are finding new ways to improve our lives with ceramics.
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  • Matt Cichowicz Posted on October 5, 2015 by Matt Cichowicz
    Building Glaciers on top of the World
    Their freshman conference paper turned into a high altitude, earth-changing project.
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  • Brianna Marshall Posted on June 30, 2015 by Brianna Marshall
    Obama's New Engineers
    President Obama is revamping the government and he's using engineers to do it!
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  • Egirl   Team Posted on May 29, 2015 by Egirl Team
    The most powerful women engineers in the world
    Business Insider has selected 23 of the most powerful women in tech.
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  • Sophia Luo Posted on December 30, 2014 by Sophia Luo
    Printing Organs!
    New advances in 3D printing mean biomedical engineers are on the verge of some amazing new technologies.
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  • Egirl   Team Posted on December 8, 2014 by Egirl Team
    Patricia Galloway has found herself answering that question for some who still believe that engineering is not a great career for women. In this talk given for TedxManhattanBeach, she shares her own experiences in choosing engineering as a career and explains why she feels it is important to reach out to students and tell them about what engineering really is...using your creativity to help the world!
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  • Grace Lam Posted on November 6, 2014 by Grace Lam
    Drones: Flying Home - Extending their influence from battlefields to domestic skies
    Drone technology originally developed for the military is making its way into everyday life.
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  • Sophia Luo Posted on November 4, 2014 by Sophia Luo
    Engineering Management: Where Business and Engineering Meet
    Using engineering skills in business is just part of the job.
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  • Alice Wu Posted on September 16, 2014 by Alice Wu
    Cool, Clear Water
    The next person who delivers a cool, clear glass of water to you may be a civil or chemical engineer.
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  • Sophia Luo Posted on September 9, 2014 by Sophia Luo
    Computers Can See
    Computer vision is a sub-field of artificial intelligence concerned with analyzing data from pictures.
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  • Angela Zhang Posted on August 27, 2014 by Angela Zhang
    What Would You Do with a Concrete Canoe
    The ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition offers civil engineering students the opportunity start with a basic design and work with it to make it their own.
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  • Carolyn Sun Posted on August 13, 2014 by Carolyn Sun
    Engineering Fields Overview
    Every day, about 200 different types of engineers use math, scientific knowledge, and, most importantly, creativity to develop practical technology that helps society. But what exactly do those engineers do?
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  • Egirl   Team Posted on April 1, 2014 by Egirl Team
    Designing a Jaguar
    Rebecca Lees has worked on high-profile projects for Jaguar Land Rover including the new Jaguar F-Type.
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  • Egirl   Team Posted on February 20, 2014 by Egirl Team
    How would you use your super powers
    Engineers save the world every day! How will you use your super power?
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  • Mikell  Taylor Posted on September 27, 2013 by Mikell Taylor
    Forget
    Mikell's love of engineering comes from something much more exciting than just liking math or science.
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  • Annabel Chen Posted on September 11, 2013 by Annabel Chen
    Shine Bright Like a Morpho
    Engineers look to butterfly wings to inspire the fabric of the future.
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