College of Engineering

Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

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The department is housed in Sweeney Hall, a modern, recently expanded building that includes offices, classrooms, and research and teaching laboratories.

Sweeney HallCBE Student Profile

Ann Staudt just might have found the magic formula: the junior ChE major has figured out how to balance her hectic school life with something she loves...

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So you want to be a Chemical Engineer?

Chemical Engineering offers opportunities for employment in many industries, from the food and pharmaceutical industries to silicon chip manufacturers, from biomedical industries to plastics and petroleum companies.

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Reilly, Students ‘Cover’ the Gap Between Science and Art

His first hangs on the wall, a model of modernist abstraction; the others are propped up on windowsills, waiting for coveted space in an office bounded largely by windows and bookshelves.
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