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  • Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering
(ARCE, M.ENG. STE ’18)

From an outdoor sculptural installation celebrating Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood to studies of human bone fracturing, Demetria Boatwright took every opportunity to take on ambitious projects and...


(Civil Engineering 2nd Year)

In high school, Olivia Hansen loved painting and drawing but also found herself excelling at science and math. While exploring how she could combine those passions, she landed first on architecture...

(ARCH ’13, M.ENG. ’15)

Although she didn’t recognize it then, Allison Toonen-Talamo’s path to becoming an historic preservation leader began when she saw that in the mid-2000s, the ranches, homes, and mom-and-pop businesses...


(M.S. Civil Engineering ’15, Ph.D. ’17)

“Illinois Tech has always been a famous school in my field of study,” says Faezehossadat Khademi. As part of her doctoral research, Khademi investigated the behavior of 56 different railway truss...


(Architectural Engineering/M.E. Structural Engineering 4th Year)

Zachary Haney (Architectural Engineering/M.E. Structural Engineering 4th Year) was drawn to Illinois Tech because of the many growth opportunities the university offered him. After receiving the...