Fred Rutz, assistant professor in civil engineering, represented the college at the 2013 High School Bridge Building contest on Saturday, Feb. 23. The contest is an academic competition wherein students design and build model bridges that are tested to destruction. The Colorado state champions advance to the International Bridge Building Contest.
At the CU Denver College of Engineering, Design and Computing, we focus on providing our students with a comprehensive engineering education at the undergraduate, graduate and professional level. Faculty conduct research that spans our five disciplines of civil, electrical and mechanical engineering, bioengineering, and computer science and engineering. The college collaborates with industry from around the state; our laboratories and research opportunities give students the hands-on experience they need to excel in the professional world.