Utah Mechanical Engineering Students Place 2nd in NASA Moonbuggy Race

HUNTSVILLE, AL – The University of Utah’s moonbuggy team finished second place in NASA’s 17th annual Great Moonbuggy Race on Saturday, April 10, 2010 where they competed against 70 teams from 18 states, Puerto Rico, Germany and Canada. The Great Moonbuggy Race is organized by NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama where the Read More…

Seniors Showcase Cutting Edge Projects at Design Day 2009

Thanks to Professors Eberhard Bamberg, William Provancher, Steve Mascaro, and Bob Roemer – along with a department full of suppportive advisors- Design Day was a huge success! The students were outstanding and showed remarkable engineering prowess.

ME Students Take 4th at the 16th Annual NASA Great Moonbuggy Race

KSL – A team of University of Utah students raced across the surface of the moon Friday, without ever leaving Earth. The 16th annual Great Moonbuggy Race is going on in Huntsville, Ala., at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, and the team of Utes is testing their skills against students from across the nation Read More…