SCE is proud to announce that graduating senior Audrey Barnard, a student pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, was selected as a Spring 2014 Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management Honor Recipient. This prestigious award recognizes students “who maintains high scholastic performance while actively participating in University and community activities outside the classroom.”
Audrey’s service to SCE and UMKC has been outstanding. She has been involved in various student organizations such as the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the Human Powered Vehicle Team, and our student chapter of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) where she served as an officer. Congratulations, Audrey!
The UMKC Human Powered Vehicle Team recently traveled to Orlando, Florida to compete in the American Society of Mechanical Engineers’ East Human Powered Vehicle Challenge. There were 34 schools in attendance. Continue reading →
Bragging rights can definitely be claimed by UMKC’s Human Powered Vehicle (HPV) team! Team members Audrey Barnard, Juan Bassi, Jose Ramirez and Spencer Solon returned home with 2nd place in the Women’s Speed Event and 4th place in the Men’s Speed Event out of 31 teams. UMKC’s Audrey Barnard pedaled UMKC to the 2nd place women’s win and Juan Bassi/Spencer Solon pedaled UMKC to the 4th place men’s win. The Human Powered Vehicle Challenge (HPVC)-East competition was hosted by Ferris State University in Big Rapids, MI April 26-28, 2013. Dr. Trent Guess, Franklin D. Dickson Endowed Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Research, is the faculty advisor for both the HPV competition team and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) student chapter.
Pictured above, HPV team members from left to right: Spencer Solon, Trent Guess (Advisor), Jose Ramirez, Juan Bassi, Audrey Barnard