SSM Student Spotlight - Alice Lesch
Alice Lesch is a Sustainable Systems Management major, and is the current vice president of BBE's student ambassador program. Get to know why Alice chose SSM!
Capstone Sponsor Experience - Why do it?
A sweeter side of algae
Researchers in the Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering look into sugar producing algae and its potential as a more sustainable sugar crop.
Alumni Spotlight - Megan Acker
Megan Acker graduated in 2008 and currently works for 3M. She is transitioning from leading 3M's Global Environmental, Health, and Safety Audit Program to become the Environmental Manager for Europe, Middle East, and Africa. Get to know our alumna!
A different path to an engineering degree
Taking a year away from the BBE program to work at a pulp and paper mill was a benefit to Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering major Lauren Stach.
Student summer highlights
Learn about what BBE students have been up to this summer. Students keep busy with unique internships, co-ops, and experiences.
CFANS announces new BBE department head
CFANS names Hua Zhao, PhD, as the new head of the Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, effective August 28.
BBE hosts "Biofuels to Brewing" course for high school teachers
BBE hosted a continuing education workshop on fermentation processes with high school teachers from across the Twin Cities.
BBE students canvas Lake Nokomis residents
BBE students were invited to canvas Lake Nokomis area residents regarding water issues at a community picnic on July 28.
BBE Professor Receives Linsley Award for Surface Water
Dr. Bruce Wilson is the recipient of the Linsley Award for Surface Water from the American Instutute of Hydrology.