Kullman Named Member of National Academy of Engineering
Kullman, E78, former Chair of the Board and CEO of DuPont, was
recently elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), which is among
the highest professional distinctions accorded to an engineer. Kullman
was elected "for leadership in the business growth and
transformation of a global science and engineering company."
Kullman Received the 2015 Drexel Engineering Leader of the Year Award
Alumna Ellen Kullman, E78, former Chair of the Board and CEO of DuPont, was
named Drexel University's 2015
Engineering Leader of the Year. Kullman, also a member of
the Tufts Board of Trustees and Engineering Board of Advisors, is honored for
her leadership in the development of technology-based solutions to societal
problems, and as a role model for current and future generations of engineers.
Kullman is the second woman after
Dean Linda M.
Abriola, to receive the award.
Kullman Awarded the 2015 International Palladium Medal
Mechanical engineering alumna Ellen Kullman, E78, is the 2015 recipient of the
International Palladium Medal from the The Société de Chimie Industrielle–American
Section for her distinguished contributions to the chemical industry and thereby
to the enhancement of the international aims and objectives of the Société de
Chimie Industrielle. Kullman is the former chair of the board and chief
executive officer of DuPont, and she is on the board of trustees of Tufts
University and the board of advisors for Tufts School of Engineering.
Vannevar Bush Dean's Medal Lecture: Richard H. Frenkiel, E63
Mr. Richard H. Frenkiel, E63 — 2013 Charles Stark
Draper Prize Recipient and 1994 National Medal of Technology and Innovation
the second Vannevar Bush Dean's Medal Lecture at Tufts School of Engineering.
Bargar, E12, Systems Analyst at Intuitive Surgical
Alumnus Clifford Bargar, E12, recently received an master's in mechanical
engineering from Stanford University and accepted a position at
Intuitive Surgical located in
Sunnyvale, CA as a Systems Analyst. "I'm excited to get to design and build
surgical robots, following my father Robert Bargar M81 and grandfather Harold
Bargar A44, M47 into the medical field," says Cliff.