Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology News
In conjunction with the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) mentoring program, Aviation Science students and faculty liaison, Bill Irwin, traveled to Chicago to tour the United Airlines Network Operations Center (NOC) and Chicago O'Hare Airport facilities on Jan. 19.
Arif Malik, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Department, has been awarded a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development award. The five-year, $500,000 award is for his project titled “Highly-Efficient Dynamic Prediction Models for Quality Improvement in Cold Rolling.”
Saint Louis University’s Parks College and the Greater Saint Louis Business Aviation Association (GSLBAA) have partnered to create a mentoring program. The three-month program helps Aviation Science students build their professional network and learn aspects of the industry prior to graduation.
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Saint Louis University's Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology offers aviation degrees and engineering degree programs that enable students to study these technical disciplines in a traditional university setting. As the first federally-recognized flight school, Parks College has a rich history of creating well-rounded leaders in aviation and engineering fields such as civil, electrical, computer, mechanical, biomedical and aerospace.
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