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An Extraordinary Joe (Durrett)

Joe B. Durrett (BSChE 57) may have a fairly common first name, but his life has been nothing less than extraordinary. The University of Mississippi alumnus had a highly successful career in the oil and gas industry, and started a fuel export company after retirement. Read more...


Bridging the Gap

Both figuratively and literally, Wesley Philips is building bridges. Actually, the registered Engineer Intern at Neel-Schaffer Inc. in Jackson designs them. His role connects him to river and highway overpasses all across Mississippi. Read more...


Paul Scovazzo Enjoys Teaching as Much as Research

When Paul Scovazzo joined the University of Mississippi School of Engineering faculty in January 2003, he wanted an opportunity to focus on teaching. “I wanted my teaching to be as important as the research,” said the associate professor of chemical engineering. Read more...


Three Seniors Accepted into Top Graduate Schools

Many graduating seniors across the country are eagerly awaiting word from graduate schools regarding admission to their competitive programs, but for three outstanding University of Mississippi School of Engineering students, the wait is over. Read more...

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