International Engineering Program

61-67 Upper College Road, Kingston, RI 02881

iep@etal.uri.edu401.874.4283

URI
Think Big, We Do.
Rhode Island Seal

news

Hermann Viets Leaves a Legacy at IEP

The University of Rhode Island lost one of the most significant figures in the history of the College of Engineering this fall. Hermann Viets, co-founder of URI’s International Engineering Program (IEP), passed away on Oct. 1 at the age of 74.

Learn more

URI’s International Engineering Program Celebrates 30th Anniversary

The University of Rhode Island recently celebrated the anniversary of one of its most unique and successful programs, the International Engineering Program (IEP). More than 140 alumni, faculty and staff joined the program’s founders at URI’s Alumni Center to reminisce and celebrate the program’s milestone.

Learn more

URI engineering student wins Goldwater Scholarship

Cherish Prickett is one step closer to her dream, thanks to the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation.

Learn more

URI engineering students to make prosthetic arms, hands for amputees in Colombia

KINGSTON, R.I.—March 22, 2017—University of Rhode Island engineering students will travel to Colombia this summer to help some people drive a car or eat a meal with both hands.

Learn more

URI students participate in eight-week residential summer immersion program in Chinese

KINGSTON, R.I., June 28, 2016—Students at the University of Rhode Island are living and breathing the Chinese language and culture this summer in an intense residential immersion program on the Kingston campus.

Learn more

Adios: URI students win grants to study foreign languages overseas

KINGSTON, R.I., June 8, 2016—Micah Kittel will board a plane in the next few weeks and fly 5,000 miles to his new home for the next year: Chile. Kittel is one of 17 URI students who won grants from the Beatrice S. Demers Foreign Language Fellows fund to travel overseas

Learn more

JACK CLARK: RECIPIENT OF A 2016 URI OCEAN ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE AWARD

Jack found URI through its ocean engineering program. When Jack Clark was in high school, great teachers sparked a love for both languages and science. When he found out about the International Engineering Program (IEP) at URI, he knew he would be able to meld both loves into an educational path.

Learn more

KATIE BROWN: RECIPIENT OF A 2016 URI BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE AWARD

Katie Brown is passionate about helping people. As a biomedical engineer, she intends to help improve the lives of many applying the skills she’s learned at URI Engineering. Her experience in the International Engineering Program (IEP) and travels to Chile showed her the global need for affordable and accessible health care options.

Learn more

IAN MACE: RECIPIENT OF A 2016 URI ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE AWARD

For Rhode Island native Ian Mace, the IEP program and its international perspective was a real draw in choosing URI Engineering from the start. Because his interests spanned both engineering and languages, URI’s International Engineering Program (IEP) a perfect fit.

Learn more

URI mechanical and German International Engineering Program students win scholarships from German government to study, intern overseas

KINGSTON, R.I., May 26, 2016—Two University of Rhode Island mechanical engineering students have received scholarships from the German government to study and intern in the country next year.

Learn more

Copyright © 2017 University of Rhode Island.

The University of Rhode Island
Think Big, We Do.
A-ZDirectoryContact UsJump to top