SAE International Honors Outstanding Collegiate Branches

WARRENDALE, Pa., April 29, 2010 - SAE International honored three groups of engineering students from universities across the country with the SAE/Honeywell 2009 Outstanding Collegiate Branch Award.  Their awards were presented during the SAE 2010 World Congress, held April 13-15 in Detroit.

The award recognizes SAE collegiate branches for exemplary performance in the areas of technical meetings, networking opportunities, Collegiate Design SeriesTM competitions, membership and recruitment, and community service programs like A World In Motion®. The award is funded by Honeywell through the SAE Foundation.

The winners for 2009 are:

·         University of Michigan

·         Michigan Technological University

·         Western Michigan University

For more information about this award, please visit http://students.sae.org/awdscholar/awards/branch/.

SAE International is a global association of more than 128,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International’s core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International’s charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World in Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series.

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