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CEE's Alumna Dr. Amy Childress Heads Univ. of Nevada's CEE Dept.

CEE's Alumna Dr. Amy Childress Heads Univ. of Nevada's CEE Dept.

Dr. Amy Childress
Dr. Amy Childress

Civil and Environmental Engineering's alumna, Dr. Amy Childress has been appointed as the new chair of the CEE Department at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR). The appointment begins on July 1, 2008. Dr. Childress joined UNR in 1997.

Dr. Childress graduated with a B.S. degree from Univ. of Maryland's Civil and Engineering Department in 1992. We congratulate her on her achievements.

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June 9, 2008

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