Carina Coles won second place in the Collegiate Video Challenge for her video that explained why CSUF’s chapter of the Society of Women Engineers gives female students a place to learn, grow, and prepare for a career as an engineer. SWE plans to use the $300 prize money to support its STEM outreach program for Orange County Girl Scouts.
A CSUF team of civil engineers took the top prize in the 2019 GeoWall Competition, sponsored by the American Society of Civil Engineers’ Geo-Congress. The win marked CSUF’s fourth national title. The invitation-only competition challenged students to design and build a model wall made only of kraft paper.
A CSUF team of five computer science students took second place in the Technical Security Competitive at Cal Poly Pomona, where they hacked into a fictitious company to expose potential vulnerabilities.