Spotlight on Education
From Physics to EE
The origins of EE lie in the physics department, and early courses were taught in that building’s basement.
When “Drawing Class” was a Thing
Early coursework in EE was rough – try sketching all your designs by hand!
Computer and the VLSI Revolution
The education of modern computer hardware and design at Michigan can be traced back to the 1960s.
A New Dept. for a New Era: ECE
As computer research grew prominent, program mergers expanded EE into a new ECE department.
Henry Carhart and the first EE Course
Physics Prof. Carhart taught dynamo-electric machinery 16 years before the department was founded.
The Stump Speakers
Sigma Rho Tau used to help students practice presenting their work with the Stump Speakers group.