Engineering News

The Grainger College of Engineering is setting the standard for excellence in engineering across all disciplines. Our vibrant, forward-thinking community of faculty, students, and alumni are building a better tomorrow through their tireless dedication to unearthing how engineering can positively influence every industry—from healthcare to cyber security to education to environmental protection.

Utilizing advanced creative and critical thinking skills developed in our degree programs, our students and faculty examine every issue and project with an analytical lens that leads to impactful discoveries of all scales.

Explore more about what is going on at Grainger Engineering through our latest stories below.

IBM and UI: 'A new model for corporate-academic partnership'

The University of Illinois has officially launched its newest cutting-edge research hub.

The IBM-Illinois Discovery Accelerator Institute — backed by a 10-year, $200 million combined investment from the UI, IBM and state of Illinois — has begun work on more than two dozen projects within the Grainger College of Engineering.

Read Full Story

Media Mentions | October 20, 2021

Find a Story

Explore news stories from Grainger across our degree programs, research projects, and emerging fields. Search by name, program, keyword, phrase, or hashtag.

Keep Up with the Latest at Grainger Engineering

The Grainger College of Engineering community never stops; we are innovating the future of engineering every single day. Our stellar students and faculty are translating research into products, services, and procedures that are making a difference in every part of society, and we love sharing their latest developments and discoveries with you.

Have a question or want to connect with a member of our community? Connect with the Grainger team; we look forward to hearing from you!

 Get in Touch