Industrial Engineering senior Allison Kindig has received a 2015 Tau Beta Pi Fellowship.
She is the 18th UI Engineering student to receive the prestigious honor. For the names of other students, go to http://www.engineering.uiowa.edu/current-students/student-organizations/tau-beta-pi-national-awards.
The Tau Beta Pi Association is the national honor society for the engineering profession. Every year, the association supports graduate education through a nationally competitive Fellowship Program.
Kindig, who will graduate this month, also received a 2015 Gates Cambridge Scholarship to attend the University of Cambridge, England. She has conducted independent research on alternative cooking technologies in rural India and Cameroon as a UI undergraduate, and plans to continue her exploration of sustainabile product design in the University of Cambridge's Engineering for Sustainable Development program.