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.