Barbara Mizdail, AME Alum Receives SAE International Award
The Society of Automotive Engineers International honors Barbara E. Mizdail, Senior Lecturer in the Mechanical Engineering Department at Penn State University, with the 2014 Excellence in Engineering Education Award.
The award is given annually to those who have demonstrated excellent contributions and promotions of SAE International student activities, the advancement of engineering education and the development of SAE Collegiate Design competitions.
Mizdail is a pioneer woman in engineering as she is the first woman to do pretty much everything. Starting with her career at the University of Arizona where she received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1972.
“I had a pretty interesting career and it all started at the U of A!” Said Mizdail.
Barbara is a born...