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Unm home about history of mechanical engineering history of mechanical engineering the mechanical engineering department commenced its operation in 1931 with the appointment of marshall e farris as chairman of the department. Engineering about us history and facts in 1916, the departments of civil, mechanical, and electrical engineering were merged into one division of engineering with a common core of basic engineering courses history and facts engineering history 1847 - 1899 engineering history 1900. The department is currently working on a history book if you have news items, photos, or other historic memories to share, please send them to communications specialist nick fetty at [email protected] or call 5152945065.
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