Kindig Earns Tau Beta Pi Fellowship

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

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.