INDIANAPOLIS–(Concern WIRE)–Allison Transmission, a leading designer and manufacturer of conventional and electrified vehicle propulsion solutions and the largest global manufacturer of medium- and heavy-duty fully automatic transmissions for commercial and defense vehicles, is pleased to announce a $250,000 delivery to Marian University in support of the E.S. Witchger School of Engineering. Marian is defended to providing students with excellent teaching and learning in the Franciscan and liberal arts traditions.
The Due east.South. Witchger School of Engineering is currently recruiting students and will open up to its inaugural class in Fall 2022. The school will offer Bachelor of Engineering degrees rooted in the liberal arts with the goal of graduating a various pipeline of talented leaders. The E. S. Witchger School of Engineering science volition seek to distinguish itself as a contemporary program centered around easily-on learning with a consistent pattern thread throughout the curriculum.
“Allison is proud to support Marian University in its mission to develop students of all backgrounds into skilled engineers who will positively influence their industries and communities for years to come up,” said Ryan Milburn, Vice President of East-Mobility Engineering, Allison Transmission. “We know immediate the impact that engineers can have on innovation, and we look forward to continued collaboration with the university and its side by side generation of leaders.”
A new, state-of-the-art building that volition business firm the engineering school is currently under construction and will open to students in Autumn 2023. The facility is designed for artistic collaboration with innovative makerspaces and active learning labs where students can work together to pattern, assemble, manufacture and test their projects. Allison’south investment will directly support the opening of the new building. Ryan Milburn will also be elected to the E. S. Witchger School of Engineering’due south Board of Visitors.
“Marian Academy is thrilled to be partnering with Allison Manual as we embark on opening the E.S. Witchger School of Engineering,” said John Finke, Vice President for Institutional Advancement, Marian University. “Through this new program, our goal is to have significant economical touch in Indiana by bringing more diversity to the field of engineering.”
Marian University is committed to building a more diverse workforce through the cosmos of pathway programs that inspire students from underserved and underrepresented backgrounds to consider careers in the Stalk fields. The university’s goal is to have approximately 400 students enrolled in the engineering programme past Autumn 2026.
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Allison Transmission is a leading designer and manufacturer of vehicle propulsion solutions for commercial and defence vehicles, the largest global manufacturer of medium- and heavy-duty fully automatic transmissions, and a leader in electrified propulsion systems that
Improve the Way the World Works. Allison products are used in a broad variety of applications, including on-highway trucks (distribution, refuse, construction, fire and emergency), buses (school, transit and coach), motorhomes, off-highway vehicles and equipment (energy, mining and construction applications) and defense vehicles (tactical wheeled and tracked). Founded in 1915, the company is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. With a presence in more 150 countries, Allison has regional headquarters in the Netherlands, Prc and Brazil, manufacturing facilities in the USA, Republic of hungary and India, as well as global engineering resources, including electrification engineering science centers in Indianapolis, Indiana, Auburn Hills, Michigan and London in the Uk. Allison also has more than i,400 independent distributor and dealer locations worldwide. For more than information, visit allisontransmission.com.