University of Nebraska - Lincoln
College of Engineering & Technology Alumni Magazine
Spring 2002

Features
Bridging Cultures
Joe Sherrard never forgot the abject poverty he saw on the streets of Guatemala more than 40 years ago. Now he's giving back to the country he once called home.
Lessons Learned
Less than a week after Dale Earnhardt's tragic death at the end of the Daytona 500 last February, Dean Sicking and John Reid were up to their ears in an investigation of the accident.
Embracing Uncertainty
"Some people thrive on uncertainty and change," says John Rosenow (AgE '71), "and some run away from it. We'd better develop the mindset that it's a good thing and we should embrace it."
Top 20 Greatest Engineering Achievements of the 20th Century
A remarkable century of technological progress has revolutionized the way people live, work, play and travel. This is the fourth in our series of articles on the National Academy of Engineering’s “Top 20” list of greatest engineering achievements.

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