• Throwback Thursday - Electro-Medical Device

    With the health fair in full swing, we thought this would be the perfect time for a lighthearted post about one of the stranger artifacts in our collections.  This is Davis and Kidder’s Patent Magneto-Elect...
    Lindsay Bastian
    created by Lindsay Bastian
  • Throwback Thursday - Roscoe Raider

    Happy Throwback Thursday, MSOE! In the true spirit of the Throwback Thursday trend, here is a picture of our beloved Roscoe Raider from 1993.  Much to the relief of Roscoe fans today, he is not sporting fluores...
    Lindsay Bastian
    created by Lindsay Bastian
  • Throwback Thursday - MSOE's First Female Teacher

    Today’s Throwback Thursday comes from a 1918 issue of Electroforce—a publication which included articles written by area electrical engineers and news from the School of Engineering of Milwaukee.  &n...
    Lindsay Bastian
    created by Lindsay Bastian
  • History of Orangemen Tradition at MSOE

    Have you seen a lot of faculty or staff wearing red or orange this week? The tradition of the Orangemen (or Fir Darrig)— faculty and staff ‘disrupting’ the St. Pat’s festivities— dates ...
    Lindsay Bastian
    created by Lindsay Bastian
  • Pi Day!

    Yar... and so forth. Happy Pi Day Everybody! (image retrieved from Google Image Search)
    Lindsay Bastian
    created by Lindsay Bastian
  • Engineering Horoscopes: What's Your Sine?

    Today’s Throwback Thursday comes from the March 1987 issue of the Ingenium (Volume 8, number 3, page 9). Use these engineering horoscopes to predict your potential for good luck next week during the St. Pat̵...
    Lindsay Bastian
    created by Lindsay Bastian
  • Valentine's Day Math, 1920

    This week’s Throwback Thursday comes from the 1920 issue of the EMF Yearbook. In honor of Valentine’s Day, we have chosen a woeful tale of star-crossed love depicted through mathematical operations.  
    Lindsay Bastian
    created by Lindsay Bastian
  • Throwback Thursday-- Wonders of Electricity

    This week’s Throwback Thursday is a photograph from the Wonders of Electricity exhibition. This particular photograph is from circa 1932 (before the School of Engineering of Milwaukee changed its name to Milwauk...
    Lindsay Bastian
    created by Lindsay Bastian
  • Throwback Thursday-- MSOE displays a new computer

    In November and December 1955, MSOE had a shiny new IBM computer on display. In this photograph, students watch as a supervising customer service engineer from IBM demonstrates the new machine. (From: Bulletin Relay,...
    Lindsay Bastian
    created by Lindsay Bastian
  • Throwback Thursday - January Weather

    Unpredictable extremes are somewhat common during the month of January.  In the March 1919 issue of Electroforce, a lack of snowfall during January was addressed-- only half-an-inch, compared to 51 inches in 1918...
    Lindsay Bastian
    created by Lindsay Bastian
  • Throwback Thursday-- First Graduating Class of MEs

    Hi, I’m Lindsay. I’m part of Team Archives here at the MSOE Library.   Today’s Throwback Thursday item comes from the December 1956 issue of the MSOE Bulletin Relay. On December 20th, 1956 MSOE...
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    created by Lindsay Bastian