Engineering Alumna Petersen Leaves Behind Adventurous, Enduring Legacy

Monday, March 4, 2013

Prof. Margaret Petersen, a member of the College's Distinguished Engineering Alumni Academy, died January 18 at age 92, leaving behind a competent, adventurous and enduring example for women in applied sciences and a legacy of 35 years of service with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

For a profile on Prof. Petersen and her many accomplishments, go to