Press Room

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2011

  • Center for Advanced Engineering & Research is Open for Business!
  • B&W receives $5 million grant for small modular reactor testing facility

2010

  • B&W Announces Testing Facility at CAER
  • CAER and Lynchburg City Schools Sign Education Agreement
  • Streetlights in Region 2000 “get smart”
  • Region 2000 Strengths in Nuclear and Wireless Industries Highlighted in State Innovation Report

2009

  • CAER breaks ground on research and education center
  • CAER and JMU sign master research agreement
  • CAER selects Wiley|Wilson to design facility
  • CAER now accepting abstracts for potential R&D projects

2008

  • Spring registration opens for graduate engineering classes
  • CAER obtains $400,000 grant to develop facility plan
  • CAER and UVA sign master research agreement
  • Wireless Research Lab open for business at Liberty University
  • CAER gears up for Fall graduate engineering courses ’08
  • CAER awarded $7.6 million for nuclear energy research center
  • CAER and Liberty Sign Master Research Agreement
  • CAER and LU’s School of Engineering sign master research agreement