No more glory days

Bowermaster, David
November 1993
U.S. News & World Report;11/1/93, Vol. 115 Issue 17, p80
Examines the future job outlook for engineers. Young engineers may have to redirect their job searches; What caused the slowdown in the cascade of engineering jobs; Industries where opportunities are emerging; Richard Ellis of the American Association of Engineering Societies states `educators are calling engineering the `new liberal art'.'


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