Engineering Student Seminar Series
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays in Aug. to Nov.
Learn about the College of Engineering from current students and professors. Find out about college majors and learn about exciting extracurricular and career opportunities for engineering students.
The Engineering of Business or the Business of Engineering?
2:30 p.m., Sept. 17, 2018
Engineering and CBE co-host alumni and brothers Dan and Kent Ivanoff, who will share their experiences how they’ve used elements of both disciplines to transform very different markets nationally.
Women in Engineering Day
Oct. 5, 2018
Women in Engineering Day is a free one-day workshop for female high school students, grades 11-12, designed to introduce students to career options in engineering and computer science.
Grand Challenge Scholars Pitch
Nov. 16, 2018
Held every fall in conjunction with the acceptance of a new class of Grand Challenge Scholars. The event gives students the opportunity to earn money to fund research and education into their Grand Challenges project plans.
NSBE-UI Dynamic Engineers Lecture Series
The National Society of Black Engineers hosts a speaker every spring.
In 2018, they hosted Kimberly Cross, Ph.D.
Women in Engineering Exploratorium for 9th-10th Graders
April 26-27, 2018
A new event held this year in conjunction with the annual Engineering Design EXPO and in partnership with the U of I Society of Women Engineers (SWE). The Exploratorium is an event for 9th and 10th grade girls who are interested in engineering but want to better understand engineering through hands-on activities and experience with the disciplines, students, actual female alumni who are engineers and U of I Engineering programs.
Women in Engineering Dinner and Networking Night
March 29, 2018
An event hosted in partnership with the U of I Society of Women Engineers (SWE) for U of I female students and alumni. Dinner and Networking Night will feature keynote speaker Lisa Grow, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Idaho Power. In addition, participants will be able to engage in a networking session with U of I Engineering alumni to discuss career paths and opportunities.
The Cybersecurity Symposium
The Cybersecurity Symposium: Your Security, Your Future is an opportunity for academic researchers and software and system developers to meet and discuss state of the art processes related to cybersecurity.
College of Engineering Awards Ceremony
The College Awards Ceremony presents awards of excellence to outstanding graduating seniors, graduate students and exceptional college faculty and staff.