Nov. 15: Engineers Week Countdown

UD to host Engineers Week 2014 Countdown event in Mitchell Hall


1:16 p.m., Oct. 31, 2013--The University of Delaware will host an Engineers Week 2014 Countdown event, Friday, Nov. 15, from 1:30-2 p.m. in Mitchell Hall.

UD is teaming with the National Engineers Week Foundation on this kickoff event, which will be webcast live.

Events Stories

Dec. 1: 'Alice' manuscript

A talk by August A. Imholtz Jr. marking the 150th anniversary of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" will be held at 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 1, in the Class of 1941 Lecture Room in the Morris Library on the University of Delaware campus in Newark.

Dec. 2: UD Night at Winterthur

University of Delaware students, faculty and staff are invited to join in the winter festivities at UD Night at Yuletide at Winterthur from 4:30-8:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 2.

Following a welcome by UD President Patrick Harker, those who attend will have an opportunity to hear leading engineering experts from UD’s College of Engineering, DuPont and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers-USA (IEEE-USA) discuss the important role engineers play in addressing today’s grand challenges and how volunteerism and partnership contribute to this effort.

The panel discussion will be moderated by UD Provost Domenico Grasso. Panelists include:

  • Babatunde Ogunnaike, dean, UD College of Engineering;
  • Karen Fletcher, DuPont chief engineer and vice president, engineering, facilities and real estate;
  • Gary Blank, IEEE-USA president-elect;
  • Elizabeth (Lizzy) Mahoney, UD doctoral student, chemical and biomolecular engineering; and
  • Kelsey McWilliams, UD undergraduate student, environmental engineering.

To attend in person, register here

To tune in online, RSVP and a link to the webcast will be provided closer to the event.

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