College of Engineering

ENG MES-NSBE Alumni Reception

Event | September 20th, 2014 in

College of Engineering MES-NSBE Alumni Reception

Reconnect with fellow Minority Engineers Society and National Society for Black Engineers members!

  • Date: Saturday, September 20
  • Time: 3:30pm – 5pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: Ingalls Engineering Resource Center, 44 Cummington Mall

ENG Class of 1964 Golden Terriers Reception

Event | September 20th, 2014 in

ENG Class of 1964 Golden Terriers Reception

Join classmates from 1963 to 1965 as we celebrate the 50th reunion of ENG 1964 graduates. The first class to graduate from ENG, formerly CIT.

  • Date: Saturday, September 20
  • Time: 2:30pm – 4pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: Engineering Product Innovation Center, 750 Commonwealth Avenue

The Best of BU Luncheon and University Alumni Awards

Event | September 20th, 2014 in

Best of BU Luncheon & University Alumni Awards

Join alumni from across Boston University at the premier event of Alumni Weekend! We will welcome home and recognize a number of distinguished alumni groups, including the Class of 1964 Golden Terriers, class years ending in ’4 and ’9, Scarlet Key Honor Society alumni, Claflin Society, loyal and generous donors, and many more.

The University Alumni Awards will be presented at the luncheon. Recipients of the 2014 award include Dr. Howard Bauchner, MED’79; Mikhail Gurevich, ENG’07, GSM’12; Jeannette Horan, GSM’93; Rick Hoyt Jr., SED’93, of Team Hoyt; and Matthew Trevithick, CGS’06, CAS’08.

  • Date: Saturday, September 20
  • Time: 12pm – 2pm
  • Cost: $35, or $25 for Golden Terriers, Reunion Year Alumni, and all Shared Interest group alumni
  • Location: GSU Metcalf Ballroom, 775 Commonwealth Avenue

ENG 50th Anniversary Gala Banquet

Event | September 19th, 2014 in

ENG 50th Anniversary Gala Banquet

Cocktail Hour and Banquet Dinner at the Hotel Commonwealth. Featuring one of the most exciting presentations you will ever attend:

“BU’s Bionic Pancreas – A Technology that will Revolutionize Life for Diabetics”
Prof. Ed Damiano is leading the creation of the “Bionic Pancreas.”
Come hear him discuss how this will transform the treatment of Type 1 diabetes.

  • Date: Friday, September 19
  • Time: 6:45pm – 9pm
  • Cost: Included in $35 ENG Gala Package
  • Location: TBD

ENG 50th Symposium: Engineering and the World — Using Technology to Advance Society

Event | September 19th, 2014 in

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Come hear from superstar ENG faculty how they are impacting our daily lives in novel ways, including:

Tom Bifano, Director of the Photonics Center, Professor, Mechanical Engineering, How Photonic-Based Technologies Will Transform the Way We Live. 

Muhammad Zaman, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, The Future of Medical Technology Innovation: A Global and Cost-Conscious Approach 

Ken Lutchen, Dean of Engineering, The Future of Higher Education: Navigating the Value Proposition?

  • Date: Friday, September 19
  • Time: 5pm – 6pm
  • Cost: Included in $15 ENG Day Pass & $35 ENG Gala Package
  • Location: Photonics Center, Room 206, 8 St. Mary’s Street

ENG 50th Student-Alumni Team Design Challenge

Event | September 19th, 2014 in

ENG Student-Alumni Team Design Challenge

Take part or watch a fun Alumni-Student-Faculty team challenge to see which department has the best design skills under pressure.

  • Date: Friday, September 19
  • Time: 3pm – 4:30pm
  • Cost: Included in $15 ENG Day Pass & $35 ENG Gala Package
  • Location: Colloquium Room, Photonics Bldg., 8 St. Mary’s Street

College of Engineering Tour of the Newest Facilities

Event | September 19th, 2014 in

College of Engineering Tour of Newest Facilities

See the new and extraordinary Engineering Product Innovation Center (EPIC), The Singh Imagineering Lab, The Photonics Center, and more.

  • Date: Friday, September 19
  • Time: 2:30pm – 3pm
  • Cost: Included in $15 ENG Day Pass & $35 ENG Gala Package
  • Location: Outside of 110 Cummington Mall

ENG 50th Relive Your Favorite Courses with Iconic Faculty

Event | September 19th, 2014 in

ENG 50th Relive Your Favorite Courses with Favorite Faculty

Come reconnect with iconic ENG faculty:

AME, MFG: Ted DeWinter, Mort Isaacson, Stormy Attaway, Ray Nagem, Greg McDaniel & more

BME: Steve Colburn, Jim Collins, Ken Lutchen, Sol Eisenberg & more

ECE: Mike Ruane, Dave Perrault, Mark Horenstein, Hamid Nawab & more

  • Date: Friday, September 19
  • Time: 1:30pm – 3pm
  • Cost: Included in $15 ENG Day Pass & $35 ENG Gala Package
  • Location: Engineering Product Innovation Center, 750 Commonwealth Avenue

ENG 50th Alumni Lunch Panel: ENG Alumni Moving Society Forward

Event | September 19th, 2014 in

ENG 50th Student-Alumni Lunch Panel: ENG Alumni Moving Society Forward

Featuring distinguished ENG alumni having in leadership roles in a wide variety of industries:

Jennifer Gruber, ENG’99 (AME), Lead, Stowage Management Support Group, NASA: Managing the Inventory and Stowage Officers in Space Station Mission Control

George Savage, M.D., ENG’81 (BME), Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer, Proteus Digital Health: Revolutionizing Home Healthcare

Kevin Knopp, ENG’94 (ECE), Co-Founder and CEO, 908 Devices: Developing Rugged Devices to Instantly Detect and Confirm Toxic Agents

Amit Jain, ENG’85, ’88 (ECE) President, CEO and Founder, Prysm, Inc.: Creating the Next Generation HD display with Innovative Energy-Efficient Technology

Kathleen McLaughlin, ENG’87 (ECE), President, Walmart Foundation: Overseeing Philanthropy at One of the Most Influential Foundations in the World

Kevin “Kit” Parker, ENG’89 (BME): Professor of Bioengineering & Applied Physics, Harvard University: Applying an Engineering Mindset to Impact Society

  • Date: Friday, September 19
  • Time: 12pm – 1:30pm
  • Cost: Included in $15 ENG Day Pass & $35 ENG Gala Package
  • Location: Photonics Colloquium Rm., Room 906, 8 St. Mary’s Street