April 7th, 2023, 11:45am ET, Lunch & Learn Alumni Astronaut

    Bob Hines graduated from BU’s Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Department in 1997. He also holds a master’s degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Alabama and a master’s degree from the US Air Force Test Pilot School. He was commissioned in 1999 by the Air Force Officer Training School and has served 18 years on active duty and in the reserves. He has logged more than 3,500 hours of flight time in 41 aircraft, many of these hours as an experimental test pilot for NASA. He recently ended his trip to the ISS and will be sharing his experiences with us.

    • Please register to attend. You can do this by clicking on the following link:



    Past events 2020-2021

    November 11th, 5:00 pm, Aerospace Concentration Night

    Stop on by and ask current AIAA upperclassmen and faculty how to navigate the process with any questions or concerns you might have, or just listen to others to get a better grasp of what the aerospace concentration at BU looks like!

    Updated Zoom Link:

    Meeting ID: 984 7718 8429
    Passcode: 988697 

    October 5th, 6:30 pm :  Virtual panel discussion 

    This event is being put together to help students get some information about a few companies that will be recruiting at the October 9th career fair.

      • Alumni Joe Owen : BAE Systems
      • Alumni Tony Tang : General Dynamics
      • Alumni Kayla Kruper : Raytheon
    • October 2nd: Access GE @ BU Overview
      • Session A is all about lean with GE Healthcare and Session B is going to be a livestream from the GE Aviation Customer Technical Education Center (CTEC) going over Jet Engine Basics.
    • September 26th; Pacific Northwest Aero Expo (organized by Portland State University)
      • Register:
    • September 21st; Career Panel. 
      • Ruby Precourt : GEAE (Evandale, OH)
      • Kendra Toole: Blue Origin (Kent, WA)
      • Larry Wirsing: Aurora Flight Sciences (Cambridge, MA) 

    2020 Engineering Splash : 

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    September 11th 4:00 pm.  Join us at the Zoom address : Zoom





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