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Homecoming 2019


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Homecoming 2020 is packed with ways to connect virtually and learn about what’s happening at your alma mater. Kick off the weekend at the college’s Annual Engineers Breakfast, then check out all the department events, including a tribute to J. David Lowell.

This year’s Homecoming includes Giving Day. Please consider supporting College of Engineering Scholarships for Transfer Students.

57th Annual Engineers Breakfast

Friday, November 13
8:30 to 10 a.m.
Recording Now Available

Engineering 2017
contact For College of Engineering Homecoming information, contact Claudia Arias at 520.621.8051 or email

Departmental Events

Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

Homecoming Welcome
Craig M. Berge Dean David W. Hahn and Department Head Peiwen ‘Perry‘ Li
Friday, Nov. 13
10 to 11 a.m.

State of the Department

Peiwen ‘Perry‘ Li

What’s Out There?

Research presentation by Jekan Thanga

Hypersonic Flight and Wind Tunnels

Research presentation by Stuart ‘Alex’ Craig

See all of the AME Homecoming events >

Biomedical Engineering

State of the Department
Arthur Gmitro, department head

Homecoming Welcome

Jennifer Barton, BIO5 Institute director

COVID-19 Research
Presentation by Frederic Zenhausern, director of the Center for Applied NanoBioscience and Medicine

See all of the BME Homecoming events >

Biosystems Engineering

Open House
Celebrate Dr. Don Slack's retirement
Friday, Nov. 13
3 to 4:30 p.m.

Civil and Architectural Engineering and Mechanics

State of the Department
Dominic Boccelli, department head

Civil Engineering - From Infancy to Maturity

Achintya Haldar, professor

See all of the CAEM Homecoming events >


Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Celebration with Thomas W. Peterson
Alumnus of the Year and former dean
Friday, Nov. 13
3 to 4:30 p.m.

(Zoom passcode: TOM2020)

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Electrical and Computer Engineering

Department Head Welcome & Faculty Presentations
Friday, Nov. 13
10 to 11 a.m.

See all of the ECE Homecoming events >

Mining and Geological Engineering

15th Annual W.C. Lacy Distinguished Lecture: A Tribute to J. David Lowell 
Friday, Nov. 13
2 p.m.

What’s new at San Xavier Mining Laboratory – 2020
Friday, Nov. 13
2 p.m.

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Materials Science and Engineering

MateriAlZ Seminar
With Ibrahim Karaman, professor and department head of Materials Science & Engineering at Texas A&M University
Friday, Nov. 13
11 a.m. to Noon
(Zoom passcode: 769401)

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Systems and Industrial Engineering

Grad Slam
Five-minute, competition-style research presentations by PhD students
Friday, Nov. 13
10:30 a.m. to Noon
(Zoom passcode: SIE)

State of the Department

Young-Jun Son, department head

See all of the SIE Homecoming events >

Wildcat for Life

Campuswide Events

Visit the Arizona Alumni Association for further details on Homecoming events.