12-17 Project Discovery, Session II
19-24 KU Survivor Engineering Camp
31 Last day of summer semester classes
17 New Graduate Student Orientation, 9 a.m. to noon, Eaton Hall, for new graduate students
17 New Student Enrollment Fall Orientation
17 New Student Enrollment New AEC Enrollment
18 Welcome Back Barbecue/Club Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Engineering Courtyard, for all SoE students, sponsored by Engineering Student Council
18 New Student Enrollment Fall Orientation
19 ELC Welcome and Group Picture, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Spahr Engineering Classroom, 2 Eaton Hall, for incoming freshmen
20 First day of classes
22 Frosh Frenzy, 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., Engineering Courtyard, for all incoming freshmen, sponsored by Engineering Student Council
22 Rockin' on Learned Lawn, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Engineering Courtyard/Learned Lawn, for all SoE students, sponsored by Engineering Student Council
24 Welcome Back Diversty Programs, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Spahr Engineering Classroom, 2 Eaton Hall
25 Society of Women Engineers Welcome Back, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Spahr Engineering Classroom, 2 Eaton Hall
26 Career Kickoff Day, noon to 3 p.m., Engineering Courtyard. For all SoE students, sponsored by Engineering Career Center.
3 General Engineering Student Council Meeting - Organization Day, 6 p.m., 2112 Learned Hall
5 Football, KU vs. Northern Colorado, TBA, Memorial Stadium,
7 Labor Day -- No classes, offices closed
15 SWE Evening with Industry, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Kansas Union Ballroom. Tickets required.
16 Engineering and Computer Science Career Fair, noon to 5 p.m., Kansas Union, Fifth Floor
17 General Engineering Student Council Meeting, 6 p.m., 2112 Learned Hall
18 Smart Grid, a lecture by alumnus Andres Carvallo of Austin Energy, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Apollo Room, Nichols Hall, West Campus. Reception to follow.
19 Football, KU vs. Duke, TBA, Memorial Stadium
26 Engineering Family Day, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., Engineering Courtyard, between Eaton and Learned Halls. Featuring a Mini-Expo and Donate for a Doughnut, sponsored by Self Engineering Leadership Fellows Program.
26 Football, KU vs. Southern Mississippi/Band Day, TBA, Memorial Stadium
1 General Engineering Student Council Meeting - Organization Day, 6 p.m., 2112 Learned Hall
8 Deans Club Dinner, by invitation only, 6 p.m.,
8 "Thinking Outside the Box," a presentation by KU Engineering alumnus Professor Andrew Williams, 6 p.m., Spahr Engineering Classroom, 2 Eaton Hall.
9 KU School of Engineering Distinguished Lecture featuring Linda Cook, KU alumna and former Executive Director of Royal Dutch Shell Gas and Power, 4 p.m., Spahr Engineering Classroom. Eaton Hall.
10 Engineering Homecoming Tailgate, 2 hours before kickoff, Memorial Stadium, by invitation only
10 Football, KU vs. Iowa State/Homecoming, TBA, Memorial Stadium
15 Fall Break Begins, no classes
18 Fall Break Ends
22 Chicago Area Alumni Event, 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m., Goldman, Sachs & Co., 71 South Wacker Dr., Suite 500. Presentation on "Perspectives From the Investment Banking Industry" Cost to attend is $20 and includes wine and beer. Register at
KU Alumni Association
5 Wichita Area Alumni Event, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Wichita Country Club
12 Kansas City Area Alumni Event -- reception and continuing education classes for PE, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Edwards Campus, Overland Park
26 Thanksgiving, no classes, office closed
27 State holiday, no classes, offices closed
3 Kansas City Area Alumni Gathering, 6:30 p.m, Hallbrook Country Club
10 Last day of fall semester classes
11 Stop Day, no classes
12 Engineering Recognition Program, 9 a.m., Kansas Union, for Fall semester graduates and their guests
14 Finals begin
18 Last day of finals
25 Christmas, offices closed.