Outreach and Events

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Join us on campus!

The School of Engineering is currently hosting a multitude of opportunities to connect. Looking to visit the School of Engineering, email studyengineering@ku.edu.

If you are a high school counselor or a teacher looking to bring a group of your students to visit, please reach out to our Student recruiter, Brian Murakami, at brian.murakami@ku.edu

Find all upcoming events below. 

Questions? Contact us at explore_engr@ku.edu.


Engineering News

KU Aerospace Engineering Launches First CubeSat Into Orbit

A team of KU engineering students successfully launched a small satellite, called a CubeSat, aboard a NASA-sponsored Firefly Aerospace rocket. The university’s first satellite, known as “KUbeSat-1” reached orbit late in the evening July 3 when it was launched through NASA’s ELaNa 43 mission.

I2S Scientist Receives NSF Award for Research Focused on Cardiac Tissue Ablations

A computational scientist with the University of Kansas School of Engineering and Institute for Information Sciences (I2S), is part of a team of researchers that received $283,686 from the National Science Foundation to develop a scientific computing platform for characterization and monitoring o

Jayhawk Astronaut Connects With KU Students From Space

Loral O’Hara was more than happy to welcome dozens of Jayhawks into the 13,696-square-feet complex where she l

KU Engineering to honor 2 alumni with Distinguished Engineering Service Award

University of Kansas School of Engineering alumni Zack Holland and Brian McClendon will receive the school’s highest award in a ceremony set for 6 p.m. May 2.