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 Outreach Coordinator, Megan Asbury, masbury@ku.edu

If you are a high school counselor or teacher looking to bring a group of your students to visit, please reach out to Outreach Coordinator, Fred Baier, fredbaier@ku.edu

Find all upcoming events below. 

Make sure to Sign-up for our mailing list to be the first to know when future activities are scheduled.  

Questions? Contact us at explore_engr@ku.edu.


NSF ESPCOR Grant Will Advance Manufacturing of Renewable and Recyclable Plastics

Plastics are an indispensable part of today’s society. These nimble polymers help keep foods fresh, cars safe, arteries clog-free and have countless other uses. But the benefits come at a cost.

School of Engineering's Tiberti Lecture Set For Oct. 14

LAWRENCE — A past president of the American Society of Civil Engineers will give this year’s J.A. Tiberti Family Lecture at the University of Kansas School of Engineering.

At-Home COVID-19 Test Developed at KU Moves Toward Production

With the United States facing another surge of COVID-19 due to the Delta variant, an at-home test for the virus developed by researchers at the University of Kansas is moving toward commercial production. The aim is to launch the product in early 2022.

KU GenCyber Camp Equips K-12 With Cybersecurity Skills

The University of Kansas hosted K-12 teachers from around the country for a five-day summer camp designed to help them teach young students about cybersecurity — and hopefully begin to groom the next generation of experts to protect America’s online infrastructure.