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 Camp and Outreach Coordinator, Meredith Morris Whyte, at meredith.morriswhyte@ku.edu

Find all upcoming events below. 

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Questions? Contact us at explore_engr@ku.edu.


Engineering News

Three to Receive KU Engineering Distinguished Engineering Service Award

Two alumni and a longtime engineering faculty member from the University of Kansas School of Engineering will be honored with the school’s highest award in a ceremony set for 6 p.m. May 4.

KU Engineering Students Craft ‘Simulearn’ App to Win Kc Fed Code-A-Thon

Amazon Alexa, Google Home and Home Assistant all make it easy for users to turn on lights, track grocery lists, automate climate controls and handle other relatively mindless home tasks that take up time and attention.

KU Engineering Professor Wins NSF CAREER Award for Water-Contaminant Research

An assistant professor at the University of Kansas School of Engineering is the winner of a five-year, $560,000 grant from the National Science Foundation for his re

KU Engineering Professor Wins Award for Research into Turbulent Combustion

An assistant professor at the University of Kansas School of Engineering is winner of a three-year, $450,000 grant from the U.S.