Featured Events

2022 Outstanding Alumni Awards

Thursday, April 28, 2022

The winners of the 2022 College of Engineering Outstanding Alumni Awards have been announced! Visit the main OAA 2022 page for more information.

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Fall Welcome Event

September 2022

Events on the engineering quad to celebrate the beginning of the fall semester.

Engineering@75: Anniversary Exhibit

Launching Sept 1st through December 2022

The UMass Amherst College of Engineering 75th anniversary exhibit will be on display in the Science and Engineering Library in the Lederle GRC Lowrise. It is free and open to the public daily.

Exhibit reception: Wednesday, October 26, 3:30–5:30 p.m.

Homecoming 2022

October 24–29, 2022

Check out the Homecoming website for updates and information.

2022 Tang Lecture

Thursday, October 13, 2022

Learn more on the Tang Lecture page on our main website.

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Photographs are courtesy of Special Collections and University Archives of the W.E.B. Du Bois Library at UMass Amherst and the College of Engineering archives.  

Content written/provided by the Special Collections and University Archives, Cheryl Brooks, Charlie Creekmore, Heather Demers, Sarah Harvey, and Lauren Rubenstein.  

Cited sources:

  • New York Times archive