Engineering Research Open House Scheduled April 16

Monday, April 13, 2009

University of Iowa News Release

The College of Engineering will host its seventh annual Research Open House from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 16, at the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences. Designed to encourage interdisciplinary research among students, faculty and staff, the event is free and open to the public.

The event will promote research activities and accomplishments of the College of Engineering's faculty, students and staff. It will also provide opportunities for graduate and undergraduate recruitment and the development of new industrial contacts.

Activities include:

--8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Welcome Area and Information Desk, Lobby, south entrance to Seamans Center.
--9 a.m. to 4 p.m. research poster viewing.
--10:30 to 11:20 a.m. Student Seminar for those interested in graduate school, Rockwell Collins Conference Room, Room 3111 SC, Allan Guymon, chemical engineering.
--4:30 to 5:20 p.m. 7 Habits Seminar, Stanley Auditorium, 1505 Seamans Center. Overview of the 7 Habits program, which will be offered as a class during fall semester 2009.
--4:30 to 5:20 p.m. Paul D. Scholz Symposium on Technology and its Role in Society, Shambaugh Auditorium, Main Library.