Apr 10

College of Engineering Research Symposium

Nittany Lion Inn
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

The College of Engineering Research Symposium showcases graduate and undergraduate research results via paper and poster presentations. Furthermore, CERS provides an in-house peer review network for students who are currently working towards completing a research project.


Apr 26

Engineering Design Showcase

Bryce Jordan Center
1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

The Design Showcase is an exhibit of engineering design projects—from first-year design to senior capstone—created by students with the support of Penn State engineering faculty members and industry sponsors.


Apr 30-May 04

Finals Week - No classes

May 04

ESM Spring 2018 Graduation Celebration

Toftrees Golf Resort – Silver Maple II & III Rooms
2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.


May 31-Jun 01

2018 Golden Decade Alumni Reunion

Toftrees Golf Resort
May 31, 5:30 p.m. to June 1, noon

The ESM Golden Decade Alumni Reunion celebrates alumni who graduated 50 years ago, as well as alumni celebrating their 45th, 40th, 30th, 20th, and 10th reunion.




The Penn State Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics (ESM) is an internationally distinguished department that is recognized for its globally competitive excellence in engineering and scientific accomplishments, research, and educational leadership.

Our Engineering Science program is the official undergraduate honors program of the College of Engineering, attracting the University’s brightest engineering students. We also offer graduate degrees in ESM, engineering mechanics, engineering at the nano-scale, and an integrated undergraduate/graduate program.

Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics

212 Earth and Engineering Sciences Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-4523