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Commencement Information

The Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics congratulates its spring 2020 graduates. On this page, you will find videos that include a message from the department head, a message from Dean Schwartz, remarks from the undergraduate officer and undergraduate coordinator, and slides honoring each graduating student.

Congratulations from Judy Todd, Department Head

Message from the Dean

Congratulations from Gary Gray, Associate Professor and Undergraduate Officer

Congratulations from Lucas Passmore, Associate Teaching Professor

Words from the Class of 2020

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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