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Engineering Day at Calvin - March 14, 2014

Future Engineers Visit Day

Join us for Fridays at Calvin with a special twist—a day of events designed for students considering a major in Engineering. You'll meet Calvin students and faculty, sit in on classes in your area of interest and get to know others who are also interested in learning more about Engineering.

To register for Engineer's Day, please call 1-800-688-0122 and talk to our Admissions Office staff.

For more information on the Engineering and Computing Visit Days, click here.

Detailed Schedule for the Engineering Day at Calvin on March 14

Time Activity Room

8:00 a.m.

Early Bird Tour - Explore campus with a Calvin student

Admissions Office

8:45 a.m.

Opening Session - Welcome and General Overview of Calvin

Prince Conference Center

10:00 a.m.



10:30 a.m.

Detailed Program Overview

C.F.A.C. Recital Hall

11:30 p.m. Panel Discussion with current engineering students and alumni . Find out why they chose the Calvin Engineering program. C.F.A.C Recital Hall.

12:30 p.m.

Lunch with Engineering Faculty and students

Prince Conferenc Center

1:30 a.m.

Students: Class visits:
Engr. 106 Engr. Chem & Materials Science - Professor D. Wunder
Engr. 209 Intro Laws of Conser & Thermo - Professor B. Vanden Bosch
Engr. 324 Matl & Proc in Manufacturing - Professor G. Ermer
Engr. 330 Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer - Professor A. Si

Parents - Financial Aid Session

SB 110
SB 103
NH 050
SB 102

Meeter Center Lecture Hall

2:30 p.m.

ENGR 339 -- Senior Design - Talk with current seniors about their experience at Calvin and get an up close look at their team design project so far.

Engineering Building

3:30 p.m.

Four Options -
1. Campus Tour for anyone who didn't take the Early Bird Tour
(Begins in the Lobby of the Engineering Bldg.)

2. request an individual meeting with an engineering faculty member--
send e-mail request to

3. Connect with a host of an overnight visit

4. Meet with Athletic coach or attend a music rehearsal


7:30 p.m.

Women in Engineering - Pi and a Movie

Since March 14 is pi day there will be pie and Ice cream served before a Movie at 8:00. Everyone is welcome and prospective female engineering students are especially encouraged to come. The movie will be Temple Grandin. It's the amazing true story of a woman who overcame autism and reengineered the livestock handling system used in the U.S. livestock industry.

Commons Lecture Hall Basement

** Time slots marked with ** also have options of possible interest from the standard Fridays @ Calvin Program. See Fridays at Calvin website for information on these options. Students and parents are free to attend different sessions.


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