Good Morning and Happy Engineers Week!


I wanted to start by thanking our amazing Engineers Week Organizing Leadership Team: Hayes Makinano, Saira Amjad, Hajrah Choudhry, Rezia Mahmud, Giselle Corina, Roozah Sughran Khan, Likhitha Addagatia, Zainab Syed, Keil Eggers, and Said Ahmed.


They have worked so hard to put these events together and we have a great schedule for the week.


Today’s Events - Monday, February 22:


4 p.m.             So You Think You Want to be an Engineer: Stories and Advice From Current Engineering Students

Engineers have many career paths to explore, and we want to inspire the next generation to choose the path that is right for their interests. In honor of this year’s Engineers Week theme, Inspiring Wonder, join a student panel to learn more about engineering degrees at the Volgenau School of Engineering. This event is perfect for prospective engineering students who want to hear firsthand from students about their experiences and how they chose their path to an engineering degree.


Register Here:


7 p.m.             Women in Engineering

Join us to hear about experiences, challenges, highlights, and advice from women working in various engineering fields including electrical, cyber, aeronautical and systems engineering. Interact with our panelists through a Q&A session.


                        Register Here:


For a full list of this week’s events visit the VSE website.


Also, make sure to participate in the Social Media Contest – information can be found here.




Elizabeth P. Dean, MTA, CMP

Special Assistant to the Dean

Volgenau School of Engineering

George Mason University
Nguyen Engineering Building, Suite 5100 
4400 University Drive, MS 4A3 
Fairfax, VA 22030 

P: 703.993.1500

C: 203.605.2741

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