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Storied Past...

Celebrating 100 Years of Engineering Education and Research
NOTABLE ALUMNI

Carroll Hochwalt '20 - founded Monsanto Central Research Labs
Charles Pedersen '26 - Nobel Laureate - Dupont
Joe Pesce '28 - developed talking motion pictures, Westinghouse
Charles Wilke '40 - founded chemical engineering at Berkeley
Cordell Hull '56 - founder and former chairman. Bechtel Enterprises
Roman Shoenherr '56 - developed overhead projector, 3M
Bro. Ray Fitz '64 - president emeritus, University of Dayton for 23 years
Richard Abdoo '65 - chairman, CEO, Wisconsin Energy
Blair Barbour '86 - president, CEO, Photon-X
Joe Hinrichs '89 - president, Asia Pacific and Africa, Ford
Annette Clayton '92 - president, Saturn Corporation - GM

PROGRAM HISTORY

1911 Chemical Engineering
1911 Electrical Engineering
1914 Mechanical Engineering
1921 Civil Engineering
1950 Engineering Technology
1952 Industrial and Systems Engineering
1962 Materials Engineering
1975 Engineering Management Science
1983 Electro-Optics Program