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A. James Clark School of Engineering, University of Maryland

Celebrating our 125th anniversary

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Celebrate with us!


No matter where you are, we hope that you'll celebrate your UMD Mechanical Engineering pride! Here are some easy ways that you can get involved:

  • Share an artifact, such as some old technology, a photo, a publication, or a syllabus from an earlier time or tell us about your experience at the Clark School and how things have changed and grown.
  • Add a milestone to our interactive timeline above.
  • Attend one of our events, which we'll share throughout the year.
  • Give to one of our funds to continue the mechanical engineering tradition of generosity.

Chair Balakumar Balachandran reflects on 125 years of Mechanical Engineering Excellence.

Save the Date

April 17: Center for Engineering Concepts Development: 20th Anniversary Celebration
April 27: 125th Anniversary Display and Solar Car at Maryland Day
September 18 - 19: Workshop: "Your Air Conditioner, 1/2 the Volume and 1/3 the Weight" (details forthcoming) 
October 17: 125th Anniversary Alumni Celebration (details forthcoming) 
November 8-14: Anniversary Display at the International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition in Salt Lake City, Utah
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