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Launch your future

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Aerospace engineers play a key role in the advancement of society, performing work that touches our lives in countless ways beyond aircraft and spacecraft design alone. 

With a stellar reputation and strong research focus that yields real-world breakthroughs, the University of Minnesota (UMN) Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics (AEM) Department is the premier destination for transforming active learners into lifelong contributors.




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Science Court Trial and Verdict Announcement

The Science Court trial is this weekend! You are invited to participate in the trial and verdict announcement in-person or via Zoom.
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Ketema promoted to Professor

Yohannes Ketema has recently been promoted to the rank of professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics (AEM).

Science Court ramping up for its 4th year

Grading is harmful, ineffective and outdated, it's time to change UMN student assessment.
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Congratulations to the 2021-2022 AEM Scholarship Recipients!

This year, the AEM Awards committee evaluated and selected 31 BAEM undergraduate students at the University of Minnesota to receive 14 AEM scholarships for the 2021-2022 school year.