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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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UMN Alumna, Kelly Stephani, Awarded PECASE

UMN Alumna, Kelly Stephani, was awarded the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). She received her B.S. in Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics from the University of
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Seagate Donation

The AEM Department has received another generous donation of equipment from the technology company, Seagate.