CSE alumni homecoming events

Homecoming Week, Sept. 28-Oct. 5, 2019

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Join the College of Science and Engineering for Homecoming Week! CSE will host a number of college-specific events, as well as participate in all-University events. 

CSE Day of Service—Minnesota Computers for Schools

Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019
9 a.m.-Noon

Minnesota Computers for Schools
504 Malcolm Ave. SE, Suite 100, Minneapolis

Kick off Homecoming Week by participating in the University of Minnesota Day of Service. CSE will host service activities at Minnesota Computers for Schools. Volunteers will help with a variety of tasks in the warehouse, such as testing computers, installing memory and hard drives, sorting parts for recycling, helping with inventory, and organizing inventory. 

Learn more and register at z.umn.edu/CSEservice2019—children 10 and older are welcome. 

If you don’t live in the Twin Cities metro area, Day of Service activities will be held simultaneously across the United States and at some international locations.

Questions, email Joelle at jblarson@umn.edu or call 612-626-1802. For information about the U's Day of Service, visit UMAA.

Computer Science & Engineering Thirst for Knowledge Alumni Gathering and Speaker Series: Robotics

Monday, Sept. 30, 2019
6-9 p.m.

The Happy Gnome, Firehouse Room
498 Selby Ave., St. Paul

Join computer science and engineering alumni and faculty for the second in a series of “Thirst for Knowledge” gatherings. Learn about faculty research related to robotics over brews and snacks—relax, socialize, reconnect, and maybe even learn a thing or two.

Learn more and register at z.umn.edu/thirstforknowledge2.  

Homecoming Parade

Friday, Oct. 4, 2019
6:30 p.m.

Celebrate Homecoming with one of the oldest traditions at the U, the Homecoming Parade! The parade runs down University Avenue SE from 12th Avenue SE to Walnut Street.


Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019
11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 

McNamara Alumni Center
200 Oak St. SE, Minneapolis

Celebrate Homecoming at the premier pre-game party for alumni and fans. Enjoy entertainment, food & drink, watch games on the big screens and stay for the coronation of the Homecoming Royalty before heading to the football game!

More information is available on the UMAA website.

Chemical Engineering and Materials Science Homecoming Celebration

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019
11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Amundson Hall
421 Washington Ave. SE, Minneapolis

Connect with University of Minnesota Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science (CEMS) faculty, alumni, friends, and students during the CEMS Homecoming celebration in Amundson Hall. Then, join CEMS alumni and friends for the Homecoming football game in a dedicated block of seats as the Golden Gophers take on the University of Illinois.

Learn more and register on the CEMS website.

Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering Homecoming Celebration

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019
Noon-1:30 p.m. 

Civil Engineering Building
500 Pillsbury Drive S.E., Minneapolis

Alumni and friends are invited to attend the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering Department Homecoming Celebration. Please join us before the Homecoming game!

Learn more and register at z.umn.edu/CEGEHomecoming2019.

Homecoming Football Game v. Illinois

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019
2:30 or 3 p.m.

TCF Bank Stadium
420 SE 23rd Ave, Minneapolis

Discounted alumni tickets will be available soon!

Biomedical Engineering Department Fall Alumni Event

Monday, Oct. 7, 2019
5-7 p.m.

Surly Brewing Co.
530 Malcom Ave. SE, Minneapolis

Join Biomedical Engineering department alumni to celebrate University of Minnesota Homecoming! Enjoy a free beer on us, hosted appetizers, and the chance to reconnect with former classmates, colleagues, instructors, and friends.

Learn more and register at z.umn.edu/BMEalumFA19.