The Picker Engineering Program combines the study of engineering with the humanities, the arts and the sciences. Our students strive to design solutions to the many challenges facing society in the 21st century.
The Picker Engineering Program invites applications for a tenure-track, full-time Assistant Professor of Engineering to begin July, 2015. The ABET-accredited program is the nation’s first at a women’s college. Learn more...
All forums are located in Ford Hall room 240 and are held from 12:00pm - 1:00pm, food will be served at these events, students are invited to bring their own beverage.
- September 11, 2014 - Dr. Nimmi Ramanujam talk "Developing New Technologies for Global Women's Health".
- Engineering Junior Year Abroad, October 2, 2014 presented by Prof. Judith Cardell.
- Presentation of the Major. October 23, 2014 presented by Prof. Susan Voss.
- October 30, 2014 - "An Innovative Automotive Philosophy Moving Forward", presented by Joe Savalle and Curt Briski, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
- Engineering Conversations - Considering Research, Internship, Career and Graduate School Opportunities, November 13, 2014 Presented by S. Voss and J. Bauer-Clapp
- Books of Evidence Informational Session, January 29, 2015 Presented by Assistant Director Martin Green
- Celebration of Seniors, February 5, 2015 Presented by Seniors and Engineering Faculty Members
- February 9, 2015- Rebecca Pass presents "Evolving Optimally-Efficient Gas- Turbine Engines" and "The Minimalist's Guide to Engineering Education".
- February 11, 2015- Niveen Ismail talks "Improving Water Quality: Applications of Biofilters for Contaminant Removal" and "Engineers Making an Impact: Translating Classroom Knowledge into Action".
- Presentation of the Majors, March 26, 2015, Presented by Prof. Susan Voss
Each month the Lazarus Center for Career Development publishes a Career Engineering Newsletter with opportunities for engineering students.
Engineering in the News
Picker Engineering alumna Katie Wood ’10 appointed to Maine Manufacturing’s Dream Team. (October 2014)
Live event: MarsOne 10 Candidates 5 different continents Q&A session, Sunday September 7, 2014, Featuring Yari Rodriguez '10
College Speaks up against tight drone regulations. Professor Paul Voss TV interview on Fox Business segment Countdown to the Closing Bell. (August 2014)
Engineering sophomore Anna Partridge named College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Honorable Mention Scholar All-American for her effort in both the classroom and at the 2014 NCAA DIV III Diving Regional. (July 17, 2014)
Dr. Tomboulian Goes to Washington. Dr. Briana Tomboulian was chosen to serve as the 2014-15 ASME Congressional Fellow. (June 2014)
Hot off the press, Professor Susannah Howe feature in IEEE Pulse article "Faculty Internships for Capstone Design Instructors". (June 16, 2014)
Campus School Sixth-Graders Test New Engineering Software, project "Through My Window" created by Professor Glenn Ellis. (June 4, 2014)