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Join the UMD Alumni Association and Enter to Win a Ford!

Join the UMD Alumni Association and Enter to Win a Ford!

From August 17 through November 7, 2015 people who join, renew, or upgrade their membership in the University of Maryland Alumni Association have a chance to win a brand new 2016 Ford Fusion hybrid. Each membership purchased in this time frame will be automatically entered to win. Good luck Engineering Terps! Join now.

Introducing LinkedIn Alumni Subgroups

We are pleased to offer you a new way of networking with your fellow UMD engineering graduates. Subgroups within the Clark School Alumni LinkedIn Group will allow you to identify and connect with professionals in a similar industry or geographic location as you. We are starting with six subgroups: Bay Area Engineering Alumni Network; Biotechnology; Entrepreneurs / Startups; Non-traditional Engineering Careers; Telecommunications; and Alumni Living Outside of the US. To join these subgroups, please see the right hand side of the home page of the A. James Clark School of Engineering Alumni [Official] group. New groups will be added based on interest level. Learn more.

Upcoming Events – We Hope You’ll Join Us!

September 15th, Baltimore, Md.: Women in Engineering Alumnae and Friends Event
October 15th, Tysons Corner, Va.: Clark and Smith Schools Alumni Reception Featuring UMD Startups
November 7th, College Park, Md.: Homecoming
November 19th, Baltimore, Md.: Save the Date for the Alumni and Friends Networking Event

Explore the World with Fellow Terps

Explore the World with Fellow Terps

The University of Maryland Alumni Association offers an extraordinary opportunity for our alumni, family and friends to reconnect and chart new territories through our Alumni Travel program. The program presents a number of diverse opportunities for travelers to explore wonders here in the US and abroad. Learn more.

Alumni Notes

Dr. Jie Chen, Ph.D 1998, Electrical and Computer Engineering; Edmonton, Canada
2015 Recipient of the Killam Annual Professorship Award, one of the most prestigious awards granted to professors at Canadian Universities

Mr. Philip Tan Chen Chong, BS 1989, Electrical Engineering; Bangkok, Thailand
Recently promoted to Senior Executive Vice President at Bank of Ayudhya PCL

Mr. Joel Graybeal, BS 1981, Aerospace Engineering; Morrisville, NC
Managing Partner at Triangle Rock Club, which won the 2015 DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year

Dr. Ed Habtour, MS & Ph.D, 2014 & 2015, Mechanical Engineering; Baltimore, MD
Promoted to lead the Prognostics and Diagnostics Team at the Vehicle Technology Directorate at the US Army Research Laboratory

Dr. Eric Hoppmann, Ph.D 2014, Bioengineering; College Park, MD
Co-Fonder of Diagnostic anSers, and recently awarded a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I Grant

Dr. Christopher T. Jones, Ph.D. 1997, Aerospace Engineering; Oak Hill, VA
Elected to the grade of Associate Fellow, Class of 2015 by AIAA

Dr. Somnuk Ngamchai, Ph.D 2007, Transportation Engineering; Nonthaburi, Thailand
Recently became Vice President at PTT Public Company Limited

Dr. Dennis P. Nolan, BS 1977, Fire Protection Engineering; Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia
Co-authored a new book entitled "Applied Operational Excellence for the Oil, Gas and Process Industries" to be published on October 15, 2015, by Elsevier/Gulf Professional Publishing and is currently available for pre-ordered on Amazon

Mr. Nicholas A. Rotunda, MS 2013, Aerospace Engineering; Columbia, MD
Recently employed as an Aerospace Engineer at the John Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

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