Events

Aug 17

IEGA Ice Cream Social

Leonhard Building Lobby
5:00 p.m.

The Penn State Industrial and Manufacturing Graduate Association is hosting an ice cream social for all graduate students, staff, and faculty.

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Aug 17

New Graduate Student Orientation

102 Leonhard Building
10:00 a.m.

New graduate students are required to attend orientation sessions as well as SARI training.

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Aug 21

Fall classes begin

Aug 22

Graduating Graduate Student Orientation

105 Leonhard
4:30 p.m.

Those graduate students who are planning to graduate in December are required to attend this session to ensure successful completion of all degree requirements.

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Aug 23

Undergraduate Student Orientation

22 Deike Building
5:45 p.m.

New students admitted to the industrial engineering program should attend this session that will cover program requirements, departmental resources, and other pertinent information. Pizza and soft drinks will be served.

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Aug 24

IEGA Picnic

Leonhard Building Lawn
5:00 p.m.

The Industrial and Manufacturing Graduate Association is holding a picnic for graduate students, faculty, and staff on the Leonhard Building lawn. Join us and get to know your peers, faculty, and support staff!

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Aug 25

American Foundry Society Tour

Leonhard Building
7:45 a.m.

Join the Penn State chapter of the American Foundry Society for a tour of Waupaca Foundry in Lawrenceville, Pennsylvania.

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Aug 31

Faculty Fair

Leonhard Building Lobby
4:35 p.m.

Faculty within the department will display some of their research while answering questions. This is a great time for graduate students to identify an adviser.

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Sep 04

Labor Day - No classes

Sep 09

College of Engineering Alumni Tailgate

Medlar Field’s Left Field Picnic Pavilion
11:30 a.m.

Join us to enjoy fellowship with engineering alumni, faculty, students and staff before the Nittany Lions take on the Panthers at Beaver Stadium.

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Sep 12

Fall Engineering Network Reception

Ballroom, Nittany Lion Inn
6:00 p.m.

The Fall Engineering Networking Reception gives engineering students and recruiters the opportunity to meet and mingle in an informal atmosphere prior to the Technical Recruiting Day at Fall Career Days.

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Sep 12

Lost Foam Foundry Night

Factory for Advanced Manufacturing Education
6:00 p.m.

Learn about lost foam casting and get hands on experience in our Factory for Advanced Manufacturing Engineering.

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Sep 13

IE Career Fair

Days Inn State College
6:30 p.m.

Hosted by the Penn State chapter of the Institute for Industrial and Systems Engineers, this event allows industrial engineering students the opportunity to discuss potential internships, co-ops, or full-time positions with industry representatives.

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Sep 14

Fall Career Days Full-time Technical Recruiting Day

Bryce Jordan Center
11:00 a.m.

Fall Career Days is Penn State's largest annual recruiting event, open to all Penn State students, in all majors, from all campuses. Full-Time Technical Recruiting Day is dedicated to helping students seeking full-time work experiences after graduation to connect with employers.

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Sep 22-24

Six Sigma Green Belt Certification Training


102 Leonhard Building

The Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers is offering Six Sigma Green Belt Certification Training. The cost for this certification is $500 for students and $850 for alumni and professionals. What you will learn: What you will learn: · Design and develop Six Sigma projects · Determine process capability · Employ the DMAIC process · Perform basic statistical analysis on process measurements · Prepare root cause analysis · Support and champion Six Sigma implementation in your organization · Explain the Six Sigma philosophy Participants will take the 3-hour exam on Sunday afternoon following the end of training in order to receive certificates.

Additional Information:

http://www.iienet2.org/IIETrainingCenter/CourseDetail.aspx?EventCode=6GB

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Oct 09-13

Human Factors and Ergonomics Society International Annual Meeting

JW Marriott
Austin, TX

Several faculty and students from the IME department will be presenting research at this annual meeting.

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Oct 10

Lost Foam Foundry Night

Factory for Advanced Manufacturing Education
6:00 p.m.

Learn about lost foam casting and get hands on experience in our Factory for Advanced Manufacturing Engineering.

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Oct 19

Metal Casting Industry Job Fair

Leonhard Building lobby
3:30

Companies will be conducting informal interviews in the lobby of the Leonhard Building. Dress is casual; come as you are.

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Nov 06-11

Homecoming Week

Penn State Homecoming is one of the largest student-run homecoming organizations in the country, which aims to celebrate tradition and instill pride in all members of the Penn State family through active engagement of students, alumni, faculty and staff across the community.

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Nov 07

Lost Foam Foundry Night

Factory for Advanced Manufacturing Education
6:00 p.m.

Learn about lost foam casting and get hands on experience in our Factory for Advanced Manufacturing Engineering.

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Home of the first established industrial engineering program in the world, the Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (IME) at Penn State has made a name for itself in the engineering industry through its storied tradition of unparalleled excellence and innovation in research, education, and outreach.

We are Innovators. We are Makers. We are Excellence in Engineering. We are Penn State IME.

The Harold and Inge Marcus Department of
Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

310 Leonhard Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-7601

FAX: 814-863-4745