Oct 23

ExecutiveXcellence Speaker Series

E-Knowledge Commons, Reber Building
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Stanley Kocon, President and Chief Executive Officer of Voith Hydro, Inc., will be the speaker.


Nov 01

Harleman Lecture

026 Hosler Building
6:00 p.m.

Thursday, November 1, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. 026 Hosler Building Dr. Franco Montalto Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering Drexel University


Nov 07

Hankin Lecture

HUB Auditorium
4:00 p.m.

Lecturer: Carlos Martín, senior fellow in the Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center at the Urban Institute Date: November 7, 2018 Time: 4:00pm Location: HUB Auditorium


Nov 18-24

Thanksgiving Holiday- No Classes

Dec 05-07

Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference

"Next Gen Transportation: Preparing Industry for Tomorrow, Today" will be the focus of the 2018 Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference (TESC). This annual gathering of professionals from throughout Pennsylvania, the mid-Atlantic region, and the country continues to deliver authoritative information on pressing issues from some of the foremost experts in transportation today. Vigorous interaction and discussion among presenters and attendees is built into the program format, and optional certification training allow for more in-depth probing of selected topics.


Dec 07

Classes End

Dec 10-14

Final Exams Week

Dec 14

Graduation reception & Order of the Engineer initiation

Hintz Family Alumni Center
1:00 p.m.


Dec 15

Undergraduate Commencement



The Penn State Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, established in 1881, is internationally recognized for excellence in the preparation of undergraduate and graduate engineers through the integration of education, research, and leadership.

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

212 Sackett Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-1408

Phone: 814-863-3084