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Engineering Diversity Programs 45th Anniversary Save the Date

45th Anniversary Celebration

2018 marks the 45th anniversary of the Office of Engineering Diversity Programs (EDP). To celebrate, the college is excited to share stories from the alumni, students, faculty, and staff who have made the last 45 years so memorable.

Register today for the 45th Anniversary Celebration. The cost to attend is $25 per person with $10 of each registration benefitting the Engineering Diversity Excellence Endowment.

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Share Your Story

Do you have a fond memory about EDP from your time as an engineering student? Which MESP group were you a part of? Let us know! We’d love to share your memories both now and next year as part of the celebration.

Send your stories and photos to, and follow the #EDP45 hashtag on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.

Friday, November 2, 2018

  • EDP45 Welcome and Networking Reunion: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Location: The Foundry)
  • EDP45 Celebration Lunch: 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. (Location: The Foundry)
  • TCE Campus Highlight Tours: 2:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Location: SERF 307)
  • Breakout Events
    • Meet the Dean and Updates on Diversity Programs: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. (Location: John D. Tickle Building, Room 405)
    • UT Homecoming Parade: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. (Location: Circle Park)

Saturday, November 3, 2018

  • TCE Homecoming Tailgate: TBD (Location: Perkins, Ferris, and SERF Courtyard)
  • UT vs. Charlotte Football Game: TBD (Location: Neyland Stadium)

Book your room for the 45th Anniversary Gala starting now at the Four Points by Sheraton. Book a room on Thursday night and/or book a room for Friday and Saturday nights.

Read more about the progress being made by the Office of Engineering Diversity Programs.

Hear from our Alumni and Students

Sabrina Hampton, MESP Group 25

Travis Bass, junior, NSBE chapter president

Cavanaugh Mims (’86), MESP Group 9

Christine Garcia, sophomore, SHPE chapter president

Imani Jackson (’17)

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