Academy Events

Academy of Computer Science

Banquet
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 6 p.m.
Location TBD

Meeting
Friday, Oct. 4 | 8:45 a.m.–2 p.m.
Room 327, Computer Science Building


Academy of Engineering Management

Golf Outing
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Oak Meadow Country Club

Student Meeting
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 3:30–4:30 p.m.
Engineering Management Building

Faculty Mixer
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 4:30–5:30 p.m.
Engineering Management Building

Dinner and New Member Induction
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 6–9 p.m.
Sybill’s St. James, 1100 N. Jefferson St., St. James, Mo.

Business Meeting and Lunch
Friday, Oct. 4 | 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Room TBD, Havener Center


Academy of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineers

Board of Directors Meeting
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 12:30 p.m.
Silver and Gold Room, Havener Center

Induction Dinner and Program
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 5 p.m. Social, 6:30 p.m. Dinner and Program
St. Pat’s Ballroom, Havener Center

Annual Business Meeting
Friday, Oct. 4 | 9 a.m. St. Pat’s Ballroom, Havener Center

Student Design Team Presentations
Friday, Oct. 4  |  1:45 p.m.
Room 140, Toomey Hall


Academy of Miner Athletics

Dinner at the Silver and Gold Gathering
Friday, Oct. 4 | 5–7 p.m.
Hasselmann Alumni House

New Member Induction Ceremony
Friday, Oct. 4 | 7:15 p.m.
Carver-Turner Room, Havener Center

Annual Membership Meeting
Saturday, Oct. 5 | 8:30 a.m.
Room G-26F, Gale Bullman Building


Academy of Mines and Metallurgy

Homecoming Meeting
Friday, Oct. 4 | 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Missouri-Ozark Room, Havener Center

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Q&A

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