2018 Spring Advisory Board Meeting

Saturday, April 28th 


Main meeting will be held in the Beren Petroleum Conference Center in Slawson Hall (part of the EEEC complex). Parking will be available in the Allen Fieldhouse Parking Garage. You may enter the building by the main doors which face the intersection of 15th Street and Naismith Drive.


8:00 AM              Breakfast provided for all in G192 Slawson Hall              
9:00 – 9:10 AM       Main Board convenes with introductions
9:10 – 10:00 AM      Minutes of the Board meeting held on November 4th and business arising
10:00 – 10:15 AM     Report on job initiative (Teller Cunningham)
10:15  10:30 AM      Report from Career Center (Cathy Schwabauer)
10:30 AM             Break
10:45 – 11:00 AM     KU Endowment Association Report (Michael Arp)
11:00 – 11:20 AM     ASPEN Plus Video Learning (Michael Shao, Alejandra Rocha and Mark Shiflett)
11:20 – noon         Dean’s report (Dean Michael Branicky)

noon                 Lunch

12:45 – 1:30 PM      Tour of EEEC (Bob Goldstein)
1:30 – 1:45 PM       GEA Presentation (Robbie Hable)
1:45 – 2:15 PM       Mei He and Jenny Robinson; new faculty research presentations
2:15 – 2:45 PM       Sub-committee reports
                         Exit Interview report (Cecelia Tapia)
                         Membership committee (Yvonne Murtha)
                                                  Hall of Fame committee (Shapour Vossoughi)
                                                  ABET (Laurence Weatherley)
2:45 PM              Break
3:00 – 3:25 PM       Student Group presentation (AIChE, Esteban Miranda and Noah Torgerson; BMES and/or SPE)                              
3:25 – 3:45 PM       Approved ChemE Curriculum (Williams)
3:45 – 4:00 PM       ChemE design discussion and/or Freshman lab update (Weatherley)
4:00 – 4:15 PM       Ideas for breakout sessions & dates of the Fall 2018 meeting
4:15 – 4:30 PM       Other business
4:30 PM              Adjourn

The annual Awards Banquet will be held that same evening.

University of Kansas

Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

Cordially invites you to attend


Annual Spring Banquet


We will be honoring our Hall of Fame inductee and our outstanding students & faculty.


Saturday, April 28, 2018


Social Gathering w 6:00 p.m.

Dinner and Program w 7:00 p.m.


The Burge Union

Lawrence, KS 66045



Please direct inquires to caperez@ku.edu.

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