Events

The College of Aeronautics and Engineering hosts events for our students and for the community. Please join us!

Additional events may be found under the Industry menu tab. 

We welcome industry professionals and volunteers at our events. If you would like to volunteer for an event, please contact us!


All Upcoming Events

Picture saying welcome to air race classic

Air Race Classic

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 (All day) to Friday, June 21, 2019 (All day)

  43rd Annual Air Race Classic Important planning dates for 2019: Start activities in Jackson, TN take place from June 14th to June 18th The race takes place from June 18th to June 21st Terminus activities in Welland, ON (Canada) take place from June 21st to June 23rd Race Information

Participants in the Nikki Kukwa Memorial Aeronautics Camp

Nikki Kukwa Memorial Aeronautics Camp

Thursday, July 11, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, July 13, 2019 (All day)

Registration is now live for the 2019 Nikki Kukwa Memorial Aeronautics Camp.

Alumni and Friends Dinner

Friday, September 6, 2019 (All day)

    Alumni and Friends dinner at Kent State University Airport on September 6.

photo 2016 Aero Fair towmotor towing aircraft into position

Aeronautics and Engineering Expo

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

    Information will be coming soon for the 2019 Kent State University Aeronautics and Engineering Expo. The Kent State University Aeronautics and Engineering Fair will be held September 7, 2019 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Kent State University Airport. Please check back soon to find out more information about this fantsatic event!

photo girls embrace Kent State Aeronautics at the EAA AirVenture

Girls in Aviation Day

Saturday, October 5, 2019 (All day)

We are eager to host Girls in Aviation Day in 2019. The event will be postponed in 2018 due to construction of the Aeronautics Academic Center at the Kent State University Airport. Kent State University's College of Aeronautics and Engineering will host a free event to bring the excitement of aviation and aerospace to all girls grades 4-12. Women in Aviation chapters across the globe and Kent State partner to connect you with other girls who are excited about aviation or want to learn more about it.

photo SkyHack 2017 participants

Aviation Hackathon #SkyHack

Friday, November 1, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, November 3, 2019 (All day)

Celebrate Burton D. Morgan Foundation and the College of Aeronautics and Engineering by participating in SkyHack,  an Aviation Hackathon.

FIRST tech Logo

FIRST Robotics

Friday, January 31, 2020 (All day) to Saturday, February 1, 2020 (All day)

  Welcome to the 2020 FIRST Tech Challenge!   visit the FIRST Tech Challenge Page