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

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FIRST Tech Challenge

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

Welcome to the 2020 FIRST Tech Challenge SKYSTONE! This event is held in the Kent State Student Center Ballroom. You may submit compass and promote awards using the link on the left up until Thursday, January 14, 2020. Parking for the event is in the Kent Student Center Visitor's Lot. Parking is free on weekends and after 6 pm on Friday. Overflow parking is in the Schwartz center parking lot. Click the Directions to Campus link on the left for links to parking maps. This is the link for an interactive campus map.  *Friday, Jan.

photo Aeronautics Career Fair three United Airlines interns

College of Aeronautics and Engineering Career Fairs

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 10:00am to Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 3:00pm

Join the College of Aeronautics and Engineering for the CAE (pilot recruiting only) Career Fair Feb. 18, 2020, at the Kent State University airport in the new FedEx Aeronautics Academic Center and the CAE (all other college majors) Career Fair Feb. 19, 2020, in the Aeronautics and Engineering Building.

Drone Seminar

UAV Training And Part 107 Testing

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Drone (sUAS) Seminar: Getting FAA Part 107 Certified

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Safety Conference

Thursday, April 2, 2020 (All day)

  The Safety Conference connects students and aeronautics industry experts in an all-day networking event field with lectures and Q & A Sessions

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Girls Geared for Engineering Camp

Monday, June 8, 2020 - 8:45am to Friday, June 12, 2020 - 12:00pm

Girls Geared for Engineering Camp is for middle school aged girls which takes place June 8-12, 2020 at the Kent Main Campus. In 2017, campers experienced aerospace engineering and mechatronics-the integration of mechanical, electrical, computer, and systems engineering-on the Kent State University campus in this multi-disciplinary, weeklong day camp. They took part in fun and challenging engineering projects and activities, such as flying mini-drones and launching a rocket. Campers explored career opportunities during site visits to two well-known companies.

photo SkyHack 2017 participants

SkyHack Design Challenge

Sunday, October 31, 2021 (All day)

Celebrate Burton D. Morgan Foundation and the College of Aeronautics and Engineering by participating in SkyHack, a Design Challenge.