Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
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scholarship recipient

I am currently a junior in the AEM program with an interest in guidance, navigation, and control. My goal is to be a part of the further exploration of our universe and the advancement of space travel. My favorite part about the AEM program is the well-balanced exposure to the different aerospace areas with the ability to focus in on my own specific interests.

Michael Waataja, recipient of the Richard & Shirley DeLeo Scholarship & Engineering Fund

Duane Carey



A student, his father, and Prof. Garrard

The Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics maintains a strong relationship with our alumni, and continuously works to provide services and opportunities for alumni to stay in touch with the department and with each other.

Giving to the Department

The AEM Department is fortunate to enjoy the support of many alumni and friends. Donations and gifts from alumni and friends allow the Department to support many valuable and important programs and ideas that otherwise might not have been

Make a gift to the department.

Check out alumni supported activities, including the AEM Senior Design Class and student projects.

Keeping in Touch

The AEM Department alumni and friends are invited to become members of the AEM Alumni Network, to keep in touch and search for old classmates. Alumni may also join the College of Science and Engineering (CSE) Alumni Society and attend their events. In addition, join the University of Minnesota Alumni Association. More ways to stay connected with the department are listed below.

AEM Update Newsletter

AEM Photo Gallery

History of the AEM Department

Additional Alumni Resources

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