Engineering and Liberal Education Symposium

Union College will host the Ninth Symposium on Engineering and Liberal Education on

Friday and Saturday, June 3 and 4, 2016 in Schenectady,  New York

Union College
Keynote Talk

Keynote 2016

We are delighted to announce that Freeman Hrabowski III, the President of University of Maryland Baltimore County and a prominent leader in STEM education, will deliver the keynote address  at this year’s Symposium.

Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts

We invite abstracts on any topics that relate to how engineering integrates into a liberal arts education, and how liberal arts integrate into an engineering education.


Travel and Lodging

Union College is located in the city of Schenectady in New York’s Capital District 25 minutes west of Albany. It is 10 miles and 20 minutes from the Albany Airport and easily accessible from the Amtrak train station in Schenectady.

Program Committee

Program Committee

Atsushi Akera, Shane Cotter, Dave Hans, Christine Henseler, J. Douglass Klein, John Rieffel

Abstract Submission Now Open!

Deadline: March 18, 2016.


Submit an Abstract