Engineering and Liberal Education Symposium

Union College is proud to sponsor the
Symposium on Engineering and Liberal Education


The first Engineering and Liberal Education Symposium was held at Union College in 2008 and was made possible by a Presidential Discretionary Award from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Over the years, this symposium initiated a conversation on the role of engineering at a liberal arts college and liberal arts in an engineering education. President Harris is a steadfast supporter of the symposium and we are looking forward to welcoming you to the symposium this year.

Wold Center Atrium

Wold Center Atrium

In 2011, Union College completed the Peter Irving Wold Center which is a center of interdisciplinary studies. It forms a bridge between the science and engineering center and the humanities and social sciences buildings on campus. This building is the ideal location for the Engineering and Liberal Education Symposium which focuses on the integration of liberal arts and engineering.

Symposium Information

For more information about this year’s symposium, please see the Symposium Website.

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