Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology News
Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology celebrated its 2015 “Wings Ceremony” on Friday, May 15 at Saint Louis University’s Chaifetz Arena. George Brill, Parks alumnus, and founder and CEO of Talisen Technologies, gave an inspiring address. Gene Kranz, Parks alumnus, and former NASA Flight Director, was also honored with a special Parks College Ambassador Award. Seven students were recognized as Grand Challenges Scholars; and Morgan Elliott was selected as the recipient of the Oliver L. Parks Award.
On April 29, 2015, the Parks College Faculty Assembly adopted the five-year strategic plan for the College. This is the first strategic plan developed and adopted by the Parks Faculty Assembly in recent history (going back at least 35 years).
Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology at Saint Louis University is among more than 120 U.S. engineering schools leading a transformative movement in engineering education announced at the White House Monday, March 23.
About Parks College
Saint Louis University's Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology offers aviation degrees and engineering degree programs that enable students to study these technical disciplines in a traditional university setting. As the first federally-recognized flight school, Parks College has a rich history of creating well-rounded leaders in aviation and engineering fields such as civil, electrical, computer, mechanical, biomedical and aerospace.
Spotlight | Commencement
Everything you need to know about Saint Louis University's 2015 Commencement Ceremony and Parks College 2015 Pre-commencement (Wings Ceremony).