Outstanding Aerospace Engineer awards
|Event Date:||April 12, 2021|
|School or Program:||Aeronautics and Astronautics
The Purdue University designation Outstanding Aerospace Engineer recognizes the professional contributions of graduates from the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics and thanks them for the recognition that their success brings to Purdue and the School. Criteria for the award states that recipients must have demonstrated excellence in industry, academia, governmental service, or other endeavors that reflect the value of an aerospace engineering degree.
The 2020 Class of OAEs initially was to be honored in April 2020, but the event was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The April 2021 virtual event will highlight alumni Douglas S. Adams, Christopher M. Clark, Darin L. DiTommaso, Douglas A. Joyce, Yen Y. Matsutomi, Loral O'Hara, David K. Schmidt, Stevan Slijepcevic and Rhonda Walthall.
Registration is required for the YouTube Premiere event.