Events

Join us, all year long, as we celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Thayer School.

January
10
3:30 – 5:00 pm

Thayer's 150th Community Celebration

On January 10th a community celebration kicked off Thayer's 150th anniversary! Guests enjoyed food, friends, and photo booth fun.

Special remarks given by Dean Joseph Helble and a festive performance by the Dartmouth Dodecs were some of the highlights!.

GlycoFi Atrium, Thayer School, Hanover, NH

February
3
6:30 - 9:30 pm

Alumni Dinner and Program

Over 150 alumni and guests came together for special reception and dinner program devoted to The Convergence of Engineering + Computer Science: Dartmouth and the Next Industrial Revolution. 

The after-dinner discussion featured Hany Farid, Joseph J. Helble, and Erica Ruliffson Schultz '95.

California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA

February
9
5:00 pm

Reception for Professor Eric Fossum

Recipient of the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering

The Queen Elizabeth Prize is the largest engineering award in the world and Prof. Fossum is recognized for pioneering contributions to the development of digital imaging technology. 

Learn more about Prof. Fossum and this prestigious prize.

 

GlycoFi Atrium, MacLean

February
16
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Engineering Frontiers in Translational Medicine

Thayer 150 Symposium

A special symposium was held in celebration of Thayer's 150th anniversary. The event featured speakers in the areas of regenerative medicine, biomechanics, synthetic bioengineering, and molecular imaging.

Visit the event webpage for full schedule and detailed information.

Spanos Auditorium, Thayer School, Hanover, NH

April
7
5:30 - 8:00 pm

Engineering Open House

Get an insider's view into experiential learning and innovation at Thayer School of Engineering's annual open house and exposition. 

Free and open to the public. See what's planned.

Thayer School of Engineering, Hanover, NH

May
4
5:00 pm

Hopkins Center’s STEMARTS presents MOLLY HERRON with TIGUE percussion

Witness the premiere of a work composed by Molly Herron in collaboration with Thayer School of Engineering—performed on instruments made by Thayer students! The third composer commissioned by the Hop’s STEM Arts program, Herron creates music that has been called “a beautiful collusion” (Seen and Heard International) and described as “showcasing a wonderful consideration of counterpoint and sound-in-time” (I Care If You Listen). 

Free and open to the public. Learn more.

GlycoFi Atrium, Thayer School, Hanover, NH

May
5-7

Thayer Alumni Weekend

We can't wait to welcome you back to campus as we celebrate 150 years of engineering education at Dartmouth. You won't want to miss what we have planned! For more information click here.

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Thayer School, Hanover, NH

May
5
3:30 - 4:30 pm

Touching Lives: Thayer's Impact on the World

Special Jones Seminar

During this candid panel discussion you will hear real-world stories of innovation that highlight how a Thayer experience can contribute to improving the quality of life in the US and developing countries. 

Part of Thayer Alumni Weekend. 

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Spanos Auditorium, Thayer School, Hanover, NH

May
6
9:30 am

A Talk with Jeff Immelt '78

CEO, General Electric

Part of Alumni Weekend. Free and open to all.

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Spanos Auditorium, Thayer School, Hanover, NH

May
6
6:30 - 10:00 pm

Thayer's 150th Anniversary Gala Dinner and Program

On Saturday of Thayer Alumni Weekend, do not miss the Gala Dinner and Program where you will be joined by special guest speaker Dr. Mae Jemison, former NASA astronaut and first woman of color in the world to travel to space.

Alumni Weekend registration required to attend.

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Top of the Hop, Hopkins Center and Hanover Inn Ballroom, Hanover, NH

May
24
4 pm - 7:30 pm

Karen E. Wetterhahn Science Symposium

This annual symposium celebrates scientific research on campus and is named for the late Karen E. Wetterhahn, Professor of Chemistry and co-founder of the Women In Science Project(WISP). Hear keynote speaker T. Kyle Vanderlick, Dean of Yale School of Engineering and Applied Science and participate in the undergraduate poster session.

Learn more or sign up to submit a poster.

Oopick Auditorium, Class of 1978 Life Sciences Center, Hanover, NH

June
9
3:00 - 4:00 pm

50th Reunion Reception

Class of '67

Catch up with your fellow classmates, enjoy some light hors d’oeuvres, and learn what is new at Thayer!

Jackson Conference Room, Thayer School, Hanover, NH

June
13
7:30 am - 9:00 am

55th and 60th Reunion Breakfast

Class of '57 and '62

Catch up with your fellow classmates, enjoy breakfast, and learn what is new at Thayer!

Great Hall, Thayer School, Hanover, NH

June
16
5:00 - 6:00 pm

Reunion Reception

Classes of '76, '77, '78, '87, '92, '06, '07, '08, and '12

Catch up with your fellow classmates, enjoy some light hors d’oeuvres, and learn what is new at Thayer!

GlycoFi Atrium, Thayer School, Hanover, NH

July
11
6:30 - 9:30 pm

M.E.M. Alumni Networking Social

Save the Date!

More information to come.

Hampshire House, Thayer Room, Boston, MA

August
TBA
6:30 - 9:00 pm

M.E.M. Alumni Networking Social

More information to come.

New York, NY

October
6
TBA

Sylvanus Thayer Society for Leadership Giving

Recognition Dinner with Thayer's Board of Overseers

More information to come. 

Hanover, NH

October
6
7:00 pm

Dartmouth Homecoming Parade

March in the parade with Thayer School and show your engineering pride as we celebrate 150 years of engineering education at Dartmouth!

Corner of Crosby and Lebanon Streets, Hanover, NH

December
5
6:00 - 9:00 pm

Engineering Trek Alumni Panel

Hear from Thayer alumni leaders in industry and learn how their Dartmouth engineering education helped to shape their careers. 

Menlo Park, CA