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May 1, 2019 | 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Category: Awards Program
Location: General Lectures, Lecture Hall #100 #100 | Map
5045 Anthony Wayne
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Staff

The College of Engineering 59th Annual Honors Convocation and Professional Society Induction Ceremony will recognize the outstanding academic excellence, community involvement and achievement of our students, and will include the Order of the Engineer, Professional Order of Engineering Technology (POET) and The Pledge of the Computing Professional induction ceremonies.  This event will be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 2 p.m. on the campus of Wayne State University in the General Lectures Building, Lecture Hall #100 at 5045 Anthony Wayne Drive, Detroit, Michigan.

The Engineering Honors Convocation, sponsored by the Engineering Student Senate, is an opportunity for the College to recognize the accomplishments of exceptional students and faculty.  The induction ceremonies are steeped in tradition at the College of Engineering.  All December 2018, May and August 2019 bachelor’s degree graduates from the College of Engineering, the Division of Engineering Technology and the Department of Computer Science are invited to participate.

Honorees and professional society inductees are invited to participate and can extend an invitation to family, friends and classmates.  Faculty and staff may also join in the celebration.


1:30 p.m. - Graduates assemble and line up for the graduate processional

2:00 p.m. - Awards/induction program begins

3:15 p.m. - Awards/induction program concludes

3:15 – 5:00 p.m. - Reception in the lobby of the Engineering Building, 5050 Anthony Wayne 

Professional society inductees will receive the following:

  • Order of the Engineer ring (B.S. Engineering graduates only)*Ring sizing is for the Order of the Engineer only and will be available in the Engineering Bldg. lobby from March 20 through April 9 during these days/times.
  • POET pin (B.S. Engineering Technology graduates only)
  • Computing Professional Pledge Pin (B.S. Computer Science graduates only)

Participant registration is required.  The deadline to register is Monday, April 8, 2019.  Click the RSVP link on this page to register.

For more information about this event, please contact Beth Madigan at 313-577-3040 or