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As a graduate of Grainger Engineering, you've joined a vast network of innovators, inventors, and industry leaders whose impact on our community, our state, and our world is immeasurable. Alumni and friends, like you, make it possible for the college to set a global standard for excellence in engineering education, research, and public engagement. Your support helps to ensure that our students and faculty are shaping the present and influencing the future of engineering.
If you haven't connected with us in a while, this is a great place to start. You can update your profile, or make a gift to a fund of your choice. All gifts (up to $25 Million) to The Engineering Visionary Scholarship (EVS) initiative will be matched by The Grainger Foundation through December 31, 2019!
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Alumni Networking Opportunities
We want it to be fun and rewarding for you to stay connected with Grainger Engineering, and there are many activities that make it easy for you to do so. Network with peers in your area at a regional event, or come back to campus for our Alumni Events.
An Interview with Illini Astronaut Lee Archambault
Retired NASA pilot and current director of flight operations for the Sierra Nevada Corp., Col. Lee Archambault (AE '82, '84) sits down with us to reflect on his time at Illinois, the growth of the aerospace industry over his illustrious career, and joy of coming back to visit campus.