Alumni

Alumni

Alumni are valued members of the College of Engineering and Drexel communities. Staying connected and engaging with classmates, faculty and students results in a rich cohesive community, emphasizing service, recognition and respect. In our commitment to develop the next generation of world-class engineers, we rely on you to tell them your stories as you navigate through the opportunities and challenges of your career.

As alumni, you are a rich and diverse resource.  Over the years, alumni involvement whether in the form of volunteering, mentoring, or providing co-op experiences in your organizations have added depth and quality to the academic character of the College.  Gifts have funded scholarships, professorships and facilities enhancements that have resulted in the expansion of the College’s impact on academic and societal levels.  

We thank you for your continued involvement and support.  We celebrate your achievements and encourage a strong relationship with the College and the University.

For all opportunities regarding alumni involvement, please visit the Drexel Alumni website.

Alumnus Tirthak Saha: From India to Drexel to Startup image

Alumnus Tirthak Saha: From India to Drexel to Startup

Several months after being named one of Forbes Magazine’s “30 Under 30,” alumnus Tirthak Saha founds an energy company of his own.

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XPrize-Winner Bridges Science Fiction and Science

CoE Alumnus and ER doctor Basil Harris won the 2017 Qualcomm Tricorder XPrize, turning science fiction into science to bring patients the next generation of healthcare.

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CoE Alumni Inducted into the Circle of Distinction

The Circle of Distinction is the highest honor the college bestows upon alumni who have made significant contributions to the field of engineering and who have shown exemplary support for Drexel University.

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Chris Ferguson: Drexel University’s Starman

Chris Ferguson (mechanical engineering ’84) will return to low-Earth orbit as a test pilot for Boeing on what will likely be the world’s first commercial human-rated spacecraft.

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Alumnus Tirthak Saha: From India to Drexel to Startup image
XPrize-Winner Bridges Science Fiction and Science image
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Chris Ferguson: Drexel University’s Starman image

Alumni Profiles

College of Engineering alumni are engaged individuals who are making a significant contribution to their companies, the region and the world. We feature some of our alumni on our website and in our Alumni Newsletter.

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Elaine Elbich ’88 works with  Bob Crawford ’85, ’87 on the I-95 Girard Avenue interchange project.

Elaine Elbich & Bob Crawford

Elaine Elbich ’88 works with Bob Crawford ’85, ’87 on the I-95 Girard Avenue interchange project.

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The founder and president of BrickSimple develops innovative applications for cutting-edge technologies.

Det Ansinn

The founder and president of BrickSimple develops innovative applications for cutting-edge technologies.

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