College Initiatives

Engineering Council Year at a Glance

Leadership Initiative

Initiative Flyer (PDF)
BUILDING BLOCKS FOR FUTURE ENGINEERING LEADERS
Creating additional training to enhance leadership development and better prepare engineering graduates to meet the challenges and expectations of employers and the global community.  Read more…

Virginia Grebbien

Ganpat and Manju Patel Distinguished Lectureship Series

BRINGING ENGINEERING THOUGHT LEADERS TO CAL POLY POMONA
The Cal Poly Pomona College of Engineering Distinguished Lectureship Series seeks to broaden the educational experience of students, faculty and staff by hosting innovative and engaging scientists and engineers who encourage thought-provoking discourse and ideas.  Read more…

Engineering students

Student Diversity & Retention Initiative

Initiative Flyer (PDF)
SUPPORTING A LEARNING COMMUNITY
The College of Engineering is working to build a sustainable revenue stream for various programs and that work to improve retention and graduation rates for female and traditionally underrepresented engineering students.  Programs include Maximizing Engineering Potential (MEP), Women in Engineering (CPP WE), and many others.  Read more…

Ganpat and Manju Patel

Lab Revitalization Initiative

Initiative Flyer (PDF) 
ENALBING STUDENTS AND FACULTY TO ENGAGE IN RESEARCH PROJECTS RELEVANT TO MODERN AND FUTURE INDUSTRY NEEDS
The College of Engineering Lab Revitalization Initiative will develop and implement a strategic plan for the enhancement of the existing laboratories to strengthen the learning experience for our students. New equipment will allow our students and faculty to employ cutting-edge practices crucial for conducting undergraduate instruction and projects.

Eddy Hartenstein

Hall of Fame Initiative

Initiative Flyer (PDF) 
STRENGTHENING CONNECTIONS WITH OUR BEST AND BRIGHTEST ALUMNI
Establishing a Cal Poly Pomona College of Engineering Hall of Fame to honor, and preserve the outstanding accomplishments and contributions of individual engineers and scientists. These are individuals who have distinguished themselves in the community through their leadership and professional achievements.  Read more…

Femineer Program

Femineer Program

INSPIRING THE NEXT GENERATION OF ENGINEERING STUDENTS
The Femineer Program was created and funded by Cal Poly Pomona’s College of Engineering in 2013 to inspire additional females to pursue STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) in their education and career. The program provides K-12 students with project-based learning, female engineering student mentors, and opportunities to visit Cal Poly Pomona, while building a sustainable program and community for current and future STEM leaders. Read more...

Cal Poly Pomona Women in Engineering

Women in Engineering

Cal Poly Pomona's Women in Engineering Program (CPP WE) was established in 2012 to provide young women the resources and supportive services to succeed in engineering. CPP WE serves women undergraduate and graduate students and faculty in the College of Engineering. Read more...