Who: Virginia Grebbien, president of Parsons Environment & Infrastructure (PE&I), will kick off the Cal Poly Pomona College of Engineering’s newly established Distinguished Lectureship Series. Grebbien is a Cal Poly Pomona alumna and is a female leader in the STEM disciplines, which have long been dominated by men.
What: Grebbien will discuss her experiences leading a business unit focused on the environment, water, and sustainable energy for a leading engineering and construction firm. She will also provide her perspective on the future of engineering education and its importance to society.
When: The lecture will be held Nov. 7 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Cal Poly Pomona’s Bronco Student Center in the Ursa Major Suite. Cal Poly Pomona is located at 3801 W. Temple Ave.
Ticketing: The lecture is free, but RSVP is required. To RSVP, please visit http://knowyourengineeringtopics.eventbrite.com/. Temporary parking permits can be printed for free at http://www.csupomona.edu/~engineering/giving/distinguished-parking-permit.jpg.
Contacts: For more information, contact Cal Poly Pomona’s Office of Public Affairs at 909-869-4205 at or the College of Engineering at 909-869-2472.