ECE at Michigan hosted an alumni networking reception in Boston, Massachusetts on Thursday, August 27. The program took place at the Seaport Hotel, overlooking the Boston Harbor, opposite of the Seaport World Trade Center. Over 50 alumni gathered to network, reconnect, and hear division updates from ECE Chair, Khalil Najafi.
Attendees expressed a desire to strengthen connections with students, in regards to both research topics and recruitment. Alumni also recommended avenues to establish stronger communications between alumni, and announce career opportunities.
Attendees have already been in contact with the department to further their personal and professional engagement with the division.
Guests and faculty shared stories of their current work, and made promises to keep in touch.
Thanks to the enthusiastic crowd, faculty and area alumni are already looking ahead to future events.