Behrend Goes on the Road

From left, Mary (Good) Lawrence, Tim Kurzweg, Dave Johnson, and Chancellor Ford in front of a world map at NASA’s Johnson Space Center.

From left, Mary (Good) Lawrence, a 2001 Mechanical Engineering graduate, Tim Kurzweg, Dave Johnson, and Chancellor Ralph Ford. Lawrence is deputy manager of the International Space Station Vehicle Office at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.

Credit: Penn State Behrend

This spring, Chancellor Ralph FordDr. Tim Kurzweg, director of the School of Engineering, and Dave Johnson, associate director of development, traveled to Houston to visit industry partners and Behrend engineering alumni in the area.

They visited TechnipFMC, Shell Oil, American Medical Molding, NASA Johnson Space Center, and ExxonMobil, among others.

The visits help foster collaboration and partnerships between the college and industry partners that benefit students.