Monday,September 22, 2014 | Lockheed Martin Tour Noon to 5 p.m. at Lockheed Martin in south Denver, CO Map/Directions
Reserve your spot for this behind-the-scenes tour of south Denver's Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company! The GOLD Board is teaming up with Lockheed Martin to provide a detailed view into the manufacturing of weather (GOES-R), navigation (GPS III) and interplanetary spacecrafts. Guests have the option of taking a complimentary chartered bus between CU-Boulder and Lockheed's south Denver site or providing their own transportation. Note: Space is limited and restricted to U.S. citizens only.
Past 2014 GOLD Events
August 24 Back-to-School Pool Party for CU Engineering Seniors
Congratulations to our future engineering alumni! The GOLD Board hosted a celebration at the new buffalo-shaped outdoor pool and patio at the CU Rec Center the night before the fall semester to highlight this milestone, wish them luck on their academic endeavors and introduce them to the importance of being an active and involved young alumnus.
August 23 CU Alumni Night at the Rockies
In conjunction with the CU-Boulder Alumni Association, the GOLD Board invited recent graduates to the Blake Street Tavern for free food, CU giveaways and drinks specials before watching the Colorado Rockies defeated the Miami Marlins at Coors Field. The board also offered special ticket pricing just for engineering young alumni!
May 2 Graduating Students Breakfast
Congratulations to the Class of 2014! The GOLD Board sponsored a fun photo booth for CU Engineering graduates at a special breakfast the morning of the last day of spring semester classes in the lobby of the Engineering Building at CU-Boulder. Welcome to the newest members of our alumni family!
March 23 Denver Nuggets Game
The GOLD Board and 2014 Distinguished Senior award winners from the college's departments and programs watched the Nuggets win over the Washington Wizards at the Pepsi Center in Denver in an exclusive suite just for the engineering grads of the last decade.
Feb. 22 Family Play Day at Monkey Bizness
Engineers of all ages had family fun at Monkey Bizness in Centennial, Colo., with jumping ,bouncing, and, of course, snacks and balloons!
To get involved with the GOLD community or to apply to serve on the GOLD Board, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Be sure to include your name, degree information, and specific information about how you would like to be involved.
Current GOLD Board Members
Davin Anderson - (BS/MS MechEngr '04) - Systems Integraton / Test Engineer, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company
Shivali Bidaiah (AeroEngr '09) - Payload Systems Engineer, Northrop Grumman Electron Systems
Elliot Goldman (BS/MS MechEngr '04) - Senior Mechanical Engineer, Lockheed Martin Space Exploration Systems
Jon Goldmsith (MechEngr '07) - Project Engineer, Phillips 66
Amanda Grogan - Engineering Development Associate, University of Colorado Boulder *ex-officio
Brandon (Beau) Hoffman (ChemEngr '09) - Biochemical Engineer
Amy Kramer (ChemEngr '06, JD '09) - Litigation Associate, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Meredith Larson (AeroEngr '01, MS '06) - Ball Aerospace
Nicole Look (AppMath '13) - Medical Scholar - University of Colorado School of Medicine, Anschutz
Ben Mead (ChemBioEngr '13) - Graduate Student (MS/PhD), Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology
Amber Shoals (ArchEngr '10) - Engineer, Thornton Tomasetti
Melanie M. Sidwell - Engineering Alumni Relations and Events Coordinator *ex-officio
Tiana Stastny (AppMath '10) - Support Engineer, Oracle
Armeen Taeb (ElecEngr & AppMath '13) - Graduate Student (MS/PhD), California Institute of Technology
Matt Vellone (AeroEngr '02, MS '05) - Project Engineer, Wi, Inc. Medical Device Development
Erin Watson (AeroEngr '06) - Spacecraft Systems Engineer, Ball Aersopace Technologies Corporation
Charlie Wheeler (MechEngr '13) - Graduate Student (MS/PhD), Massachusetts Institute of Technology