The Bucknell Club of New York City
The Bucknell Engineering Network
invite all alumni, parents & friends to:
The Brooklyn Bridge
A Retrospective and Guided Walking Tour
Our featured speaker is:
Stephen Buonopane, Ph.D.
The Robert L. Rooke Chair in the Historical and Social Context of Engineering,
Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Professor Buonopane will provide a short talk illustrated with numerous historic images followed by a walking tour on the bridge promenade. The Brooklyn Bridge has all the trademarks of a great American story, including larger than life personalities, corruption, politics, technological innovation—all resulting in the design and construction of a bridge of unprecedented scale.
Thursday, June 21, 2012
LOCATION: Sequoia Restaurant, Pier 17, South Street Seaport
6 – 6:45 p.m. Reception and Networking
6:45 – 7:15 p.m. Program
7:15 – 8 p.m. Networking continues
8:15 – 9:45 p.m. Walking tour on bridge promenade (optional)
Heavy hors d’oeuvres with beer, wine and assorted non-alcoholic
beverages will be provided, advanced registration required. Event Cost: $35
Attendance is limited. Please Register by June 14.
We hope you can join us at this event.
To learn more about the event, please contact:
Lois Engle, College of Engineering, at email@example.com