• Congratulations 2024 Graduates

Celebrating Future Engineers: A Triumph for the CBE Department


As we stand on the cusp of a new era filled with promise and uncertainty, it is essential to recognize and celebrate the remarkable achievements of these talented individuals, who will undoubtedly shape the future of our world.

The experience of a CBE student at Penn is characterized by unwavering commitment, tenacity, and an unwavering quest for knowledge. From the moment they arrive on campus, these aspiring engineers are immersed in a rigorous academic environment that pushes them to think critically, collaborate effectively, and innovate fearlessly. Under the guidance of world-class faculty members and mentors, they tackle complex problems, conduct groundbreaking research, and develop the skills necessary to thrive in an ever-evolving field. But the success of these future engineers extends far beyond the confines of the classroom.

They embody Penn’s commitment to excellence, innovation, and service to society. By engaging in internships with prominent industry leaders, volunteering in their local communities, or undertaking research that tackles urgent global issues, they actively and effectively influence the world around them in a concrete and enduring manner.

So, as you prepare to embark on the next chapter of your journey, it is important to acknowledge the countless hours of hard work, sacrifice, and dedication that have brought you to this moment. Every instance of studying late at night, successfully solving difficult problems, and overcoming obstacles has been crucial in molding you into the outstanding engineer you have become.

But perhaps even more impressive than your achievements is the sense of community and camaraderie that defines the CBE department. Throughout your time at the university, you have forged lifelong friendships, formed invaluable professional connections, and found a support network that will sustain you long after graduation. This sense of unity and shared purpose sets you apart and ensures that you will continue to impact the world long into the future.

As we celebrate the accomplishments of future engineers from CBE, let us also look forward with optimism and excitement to the remarkable contributions you will undoubtedly make in the years to come. Your exceptional abilities, enthusiasm, and steadfast dedication to achieving the highest standards will make a significant impact on improving the world.

Whether through revolutionizing renewable energy, developing life-saving medical technologies, or pioneering sustainable manufacturing, your impact will be significant.
Congratulations to the Class of 2024, and may your future be filled with continued success, fulfillment, and endless possibilities.