Events Calendar

Upcoming Events 

Pennsylvania Alumni Dinner
Tuesday, October 3

Pennsylvania-area alumni and families are invited to attend a night of fellowship at Shady Maple Smorgasbord. Located in the heart of Lancaster County, Shady Maple is famous for authentic Pennsylvania Dutch comfort food.

Dinner check-in will begin at 6:30 p.m. and the cost is $25 per person. Please register in advance!

If you know a prospective student, email KristineSlate@letu.edu and bring them at 6:00 p.m. for an Admissions overview. We are so excited to see our alumni, introduce new students to LeTourneau and celebrate college memories! 
Fabtech Alumni Dinner 
November 7
LeTourneau's Alumni team will again host dinner for alumni and students attending the FABTECH conference for Materials Joining engineers and professionals. More details will be available soon - stay tuned!
Homecoming & Family Weekend
 April 5-7, 2018
It's never too early to start planning for Homecoming & Family Weekend! Mark your calendars now for a full weekend of festive activities for alumni and parents as well as current and prospective students.
Special events will feature a celebration of LeTourneau Athetics and reunions for both undergraduate and graduate program Psychology alumni. Annual events open to all attendees include Hootenanny (and the Hootenanny Tailgate!), the Picnic at the Pond, the Inter-Society Rope Pull and Cardboard & Duct Tape Boat Races and the Blue & Gold Banquet. 

Annual Alumni Events 

  Great Texas Balloon Race
 (Each July in Longview, Texas)

Each year, LeTourneau's alumni team receives tickets to the Great Texas Balloon Race's Ballon Glow event. Tickets are limited and first-come, first-served.
New in 2017, the alumni team distributed tickets during the annual Special Shapes Inflations morning event. LeTourneau hosted "Coco the Clown" beside the Belcher Center and provided doughnuts & coffee for alums and families. 

EAA AirVenture Alumni Dinner 
(Each July in Oshkosh, WI)

Alumni participating in (or viewing!) EAA AirVenture events are invited to an informal dinner each year. We love reconnecting with so many of our aviation alumni and families and the crowd seems to grow every single year! 

LETU also mans a booth throughout the week and we love alums and families to come meet current students & faculty and share their own updates. We hope to see even more LeTourneau alumni in 2018!


Past Alumni Events 

Welcome Class of 2017!

On May 6, we welcomed over 400 graduates into the LeTourneau alumni family. The keynote speaker was former LETU student John Solheim, chairman and CEO of Karsten Manufacturing Corporation, the parent company of PING, Inc. Congratulations to our newalumni!

2017 Homecoming & Family Weekend

Homecoming & Family Weekend celebrated 75 Years of Aviation. Throughout the weekend, we celebrated LeTourneau's history and traditions while enjoying fellowship with alumni, families, students and friends complete with a closing banquet at the Abbott Aviation Center with over 200 guests. 

2016 JAARS Alumni Dinner

LeTourneau aviation faculty and friends gathered with alumni during a special Alumni Dinner at the JAARS headquarters in Waxhaw, North Carolina. JAARS exists to make Bible translation andlanguage development possible, especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth by enabling sustainable solutions in transportation, technology,

 media and training. Numerous alumni are involved with the life-changing JAARS ministry and outreach. 

2016 FABTECH Alumni Dinner 

The LETU Alumni Relations team hosted an Alumni Dinner for nearly 100 attendees of the annual FABTECH Conference in Las Vegas. The event allows  engineering alumni, LETU faculty and administrators as well as current students to engage in a time of networking and idea exchange. Thank you to all who  were able to attend!