Lawrence Schulze, associate professor of industrial engineering in the University of Houston's Cullen College of Engineering, will be officially commissioned as a Naval Campus Liaison Officer for the Houston area. In this position, he will work with Navy Recruiting Districts to increase the awareness of career opportunities in the United States Navy.
Schulze will be commissioned at 1 p.m., Oct. 14 in the Cullen College of Engineering's commons. Among the dignitaries scheduled to attend this event are UH interim vice president of research Stuart Long and Cullen College of Engineering dean Joseph Tedesco.
"This is an opportunity to serve my country as my grandfather did in World War I, and my father and two uncles did in World War II," Schulze said.
Schulze serves as the director for the Cullen College of Engineering's Camo to Classroom to Career Program, which provides support to veterans returning to college and also offers career guidance and placement.
|WHAT:||Commissioning of Lawrence Schulze as Naval Campus Liaison Officer|
|WHEN:||1 p.m., Oct. 14|
Cullen College of Engineering
About the Cullen College of Engineering
For more than 69 years, the UH Cullen College of Engineering has played a vitally important role in educating engineers in Texas. Its nationally-competitive programs are taught by innovative faculty, eleven of whom are members of the National Academy of Engineering. The college offers degree programs in biomedical, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, environmental, industrial, mechanical and petroleum engineering with specialty programs in materials, aerospace and computer and systems engineering.