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Celebrating Growth; Looking to the Future

September 1, 2011

Kaku Mizz
Dr. Michio Kaku with Rose-Hulman's Lego Master,
Andy Milluzzi

Star Physicist Joins Rose-Hulman Homecoming

This year's Homecoming will radiate a special brilliance as Dr. Michio Kaku, the popular physicist and co-founder of string field theory, visits the Rose-Hulman campus. Kaku delighted Rose-Hulman 2011 graduates with his virtual commencement address from Russia, touching on some of his favorite topics -- phasers, force fields and time travel. On Homecoming weekend, Dr. Kaku will be on campus, sharing ideas for the future and taking part as Rose-Hulman celebrates the expansion of learning with exciting new facilities. Don't miss the celebration -- check back for details.

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During Homecoming festivities, 2011, Dr. Kaku visited the new Student Innovation Center. Along with then-president Matt Branam, Kaku participated in a ribbon-cutting for the building

In this video about the Innovation Center, Dr. Kaku calls Rose-Hulman "jewel of innovation."