National Engineers Week 2018

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 8:00am to Thu, 02/22/2018 - 9:30pm
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National Engineers Week 2018


Monday, February 19, 2018

Spirit Day

An engineering day of pride includes a Rube Goldberg competition. Free food and prizes!
  • Time: TBD
  • LocationBusch Student Center, The International Lounge
  • Register for the Rube Goldberg competition (teams of 5 people or less)


Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Dean's Distinguished Lecture

Dev C. Ittycheria, ENG '89, CEO and President MongoDB, Inc.
  • LocationFiber Optics Building, Easton Hub Auditorium
  • Time: 10:45 a.m. - 12:00 noon (Reception to follow lecture)

Interns Present

Students present internship experiences to a panel of industry judges. Attendees have a chance to network with alumni. Food will be served.
  • Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • LocationBusch Student Center, Multipurpose Room
  • Apply to be one of the internship presenters. Prizes will be awarded. Deadline to apply TBD.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Young Engineers Day

To cultivate a love of engineering at an early age, we invite K-12 schools to join us.

For more information please contact Michael Brown, Assistant Dean for Engineering Education,

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Cardboard Canoe Races

Students, deans, alumni, and faculty compete to build and navigate vessels of cardboard, duct tape, and garbage bags. Refreshments will be provided.
  • Location: Sonny Werblin Recreation Center
  • Time: 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Races begin 7:00 p.m.
  • Register for the race with a team of 2 people (Space is limited)