National Engineers Week 2018

February 19, 2018 to February 23, 2018


Monday, February 19, 2018

Spirit Day

Wear your School of Engineering apparel during this engineering day of pride. Add your interactive message to the E-Week post-it board. Free food and giveaways!
Demo Showcase and pizza party!
Rube Goldberg Competition (teams of 5 people or less)

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

National Engineers Week: A Conversation With...Dev C. Ittycheria, ENG'89, CEO and President, MongoDB, Inc.

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. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Location: Busch Student Center, Multipurpose Room
  • Apply to be one of the internship presenters. Prizes will be awarded. Deadline to apply TBD.

For more information, please email:

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.

Volunteers needed to facilitate engineering activities. Undegraduate Students, graduate students, faculty and staff are welcomed to sign up here.

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

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Bring Your Teacher to School Day

Students, faculty, staff and alumni have the opportunity to invite a high school STEM teacher that has played a meaningful role in encouraging students to pursue engineering. During their visit, the teachers will have a chance to reconnect with their nominees and will be able to learn more about the School of Engineering and Rutgers University.

To nominate a teacher, please complete the form here.

For more information view the page found here or contact Jesenia Cadena, Assistant Dean for Engagement & Recruitment,

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.
  • Time: 7:15 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Location: Sonny Werblin Recreation Center
  • Doors open at 7:15 p.m. Races begin at 8:00 p.m.
  • Register for the race with a team of 2 people (Space is limited)