National Engineers Week 2017

February 19, 2017 to February 25, 2017


Monday, February 20, 2017

Spirit Day

An engineering day of pride includes a Rube Goldberg competition. Free food and prizes!
  • Time: 12:00 noon - 3:00 p.m.
  • Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Location: Busch Student Center, The International Lounge
  • Register for the Rube Goldberg competition (teams of 5 people or less)


Tuesday, February 21, 2017

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: 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Location: Busch Student Center, Multipurpose Room
  • Apply to be one of the internship presenters. Prizes will be awarded. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, February 8th.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

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,

Dean's Distinguished Lecture

Len DeCandia, ENG '82, Chief Procurement Officer, Johnson and Johnson
  • Location: Fiber Optics Building, Easton Hub Auditorium
  • Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Reception to follow lecture)

Friday, February 24, 2017

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.