National Engineers Week 2018

February 19, 2018 to February 23, 2018


February 19, 2018 to February 22, 2018

Battle of the Majors

Help your department win the first-ever E-Week Spirit Trophy! Competition held only during E-Week. 

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)

Record a "Thank You Shout-Out": Here's your opportunity to thank the special people who have supported you throughout your academic journey—and it might appear on the stadium video board at Commencement on May 13 and it will be shown at the SoE Convocation on the big screen at the Rutgers Athletic Center (RAC).

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

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

Applications to apply have closed and we have selected our final 16 presenters! Tune in for a list of names. Come out and support these students!

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. Undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty, and staff are welcome 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. Nominations close on Sunday, February 11th. 

For more information view the page found here or contact Jesenia Cadena, assistant dean for engagement and 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.