Each year during National Engineers Week, Rutgers School of Engineering hosts a Rube Goldberg competition where students build complex contraptions to perform simple tasks. Deliberately over-engineered, these inventions generally include a chain reaction.
Rube Goldberg (July 4, 1883 – December 7, 1970) was an American cartoonist, sculptor, author, engineer, and inventor.
- Time: 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
- Location: Busch Student Center, International Lounge and Fireside Lounge
- Register a team of 5 people or less to compete and win a prize!