E-Week 2017 Schedule

February 17

ASME – Build-It Event

Presented by the UM Chapter of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Location: SSC Ballrooms, Terrace, Lakeview Lounge

8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Expected Attendance: 450 High School Students

Objective: To show local high school students that they all possess the fundamental skills necessary to succeed in STEM: problem solving, and creativity. By doing so we hope to encourage the pursuit of higher education, specifically in the STEM field

Contact: Jwu8590@miami.edu

February 20

HKN – Raspberry Pi Competition

Presented by the UM Chapter of Eta Kappa Nu

Location: CoE Breezeway

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Expected Attendance: 40/50

Objective: COE organizations will be given the opportunity to show off their innovative prowess through a hands on competition

Contact: e.milton@umiami.edu

February 21

GESC – Competition

Presented by the UM Graduate Engineering Student Council

Location: Engineering Breezeway

Time: Noon

Expected Attendance 50

Objective: Showcase the current research projects currently being undertaken and pursued by graduate students

Contact: m.ishahak@miami.edu

BMES – Biomedical Industry Night

Presented by the UM Chapter of Biomedical Engineering Society

Location: SSC Activities Room North and South

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Expected Attendance: 60-75

Objective: Enable engineering students to connect and network with local and national biotech firms

Contact: d.manfrini@miami.edu

February 22

UM – Spring Career Expo

Location: Watsco Center

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Objective: Speak with employers to learn more about career paths, as well as full-time or internship opportunities

Contact: ahelmers@miami.edu

NSBE – Forum

Presented by the UM Chapter of National Society of Black Engineers

Location: University of Miami Faculty Lounge

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Expected Attendance: 40

Objective: Guide students on their career development

Contact: hew776@gmail.com

February 23

SWE – Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day

Presented by the UM Chapter of Society of Women Engineers

Location: SSC Ballrooms, Terrace, Lakeview Lounge, Vista Room

8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Expected Attendance: 270 High School Students

Objective: To introduce high school students to the field of engineering and to encourage young girls to pursue a college education

Contact: axg487@miami.edu

IEEE - Tech Talk with Brian Brackeen

Presented by the UM Chapter of the Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineers

Location: McArthur Engineering Annex 202

6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Objective: Meet the founder of Kairos, noted entrepreneur Brian Brackeen

Contact: e.ercolano@umiami.edu

February 25

EWB – Service Project, Biscayne National Park Clean up

Presented by the UM Chapter of Engineers Without Borders

Location: Biscayne National Park

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Expected Attendance: 15

Objective: Give back to the local community by helping keep the local beaches clean and beautiful

Contact: m.stanley3@umiami.edu

Dean of the College of Engineering with some of the student organizations
Engineering Building

The McArthur Engineering Building

Engineering Building Dedication

Dedication Day of the McArthur Engineering Building

Civil Engineering Class

A Civil Engineering Class

Radio Engineer

Bob Schaub, a radio engineer, working on a radio

Aviation Professor

Aviation Professor Fred Given and student Dixie Herlong working on an engine

Environmental Design Students

Class in School of Engineering and Environmental Design

Engineering Building

Students in Electrical Engineering: Mechanical Drawing Class

Engineering Building

Students and Instructor in Industrial Engineering Laboratory

Engineering Building

Students in Electrical Engineering Class

Engineering Building

Engineering Woods Laboratory

Metal Shop

Engineering Students working in Metal Shop

Engineering Laboratory

Professor assists Students in Engineering Laboratory

First Architectural Engineers

First Graduating Class of Architectural Engineers

Female Engineer

A Female Engineering Student