EWeek 2024

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Founded by the National Society of Professional Engineers in 1951, EWeek (February 18–24, 2024) is dedicated to ensuring a diverse and well-educated future engineering workforce by increasing understanding of and interest in engineering and technology careers.

Join us for a week full of events and celebrations!

Sunday, February 18

E-Week Opening Field Day 

12:00 PM – 3:00 PM | Herbert Wellness Center 

Kick off Engineers Week with a bang at our Engineering Field Day! Join us for a thrilling Pickleball Tournament where students showcase their teamwork and competitive spirit. Don't miss out on the fun-filled day of friendly competition and camaraderie! 

Register here.

Contact: Matthew Burian

Monday, February 19

Bagel Breakfast 

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM | COE Breezeway 

Start your Monday off right with Tau Beta Pi's Bagel Breakfast! Swing by the College of Engineering Breezeway to grab a delicious bagel and fuel up for the week ahead. It's the perfect opportunity to mingle with fellow engineers and kickstart your day with a tasty treat! 

Contact: Sophia Franciosa 

Dean’s Ask Me Anything

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM | MEB 237 

Get your questions ready for the Dean's Ask-Me-Anything session! Join us on Monday, Feb. 19th, at the College of Engineering's Dean's office. RSVP to secure your spot and enjoy Chick-fil-A while engaging in candid conversations with the Dean. It's your chance to voice your thoughts and connect with leadership over tasty food! 

Contact: Ailen Parera-Ruggiero 

Register here.

Tuesday, February 20

Associate Dean’s Ice Cream Social 

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | COE Breezeway 

Cool down with the Associate Dean's Ice Cream Social! Swing by the College of Engineering Breezeway on Tuesday, Feb. 20th, and treat yourself to a refreshing scoop of ice cream courtesy of the Dean's Office. It's the perfect opportunity to mingle with peers, faculty, and staff while indulging in sweet treats. Don't miss out on this delightful event! 

Contact: Ailen Parera-Ruggiero  

Cafecito Chat 

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM | Shalala Student Center Ballroom West

Join the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) for a Cafecito Chat on Tuesday, Feb. 20th! Engage with a panel of engineering students as they share insights on internships and professionalism. Plus, savor the flavor of traditional Cuban coffee as a special treat. It's an opportunity to gain valuable knowledge and enjoy some delicious coffee with fellow engineering enthusiasts. 

Contact: Kaylee Diaz 

Intro to Arduino Workshop

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM | MEA 220

Join UMaker to learn the basics of Arduino! We will provide the Arduino board, LEDs, potentiometers, motors, prototype boards, and wires needed for the activity. All you will need to participate is a computer that has a USB port or a USB adapter if needed. You'll learn how to wire up Arduino circuits and write your own code to instantly see your code come to life! We'll be learning how to use potentiometers to modify the colors of an LED RGB. No prior experience is needed!

Contact: Angie Montero 

Wednesday, February 21

Sandwich Production Line 

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM | COE Breezeway 

Join Alpha Pi Mu for an exciting Sandwich Production Line Event! Head over to the tables outside the Industrial Engineering Department on Tuesday, Feb. 20th, and form teams of three to compete in a fast-paced challenge. How many perfectly crafted peanut butter and jelly sandwiches can your team make in just three minutes? Bring your A-game and compete for the chance to win an IISE polo. Plus, enjoy delicious sandwiches made with love, and know that your efforts contribute to a good cause with donated food. See you there! 

Contact: Jessica Gabriela Mendez Negrete

Coffee House Workshop 

3:30 PM – 4:45 PM | MEB 155 

Indulge your creative side at the Coffee House Workshop! Join us on Wednesday, Feb. 21st, for a collaborative event hosted by the College of Engineering's Dean's Office and COPE. Grab a cup of coffee, mingle with fellow students, and immerse yourself in a fun craft project. It's the perfect opportunity to unwind, socialize, and let your creativity flow while enjoying refreshments. 

Contact: Ruben Escobar  

Engineering Faculty Appreciation Basket Building 

8:00 PM – 9:00 PM | Dooly Memorial 105

Join the Biomedical Engineering Society to show appreciation for our esteemed faculty! We'll be crafting engineer appreciation baskets filled with thoughtful goodies to express our gratitude. Come together with fellow students to create something special and celebrate the dedication of our biomedical engineering faculty. Don't miss this chance to give back and spread some joy! 

Contact: Ben Broyles  

Thursday, February 22


12:00 PM – 3:30 PM | FICMS, 3rd Floor 

Get ready for an immersive experience at the Syntho-Matrix event hosted by the American Association for Aerosol Research! Join us on Thursday, Feb. 22nd, from 12:00 noon to 3:30 pm at FICMS, 3rd floor. Registered candidates will have the unique opportunity to synthesize materials using aerosol reactors and contribute to the design of synthesized nanomaterials. Safety gloves and materials will be provided for hands-on lab work. Don't miss this chance to be part of cutting-edge research and see your designs come to life! 

Register here.

Contact: Shruti Choudhary  

VR Showcase 

2:30 PM – 4:30 PM | UC 2300A 

Dive into the future with Eta Kappa Nu's VR Showcase! Join us on Thursday, Feb. 22nd, for an immersive journey into virtual reality technology. Experience the latest advancements in VR applications and explore virtual worlds created by fellow engineers. It's an event you won't want to miss as we push the boundaries of innovation in engineering! 

Register here

Contact: Marcos Morales  

Friday, February 23

Coffee & Donuts w/ BME Faculty

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Physics Courtyard

Join us for 'Coffee & Donuts with BME Faculty' during EWeek! Connect with our esteemed faculty members in the University of Miami Physics Courtyard from 10 AM to 11 AM. Fuel your curiosity and sweet tooth with engaging conversations and tasty treats.

Contact: Ben Broyles 

Closing Block Party 

2:30 PM – 4:30 PM | The Rock Plaza 

Let's wrap up Engineers Week with a bang at the Closing Block Party! Join us on Friday, Feb. 23rd, as multiple engineering organizations come together to celebrate the conclusion of a successful E-Week. Enjoy music, games, and good company as we reflect on the week's events and the achievements of our engineering community. Don't miss out on this epic celebration! 

Contact: Ruben Escobar 

Closing After Party @ The Rat 

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM | The Rathskeller 

Keep the E-Week excitement going at the official unofficial after party hosted by AIAA! Join us at The Rat on Friday, Feb. 23rd, immediately following the Closing Block Party. It's your chance to unwind, socialize, and dance the night away with fellow engineering enthusiasts. Don't miss out on the fun as we close out Engineers Week in style! 

Contact: Matthew Burian 

Saturday, February 24

Dia de Ciencias 

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM | TENTATIVE 

Join us for a day of science and fun at Dia de Ciencias hosted by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers in collaboration with UMaker! It's an exciting outreach event where learning meets creativity, so bring your curiosity and enthusiasm for a day filled with discovery! 

Contact: Kaylee Diaz