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Celebrate National Engineering Week with the Faculty & Students of the Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

Posted: February 3, 2011

Monday 02/21-

Campus closed for President's Day

Tuesday 02/22-

Mock Speed Interviewing- 10:00am to 12:00pm Location: Great Hall (TBE-A)

Lab Open House- 11:30am to 1:00pm Dr. Regentova's Lab (SEB), Dr. Schill's Lab (SEB-1235), Dr. Luke's Applied Geophysics Center (SEB-3261)

Paper Airplane Contest- 2:00pm

Location: Great Hall (TBE-A)

Mock Speed Interviewing- 10:00am to 12:00pm Location: Great Hall (TBE-A) 

You must register to participate. (see contact details below)

Wednesday 02/23-

Student Support Services & McNair Presentation- 9:00am to 10:00am

Location: Great Hall (TBE-A) 

Micromouse Demonstration- 1:00pm to 2:00pm Sponsored by IEEE student chapter,

Location: Great Hall (TBE-A)

Conversations with Nevada Pioneers series: Atomic Nevada, a Conversation with Troy Wade- 6:00pm- 7:30pm

Location: SEB Auditorium- open to the public  

Thursday, 02/24- Engineering Dodge Ball Game- 2:00pm-3:00pm

Location: (field next to the Sidewalk Café)

Lab Open House- 10:00am to 1:00pm

Transportation Research Center (TRC, Pushkin's Lab)

Introduce a Girl to Engineering- 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Sponsored by SWE & the Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada 

Location: Great Hall (TBE-A)

Friday 02/25-

Trebuchet Competition - 2:00pm-3:00pm

Location: field next to the Sidewalk Café

Each student organization can enter a trebuchet in the competition. (see the notes below.)

Saturday 02/26-

Soccer Match: Students vs. Faculty- 9:00am to 11:00am

Location: TBA

*Student organizations are invited to set up recruitment tables in the Great Hall every day during engineers week. For more information on the events or to sign up for the trebuchet competition, please call Dawn Barlow-Curtis at 702-895-3965 or dawn.barlow-curtis@unlv.edu.