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UC Davis Engineering Week 2018

DAVIS, Calif.; Feb. 20, 2018 – This week, the UC Davis College of Engineering will join colleges and universities across the country to celebrate National Engineers Week.

The annual event is hosted by the UC Davis Engineering Joint Council – a group of student representatives from each of the Engineering Student Organizations and professional society chapters at Davis. The goal of E-Week is to celebrate engineering, and to facilitate communication and collaboration across more than 30 engineering clubs across campus. The four-day long event will feature a range of professional development and club activities and a Thursday morning breakfast with College of Engineering Dean Jennifer Sinclair Curtis.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20: PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY

  • 9-10 AM: Breakfast, Kemper Hall Lobby
  • 4:30-6:30 PM: LinkedIn Portraits taken by the College of Engineering Dean’s Office photography team, Kemper Hall 1066
  • 5:30-6 PM: LinkedIn Profile Workshop, Kemper Hall 1127
  • 6-7 PM: Resume Workshop, Kemper Hall 1127
  • 7-8 PM: Interview Workshop, Kemper Hall 1127

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21: THERAPY FLUFFIES AND ENGINEERING ACTIVITIES 

  • 9-10 AM: Breakfast, Kemper Hall Lobby
  • 12-1 PM: De-stress in the Kemper Hall Lobby with the UC Davis therapy fluffies, a program that brings furry, four-legged friends to students to help ease stress
  • 4-6 PM: Join student groups and clubs in Kemper Hall for engineering-related workshops, including Rube Goldberg machine building, prototype helmets, make-your-own circuit, liquid nitrogen ice cream and more

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22: DONUTS WITH THE DEAN & FACULTY LUNCH

  • ​9:30 – 10:30: Join Dean Jennifer Sinclair Curtis for coffee and donuts and hear about her upcoming spring quarter course, “Strategies for Securing and Succeeding in an Engineering Job”
  • ​1:30 – 3 PM: Join the Engineering Joint Council for a Lunch with Faculty. Seats limited. Register here.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23: ENGINEERING CLUB FAIR & ENGINEERING STUDENT SOCIAL

  • 9-10 AM: Breakfast, Kemper Hall Lobby
  • 12-2 PM: Engineering Club Fair, swag giveaway and ice cream sundaes
  • 6-9 PM: Engineering Student Social with a DJ and noshes provided by the College of Engineering, Ghausi Hall Lobby

Don’t forget to tag your posts with #EWeek2018 and #UCDavisEngineering. Visit www.eweek-ucdavis.com and join the E-Week event on Facebook for the most up-to-date information on the week’s events.