February 18-21 is National Engineers Week, or E-Week. Join the UC Davis College of Engineering for the annual week-long celebration of engineering at UC Davis and around the world.
There will be a variety of events throughout the week including club events, networking opportunities with faculty and alumni, raffles, snacks and more!
Follow the event on Facebook to stay updated on all E-Week events.
EWEEK 2020 Schedule
EWEEK Passport to Engineering
Pick up your passport from 1050 Kemper starting Tuesday Feb. 18th. Attend 7 events during EWEEK 2020 and get a stamp from your event hosts to be entered into a raffle to win $20.00 in Aggie Cash. To be entered into the raffle you must attend 7 events and submit your passport to Kemper 1050. Tuesday Feb. 18th– Friday Feb. 21st |12:00pm Submission Deadline Feb 24th|Kemper 1050
Tuesday, February 18
Undergraduate Research, What is it and Why You Should do It: Presented by the Undergraduate Research Center
Come learn how to get involved in undergraduate research and how you too can be published as an undergraduate researcher.
Tuesday February 18th|10:00 am-11:30am|Kemper 1003
Prepare for The Fair: Presented by the Internship and Career Center
Come learn how to make the most of the Career Fair. What to expect. What and how to research. Who to see. What to wear.
Tuesday February 18th|1:30pm-2:30pm|Kemper 1003
Alumni Panel: Undergrad to Industry
Come hear about the world after graduation and first hand perspective on working in industry. Food and refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/eweekindustrypanel
Tuesday February 18th|5:30pm-7:30pm|Kemper 1003
Featured alumni include:
- Kaila Balancio ’15, electrical engineering | Student Services Supervisor | UC Davis Office of the University Registrar
- Armando Casillas ’19, M.S. energy systems | Scientific Engineering Associate | Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
- Pranav Gupta ’18, computer science and engineering | Associate Data Scientist | Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
- Zaid Hadid ’15, civil engineering | Transportation Engineer | Caltrans
- Jennifer Lau Larsen ’09, civil engineering | Project Manager/Project Engineer | Kennedy/Jenks Consultants, Inc.
- Justin Ramirez ’14, mechanical engineering | Buildings and Systems Engineering Supervisor | UPS
Wednesday, February 19
A Day In The Life of an Undergraduate Researcher Panel
Come learn about the lived experience of student researchers from your fellow Aggie engineers.
Wednesday February 19th|11:00am-12:00pm|Kemper 1003
Therapy Fluffies: Hosted by ASCE and YOLO SPCA
Cute animals to help with your general life stress. Need we say more?
Wednesday February 19th|12:00pm-2:00pm|Kemper Lobby
Women in Biotech Panel: Hosted by ISPE@UCD
Featuring women engineers/leaders in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry, this panel is a chance for anyone pursuing a career in engineering to interact with established professionals and learn about their field of interest. Please RSVP using this link.
Wednesday February 19th|6:00pm-8:00pm|Geidt 1003
The panel will feature the following representatives:
- Alice Rystov & Lauren Nucum | BioMarin
- Elizabeth Huaco Hansen & Talena Hastings | Genentech
- Christy Turcios & Marielle Veloz | Bayer
- Heather Bennett | ACCO Engineered Systems
- Nina Vertelkina | Watson Marlow
Roast Your Own Coffee: Hosted by AIChE and the UCD Coffee Lab
Join to roast coffee and take away some beans while learning the engineering in your cup. Space is limited! Please RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/eweekcoffee.The first 25 attendees will receive a free EWEEK coffee cup. Please bring a container to take home coffee beans.
Wednesday February 19th|6:30pm-7:30pm|Everson 126
Karaoke Social: Hosted by BMES
Join in and belt out your favorite tunes while hanging out with your fellow engineers.
Wednesday February 19th|8:00pm-9:00pm| Roessler 66
Thursday, February 20
Engineering Club Fair
Come check out all the Engineering clubs and learn how to get involved.
Thursday February 20th|1:30pm-3:30pm|Kemper Lobby
Tea with SWE: Hosted by the Society of Women Engineers
Join the Society of Women Engineers and College of Engineering faculty for tea and other warm beverages. Please RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/eweekswe
Thursday February 20th|4:30pm-6:00pm|Kemper 1003
Board Games Social: Hosted by EWB and BMES
Come compete with your fellow engineers in this joint hosted board game social. Snacks and swag giveaways!
Thursday February 20th |5:30pm-8:00pm|Kemper 1127
Friday, February 21
Student Start Up Center Open House
Come learn about all the opportunities provided through the Student Start Up Center and learn how to get certified to use the machinery. Donuts and Coffee provided!
Friday February 21st |10:00am-12:00pm|Student Start Up Center 1122 Bainer Hall
Winter Mixer: Hosted by IEEE
Come celebrate the many ways engineers light up the world at this festive celebration with peers and alumni. Please RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/IEEEmixer
Friday February 21st |4:00pm-7:00pm|Kemper Lobby