A look at Engineers’ Week 2017

The annual celebration offers students leadership positions, volunteer opportunities and a variety of fun activities   February 19-24 will be a week of networking, entertainment and outreach for the College of Engineering, and for a group of engineering students, it will be the culmination of hours of planning and hard work. Engineers’ Week is an … Continue reading A look at Engineers’ Week 2017

E-Week: Celebrating the engineering community

A tradition that began in 1965, Engineers Week (E-Week) is a staple event within the College of Engineering, continuing to grow each year. E-Week is a student
organization that serves to celebrate the engineering field, the College of Engineering and its students, faculty, and staff. E-Week hopes to provide a way for students to build relationships with other students, faculty and alumni as well as network and increase professional development.

‘Rocket City Rednecks’ ringleader will launch ISU Engineers’ Week Sept. 20

Travis Taylor, official ringleader of the National Geographic Channel’s “Rocket City Rednecks,” will launch Iowa State University’s Engineers’ Week 2013 on Sept. 20 with his entertaining brand of rocket science. Taylor’s presentation, “A New American Space Plan,” will be at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, in Stephens Auditorium, Iowa State Center. It is free and … Continue reading ‘Rocket City Rednecks’ ringleader will launch ISU Engineers’ Week Sept. 20

E-Week emphasizes countless opportunities for engineers

Committees have been working hard since February to prepare for the College of Engineering’s annual Engineers’ Week (E-Week). The chosen theme “Engineers: Giving Imagination Direction” embraces the many opportunities for engineers and the various paths they take. Several new events will be happening at this year’s E-Week, including a Nail-Hammering Relay and other similar activities … Continue reading E-Week emphasizes countless opportunities for engineers

About students, by students

(Editor’s note: This is the first installment in a series of student profiles written by students in JLMC 321, Public Relations Writing. Our thanks to the authors, to senior lecturer Erin Wilgenbusch, to the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communications, and to the subjects.) Anna Grimley Anna Grimley is a 21-year-old junior from Springville, Iowa, … Continue reading About students, by students

E-Week 2010 will entertain, inform engineering students

Both new and familiar events featured at Engineers’ Week 2010 promise to make it a fun, yet purposeful celebration. From a kick-off event that features Iowa State dance groups to the grand finale Engineering Career Fair, the E-Week committee has coordinated activities that blend professional development and social opportunities. “We have worked hard to make … Continue reading E-Week 2010 will entertain, inform engineering students