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College of Engineering: E2-Day 2014


E2-Day: Biological Systems Engineering


Biological Systems Engineering and Agricultural Engineering


Are you interested in learning more about the exciting career opportunities in Biological Systems Engineering and Agricultural Engineering? If so, E2-Day 2014 is for you. Join engineering faculty and dynamic engineering students on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln East Campus to participate in hands-on activities and learn about these two exciting majors. High school sophomores, juniors and seniors are welcome to visit and participate.

Would you like to integrate engineering and medicine, design new biofuels, work in food safety, or solve water resources and environmental issues? Biological Systems engineers work with biomedical, environmental, water resources, food biological products, and bioenergy issues. Our biomedical engineering program is also a successful avenue for pre-med students. Perhaps you like to work with tools for the environment or are interested in designing and testing powerful equipment. If so, Agricultural Engineering is for you. And, UNL is home to the nation's Tractor Testing Laboratory and center pivot irrigation, offering outstanding opportunities for research and practical experience.


Schedule: Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014

Time:
Activity:
10 - 10:30 a.m.
Check In (Chase Hall, Rm. 112)
10:30 - 10:45 a.m.
Welcome/Schedule for the day
10:45 - 11:15 a.m.
Introduction to Department and Degree Programs; Admission and Scholarships
11:15 - 11:45 a.m.
Q&A about Programs and Careers
11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Lunch with Students and Faculty (UNL East Campus Union)
12:45 - 2 p.m.
Tour of Chase Hall and Tractor Test Facility
2:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Concluding Remarks

Driving Directions

Driving Directions to East Campus (301 East Union, 35th and Holdrege Streets):
  • From the Lincoln Airport: Follow the signs to Cornhusker Highway to 33rd Street. Turn right on 33rd Street. Turn left on Holdrege Street. Enter the campus by turning left on East Campus Loop. Almost immediately, veer left onto 35th Street. Veer right on Fair Street. The parking area is on the left between the Service Building and Mussehl Hall.
  • From the East: Traveling on I-80 West, take exit #405 for 56th Street South. Follow 56th Street to Cornhusker Highway. Turn right on Cornhusker Highway. Turn left on 48th Street. Turn Right on Holdrege Street. Enter campus by turning right on 40th Street. Almost immediately, turn left on East Campus Loop. Turn right on 35th Street. Veer to the right on Fair Street. The parking area is on the left between the Service Building and Mussehl Hall.
  • From the West: Traveling on I-80 East, take exit # 403 for 27th Street South (left). Follow 27th Street to Cornhusker Highway. Turn left on Cornhusker Highway. Turn right on 33rd Street. Turn left on Holdrege Street. Enter the campus by turning left on East Campus Loop. Almost immediately, veer left onto 35th Street. Veer to the right on Fair Street. The parking area is on the left between the Service Building and Mussehl Hall.
  • From the South: Traveling on 1-29 North, take Iowa Exit #10 to Nebraska City. Turn Left on Highway 2. Follow Highway 2 west into Lincoln. Turn right on 48th Street. Follow 48th Street to Holdrege Street. Turn left on Holdrege Street. Enter campus by turning right onto 40th Street. Almost immediately, turn left on East Campus Loop. Turn right on 35th Street. Veer to the right on Fair Street. The parking area is on the left between the Service Building and Mussehl Hall.

Registration:

Registration is closed for 2014.


When:

Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014

10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
UNL East Campus