Omaha E-Week

Omaha E-Week - Feb. 23-28, 2015

E-Week 2015 - Engineering New Horizens
Omaha E-Week Details
February 23, 2015 to February 28, 2015

Explore Innovation

Join us as we celebrate National Engineers Week

In February, the UNL College of Engineering in Omaha hosts activities for current students, prospective students, faculty/staff and industry members.


For each event you attend (except $5 Late Lunches and Friday’s events), you’ll be entered to win the final prizes selected during the Thursday evening gameshow (MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN). Some of the raffle prizes for Thursday include:
  • 2 Garmin VivoFits
  • Hamilton Beach® 2-Way FlexBrew® Coffee Maker
  • Kindle Fire HD 6 tablet
  • Five $10 Aksarben Cinema Movie passes
  • Etc.
The more events you attend, the greater your chance to win!

In addition to the Thursday evening raffle prizes, some of the events will also have their own competition prizes and raffles for free E-Week t-shirts!!

Schedule of Events

Date Time Event Location Details
Mon, Feb. 23
9:00am - 11:00am
* E-Week Kick Off w/ Pancake Man
PKI Atrium
Sponsored by Durham School
Mon, Feb. 23
11:00am - 1:00pm
All About that B.A.S. (Building Automated System) Demonstration
PKI Atrium
Explore how a buildings HVAC system works on the mobile B.A.S.
Mon, Feb. 23
5:00pm - 7:00pm
PKI Atrium & PKI 248
Tues, Feb. 24
1:30pm - 4:30pm
$5 Late Lunches
Scott Hall Cafeteria
Sponsored by Scott Café
Tues, Feb. 24
Holland Performing Arts Center Tour
PKI Atrium
Meet in PKI Atrium at 5:15PM to carpool. Registration Required
Wed, Feb. 25
11:00am - 1:00pm
* Battle Bots Competition
PKI Atrium
Thurs, Feb. 26
12:00pm - 1:00pm
PKI 158
Thurs, Feb. 26
6:00pm - 8:00pm
PKI 158
Raising Canes served at 5:30pm. E-Week Raffle Prizes awarded during game show (must be present to win).
Team registration required
Fri, Feb. 27
11:00am - 3:00pm
* Gladiator Pedestal Jousting
PKI Atrium
For $2, or a canned food item, joust against a friend, engineering professor or staff member (all proceeds benefit Project Hope, Inc.)
Fri, Feb. 27
5:00pm - 5:30pm
"Network Your Way to Success" Student Workshop
PKI 150
Preparation workshop for the Industry-Student Mixer.
Fri, Feb. 27
5:30pm - 7:30pm
PKI 158
Sat, Feb. 28
1:00pm - 3:00pm
* Food available while supplies last

Gold Sponsors

Union Pacific

Silver Sponsors


Koch Industries



Additional Sponsors


Sam's Club

Sandhills Publishing

Scott Cafe

Durham School Logo