Omaha E-Week Schedule

Omaha E-Week Schedule

Please join the Nebraska Engineering Student Council at Omaha (NESCO) in celebrating National Engineers Week!  Come enjoy a variety of opportunities, provided to you by many of our student organizations, to interact with fellow students, faculty, staff and industry.  The week's activities would not be possible without the support of our sponsors. Thank you!

2019 E-Week Schedule

Monday, February 18, 2019
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Pancake Man*
Sponsored by The Durham School

  • Come enjoy free pancakes, sausage and orange juice!
PKI Atrium

2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Jukibot Laser Tag*
Hosted by Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (PKI-IEEE)

  • Teams of two will battle for prizes using the Jukibot robot, designed  and sold on Amazon by one of ECE's very own alums!
  • Free fun, food, and prizes!

PKI Atrium

5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Paint and Sip*
Hosted by Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

  • Painting supplies, food and non-alcoholic beverages provided!
PKI 158
All Day

Golden Egg Treasure Hunt

Find the golden eggs and win a variety of prizes.  One special egg will include the winning ticket for a smart watch! Clues to where the special egg is hiding will be given out on Facebook each morning (until found). Like NESCOmaha on Facebook or @NESCOmaha on Twitter to keep updated! All Golden Egg winners should email Mitch Sieh ( then take a selfie with it and post it on the NESCOmaha Facebook or Twitter page and hashtag it as #OmahaGoldenEggWinner


Tuesday, February 19, 2019
8:00 - 10:30 A.M.

Breakfast is Served*
Hosted by Freshman Engineering Student Council at Omaha (FrESCO)

PKI Atrium

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 P.M.

Career Development Lunch*
Sponsored by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

  • Hear from a panel of engineers on how to prepare for the real world of engineering.
  • FREE lunch!
PKI 158

2:00 - 4:00 P.M.

River Engineering Demonstration*
Hosted by Society of American Military Engineers (SAME)

PKI Atrium

5:00 - 8:00 P.M.

Movie Night*
Hosted by University of Nebraska Acoustical Society of America (ASA)

PKI 158

All Day Golden Egg clues Online

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
8:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Mindfulness Bagel Breakfast*
Hosted by Nebraska Engineering Student Council at Omaha (NESCO)

  • Enjoy stress-lowering activities with free Panera bagels.
PKI Atrium
11:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

Latinx "Guess Who" and Tacos*
Hosted by Latin@s in STEM (SHPE/MAES)

  • Contestants will have to match names and job descriptions of various leading individuals in STEM industries.
  • Top 3 contestants will be awarded $25, $15 and $10 gift cards.
  • All are welcome to enjoy a FREE authentic taco lunch from a local Mexican restaurant!
PKI 158

2:00 - 4:00 P.M.

K'Nex Bridge Building Competition*
Hosted by Engineering Earthquake Research Institute (EERI)

  • Teams of two compete for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes!
  • FREE Krispy Kreme donuts!
PKI Atrium

5:00 - 7:00 P.M.

Engineer's Night Out*
Hosted by Architectural Engineering Student Leadership and Advisory Committee (AESLAC)

  • An opportunity to engage with local industry while enjoying some great food!
Dudley's (Aksarben Village)

All Day Golden Egg clues Online

Thursday, February 21, 2019
10:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

Trebuchet Building Competition*
Hosted by American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

  • Free food and prizes!
PKI Atrium

2:00 - 4:00 P.M.

Let's Play Jeopordy!*
Hosted by Chi Epsilon

  • Compete for prizes or be an audience member.
  • Enjoy FREE snacks!
PKI 158
5:00 - 7:00 P.M.

Industry Networking Mixer*
Hosted by National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)

  • Mix and mingle with industry while enjoying some great appetizers!
  • Arrive 10 minutes early and practice your elevator pitch with Bonnie.
  • Registration deadline: Feb. 20
PKI Atrium
All Day Golden Egg clues Online

Friday, February 22, 2019
10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.

Cornhole Games*
Hosted by Engineers Without Borders (EWB)

  • Fun and FREE food!

PKI Atrium

3:30 - 6:30 P.M.

Camp NESCO: Bringing the Outside In*
Hosted by NESCO

  • All are welcome to enjoy fun activities, door prizes, and FREE food!
  • Food served at 4:30 P.M. and final E-Week prize drawing begins at 5:30 P.M.…MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!
  • Participants will receive raffle tickets for each E-Week activity attended (MavCARD swipes at each event). The more E-Week events you attend, the greater your chances to win a raffle prize!
  • Final raffle prize list available HERE

PKI 158

All Day Golden Egg clues Online

*Food While Supplies Last