Omaha E-Week Schedule

Omaha E-Week Schedule

UPDATE: Due to weather, all Scott Campus events for Tuesday night and Wednesday have been cancelled.


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
TIMEEVENT DETAILSLOCATION
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.


Pancake Man*
Sponsored by The Durham School

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

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Mainstreaming Sustainability: How to Connect Dots and Create Impact*
Hosted by Nebraska Engineering Student Council at Omaha (NESCO) and FRESCO (freshman council)

PKI 158

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, snacks, and prizes!

PKI Atrium

5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

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

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

Golden Egg Treasure Hunt

Find the golden eggs and win a variety of prizes.  Some eggs will be decoys and others will include tickets for donated prizes from The Escape Omaha, Roast Coffee and Aksarben Cinema.

One special egg will include the winning ticket for a smart watch valued at $170! 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 (msieh@unomaha.edu) then take a selfie with their egg and winning ticket (make sure ticket is visible), and post it on the NESCOmaha Facebook or Twitter page and hashtag it as #OmahaGoldenEggWinner and #NebEWeek19

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

Breakfast and Build*
Hosted by Freshman Engineering Student Council at Omaha (FrESCO)

  • Build Mini Tree Houses and compete for prizes!
  • Enjoy FREE breakfast pizza!
PKI Atrium

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

Career Development Lunch*
Hosted 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!
US Army Corps of Engineers
PKI 158

2:00 - 4:00 P.M.

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

  • FREE Krispy Kreme donuts!
PKI Atrium

5:00 - 8:00 P.M.

Movie Night: In Pursuit of Silence*
Hosted by University of Nebraska Acoustical Society of America (ASA)

  • This meditative documentary explores the human relationship with sound, silence, and the impact of noise on our lives.
  • Discussion following the movie screening regarding themes discussed in the film and our everyday experiences with noise (and methods of mitigating noise).
  • FREE Raising Cane's served at 5pm with movie starting at 5:30pm.

PKI 158

All Day Golden Egg clues Online



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

Mindful Bagel Breakfast*  RESCHEDULED FOR 2/21
Hosted by 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
TIMEEVENT DETAILSLOCATION
8:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Mindful Bagel Breakfast*
Hosted by NESCO

  • Enjoy stress-lowering activities with free Panera bagels.
PKI Atrium
10:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

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

  • FREE pizza and prizes!
PKI Atrium

2:00 - 4:00 P.M.

Jeopardy Competition!*
Hosted by Chi Epsilon

  • Four rounds of play:  2pm, 2:30pm, 3pm and 3:30pm
  • Winner of each round receives a student prize package valued at $30!
  • Compete or join in as an audience member.
  • Enjoy FREE snacks!
PKI 158
5:00 - 7:00 P.M.

Industry Networking Mixer*
Co-Hosted by National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), Latinos in STEM (LSTEM/SHPE), and Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

  • 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
TIMEEVENT DETAILSLOCATION
10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.

Cornhole Games*
Hosted by Engineers Without Borders (EWB)

  • Fun and FREE Eileen's Cookies!

PKI Atrium

1:00 - 4:00 P.M.

Camp NESCO: Bringing the Outside In*
Hosted by NESCO

  • All are welcome to enjoy fun activities, door prizes, and FREE food!
  • Final E-Week prize drawing begins at 3:00 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