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Crowd at Engineers Day


Engineers Day has been a UT Tickle College of Engineering tradition for more than 100 years. Each October, engineering classes are dismissed for one day to allow university students and faculty to spend time interacting with hundreds of potential engineering students from high schools across the region.

October 24, 2019

Time Event Location
10:00-10:30 Opening Session Thompson-Boling Arena
10:30–11:00 Quiz Bowl registration Min H. Kao Building, Room 622
10:30-12:30 Tech CarniVol—RoboRage ‘Harvest’ Perkins Hall, S10
10:45-12:00 Exhibits open Engineering Buildings
10:45-12:00 Balsa Wood Bridge Comp. 210 John D. Tickle Engineering Building
10:45-12:00 Egg Drop Competition Min H. Kao Building, fourth floor entrance
10:45-12:00 Penny Boat Competition Perkins Hall, Room 319
10:45-12:00 Rocky Top Stand Competition Dougherty Hall, Room 416
10:45-12:00 Radiation Shielding Competition Ferris Hall, Room 213
11:00-12:00 Quiz Bowl, Round 1 Min H. Kao Building, Room 622
12:00-1:00 Tech CarniVol—Rain Garden John D. Tickle Engineering Building, Room 109
11:00-11:30 Admissions & Financial Aid Presentation / Q&A 102 Perkins Hall
12:00-1:00 Lunch Break Dining Locations
12:00-1:00 Tech CarniVol—Blind Builders Perkins Hall, Room 218
1:00-3:30 Exhibits continue Engineering Buildings
1:00-2:00 Tech CarniVol—Capture the Flag Min H. Kao Building, Room 524
1:15-1:45 Quiz Bowl, Round 2 Min H. Kao Building, Room 622
1:45-2:15 Quiz Bowl Finals Min H. Kao Building, Room 622

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