Engineering Area

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Aluminum Boat Challenge

Make a boat out of aluminum foil, and see how many pennies it can hold before it starts to sink.
Theta Tau
BEA-576
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Biomedical Engineering Demonstrations

Meet seniors, faculty, and graduate students, hear about their experiences, and learn about their projects through live demonstrations.
Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering
BEA-262
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Biometric Vein Matching

Near-infrared light vein images allow physicians to see beneath a patient's skin. See this technology in action!
Alpha Eta Mu Beta Org., School of Engineering
BEA-295
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Build a Crystal Structure

Build a crystal with candy dots and wooden sticks, and learn about the intricate structures of famous compounds like sodium chloride or diamond.
Material Advantage
BEA-73
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Concrete Canoe and Steel Bridge

Learn hands-on how a concrete canoe can float in water, and use toothpicks and Play-Doh to build a bridge.
Rutgers American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
BEA-386
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DIY Experiments

Make your own bubbles or slime!
Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers
BEA-489
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Drones, Drones, Drones

Take in live demonstrations of drones in flight. Fly times are every half hour, with live footage from the drones' cameras and sensors streamed to the ground station.
Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation, School of Engineering.
BEA-245
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Enabling the Future One Hand at a Time

Check out 3D printed hands which will be donated to children in need.
ENABLE, School of Engineering
BEA-291
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Energy Solutions

Learn about Rutgers expertise in science, engineering, economics, and policy as it pertains to energy.
Rutgers Energy Institute
BEA-131
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Engineering Clean Drinking Water

How is drinking water treated before it reaches your tap? Participate in hands-on demonstrations to learn about this and other local water quality issues.
Civil & Environmental Engineering, Fahrenfeld Lab
BEA-10
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Engineering Demos

See security game simulations, 3D printing demos, and chess board demos.
Industrial and Systems Engineering Department, School of Engineering
BEA-249
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Engineering Science Fair

If you're curious about the "hows" and "whys" of engineering, come see how ideas are transformed from fantasy into reality by Rutgers masterminds.
School of Engineering
BEA-277
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Engineers Barbecue

Stop by the engineering quad to pick up a hamburger, veggie burger, chicken, or hot dog -- or one of each!
School of Engineering
BEA-243
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Engineers in Motion

Recharge your imagination! Learn about wireless systems, next generation internet architectures.
Electrical and Computer Engineering
BEA-126
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Everyday Chemistry

See everyday chemistry in exciting new ways!
Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, School of Engineering
BEA-264
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Extreme Engineering

Build a small model to see how engineering concepts apply to real-life applications.
Society of Hispanic Engineers, School of Engineering
BEA-305
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Face Painting

Become a work of art!
Phi Sigma Rho
BEA-194
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Fun with Packaging Engineering

We all use it, but what do we really know about packaging? Join in hands-on activities and games for all ages.
Packaging Engineering Program
BEA-30
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Glass Blowing

Watch as glass is blown into beautiful objects.
Material Science and Engineering, School of Engineering
BEA-292
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Green Screen Getaway

Hill Center, room 116
Pose for a customized picture against a green screen, and bring home a keepsake print.
Rutgers Office of Information Technology
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Journey to the Center of the Internet

Discover how the internet works with a variety of fun and interactive activities.
Office of Information Technology - Help Desk
BEA-227
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K-12 Students: Connect to Rutgers!

Discover programs and opportunities available for K-12 youth at Rutgers University during the academic year and summer.
Office of Enrollment Management
Rutgers University - New Brunswick
BEA-6
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Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream

Chill out and watch engineers make ice cream.
Materials Science & Engineering
BEA-145
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Mobius Strip

Make your own mathematical Mobius Strip out of paper.
Women in Mathematical Sciences
BEA-388
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Robot Mania

Meet Tachikoma, an autonomous robot designed to climb stairs, open doors, and eventually pick up burgers from Burger King. Or, challenge Tic-Tac-Toe AI, who gets smarter with every opponent.
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, School of Engineering
BEA-251
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Robots, Drones, and Bridges, Oh My!

Interact with two robots, multiple drones, a 3D aerial imagery robot, or a bridge structural assessment tool.
The Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, School of Engineering
BEA-259
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Rutgers Chapter of American Water Works Association

See the winning filter designs from this year’s competition. See how it works and pour muddy water into the filter.
Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering
BEA-361
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Scarlet Alumni Headquarters

Meet up with classmates and friends at Scarlet HQ: refreshments, photos, class year buttons, and more.
Rutgers University Alumni Association
BEA-55
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Science Demos

Experience a Rocket Car powered by baking soda and vinegar, as well as an Iodide Liquid Clock that changes color.
Chem-E-Car Club, Department of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering

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Seeing Atoms Up Close

Engineering Building, A-wing, room 117
See single atoms using one of the most powerful microscopes in the world, and learn how scientists use this information to cultivate electricity from sunlight.
Materials Science and Engineering
BEA-435
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Suds Science

Delve into the science of everything bubbles! Try out a huge homemade bubble wand and see if you can make an insanely large bubble.
Omega Chi Epsilon, Chemical Engineering Honor Society, Department of Chemical Engineering
BEA-80
2:00 p.m.

Dessert and Lemonade

Stop by the Engineering Science Fair between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. for dessert and lemonade with fellow engineers. RSVP http://soe.rutgers.edu/reunion-weekend-soe
School of Engineering
BEA-265

Sweet Stop

Stop by and decorate one of 7000 mini cupcakes
Rutgers University Dining Services
BEA-61
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Swirl with SWE

Make a pinwheel and learn about the power of wind energy.
Society of Women Engineers
BEA-134
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Taking Flight

Explore recent projects, from RC planes to quadcopters and drones. Then, try your hand at a flight simulator.
Rutgers University American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
BEA-448
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Tomorrow’s Innovations, Designed Today

Learn how mechanical and aerospace engineering students and faculty are designing tomorrow's innovations.
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, School of Engineering
BEA-261
Continuous, 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m.

Women and Math

Hill Center, room 114
Learn about women doing math throughout the ages, from the ancient Greeks to Rutgers’ own! At the end of the day inside the Hill Center, graduate student Corrine Yap will perform her one-woman show, Uniform Convergence. Scavenger hunt starts at 11 a.m.; performance starts at 2 p.m.
Department of Mathematics
BEA-422
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Your Future in Computer Science

Hill Center, room 120 and room 252
Participate in hands-on demonstrations of robots, mobile devices, electronics, 3d printers, 3d viewers, 3d scanners, and more.
Department of Computer Science
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