Engineering Area

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Artificial Bicep

Try out a biomedical device that helps your muscles work less.
Rutgers Bioengineering Society
BEA-510
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Biomedical Engineering

See live demonstrations from seniors, faculty, and graduate students.
Biomedical Engineering
BEA-437
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Board Game Bash

Test your skills with traditional Asian board games like mahjong, carom, and reversi, experience origami, and try bubble tea.
Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE)848-445-8535
BEA-513
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Boats Boats Boats

Learn the physics behind boat building. Build a ship's hull and see how many coins you can fit before it sinks.
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
BEA-395
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Bridge Building

How much will your bridge withstand? Create a bridge using play dough and toothpicks.
Engineers in Action, School of Engineering
BEA-450
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Building Mini Robots

Build your own mini robot with a simple battery and motor!
HKN (Eta Kappa Nu), IEEE, and Electrical and Computer Engineering
BEA-342
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Cotton candy

Enjoy cotton candy with the sisters of Phi Sigma Rho and learn more about the national sorority for women in engineering.
Phi Sigma Rho
BEA-54
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Dessert and Lemonade at the Engineering Science Fair

See what your alma mater is up to at the Engineering Science Fair, and stop by between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. for dessert and lemonade.
School of Engineering
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DIY Slime and Science Experiments

Make your own stress balls and slime, and see a chemical reaction explaining density.
American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Rutgers Department of Chemical Engineering
BEA-345
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Drones and Robotics in Action

Richard Weeks Hall
Experience how drones can help search-and-rescue, weather, agriculture, and more!
School of Engineering
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Drones, Drones, Drones

Weeks Hall
Check out live demos of drones in flight, and see live footage from their cameras. (Demonstrations begin every 30 minutes)
School of Engineering
BEA-481
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Edible Fiberglass Insulation?

Learn how fiberglass wall insulation is made.
Materials Science & Engineering
BEA-296
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Electrical and Computer Engineers in Motion

Recharge your imagination and learn about cloud computing, cyber security, green energy, virtual reality, and more.
Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
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Enabling the Future One Hand at a Time

Check out our 3D printed hands, which will be donated to children in need.
School of Engineering
BEA-446
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Engineering clean drinking water...and beyond!

Try a hands-on demonstration of conventional water treatment, and learn how our research promotes clean water.
Civil & Environmental Engineering
BEA-365
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Engineering Science Fair

Curious about the "hows" and "whys" of engineering? See how ideas are transformed from fantasy into reality by Rutgers masterminds.
School of Engineering
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Engineers Barbecue for YOU

Hang out in the new Engineering Quad while Engineering students grill up hamburgers, veggie burgers, chicken, and hot dogs.
School of Engineering
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Everyday Chemistry

Experience everyday chemistry in exciting ways!
School of Engineering
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Extreme Engineering - Make a Slingshot

Love making good use of playful behavior? Make a slingshot that can be used to hit a tower of shoe boxes.
School of Engineering
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Flight Simulator

Try your hand using the RC flight simulator.
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
BEA-60
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Floating Concrete: Fact or Myth?

See a sample of floating concrete from our Concrete Canoe Competition team.
American Society of Civil Engineers
BEA-409
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Fun with Packaging Engineering

Participate in activities for all ages, and learn about packaging engineering.
Packaging Engineering Program
BEA-36
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Ghost Rockets

Make a small rocket and watch it fly using a household chemical reaction.
ChemE car
BEA-184
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Glass Blowing Demo

Check out what we can do with hot glass.
Materials Science & Engineering
BEA-521
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Gumdrop Structure Demonstration

What can you build with gumdrops and toothpicks?
Engineers Without Borders
BEA-493
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Hoverboard and Demos

Take a ride on a hoverboard and participate in fun demos.
Rutgers University Science, Math, and Engineering Outreach (RUSMEO)
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Industrial Engineering and Systems Engineering

See security game simulations, 3D printing demos, and a chess board demo.
School of Engineering
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Introducing 3D Printing

Richard Weeks Hall
Experience the power of 3D printing in engineering, science, and the arts.
Rutgers 3D Printing Society (RU3D)
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Journey to the STARs

See demos of cubesat, aerospike, and antennae prototypes, showcasing space exploration research happening right here at Rutgers.
The Space Technology Association of Rutgers (STAR)
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Lean Lego Game

Challenge yourself to build a designed house model in under 30 seconds using critical thinking and industrial engineering concepts.
Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers
BEA-410
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Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream

"Chill out" and watch our engineers make ice cream!
Materials Science & Engineering, School of Engineering
BEA-34
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Mini Jitterbug Robots and Bot Battle

Learn the basics of a simple circuit with the mini jitterbug robot, see a Bot Battle, and personalize your own robot to take home with you!
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
BEA-476
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Packaging Concepts

Enjoy a carton decoration station, ring toss, and egg drop—all while learning about packaging concepts.
Rutgers Packaging Engineering Club, Rutgers Packaging Engineering Department
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Play Dough Bridge Building

Can you build a bridge using tooth picks and play dough?
Civil and Environmental Engineering, Engineers in Action, School of Engineering
BEA-518
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Post-it Construction Project

Build a stable, weight-supporting structure using only post-it notes.
Rutgers Engineering Honors Council
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Racing with the Rutgers Formula Car

Lot 59
Chat with the Rutgers Formula Race Team to learn how engineers build the car, and then see a formula SAE car in action.
School of Engineering
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Rail Safety Educations in HIghway-Rail Grade Crossing

Brush up on rail safety and explore train system models.
Civil and Environmental Engineering, AREMA Student Chapter, Rutgers Rail Program
BEA-205
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Robots, Drones and Bridges, Oh My!

Check out two robots, multiple drones, a three dimensional aerial imagery robot, and a bridge structural assessment tool.
School of Engineering
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Rocket Lab

Learn about high powered rocketry being developed at Rutgers.
Rutgers American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), Rutgers Rocket Propulsion Lab (RRPL)
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RU Makerspace Club

See what's possible at the Makerspace, and decorate a Scarlet Knight keychain or wooden Rutgers R to take home.
School of Engineering
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RU Solar Car Team

Lot 59
Participate in fun activities created by students who design a full-sized car, powered entirely by solar energy, to race across the country.
RU Solar Car Team
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Science and Slime!

Learn about the wacky science of slime! Design and make your own slime balls and answer science trivia for cool prizes.
Theta Tau
BEA-295
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Seeing Atoms: One by One!

Engineering Building A-Wing, room 117
See single atoms using one of the most powerful microscopes in the world. Learn how we use this information to understand new materials for making electricity from sunlight, for stronger building materials, and for better chemistry.
Materials Science and Engineering
BEA-537
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Slime Station

Learn how to make slime from Rutgers engineers.
Minority Engineering Educational Task
BEA-333
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Spaghetti Bridge

Richard Weeks Hall
Create and test bridges made from pasta and marshmallows.
Engineering Governing Council
BEA-508
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Swirl with SWE

Build your own pinwheel and learn about wind energy.
Society of Women Engineers
BEA-141
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The Science of Suds: How to Make the Best Bubble

Blow the biggest bubble using household items and chemical engineering concepts.
Omega Chi Epsilon, The National Chemical Engineering Honors Society
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