University of Wisconsin Madison College of Engineering
Maquina fountain on Engineering Mall. The fountain is a sculpture about 20 feet tall depicting two calipers at right angles to each other.

Join us on October 16 to celebrate
the 68th annual Engineers' Day

 

Make plans to visit the College of Engineering during Home­coming weekend 2015. Meet our outstanding faculty and students, explore our changing campus, honor distinguished engineering alumni, and tailgate with fellow Badger engineers!

 

For more information, contact Stephanie Longseth: (608) 265-3496 (stephanie.longseth@wisc.edu).

 

2015 Schedule

FRIDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 16

 

8:00
WELCOME BREAKFAST
Mechanical Engineering Building Lobby
1513 University Avenue [MAP], or use the Engineering Drive entrance
Engineers' Day guests and their families, faculty, staff and students from all departments are welcome! $10 per person.

 

9:30
WELCOME AND COLLEGE UPDATE
Dean Ian M. Robertson
College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Building Lobby
1513 University Avenue [MAP]

 

10:00
CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE
ON ENGINEERING ETHICS
Room 1610 Engineering Hall
Two-hour course taught by the Department of Engineering Professional Development, free to the first 30 registrants.
By participating in this course, you will earn 2.0 Professional Development Hours (PDH) and 0.2 Continuing Education Units (CEU). More information and registration »

 

10:00-12:00
LECTURE SEMINAR MINI SERIES
Room 1800 Engineering Hall

 

12:00
ADJOURN FOR LUNCH
Department lunches 2015 »
Luncheons will be held by some college departments. Please contact individual department offices for details and to make your reservations in advance.

 

FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING, OCTOBER 16

 

2:00-4:00
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING OPEN HOUSE
Mechanical Engineering Building Lobby
1513 University Avenue [MAP]
Departments, student organizations, and programs within the College of Engineering will host displays to showcase their achievements and lead interactive activities for all ages.

 

6:30
SOCIAL HOUR, BANQUET AND AWARDS CEREMONY
The Edgewater Hotel Grand Ballroom
1001 Wisconsin Place, Madison, WI
SOCIAL—6:30 p.m.
DINNER—Seating at 7:00 p.m.
AWARDS CEREMONY—Following dinner

 

SATURDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 17

 

9:00
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING
DEAN’S TAILGATE

Mechanical Engineering Building Lobby
1513 University Avenue [MAP]
$15 per person

 

11:00
Homecoming football game: South end zone
Tickets: Wisconsin vs. Purdue, $70 per ticket WITH TAILGATE ORDER ONLY

 

Game ticket quantities are limited; purchase of a tailgate ticket is necessary to purchase football tickets. Tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis and must be picked up at the tailgate in the Engineering Hall Building on Saturday, October 17. Tickets WILL NOT be mailed or available for pick-up at any other location.