Boston kicks off Engineers Week 2013 on February 28 and March 1. Engineers Week – New England promotes the field of engineering with events for youth and professionals. Scholarships, a career and internship fair, and other student events encourage a diversity of young people to develop their engineering talent. Awards celebrate engineers who make special contributions to society or to their profession. Events in Boston will draw together high school and college students, employers of engineering talent and local luminaries for two days of activities designed to inspire.
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Thursday, February 28
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Activities for middle school students, by appointment only.
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM Career Night
Friday, March 1
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Outreach Expo. Meet and mingle while New England's engineering non-profits present their programs.
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Awards Ceremony and Luncheon. Celebrate the winners of regional engineering competitions, and enjoy lunch with New England Achievement Award winner Dr. Karen Panetta, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Tufts University. Register online for the luncheon, or download the Registration Form to register by fax or mail.
A special thanks to this year's sponsors:
Engineers Week - New England is affiliated nationally with National Engineers Week, a formal coalition of more than 70 engineering, education, and cultural societies, and more than 50 corporations and government agencies. National Engineers Week was founded in the United States in 1951 by the National Society of Professional Engineers. Dedicated to raising public awareness of engineers’ positive contributions to quality of life, Engineers Week promotes recognition among parents, teachers and students of the importance of a technical education and a high level of math, science, and technology literacy, and motivates youth to pursue engineering careers in order to provide a diverse and vigorous engineering workforce. Each year, Engineers Week reaches thousands of schools, businesses, and community groups across the United States.
National Engineers Week 2013 will be celebrated February 17-23rd.
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