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February 19-25, 2023

Energy and excitement filled the air during E-Week 2023! Events included Rudy's Races Pine Car Derby, Minute-to-Win-It challenges, a spaghetti tower competition and more! The week ended with the School of Engineering Formal, a fun Mardi Gras inspired night of dancing.  


  • Over 1,000 E-Week t-shirts were distributed during the kick-off 
  • Rudy's Races Pine Car Derby winners: 
    • Powered Division:  1st place: Flying Minions, 2nd place: Rascar, 3rd place: H Squared
    • Non-Powered Division: 1st place: Silver Bullet, 2nd place: Sandman, 3rd place: Real Steel
  • Spaghetti Tower Competition - Each team was given a box of spaghetti, a bag of marshmallows and 30 minutes to build the tallest free-standing tower 
    • 1st place: team of Anthony Lococo, Ethan Bolt and Eric Staudt
  • Minute-to-Win-It Challenges
    • Tin Foil Boat Challenge - 1st place: team of Thomas Junker and Michael Johnston
    • Popsicle Stick Bridge Challenge - 1st place: team of Jack Doll, Michael Johnston and Thomas Junker
    • Paper Airplane Challenge - 1st place: Jack Doll

E-Week, Ken Bloemer, director, Visioneering Center

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