Southern Utah University’s Department of Integrated Engineering proudly sponsors the annual SUU Engineering Week in conjunction with National Engineers Week.
The three-day celebration includes a day of middle school, junior high school and high school engineering competitions on Tuesday, a guest speaker on Wednesday and an awards banquet on Thursday. Teachers are invited to bring students, along with project work that they have constructed, to the competitions on Tuesday.
Note for Tuesday Competitions: It is imperative that teachers pre-register the names of all contestants and participants online before 5:00 p.m. on Monday, February 13, 2015.
National Engineers Week ;is observed by more than 70 engineering, education, and cultural societies, and more than 50 corporations and government agencies. The purpose of National Engineers Week is to call attention to the contributions to society that engineers make. It is also a time for engineers to emphasize the importance of learning math, science, and technical skills.
The celebration of National Engineers Week was started in 1951 by the National Society of Professional Engineers.