E-Week 2023

Engineering Through the Ages

Feb. 17-25, 2023

Over the course of the week-long event, students have the opportunity to bond through friendly competitions and social events such as a light bulb drop, a Lego bridge building contest and a trivia night.


Schedule of events* (additional details coming soon)

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  • WISER Lightbulb Drop
    Feb. 17 | 12:45-2 p.m. | Kelvin Smith Library Staircase
    Showcase your engineering skills in a friendly competition with the opportunity to earn prizes!
  • Case Engineers Council Lego Bridge Building Challenge - Session 1 | Session 2
    Feb. 18 | 2-3:30 p.m. + 3:30-5 p.m. | think[box] Second Floor
    Compete with your friends to build the best Lego Bridge! Win fun prizes!
  • Medical Technology Group x SWE RePlay for Kids 
    Feb. 19 | 1-3 p.m. | think[box] Second Floor
    Join MTG and RePlay for Kids repair and adapt toys and assistive devices for children with disabilities.
  • Peer Advisors Medieval Battle for Case
    Feb. 20 | 5-8 p.m. | Thwing Ballroom
    The CSE Peer Advisors present the Medieval Battle for Case. Compete in groups of 4-5 to design and construct mini medieval munitions. Your contraptions will be tested on precision, power, and more.
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Ship Challenge
    Feb. 21 | 2-5:30 p.m. | Thwing Atrium

    Come and build your small boat and compete on different challenges, top boats that perform the best will earn prices! Have food and enjoy watching other members compete.
  • Case Engineers Council Jolly Scholar Trivia Night
    Feb. 21 | 7-9 p.m. | Jolly Scholar
    Come test your engineering knowledge and have fun at Jolly Scholar Trivia Night!
  • Division of Engineering Leadership & Professional Practice Engineering Networking
    Feb. 22 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Tink Ballroom A
    Provide opportunity for students to meet with engineering professionals so they can learn more about their fields of interest and expand their networks.
  • The Engineering Game: Student, faculty and alumni showdown. 
    Feb. 23 | 7-8 p.m. | Virtual
    Alumni, faculty and student teams will compete in a TV game show-style showdown. Questions will challenge their knowledge of engineering and Case history. Time is tight. Pressure and laughs run high.
  • Society of Women Engineers Networking Game Day
    Feb. 24 | 12:45-2 p.m. | Tink Senior Classroom
    Join SWE and alumni for free lunch and games! Games will be focused on alumni's career paths and advice.
  • Case Engineers Council Scavenger Hunt
    Feb. 24 | 10 a.m.-10 p.m. | Case Quad
    Explore the Quad and learn more about Case Western Reserve's history, while winning prizes!
  • National Society of Black Engineers Squid Games
    Feb. 25 | 4-6 p.m. | Thwing 201
    Reenactment of the popular Netflix Squid Games! Come join and play individual and team based games to win a grand prize!
  • Leonard Gelfand STEM Center BIPOC Showcase through the years
    All Week | Digital

    Showcase BIPOC engineers. We'll start with significant historic figures through the years ending with current alumni, faculty, students.

*All times are EST

E-Week 2023 Planning Team

  • DELPP: Debbie Fatica, Genine Apidone, Susan Mittelstaedt, Olivia Minner
  • Corporate Relations: Anne Borchert, Virnette House-Browning
  • Case Alumni Association: Kelly Hendricks
  • CEC: Michael Brough, Ryan Shipp, Colin Lestina
  • CSE Peer Advisors: Eileen Petros, Abby Slates, Tyler McFarren
  • Leonard Gelfand STEM Center: Ebony Hood
  • SWE: Anna Currin, Veronica Sorg
  • SHPE: Rober Carrillo
  • NSBE: Raodatullah Abodunrin, Melaiye Abdurraham
  • WISER: Summer Sun

DiscoverE, the national organizer of E-Week, is a formal coalition of more than 100 professional societies, major corporations and government agencies, dedicated to ensuring a diverse and well-educated future engineering workforce by increasing understanding of and interest in engineering and technology careers among young students and by promoting pre-college literacy in math and science.