Engineering Student Council, with support from the Opus College of Engineering, will host Engineers Week (E-Week) from Feb. 19 to Feb. 25, 2023. E-Week is part of a national celebration to honor the many ways engineers make a difference through their profession. This year’s activities include social events, giveaways and Engineering Cake Wars!

Find a full listing of events and competitions below. For questions, please contact Engineering Student Council.


Sunday, February 19

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Engineers Without Borders Silent Auction | 6:00p.m. - 9:00p.m. | Charles Allis Art Museum

Join EWB for their 9th Annual Silent Auction at the Charles Allis Art Museum from 6-9 PM. All proceeds will go towards covering materials and travel costs for the Las Cruces Pachilip Water Project in Guatemala. Learn more. Tickets are available here.

Monday, February 20

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Faculty Flip | 7:30a.m. to 9:30a.m. | Engineering Hall first floor

Enjoy a pancake breakfast made by your favorite engineering professors.

Just Dance with Biomedical Engineering Society | 7:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. | E-Hall 136

Show off your dance moves and enjoy free pizza!

Dress Like a Professor Day | all day

Show us your outfits inspired by engineering faculty. Direct message your outfit to Engineering Student Council's instagram page (@marquette.esc) for a chance to win a prize!

Tuesday, February 21

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Tacos & Trivia | 6:00p.m. to 7:30p.m. | E-Hall 136

Trivia on a Taco Tuesday - what could be better? No category is off limits. Come test your knowledge and enjoy Qdoba. Prizes for the winning team(s). The Marquette vs Creighton game will be shown on the big screen at 7:30 PM for those wanting to stick around.

Jersey Day | all day

Show off your favorite jersey. Direct message your jersey to Engineering Student Council's instagram page (@marquette.esc) for a chance to win a prize!

Wednesday, February 22

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Donuts! | 8:00a.m. to 10:00a.m. | E-Hall first floor

Skip breakfast? Come grab a free donut in Engineering Hall.

Lighter than Air: Tetro Sculpture Building | 3:30p.m. to 5:30p.m. | Haggerty Art Museum

The stakes are high for the planet and yourself. Join Dr. Somesh Roy and the Haggerty Museum of Art to learn about alternatives to fossil fuels, build a tetro sculpture, and have the chance to win a Warhol sweatshirt & giftcard.

Learn more about the Tomás Saraceno: Entangled Air exhibit and Dr. Roy's research.
Interested? Please fill out this form.

Build Competition with Engineers Without Borders | 7:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. | E-Hall 236

Put your building skills to the test with Engineers Without Borders. Pizza will be served.

Canadian Tuxedo | all day

Show off a demin on denim outfit. Direct message your outfit to Engineering Student Council's instagram page (@marquette.esc) for a chance to win a prize!

Thursday, February 23

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SAE Baja expo | 3:30p.m. to 5:30p.m. | Engineering Hall south lawn

Join us on the back lawn to see what SAE baja team has been up to this year. Have you ever wondered how the cars are driven or operated? Speak with the team and check out the car up close.

Engineering Cake Wars | 6:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. | Engineering Hall Discovery Learning Labs

Come by yourself, represent your student org, or grab a team of friends to compete and decorate the most creative cakes!


  • Teams of 3-5 are recommended - but no limit
  • Sheet cakes and frosting will be provided but NO TOOLS!
  • Prior to coming to Cake Wars, you and your team must engineer and build your own knives, frosting tips, spatulas, cake cutters, etc… ahead of time!
    • Learn how to 3-D print tools from the DLC or 707Hub, use materials available by the DLC, create your own make-shift cardboard/plastic/metal tools to best help you build & decorate the best cake
  • No store-bought tools will be allowed in the DLC
  • Those who RSVP by Friday 2/17 will be sent more details/directions ahead of time
  • Teams with the most creative tools and best cake decorations will win prizes!

Register your team for Cake Wars here.

2000s Day | all day

Show off your favorite 2000s outfit. Direct message your outfit to Engineering Student Council's instagram page (@marquette.esc) for a chance to win a prize!

Friday, February 24

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Spin the Wheel | 10:00a.m. to 12:00p.m. | Engineering Hall first floor

Spin the wheel, answer a question and win a prize!

Engineers Ball (E-Ball) | 7:00p.m. to 11:00p.m. | Marcus Performing Arts Center

Join us for an evening of food, music and dancing to celebrate the end of E-Week! Tickets required - get yours here.

Anything But a Backpack Day | all day

Skip the backpack and carry your belongings in anything else - the more bizarre the better. Direct message your "backpack" to Engineering Student Council's instagram page (@marquette.esc) for a chance to win a prize!

Saturday, February 25

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E-Lympics Dodgeball | 11:00a.m. to 1p.m. | The Annex Sport Court

Celebrate the end of Engineers Week and battle it out on the court in a fun and friendly game of dodgeball! We recommend gathering friends/peers from a student org, dormmates, or classmates to form a team, but all students, faculty, and staff are invited. You CAN RSVP without a team.


  • Bracket styled play (length of games and elimination rules dependent on # of total teams)
  • You CAN RSVP without a team, we will place single RSVPs into a random team
  • Max complete teams of 8
  • Only one person from the group has to fill out this form

RSVP by end of day Wednesday 2/22 via this link.