Engineering Technology

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The 58th Ralph Dirksen Tech Expo

April 7, 2017 • WIU Union Grand Ballroom • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Programs and Projects

The Department of Engineering Technology invites all prospective students, undergraduate and graduate, to view our student's project, tour our facilities, and learn about opportunities for a successful future with a degree in Construction Management, Engineering Technology, Graphic Communication, Engineering Technology Leadership, and Instructional Design and Technology.

Public Schedule

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

  • Exhibits and displays open for public viewing • University Union Grand Ballroom
  • Lunch and Department • Knoblauch Hall Dining Room 239

Contact

Melinda McFadden
(309) 298-1091
MA-McFadden@wi.edu

Students viewing tech exhibit

High School Displays and Competitions

Enter projects in:
  • 3D Printing
  • Graphic Communication
  • Rendering and Illustrating
  • Mechanical and Architectural Drawing
  • Wood and Metalworking

Participants and Teachers, please register with this online form.

Competitions
  • Bridge Building and Testing Competition
  • Egg Drop Competition
  • Model Wood Framing
Forms

Download the competition rules (pdf)

Download the division and classification information (pdf)

Participants Schedule
  • 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. Setup exhibits and displays • University Union Grand Ballroom
  • 10:00 a.m. Student and Guest Welcome Ceremony • University Union Brattain (formerly Prairie) Lounge
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Exhibits and displays open for public viewing • University Union Grand Ballroom
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch for contestants, guests, judges, and staff • Knoblauch Hall Dining Room 239
  • 2:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony • University Union Grand Ballroom
  • 3:00 p.m. Exhibit tear down • University Union Grand Ballroom