Events

Career Fair

Spring Career Fair - STEM Majors (Engineering & Computer Sci.)

Wed., Feb. 22, 12 - 4 p.m., Campus Recreation, FAU Boca Raton Campus

Professional dress required. Bring copies of your resume. Hosted by the FAU Career Center, fau.edu/career. [...]

Bridge

Steel Bridge Build

Wed., Feb. 22, 4 to 4:45 p.m., Engineering West Lobby, FAU Boca Raton Campus

FAU American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Steel Bridge team, demo of their 2017 ASCE SE Conference Steel Bridge build. Sponsored by FAU ASCE. [...]

IBM

Start of IBM Bluemix IoT Hardware Hackathon

Wed., Feb. 22, 5 p.m., EE 106, FAU Boca Raton Campus

First training session started Feb. 3; Session 2, Feb. 10; Session 3 Feb. 17. Sponsored by IBM Bluemix and IEEE Palm Beach Section. [...]

Ziploc

Ziploc Regatta

Wed., Feb. 22, 7 to 9 p.m., Campus Recreation Center Pool, FAU Boca Raton Campus

Sponsored by the Marine Robotics Club, the Human Powered Submarine Club, and the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers. [...]

Romanella

"NASA-Exploration For Our Future"

Thurs., Feb. 23, 10 to 11 a.m., EE 106, FAU Boca Raton Campus

With guest speaker, Russell Romanella, Former NASA Director of Safety and Mission Assurance. Sponsored by the Technology and Aerospace Club. [...]

3 Min

3-Minute Research Competition

Thurs., Feb. 23, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., EE, The Cube, FAU Boca Raton Campus

Graduate students will be judged by a panel of department industry advisors, and faculty members. Prizes will be awarded and refreshments will be provided. [...]

IBM

Presentations from IBM Bluemix IoT Hardware Hackathon

Thurs., Feb. 23, 1 to 4 p.m., EE, The Cube, FAU Boca Raton Campus

Presentations, interactive demonstrations, judging and awards. Sponsored by IBM Bluemix and IEEE Palm Beach Section. [...]

LexisNexis

Managing Big Data Using New Innovations with HPCC Systems

Thurs., Feb. 23, 6 to 8 p.m., EE 106, FAU Boca Raton Campus

With guest speaker, Bob Foreman, Senior Software Engineer - Risk Solutions, LexisNexis. Free pizza, free ECL training and raffle prizes including a Kindle Fire included at the event. Sponsored by Lexis Nexis. [...]

Book

Book Discussion: "Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race"

Thurs., Feb. 23, 6 to 8 p.m., Barnes and Noble, Univ. Commons, 1400 Glades Rd., Nook Area, Boca Raton

Sponsored by the Society of Women Engineers. [...]

Rube

Rube Goldberg Competition

Fri., Feb. 24, 5 to 6 p.m., EE, The Cube, FAU Boca Raton Campus

Sponsored by Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [...]

Color War

Color War

Fri., Feb. 24, 12 to 1 p.m., EE, Front Lawn, FAU Boca Raton Campus

In the spirit of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights. White shirts provided for the first 50 students. Closed toed shoes required. Pizza and drinks provided. Sponsored by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Power Energy Society. [...]

Video Games

Video Game Competition

Fri., Feb. 24, 8 p.m. to 12 a.m., Student Union, Live Oak, Rooms A & B, FAU Boca Raton Campus

Refreshments provided. Sponsored by Guild of University Innovators, Leaders, & Developers. [...]

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Barbeque

Sat., Feb. 25, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Spanish River Park, 3001 N. State Road A1A, Boca Raton, FL 33431

Park entry information and pavilion number to follow. Sponsored by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers. [...]