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.
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
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.
- Bridge Building and Testing Competition
- Egg Drop Competition
- Model Wood Framing
- 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