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E-Day Herff College of Engineering

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Friday, October 25, 2019

Thank you for joining us for E-Day, our annual open house event, hosted by the Herff College of Engineering at the University of Memphis! This year we welcomed over 3,200 K-12 students and teacher to the event. E-Day is composed of activities including competitions, engineering lab tours, and multiple walk-up activities throughout the Herff College of Engineering complex. The event historically attracts thousands of Memphis area middle and high school students!

Teachers, download your E-Day flyer (PDF) to use with Field Trip requests!

EDAY pictures

E-Day Competitions

Please see below for the 2019 competition results!  Congratulations to the winning teams!

Boat Race

Grades: 9th - 12th

Rules

1 Munford High School (Team D)

2 Munford High School (Team 2)

2 East T-STEM Academy

3 Southwind High School (Team A)

Flash Building

Grades: 4th - 8th

Rules

1 Arlington Middle School (Team 1)
2 Appling Middle School (Team 2)
3 Snowden Middle School (Team 1)

Transportation Challenge

Grades: 4th - 12th

Rules

High School:
1 White Station High School (Team 1)
2 Tipton-Rosemark Academy (Team 1)
3 Lausanne Collegiate School

 

Middle School:
1 Lausanne Middle School (Team 1)
2 Snowden Middle School
3 White Station Middle School (Team 2)

Elementary School:
1 Arlington Elementary School (Team 1)
2 John P. Freeman School
3 Whitehaven Elementary School (Team 1)


 

Chipboard Beam

Grades: 6th - 12th

Rules

1 Hutchison School
2 East T-STEM Academy
3 Southwind High School (Team A)

 

Kicker

Grades: 9th - 12th

Rules

1 Southwind High School (Team B)
2 Brighton High School (Team 1)
3 East T-STEM Academy

Wall

Grades: 9th - 12th

Rules

1 Arlington High School (Team Gold)
2 Middle College High School (Team B)
3 St. George's Independent School (Team 2)

Egg Drop Contest

Grades: 5th - 12th

Rules

1 Riverdale Elementary School (Raiders)
2 Munford High School (Team B)
3 White Station High School

K'NEX Building

Grades: 1st - 8th

Rules

1 White Station Middle (Team A)
2 Riverdale Elementary (Team A)
3 John P. Freeman School (Team A)

 

 

Water Filtration

Grades: 6th-12th

Rules

1 White Station High School
2 Granville T. Woods Academy
3 Collierville Middle School

 

MLGW A-Blazing Race

Grades: 6th - 12th 

8:30 - 11:30 - Middle School

1:00 - 3:30- High School

For more info and to register, click here!

Wing Design

Grades: 9th - 12th

Rules

1 Lausanne Collegiate School
2 Munford High School
3 Arlington High School

 

 

List of all E-DAY Activities

Maps

First Floor map

Second Floor map

Third Floor map

Logistics

Parking

Parking is available in the main Central Avenue lot on campus. You will receive a parking permit by e-mail once if you register for E-Day. Please be sure to display this permit in your vehicle (on the front dashboard) to avoid a parking ticket. Buses will unload in front of the Engineering Administration Building (labeled EA on the Campus Map) and then MUST proceed to Lot 34 for parking. UofM Main Campus Map (PDF) for the parking map.

Tiger Dining

Click on the link above to find the locations of all the dining options on the University of Memphis campus. For planning purposes, expect to spend approximately $7- $10 per meal, depending on the dining option selected.

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