E-Day Herff College of Engineering

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Friday

October 19, 2018

Please join us for E-Day, our annual open house event, hosted by the Herff College of Engineering at the University of Memphis. 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!

E-Day Photo Collage

E-Day Competitions

Rules and competition information are provided below. All competitions will be limited to TWO (2) entries (teams) per school. Additional teams beyond two per school for a single competition will be removed from the registration list.  Online registration for E-DAY is now closed, although on-site registration will be available, so please join us!  You may still register for individual events (where space is available) via the links below. There will also be lab tours, demos, and walk-up activities (no registration required) available for students. 2018 E-day Demos and Competitions (PDF).

We were so excited to welcome over 2,500 students and teachers to E-Day this year.  2018 E-Day results (PDF) to view the winning teams for each event!  THANKS FOR A GREAT DAY!

Boat Race

Grades: 9th - 12th

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Flash Building

Grades: 4th - 8th

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Transportation Challenge

Grades: 4th - 12th

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Chipboard Beam

Grades: 6th - 12th

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Kicker

Grades: 9th - 12th

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Wall

Grades: 9th - 12th

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Egg Drop Contest

Grades: 5th - 12th

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K'NEX Building

Grades: 1st - 8th

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Water Filtration

Grades: 6th - 12th

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MLGW A-Blazing Race

Grades: 6th - 12th

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MLGW A-Blazing Race -Registration

For more info, click here!

Wing Design

Grades: 9th - 12th

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E-Day First Lego® League Scrimmage! No Registration Required

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 in the mail once you register for E-Day. Please be sure to display this hang tag in your vehicle 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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