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Engineering Discovery Days
Discovery Days 2018
Thursday, April 19 and Friday, April 20
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2018 Engineering Discovery Days! We had over 10,000 attendees and 1,200 engineering students participating this year.
We are still in the planning stages for 2019, but you can subscribe to our email list to be notified when the dates for 2019 are announced.
At Engineering Discovery Days, students and faculty from all UW engineering departments share their work with students, teachers, families and the community. Both days are oriented toward 4th through 8th grade students and feature hands-on activities that demonstrate the exciting work of engineers.
We hope you will join us for hands-on fun and learning. The 2-day event is free and open to everyone. Registration is required for all who plan to participate and will open in January 2019.
NOTE: Discovery Days is shifting from a Friday/Saturday format to Thursday/Friday to meet the high demand for the elementary and middle school students.
Exhibitors, see Resources for Exhibitors for details on registering for space, deadlines, and requirements.
Video and Pictures
Watch Ali, a 4th grader from Kent Elementary, conduct an experiment in buoyancy at the UW student chapter of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers table.