Engineers Week is a national, annual celebration of the vital contributions that engineers make to our world.


Monday, Feb. 20

Résumé Bootcamp

Update & polish your professional résumé by highlighting details that relate to your engineering roles.

Imagine Center | 1 to 2 p.m.

Register for Résumé Bootcamp


Aerospace Exploration

You have seen the telescope images, but do you know about the engineering marvels behind their creation? As part of National Engineers Week 2023, and in collaboration with the Whiting School of Engineering, the JHU Aerospace & Aviation Affinity members invite you to hear from Keith Parrish, James Webb Space Telescope Commissioning and Observatory Manager, about the engineering behind the images. This is a unique opportunity for all students (not just Whiting), professors, alumni, and the broader JHU community to hear first-hand about one of the engineering marvels of our time.

Hackerman Hall, Room B-17 | 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Register for Aerospace Exploration Event


Tuesday, Feb. 21

Interviewing 101

Learn how best to prepare for and articulate your skills for your next interview.

Imagine Center | 1 to 2 p.m.

Register for Interviewing 101


Society of Women Engineer’s Tower of Power

Teams compete to build the tallest towers out of dry pasta and marshmallows. Teams must register in advance. Visit the Society of Women Engineer’s website to learn more about this group. 

Glass Pavilion | 4 to 6 p.m.

Register for Tower of Power


Women in Sports and Engineering

Hear stories, life paths, successes, and challenges of Hopkins alumni from sports and engineering.

Virtual | 7 to 8 p.m. ET

Register for Women in Sports and Engineering Event


Wednesday, Feb. 22

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Trivia Night

Join the National Society of Black Engineers for engineering-themed trivia. Contestants will compete for bragging rights.

The Common’s Salon | 6 to 8 p.m.

Register for NSBE Trivia Night


Skills Identification and Assessment

Learn how to identify and articulate your technical and transferable skills for your job search, resume, and interviews.

Virtual | 7 to 8 p.m. ET

Register for Skills Identification and Assessment


Thursday, Feb. 23

Networking 101

Learn the importance of networking and acquire skills to do it well in academia and beyond.

Imagine Center | 2 to 3 p.m.

Register for Networking  101


WSE Speed Networking Night

The Whiting School of Engineering invites you to attend the 13th annual Speed Networking Night. During this event, students will meet with different alumni as they rotate through a series of seven-minute, one-on-one, speed-networking sessions. These sessions offer students the opportunity to practice their “elevator pitch” and receive feedback on how to improve and make the best possible first impression.

Glass Pavilion | 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Register for WSE Speed Networking Night

Friday, Feb. 24

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) Baked Goods Fundraiser

Enjoy conchas and orejas by supporting the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers in this Friday fundraiser.

Shaffer Hall Breezeway | 12 to 4 p.m.

Register for SHPE Pan Dulce/Baked Goods Fundraiser


Schedule last updated 2/7/2023

For campus information, including maps and parking, visit our Events Information page.


Please contact us if you have any questions about Engineers Week at Johns Hopkins.