EVENTS

Upcoming events

    • Monday, October 03, 2022
    • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Computer Lab & Maker Bar
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    FabShops - Sewing

    Description:

    Introduction to sewing machines, because sewing by hand just takes too long.  Learn skills such as threading the machine, starting and stopping a stitch, and turning corners . Optional skills such as sewing on a button and handling iron-ons will also be available. This workshop is meant to teach students the basics of sewing machines and provide a hands-on session where they can make their sewn project to take home.

    Preparation and Resources:

    No prior experience is necessary. All skill levels welcomed. 

    Number of Possible Participants: 4

    CANCELLATIONS AND NO SHOWS

    Please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShops to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged if:

    o Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel within 24 hours of the start time of each FabShops or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShops, by Friday at 8:00 AM CST

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.

    For more information about FabShops, please visit http://oedk.rice.edu/fabshops.

    • Monday, October 03, 2022
    • 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM
    • OEDK - Basement Level Hand Tools Area
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Hand Tools – Introductory Level

    This class will teach students the practical skills necessary to use basic hand tools and powered tools. Topics and tools covered include: cutting tools, shaping tools, fasteners, adhesives, and finishing tools. Students will work in teams to build a birdhouse constructed using these techniques and procedures. Students will come away from this workshop with the knowledge of the correct use of and ability to operate all of the hand tools and some of the powered tools at the OEDK.

    This workshop will be taught at a basic level for all skill levels. No prior experience with any tool is necessary. Please wear close-toed shoes and clothes that can hold up to elbow grease.

     Available Sessions:

    • Mon - Fri, Oct 3 - 7 : 6:15 - 9:00 pm
    • Sat, Oct 8 : 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Number of Possible Participants: 12 per section. No more than 2 non-Freshman Design (ENGI 120/220 and FWIS 188) participants per session. Must be a currently-associated Rice student, faculty or staff to participate.

    Registration: Closes 24 hours prior to each session.
    • Tuesday, October 04, 2022
    • 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM
    • OEDK - Basement Level Hand Tools Area
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Hand Tools – Introductory Level

    This class will teach students the practical skills necessary to use basic hand tools and powered tools. Topics and tools covered include: cutting tools, shaping tools, fasteners, adhesives, and finishing tools. Students will work in teams to build a birdhouse constructed using these techniques and procedures. Students will come away from this workshop with the knowledge of the correct use of and ability to operate all of the hand tools and some of the powered tools at the OEDK.

    This workshop will be taught at a basic level for all skill levels. No prior experience with any tool is necessary. Please wear close-toed shoes and clothes that can hold up to elbow grease.

     Available Sessions:

    • Mon - Fri, Oct 3 - 7 : 6:15 - 9:00 pm
    • Sat, Oct 8 : 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Number of Possible Participants: 12 per section. No more than 2 non-Freshman Design (ENGI 120/220 and FWIS 188) participants per session. Must be a currently-associated Rice student, faculty or staff to participate.

    Registration: Closes 24 hours prior to each session.
    • Tuesday, October 04, 2022
    • 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
    • OEDK Computer Lab
    • 6
    Register

    FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks

    Description: 

    No matter what engineering project you’re working on, you’ll find that you’ll need to use some sort of 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) software to design, prototype, and test your design solutions. Learn the basics of SolidWorks, a 3D CAD software available throughout campus, through this hands-on workshop. This introductory workshop will cover the basics of making parts on SolidWorks and how to create assemblies. Students will have the opportunity to design their own part that they can use during an in-person 3D-Printing FabShops 1-on-1 Session!

    Preparation and Resources:

    No prior experience is necessary! All software and computers will be provided.


    Number of Possible Participants: 12

    For those who are registered, please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShop to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged:

    o If Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel 24 hours prior to the start time of each FabShop or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShop, by Friday at 8:00 AM CT.

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.

    • Wednesday, October 05, 2022
    • 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM
    • OEDK - Basement Level Hand Tools Area
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Hand Tools – Introductory Level

    This class will teach students the practical skills necessary to use basic hand tools and powered tools. Topics and tools covered include: cutting tools, shaping tools, fasteners, adhesives, and finishing tools. Students will work in teams to build a birdhouse constructed using these techniques and procedures. Students will come away from this workshop with the knowledge of the correct use of and ability to operate all of the hand tools and some of the powered tools at the OEDK.

    This workshop will be taught at a basic level for all skill levels. No prior experience with any tool is necessary. Please wear close-toed shoes and clothes that can hold up to elbow grease.

     Available Sessions:

    • Mon - Fri, Oct 3 - 7 : 6:15 - 9:00 pm
    • Sat, Oct 8 : 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Number of Possible Participants: 12 per section. No more than 2 non-Freshman Design (ENGI 120/220 and FWIS 188) participants per session. Must be a currently-associated Rice student, faculty or staff to participate.

    Registration: Closes 24 hours prior to each session.
    • Wednesday, October 05, 2022
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • OEDK Tool Table and Cutting Room
    • 3
    Register

    FabShops - Woodshop Tools

    Description: 

    Learn the basics of woodworking! In this fabshop, we'll be going over the table saw, miter saw, router table and band saw. Woodworking is a great way to prototype for projects big and small. We'll be providing all the plywood so just come ready to learn! Optional skills include woodwork finishing too.

    Preparation and Resources:

    Please come wearing closed toe shoes and clothes that stand up to ”elbow grease” (or actual grease). Students should also bring their own laptop.

    As this workshop can get messy - please bring clothing and shoes that you don’t mind getting dirty. Gloves, safety glasses and masks will be provided.

    Number of Possible Participants: 6

    For those who are registered, please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShop to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged:

    o If Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel 24 hours prior to the start time of each FabShop or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShop, by Friday at 8:00 AM CT.

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.


    • Thursday, October 06, 2022
    • 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM
    • OEDK - Basement Level Hand Tools Area
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Hand Tools – Introductory Level

    This class will teach students the practical skills necessary to use basic hand tools and powered tools. Topics and tools covered include: cutting tools, shaping tools, fasteners, adhesives, and finishing tools. Students will work in teams to build a birdhouse constructed using these techniques and procedures. Students will come away from this workshop with the knowledge of the correct use of and ability to operate all of the hand tools and some of the powered tools at the OEDK.

    This workshop will be taught at a basic level for all skill levels. No prior experience with any tool is necessary. Please wear close-toed shoes and clothes that can hold up to elbow grease.

     Available Sessions:

    • Mon - Fri, Oct 3 - 7 : 6:15 - 9:00 pm
    • Sat, Oct 8 : 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Number of Possible Participants: 12 per section. No more than 2 non-Freshman Design (ENGI 120/220 and FWIS 188) participants per session. Must be a currently-associated Rice student, faculty or staff to participate.

    Registration: Closes 24 hours prior to each session.
    • Friday, October 07, 2022
    • 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM
    • OEDK - Basement Level Hand Tools Area
    • 8
    Register

    Hand Tools – Introductory Level

    This class will teach students the practical skills necessary to use basic hand tools and powered tools. Topics and tools covered include: cutting tools, shaping tools, fasteners, adhesives, and finishing tools. Students will work in teams to build a birdhouse constructed using these techniques and procedures. Students will come away from this workshop with the knowledge of the correct use of and ability to operate all of the hand tools and some of the powered tools at the OEDK.

    This workshop will be taught at a basic level for all skill levels. No prior experience with any tool is necessary. Please wear close-toed shoes and clothes that can hold up to elbow grease.

     Available Sessions:

    • Mon - Fri, Oct 3 - 7 : 6:15 - 9:00 pm
    • Sat, Oct 8 : 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Number of Possible Participants: 12 per section. No more than 2 non-Freshman Design (ENGI 120/220 and FWIS 188) participants per session. Must be a currently-associated Rice student, faculty or staff to participate.

    Registration: Closes 24 hours prior to each session.
    • Saturday, October 08, 2022
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • OEDK - Basement Level Hand Tools Area
    • 3
    Register

    Hand Tools – Introductory Level

    This class will teach students the practical skills necessary to use basic hand tools and powered tools. Topics and tools covered include: cutting tools, shaping tools, fasteners, adhesives, and finishing tools. Students will work in teams to build a birdhouse constructed using these techniques and procedures. Students will come away from this workshop with the knowledge of the correct use of and ability to operate all of the hand tools and some of the powered tools at the OEDK.

    This workshop will be taught at a basic level for all skill levels. No prior experience with any tool is necessary. Please wear close-toed shoes and clothes that can hold up to elbow grease.

     Available Sessions:

    • Mon - Fri, Oct 3 - 7 : 6:15 - 9:00 pm
    • Sat, Oct 8 : 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Number of Possible Participants: 12 per section. No more than 2 non-Freshman Design (ENGI 120/220 and FWIS 188) participants per session. Must be a currently-associated Rice student, faculty or staff to participate.

    Registration: Closes 24 hours prior to each session.
    • Friday, October 14, 2022
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • OEDK 104
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping (Arduino)

    Description: 

    Learn how to work with an Arduino, a popular open-source electronics prototyping framework! This introductory workshop will teach you the basics of programming an Arduino and how to apply that to your projects. We'll go over some basic programming tools and commands needed to work with Arduino, how to build circuits on a breadboard, and overview available Arduinos. After attending this FabShop, attendees can schedule FabShops 1-on-1 Sessions with lab assistants to further develop their skills by building their own project in-person!

    Preparation and Resources:

    No prior experience is necessary! All software and computers will be provided.

    Number of Possible Participants: 6

    For those who are registered, please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShop to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged:

    o If Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel 24 hours prior to the start time of each FabShop or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShop, by Friday at 8:00 AM CT.

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.

    • Monday, October 17, 2022
    • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • OEDK Computer Lab & Laser Cutting Room
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    FabShops - Intro Laser Cutting

    Description: Learn the basics of laser cutting - a versatile advanced manufacturing technique used in both prototyping and final development phases - and then put that knowledge to work! The workshop will include a showcase of finished laser-cut projects and a demonstration of how to operate the OEDK’s Epilog laser cutter. During the hands-on portion of the workshop, students will create and laser cut their own designs to take home

    *Join the Adobe Illustrator FabShop to learn how to create your own vector files that you can laser cut in this workshop! 

    Preparation and Resources: No prior experience necessary. All software and computers will be provided.

    Number of Possible Participants: 8

    CANCELLATIONS AND NO SHOWS

    Please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShops to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged if:

    o Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel within 24 hours of the start time of each FabShops or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShops, by Friday at 8:00 AM CST

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.

    For more information about FabShops, please visit http://oedk.rice.edu/fabshops.



    • Tuesday, October 18, 2022
    • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • OEDK Computer Lab
    • 9
    Register

    FabShops - Intro to Adobe Illustrator

    Description: 

    Adobe Illustrator is a powerful graphics tool that you can use to quickly and easily generate vector-based graphics. Faster and more versatile than most other programs at 2D applications, Illustrator is your best friend for designing laser-cut and plasma-cut files. *Sign up for a Laser Cutting FabShops 1-on-1 Session to learn how to use the Epilog laser cutters!

    Preparation and Resources: No prior experience needed

    No prior experience is necessary! All software and computers will be provided.

    Due to COVID-19 distancing guidelines and procedures, this FabShop will occur via Zoom. At the time of the event, a Zoom link will be sent to you via the email you registered with. 

    Participants MUST review the Remote FabShop Instructions 2 to 3 days in advance as Remote computer access requires a software installation.

    Number of Possible Participants: 12

    For those who are registered, please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShop to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged:

    o If Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel 24 hours prior to the start time of each FabShop or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShop, by Friday at 8:00 AM CT.

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.

    • Thursday, October 20, 2022
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • OEDK Computer Lab & Maker Bar
    • 1
    Register

    FabShops - Vinyl Cutting

    Description: 

    Learn the basics of vinyl cutting and be able to produce your own vinyl stickers for engineering projects! This introductory level workshop will teach the basics of vectorizing images and operating the Summa Vinyl Cutter machine. In the hands-on portion of this workshop, students will create and cut their own vinyl sticker designs to take home.

    Preparation and Resources:

    No previous experience necessary! 

    Number of Possible Participants: 6


    CANCELLATIONS AND NO SHOWS

    Please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShops to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged if:

    o Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel within 24 hours of the start time of each FabShops or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShops, by Friday at 8:00 AM CST

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.


    For more information about FabShops, please visit http://oedk.rice.edu/fabshops.


    • Monday, October 24, 2022
    • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Teleconference Room 104 & Maker Bar
    • 1
    Join waitlist

    FabShops - 3D Printing (Ultimaker)

    Description: The Maker Bar, which offers Open-Access 3D Printing, is an awesome addition to the OEDK floor and is a great resource for teams to rapidly prototype parts for their projects at no cost. Come learn how to 3D print on our Prusa and Ultimakers at the OEDK!

    Preparation and Resources: No prior experience necessary.

    Number of Possible Participants: 8

    For those who are registered, please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShop to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged:

    o If Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel 24 hours prior to the start time of each FabShop or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShop, by Friday at 8:00 AM CT.

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.


    • Monday, October 24, 2022
    • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Maker Bar
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    FabShops - SLA printing

    Description: The Maker Bar, which offers Open-Access 3D Printing, is an awesome addition to the OEDK floor and is a great resource for teams to rapidly prototype parts for their projects at no cost. Come learn how to 3D print on our SLA printers!

    Preparation and Resources: No prior experience necessary.

    Number of Possible Participants: 8

    For those who are registered, please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShop to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged:

    o If Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel 24 hours prior to the start time of each FabShop or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShop, by Friday at 8:00 AM CT.

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.


    • Tuesday, October 25, 2022
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Computer Lab & Machine Shop
    • 1
    Register

    FabShops - Plasma Cutting

    Description: 

    Learn how to use the plasma cutter to make intricate designs out of metal! Students will get the opportunity to learn how to set up the plasma cutter and plasma cut their own designs to take home.

    Preparation and Resources:

    All participants must wear closed toed shoes. No prior experience necessary. 

    Number of Possible Participants: 6

    For those who are registered, please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShop to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged:

    o If Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel 24 hours prior to the start time of each FabShop or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShop, by Friday at 8:00 AM CT.

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.


    • Thursday, October 27, 2022
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • OEDK Classroom
    • 18
    Register

    Topic - TBD

    Around the Kitchen Table events are round table discussions that will highlight ongoing engineering design work of our current undergraduate students.

    Each evening will focus on a particular theme in engineering. You are invited to come share dinner with the students as they present their design challenge and solutions, and then seek advice about their design projects from seasoned engineers.

    Between 4-6 design projects will be presented between 5:30–7:30pm in the OEDK Classroom.

    Dinner will be served. 

    ALL Participants Must REGISTER

    Go to the Around the Kitchen Table webpage for more information about upcoming dinner events.

    Confirmed Teams Presenting:

    Coming Soon

    COVID at Rice*

    Rice community members are encouraged to use their best judgment in all situations on when it's appropriate to wear a mask and should carry a mask with them at all times for such situations. If you are not feeling well, please stay home. Refer to Rice's COVID-19 guidelines for current COVID-19 policies.

    • Friday, October 28, 2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • OEDK Computer Lab & Wet Lab
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    FabShops - Soldering

    Description: Learn how to solder, which is the process of joining metal together by melting them. It's a fundamental skill that makers should have for electronic prototypingWe will have everything you need at the soldering stations to go over how to use the iron, types of soldering, desoldering, safety tips and more. Just come ready to learn!

    Preparation and Resources: No prior experience necessary.

    Number of Possible Participants: 5

    CANCELLATIONS AND NO SHOWS

    Please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShops to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged if:

    o Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel within 24 hours of the start time of each FabShops or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShops, by Friday at 8:00 AM CST

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.

    For more information about FabShops, please visit http://oedk.rice.edu/fabshops.



    • Tuesday, November 01, 2022
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • OEDK Computer Lab & Laser Cutting Room
    • 1
    Register

    FabShops - Advanced Laser Cutting

    Description: Expand upon your laser cutting knowledge by moving beyond the basic cutting and rastering showcased in the Intro Laser Cutting FabShop. Topics may include, but are not limited to: advanced photo rastering, 3D rastering, rastering different materials, post processing techniques, and complicated laser cutting geometry. Participants are welcome to bring questions on other topics and techniques as well!

    *Join the Adobe Illustrator FabShop to learn how to create your own vector files that you can laser cut in this workshop! 

    Preparation and Resources: This FabShop assumes prior experience with the laser cutter. Participants are expected to have either attended the Intro Laser Cutting FabShop or have prior experience with laser cutting.

    Number of Possible Participants: 5

    CANCELLATIONS AND NO SHOWS

    Please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShops to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged if:

    o Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel within 24 hours of the start time of each FabShops or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShops, by Friday at 8:00 AM CST

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.

    For more information about FabShops, please visit http://oedk.rice.edu/fabshops.


    • Thursday, November 03, 2022
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • OEDK Computer Lab & Wet Lab
    • 1
    Register

    FabShops - Waterjet Cutting

    Description: Learn how to use the waterjet cutter to make intricate designs out of metal. The waterjet cutter is a far more accurate cutter than the plasma cutter, so you can make much more intricate and precise pieces. Students will get the opportunity to learn how to set up the waterjet cutter and cut their own designs to take home.

    Preparation and Resources: No prior experience necessary.

    Number of Possible Participants: 6


    CANCELLATIONS AND NO SHOWS

    Please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShops to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged if:

    o Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel within 24 hours of the start time of each FabShops or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShops, by Friday at 8:00 AM CST

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.


    For more information about FabShops, please visit http://oedk.rice.edu/fabshops.



    • Friday, November 11, 2022
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • OEDK Computer Lab & Loading Dock
    • 5
    Register

    FabShops - Powder Coating

    Description: 

    Learn how to powder coat various metal objects using the equipment at the OEDK. Students will have the chance to take home their powder coated piece after the FabShop is over.

    Preparation and Resources: No prior experience necessary. 

    Number of Possible Participants: 6

    For those who are registered, please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

    The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShop to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged:

    o If Registered student does not show up

    o If unable to attend and student does not cancel 24 hours prior to the start time of each FabShop or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShop, by Friday at 8:00 AM CT.

    Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.


    • Tuesday, November 15, 2022
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • OEDK Classroom
    • 18
    Register

    Topic - TBD

    Around the Kitchen Table events are round table discussions that will highlight ongoing engineering design work of our current undergraduate students.

    Each evening will focus on a particular theme in engineering. You are invited to come share dinner with the students as they present their design challenge and solutions, and then seek advice about their design projects from seasoned engineers.

    Between 4-6 design projects will be presented between 5:30–7:30pm in the OEDK Classroom.

    Dinner will be served. 

    ALL Participants Must REGISTER

    Go to the Around the Kitchen Table webpage for more information about upcoming dinner events.

    Confirmed Teams Presenting:

    Coming Soon

    COVID at Rice*

    Rice community members are encouraged to use their best judgment in all situations on when it's appropriate to wear a mask and should carry a mask with them at all times for such situations. If you are not feeling well, please stay home. Refer to Rice's COVID-19 guidelines for current COVID-19 policies.

    • Wednesday, November 23, 2022
    • Friday, November 25, 2022

    Thanksgiving Recess (Holiday - No Scheduled Classes) November 23-25)

    Staff Holiday November 24-25

    • Monday, December 05, 2022
    • 10:00 AM
    • Tuesday, December 13, 2022
    • 3:00 PM
    • OEDK

    Work Table CLEAN-UP AND CHECK-OUT

    Single semester teams are required to clean up their work space and check out at the end of the semester.

    Year long teams and clubs are encouraged to clean up their work table and floorspace before leaving for winter break.

    See clean-up instructions HEREAfter a team/club feels like their table is clean and all their tools, supplies etc. have been put away, they must submit a Team Work Table Checkout Form to have an OEDK technician inspect the table and sign-off that the team has met the cleaning criteria.

    FALL 2022 CLEAN-UP DAYS:

    December 5-13

    The deadline for clean-up is December 13th at 3:00 PM


    • Monday, December 26, 2022

    Christmas Holiday (Staff Holiday)

    • Tuesday, December 27, 2022
    • Friday, December 30, 2022

    Winter Recess (Staff Holiday)

    • Monday, January 02, 2023

    New Year's Holiday (Staff Holiday)

    • Monday, January 09, 2023
    • Rice University

    FIRST DAY OF CLASSES - START OF THE SPRING SEMESTER 

    Welcome back!

    • Monday, January 16, 2023
    M. L. King Day (Staff Holiday)
    • Thursday, March 02, 2023
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • OEDK Classroom
    • 19
    Register

    Topic - TBD

    Around the Kitchen Table events are round table discussions that will highlight ongoing engineering design work of our current undergraduate students.

    Each evening will focus on a particular theme in engineering. You are invited to come share dinner with the students as they present their design challenge and solutions, and then seek advice about their design projects from seasoned engineers.

    Between 4-6 design projects will be presented between 5:30–7:30pm in the OEDK Classroom.

    Dinner will be served. 

    ALL Participants Must REGISTER

    Go to the Around the Kitchen Table webpage for more information about upcoming dinner events.

    Confirmed Teams Presenting:

    Coming Soon

    COVID at Rice*

    Rice community members are encouraged to use their best judgment in all situations on when it's appropriate to wear a mask and should carry a mask with them at all times for such situations. If you are not feeling well, please stay home. Refer to Rice's COVID-19 guidelines for current COVID-19 policies.

    • Monday, April 24, 2023
    • 10:00 AM
    • Tuesday, May 02, 2023
    • 3:00 PM
    • OEDK

    Work Table CLEAN-UP AND CHECK-OUT

    All teams and clubs are required to clean up their work space and check out at the end of the spring.

    See clean-up instructions HEREAfter a team/club feels like their table is clean and all their tools, supplies etc. have been put away, they must submit a Team Work Table Checkout Form to have an OEDK technician inspect the table and sign-off that the team has met the cleaning criteria.

    SPRING 2023 CLEAN-UP DAYS:

    April 24-May 2

    The deadline for clean-up is May 2nd at 3:00 PM

    • Monday, May 29, 2023

    Memorial Day (Staff Holiday)

    • Monday, June 19, 2023

    Juneteenth (Staff Holiday)

    • Tuesday, July 04, 2023

    Happy Independence Day!

    Independence Day (Staff Holiday)

Past events

Friday, September 16, 2022 CAD Workshop Fall 2022
Monday, September 12, 2022 OEDK Alumni Perspectives at GE Healthcare: Info Session + Panel
Saturday, September 10, 2022 NASA and Rice University JFK Speech 60th Anniversary Event
Monday, September 05, 2022 Labor Day (Staff Holiday)
Monday, August 22, 2022 First Day of Classes - Fall Semester
Thursday, June 23, 2022 OEDK Project Scoping Night - IN PERSON
Monday, May 30, 2022 Memorial Day (Staff Holiday)
Friday, April 22, 2022 Last Day of Classes for Spring Semester
Thursday, April 21, 2022 2022 Engineering Design Showcase
Thursday, April 21, 2022 Team Registration: 2022 Engineering Design Showcase and Poster Session
Saturday, April 16, 2022 FabShops - Introduction to Sewing
Wednesday, April 06, 2022 2021 Fall EDES Minor Advising Session
Wednesday, April 06, 2022 FabShops - Intro to Woodworking and Finishing Techniques
Wednesday, April 06, 2022 FabShops - Powder Coating
Tuesday, April 05, 2022 FabShops - Vinyl Cutting
Friday, April 01, 2022 2021 Fall EDES Minor Advising Session
Wednesday, March 30, 2022 FabShops - SLA Printing
Sunday, March 27, 2022 FabShops - Intro to Laser Cutting
Saturday, March 26, 2022 FabShops - Waterjet Cutting
Saturday, March 26, 2022 FabShops - Intro to Woodworking and Finishing Techniques
Thursday, March 24, 2022 FabShops - 3D Printing (Prusa & Ultimaker)
Wednesday, March 23, 2022 2022 Spring EDES Minor - Information Session and Advising
Monday, March 21, 2022 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping (Arduino)
Wednesday, March 09, 2022 FabShops - Intro to Laser Cutting
Wednesday, March 09, 2022 FabShops - Advanced Laser Cutting
Tuesday, March 08, 2022 FabShops-Hand Tools #6 Tues 3/8
Monday, March 07, 2022 FabShops-Hand Tools #5 Mon 3/7
Sunday, March 06, 2022 FabShops-Hand Tools #4 Sun 3/6
Saturday, March 05, 2022 FabShops-Hand Tools #3 Sat 3/5
Saturday, March 05, 2022 FabShops - Waterjet Cutting
Saturday, March 05, 2022 FabShops - Intro to Adobe Illustrator
Friday, March 04, 2022 FabShops-Hand Tools #2 Fri 3/4
Thursday, March 03, 2022 FabShops-Hand Tools #1 Thu 3/3
Wednesday, March 02, 2022 FabShops - Plasma Cutting
Thursday, February 24, 2022 [CANCELED] Around the Kitchen Table Discussion - Topic - In Motion: Air, Land and Sea Vehicles
Wednesday, February 23, 2022 FabShops - Intro to CNC Routers (X-Carve)
Tuesday, February 22, 2022 FabShops - 3D Printing (Prusa & Ultimaker)
Monday, February 21, 2022 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Sunday, February 20, 2022 FabShops - SLA Printing
Friday, February 04, 2022 FabShops - Plasma Cutting
Friday, February 04, 2022 CAD Workshop Spring 2022
Monday, January 17, 2022 M. L. King Day (Staff Holiday)
Monday, January 10, 2022 First Day of Classes - Spring Semester
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Holiday (Staff Holiday)
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Winter Recess (Staff Holiday)
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Holiday (Staff Holiday)
Friday, December 03, 2021 Last Day of Classes for Fall Semester
Wednesday, November 24, 2021 Thanksgiving Recess (Holiday - No Scheduled Classes and Staff Holiday)
Thursday, November 18, 2021 FabShops - Introduction to Sewing
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping (Arduino)
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 FabShops - Intro to CNC Routers (X-Carve/Carvey)
Tuesday, November 16, 2021 Around the Kitchen Table Discussion - Topic - Let's Get Visual: Designing Devices with Displays, Alerts and Notifications
Monday, November 15, 2021 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Thursday, November 11, 2021 FabShops - Waterjet Cutting
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 2021 Fall EDES Minor Advising Session
Tuesday, November 09, 2021 2021 Fall EDES Minor Advising Session
Sunday, November 07, 2021 FabShops - Intro to Woodworking and Finishing Techniques
Thursday, November 04, 2021 FabShops - Powder Coating
Thursday, November 04, 2021 2021 Fall EDES Minor Advising Session
Wednesday, November 03, 2021 2021 Fall EDES Minor Information Session
Tuesday, November 02, 2021 FabShops - Advanced Laser Cutting
Tuesday, November 02, 2021 2021 Fall EDES Minor Advising Session
Thursday, October 28, 2021 FabShops - Vinyl Cutting
Thursday, October 28, 2021 FabShops - Intro Laser Cutting
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 FabShops - SLA Printing
Thursday, October 21, 2021 Around the Kitchen Table Discussion - Topic - Let Me Help Myself: Personal Assistive and Physical Therapy Devices
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 OEDK Study Abroad Info Session
Monday, October 18, 2021 FabShops - Hand Tools #6 Oct 18
Sunday, October 17, 2021 FabShops - Hand Tools #5 Oct 17
Saturday, October 16, 2021 FabShops - Hand Tools #4 Oct 16
Friday, October 15, 2021 FabShops - Hand Tools #3 Oct 15
Thursday, October 14, 2021 FabShops - Hand Tools #2 Oct 14
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 FabShops - Hand Tools #1 Oct 13
Friday, September 17, 2021 CAD Workshop Fall 2021
Monday, September 13, 2021 GEt a Job Virtual Networking Event
Monday, September 06, 2021 Labor Day (Staff Holiday)
Wednesday, August 25, 2021 First Day of Classes - Fall Semester
Thursday, July 01, 2021 Independence Day (Staff Holiday)
Friday, April 30, 2021 Last Day of Classes for Spring Semester
Thursday, April 29, 2021 2021 Engineering Design Showcase
Thursday, April 29, 2021 Team Registration: 2021 Engineering Design Showcase
Monday, April 19, 2021 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Sunday, April 18, 2021 FabShops - Intro to CAM (Fusion 360)
Saturday, April 17, 2021 FabShops - Advanced SolidWorks
Thursday, April 15, 2021 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping (Arduino)
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 FabShops - Intro to CAM (Fusion 360)
Tuesday, April 13, 2021 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Monday, April 12, 2021 FabShops - Advanced SolidWorks
Monday, April 12, 2021 2021 Spring EDES Minor - Information Session
Sunday, April 11, 2021 FabShops - Intro to Adobe Illustrator
Saturday, April 10, 2021 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Wednesday, April 07, 2021 FabShops - Intro to Eagle
Tuesday, April 06, 2021 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping (Arduino)
Monday, April 05, 2021 FabShops - Intro to Adobe Illustrator
Sunday, April 04, 2021 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Saturday, April 03, 2021 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping (Arduino)
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 FabShops - Intro to Adobe Illustrator
Monday, March 15, 2021 FabShops - Hand Tools #5 March 15
Sunday, March 14, 2021 FabShops - Hand Tools #4 March 14
Saturday, March 13, 2021 FabShops - Hand Tools #3 March 13
Friday, March 12, 2021 FabShops - Hand Tools #2 March 12
Thursday, March 11, 2021 FabShops - Hand Tools #1 March 11
Friday, March 05, 2021 FabShops - Intro to Adobe Illustrator
Thursday, March 04, 2021 Around the Kitchen Table Discussion - Global Health Technologies
Friday, February 26, 2021 CAD Workshop Spring 2021 #2
Thursday, February 25, 2021 Around the Kitchen Table Discussion - Designing Under the COVID Umbrella
Thursday, February 25, 2021 CAD Workshop Spring 2021 #1
Monday, January 25, 2021 First Day of Classes - Spring Semester
Wednesday, December 23, 2020 Winter Recess (OEDK Closed)
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 Thanksgiving Recess (Holiday - No Scheduled Classes)
Monday, November 16, 2020 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping (Arduino IDE)
Sunday, November 15, 2020 FabShops - Adobe Illustrator
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 FabShops - Advanced SolidWorks
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 Engineering Design Minor - Information Session
Monday, November 09, 2020 FabShops - Intro to Eagle
Sunday, November 08, 2020 FabShops - Intro to CAM (Fusion 360)
Friday, November 06, 2020 iFixIt Device Teardown and Repair Workshop
Wednesday, November 04, 2020 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Thursday, October 29, 2020 Homecoming Event: What’s Cooking in the Kitchen
Sunday, October 25, 2020 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Friday, October 23, 2020 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping (Arduino IDE)
Thursday, October 22, 2020 FabShops - Adobe Illustrator
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 FabShops - Adobe Illustrator
Monday, October 19, 2020 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Sunday, October 18, 2020 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping (Arduino IDE)
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 FabShops - Hand Tools #6 Oct. 13
Monday, October 12, 2020 FabShops - Hand Tools #5 Oct. 12
Sunday, October 11, 2020 FabShops - Hand Tools #4 Oct. 11
Saturday, October 10, 2020 FabShops - Hand Tools #3 Oct. 10
Friday, October 09, 2020 FabShops - Hand Tools #2 Oct. 9
Thursday, October 08, 2020 FabShops - Hand Tools #1 Oct. 8
Friday, September 18, 2020 CAD Workshop Fall 2020 #2 - Face-to-face Option
Friday, September 18, 2020 CAD Workshop Fall 2020 #2 - REMOTE Option
Thursday, September 17, 2020 CAD Workshop Fall 2020 #1 - Face-to-face Option
Thursday, September 17, 2020 CAD Workshop Fall 2020 #1 - REMOTE Option
Monday, August 24, 2020 First Day of Classes - Fall Semester
Sunday, August 16, 2020 O-Week for incoming students
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 OEDK (virtual) Project Scoping Night!
Saturday, May 16, 2020 Rice University 107th Commencement Ceremony
Thursday, April 16, 2020 2020 Engineering Design Showcase and Poster Session
Sunday, March 08, 2020 FabShops - 3D Printing (3D Printer OS)
Saturday, March 07, 2020 FabShops - Introduction to Sewing
Saturday, March 07, 2020 FabShops - Intro Laser Cutting
Friday, March 06, 2020 FabShops - Hand Tools 3/6
Thursday, March 05, 2020 FabShops - Hand Tools 3/5
Wednesday, March 04, 2020 FabShops - Plasma Cutting
Wednesday, March 04, 2020 FabShops - Hand Tools 3/4
Tuesday, March 03, 2020 FabShops - 3D Printing (Form 2)
Monday, March 02, 2020 FabShops - Molding and Casting
Sunday, March 01, 2020 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping: Raspberry Pi
Saturday, February 29, 2020 FabShops - Intro to CNC Routers (X-Carve/Carvey)
Saturday, February 29, 2020 FabShops - Intro to CAM (Fusion 360)
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 FabShops - Advanced Laser Cutting
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 FabShops - Powder Coating
Sunday, February 23, 2020 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping: Arduino
Thursday, February 20, 2020 FabShops - 3D Printing (Form 2)
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 FabShops - 3D Printing (3D Printer OS)
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 FabShops - Waterjet Cutting
Monday, February 17, 2020 FabShops - Intro Laser Cutting
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 FabShops - 3D Printing (3D Printer OS)
Sunday, February 09, 2020 FabShops - Plasma Cutting
Saturday, February 08, 2020 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping: Arduino
Friday, February 07, 2020 TinkerCAD/SolidWorks Workshop Spring 2020
Friday, February 07, 2020 Ask a Patent Attorney Lunch
Thursday, February 06, 2020 FabShops - 3D Printing (3D Printer OS)
Wednesday, February 05, 2020 FabShops - Intro Laser Cutting
Sunday, February 02, 2020 FabShops - Adobe Illustrator
Saturday, February 01, 2020 FabShops - 3D Printing (3D Printer OS)
Thursday, January 30, 2020 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Around the Kitchen Table Dinner Discussion - Energy and Sustainability
Monday, January 13, 2020 First Day of Classes - Spring Semester
Thursday, November 21, 2019 FabShops - Advanced Laser Cutting
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 FabShops - Basic Electronics Workshop 11/20
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (Form 2)
Sunday, November 17, 2019 FabShops - Introduction to Sewing
Thursday, November 14, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (3D Printer OS)
Thursday, November 14, 2019 Around the Kitchen Table Dinner Discussion - Water/Liquid Projects
Thursday, November 14, 2019 FabShops - Basic Electronics Workshop 11/14
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 FabShops - Advanced Laser Cutting
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 FabShops - Basic Electronics Workshop 11/12
Thursday, November 07, 2019 FabShops - Intro Laser Cutting
Thursday, November 07, 2019 Around the Kitchen Table Dinner Discussion - Engineering Clubs
Monday, November 04, 2019 FabShops - Basic Electronics Workshop 11/4
Monday, November 04, 2019 FabShops - Plasma Cutting
Sunday, November 03, 2019 FabShops - Waterjet Cutting
Sunday, November 03, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (3D Printer OS)
Friday, November 01, 2019 Homecoming Weekend - OEDK OPEN HOUSE
Monday, October 28, 2019 FabShops - Intro Laser Cutting
Saturday, October 26, 2019 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping: Arduino
Saturday, October 26, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (3D Printer OS)
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (3D Printer OS)
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 Around the Kitchen Table Dinner Discussion - Assistive Devices for Patients/Doctors
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 FabShops - Adobe Illustrator
Monday, October 21, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (Form 2)
Saturday, October 19, 2019 FabShops - Intro Laser Cutting
Saturday, October 19, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (3D Printer OS)
Friday, October 18, 2019 FabShops - Hand Tools 10/18 3:00 PM
Friday, October 18, 2019 FabShops - Hand Tools 10/18 1:00 PM
Thursday, October 17, 2019 FabShops - Hand Tools 10/17 7:30 PM
Thursday, October 17, 2019 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping: Arduino
Thursday, October 17, 2019 FabShops - Hand Tools 10/17 6:15 PM
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 FabShops - Hand Tools 10/16 7:30 PM
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 FabShops - Powder Coating
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 FabShops - Hand Tools 10/16 6:15 PM
Thursday, October 10, 2019 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Wednesday, October 09, 2019 FabShops - Intro Laser Cutting
Monday, October 07, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (3D Printer OS)
Friday, September 27, 2019 Rice Families Weekend - OEDK OPEN HOUSE
Friday, September 20, 2019 TinkerCAD Workshop Fall 2019
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 GEt a Job: Hosted by GE
Monday, August 26, 2019 First Day of Classes - Fall Semester
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 OEDK Project Scoping Night!
Friday, May 10, 2019 Rice University 106th Commencement Ceremony
Monday, April 15, 2019 Admit Days - OEDK OPEN HOUSE
Friday, April 12, 2019 Owl Days - OEDK OPEN HOUSE
Thursday, April 11, 2019 2019 Engineering Design Showcase and Poster Session
Thursday, April 11, 2019 Team Registration: 2019 Engineering Design Showcase and Poster Session
Wednesday, April 03, 2019 FabShops - Basic Electronics Workshop
Tuesday, March 05, 2019 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Saturday, March 02, 2019 FabShops - Intro to CNC Routers (X-Carve)
Friday, March 01, 2019 FabShops - Hand Tools #4
Friday, March 01, 2019 FabShops - Hand Tools #3
Thursday, February 28, 2019 FabShops - Hand Tools #2
Thursday, February 28, 2019 FabShops - Hand Tools #1
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 FabShops - Powder Coating
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (Form 2)
Saturday, February 23, 2019 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping: Arduino
Friday, February 22, 2019 OEDK - A Decade of Design - 10th Anniversary Celebration
Thursday, February 21, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (Maker Gear)
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 FabShops - Plasma Cutting
Saturday, February 16, 2019 FabShops - Introduction to Sewing
Saturday, February 16, 2019 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Saturday, February 16, 2019 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping: Arduino
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (Form 2)
Monday, February 11, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (Ultimaker)
Wednesday, February 06, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (Maker Gear)
Monday, February 04, 2019 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Sunday, February 03, 2019 FabShops - Adobe Illustrator
Friday, February 01, 2019 TinkerCAD Workshop Spring 2019
Thursday, January 31, 2019 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Thursday, January 31, 2019 GE Healthcare Info Session
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (Ultimaker)
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 FabShops - Plasma Cutting
Monday, January 28, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (Maker Gear)
Thursday, January 24, 2019 FabShops - 3D Printing (Ultimaker)
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Monday, January 07, 2019 First Day of Classes - Spring Semester
Sunday, November 18, 2018 FabShops - Adobe Illustrator
Saturday, November 17, 2018 FabShops - Introduction to Sewing
Saturday, November 17, 2018 FabShops - Introduction to Sewing
Sunday, November 11, 2018 FabShops - Intro to CNC Routers (X-Carve)
Wednesday, November 07, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing (Maker Gear)
Wednesday, November 07, 2018 Around the Kitchen Table Dinner Discussion: It’s Alive! Projects involving plants, animals or humans.
Monday, November 05, 2018 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Friday, November 02, 2018 Homecoming Weekend - OEDK OPEN HOUSE
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Monday, October 29, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing (Form 2)
Sunday, October 28, 2018 FabShops - Adobe Illustrator
Saturday, October 27, 2018 FabShops - Intro to CNC Routers (X-Carve)
Saturday, October 27, 2018 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping: Arduino
Thursday, October 25, 2018 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Thursday, October 25, 2018 FabShops - Plasma Cutting
Sunday, October 21, 2018 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping: Arduino
Thursday, October 18, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing (Ultimaker)
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing (Form 2)
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing (Maker Gear)
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 FabShops - Intro to CAM (Fusion 360)
Monday, October 15, 2018 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Friday, October 12, 2018 FabShops - Hand Tools
Friday, October 12, 2018 Families Weekend - OEDK OPEN HOUSE
Thursday, October 11, 2018 FabShops - Hand Tools
Thursday, October 11, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing (Maker Gear)
Thursday, October 11, 2018 FabShops - Hand Tools
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 FabShops - Hand Tools
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 FabShops - Hand Tools
Tuesday, October 09, 2018 FabShops - Hand Tools
Tuesday, October 09, 2018 FabShops - Hand Tools
Thursday, October 04, 2018 Meet Your Team Night [CANCELED]
Wednesday, October 03, 2018 FabShops - Plasma Cutting
Tuesday, October 02, 2018 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Monday, October 01, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing (Ultimaker)
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing (Ultimaker)
Monday, September 24, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing (Maker Gear)
Friday, September 14, 2018 TinkerCAD Workshop Fall 2018
Monday, August 20, 2018 First Day of Classes - Fall Semester
Sunday, August 12, 2018 O-Week for incoming students
Friday, May 11, 2018 2018 Engineering Graduation Reception
Friday, May 11, 2018 Rice University 105th Commencement Ceremony
Monday, April 16, 2018 Admit Days - OEDK OPEN HOUSE
Friday, April 13, 2018 Owl Days - OEDK OPEN HOUSE
Thursday, April 12, 2018 2018 Engineering Design Showcase and Poster Session
Thursday, April 12, 2018 Team Registration: 2018 Engineering Design Showcase and Poster Session
Saturday, March 31, 2018 RICE ELECTRIC VEHICLE REVEAL and ENVIRONMENTALLY CONSCIOUS ENERGY TALK
Saturday, March 31, 2018 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Saturday, March 03, 2018 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Saturday, March 03, 2018 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Friday, March 02, 2018 FabShops - Hand Tools
Thursday, March 01, 2018 FabShops - Hand Tools
Thursday, March 01, 2018 FabShops - Hand Tools
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Around the Kitchen Table Dinner Discussion - Fun Consumer Technologies
Saturday, February 24, 2018 FabShops - Adobe Illustrator
Saturday, February 24, 2018 FabShops - Intro to CAM (Fusion 360)
Saturday, February 24, 2018 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping: Arduino
Saturday, February 17, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing
Saturday, February 17, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing
Saturday, February 03, 2018 FabShops - Plasma Cutting
Saturday, February 03, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing
Friday, February 02, 2018 TinkerCAD Workshop Spring 2018
Saturday, January 27, 2018 FabShops - Intro to SolidWorks
Saturday, January 27, 2018 FabShops - Screenprinting
Saturday, January 27, 2018 FabShops - 3D Printing
Saturday, November 18, 2017 FabShops - Laser Cutting
Saturday, November 18, 2017 FabShops - 3D Printing
Friday, November 10, 2017 Homecoming Weekend - OEDK OPEN HOUSE
Thursday, November 09, 2017 Around the Kitchen Table Dinner Discussion - Health and Medical Technologies
Wednesday, November 08, 2017 Research and Practice Informing Curricular Change: Using Outcomes from Research Studies on Student and Faculty Motivation
Sunday, November 05, 2017 FabShops - Soldering
Saturday, November 04, 2017 FabShops - Screenprinting
Saturday, November 04, 2017 FabShops - 3D Printing
Saturday, November 04, 2017 FabShops - Intro to Electronic Prototyping: Arduino
Sunday, October 29, 2017 FabShops - Plasma Cutting
Sunday, October 29, 2017 FabShops - Intro to CAM (Fusion 360)
Friday, October 27, 2017 Families Weekend - OEDK OPEN HOUSE
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Around the Kitchen Table Dinner Discussion - Transportation: Rockets, planes, trains and automobiles
Saturday, October 21, 2017 FabShops - 3D Printing
Saturday, October 21, 2017