For the second year in a row, a team of four packaging engineering students -- Miles Borgeson, Ann Cierpial, Melissa Lekulitch, and William Kim -- placed first in the annual PACK Expo Solutions Challenge, held this year on November 6th in Chicago, Illinois. Hosted by the trade association Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI), the competition provided students with the opportunity to put their engineering skills to the test as well as network with over 650 packaging companies from the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
September 29, 2014
June 19, 2014
With all the splendor of a peacock displaying its feathers, Rutgers Day gave the Packaging Engineering Program an occasion to exhibit its’ recent growth and all the opportunities it offers prospective students. Music blared and grilled BBQ steam filled Busch campus’ air as aspiring engineering students eagerly asked questions at each table. Toddlers signaled their presence with bright red Rutgers balloons while parents guided their children through tutorials offered by engineering students.
March 7, 2014
This past month in the 48-Hour Repack, Rutgers Packaging Engineering Program students competed with students across the country to solve a specific packaging problem in 48 hours by designing, creating, printing and assembling an innovative package. The competition challenges them to work under intense pressure, iron out differences in their team dynamic and employ various engineering techniques.
February 20, 2014
Dear Students, Join us tomorrow in CoRE 603 for an informative teleconference. Learn more specifics about the corrugated packaging & display industry by participating in the International Corrugated Packaging Foundation's (ICPF) fifteenth annual Careers in Corrugated Packaging Teleconference on Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 1:30 PM.
February 11, 2014
Dear Students, If you plan on attending the Mondelez International information session this Tuesday, February 11th, please sign up by TONIGHT. We need to know the amount of food and goodies we should bring. For those who have applied, you MUST attend the information session. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me. Best wishes, Packaging Engineering
January 29, 2014
Dear Students, Pepperidge Farm will have their information session at 10:45 AM today at the Center Hall in the Busch Campus Center. There will be food and goodies! See you all there, Packaging Engineering
September 25, 2013
Dear Students, Kraft Foods will be joining us on September 26th to meet with you for multiple open opportunities. This session will be at BCC 116 at 5:30pm on Busch Campus. There will be food. Please have a copy of your resume ready to be submitted and your appetite!! Best wishes, Packaging Engineering Program
September 25, 2013
Four Rutgers students - Marie Misterio, Diana Mayorga, Miles Borgeson, Diana Jones - participated in and earned first place in the 2013 PACK Solutions Challenge. Together they earned a $4,000 scholarship from the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute, who hosted the competition. Read more >>
September 17, 2013
Dear Students, MARS Chocolate Undergraduate Summer Internship applications are due September 17, 2013. Attached is the flyer with the links to submit your applications. Mars Chocolate will come September 24, 2013 at 6pm in the CAFT Conference Room Cook/Douglass Campus for an information session, and conduct interviews on September 25th. MARS Chocolate Summer Internship Form 2014 Best wishes, Packaging Engineering Program
September 16, 2013