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Dan McGarry of the Engineering Leadership Society explains his team's Rube Goldberg Machine to College of Engineering Dean Amr Elnashai

Daniel McGarry, right, spokesperson for the Engineering Leadship Society, explains his team's machine to College of Engineering Dean Amr Elnashai at the 2014 Penn State Regional Rube Goldberg Machine Contest. You can view more photos of the 2014 contest at Rube Goldberg Contest 2014.

Penn State Regional Rube Goldberg Machine Contest

2015 Rube Goldberg Machine Contest participant patch

The 2015 Penn State Regional Rube Goldberg Machine Contest will be held on Saturday, February 28, at University Park. The competition is open to any officially recognized student club or organization at any Penn State campus—but you must register by Friday, December 5, 2014. This year’s national challenge: Design and build a machine that erases a chalkboard in 20 or more steps.

The winning team will be eligible to represent Penn State at the Division III Live World Rube Goldberg Machine Contest, held at the Center of Science and Industry in Columbus, OH, on Saturday, March 28, 2015.

For information on how to register, check out the contest details page or contact Jane Harris in the College of Engineering Dean’s Office at jharris@engr.psu.edu or 814-863-2132.

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