Interested in Participating in the 2019 Middle School Rube Goldberg Machine Contests?

To sign up for the middle school contests, contact Heather Dummer Combs at hcombs@stemforward.org or (414) 810-7836.


2019 Rube Goldberg Machine Contests

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We're pleased to announce the dates and locations of STEM Forward's Rube Goldberg Machine Contests for the 2018-2019 school year. We will host one event at the high school level, and two events at the middle school level.

And they are...

Rube Goldberg Machine Contest (High School level) -
Friday, March 1, 2019 at Waukesha County Technical College
*This year’s high school challenge is to put money in a piggy bank in 20 or more steps.
Click here to read the WI Regional Rube Goldberg High School Press Release
Click here to view the event schedule

Rube Goldberg Machine Contest (Middle School level, mostly Waukesha County schools) -
Friday, April 12, 2019 at WCTC
*This year’s middle school challenge is to create a machine that flips a switch in eight or more steps.

Rube Goldberg Machine Contest (Middle School level, mostly Milwaukee County schools) -
Friday, May 10 at MSOE's Kern Center
*This year’s middle school challenge is to create a machine that flips a switch in eight or more steps.


2019 First Place Regional Winner: Pius High School

Click here to see more photos from the event   Congratulations to the winners:    1st Place:  Pius XI High School   2nd Place:  New Berlin Eisenhower   3rd Place:  St. Catherine’s High School

Click here to see more photos from the event

Congratulations to the winners:

1st Place: Pius XI High School
2nd Place: New Berlin Eisenhower
3rd Place: St. Catherine’s High School

Rube Goldberg News Coverage