Tau Beta Pi and CEMS Present:
Engineer@Heart Comedy Show
Tuesday Feb. 24th 7:00 PM,
Davis Center Silver Maple Ballroom
Students: $5 / General: $10
Celebrate National Engineer's Week with some laughs!
Line-up of Comedians:
Taylor Scribner is currently a senior at UVM. Despite not being an engineering major, Taylor is confident that he will be able to, wink wink, engineer, the perfect jokes for this night of comedy.
Grant Robin is a junior in the college of nursing and health sciences. He started performing stand-up about a year ago and since then has performed throughout the state and New York City. He was selected as 2014 Vermont's funniest comedian and plans to pursue stand up upon graduating from UVM.
Will Betts is a 3 time finalist in Vermont's Funniest Comic contest as well as a finalist for Funnest Comic in New England. Upon graduating in May, Will will be moving to NYC to pursue a career in standup comedy with an engineering day job on the side. Will is currently reading Amy Poehler's book, and is about half way done.
Don McMillan graduated from Stanford University with a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering in 1982. (He has a BSEE from Lehigh University) He went to work for AT&T Bell Laboratories where he worked as part of the team that designed the world’s first 32-bit Microprocessor. He then moved to the Silicon Valley (San Jose, California) where he worked at VLSI Technology as a computer chip designer. During his 6 years at VLSI he designed more than 50 Standard and ASIC Designs many of which are still out there today. After winning the 16th Annual San Francisco International Stand-Up Comedy Competition in 1991, Don turned in his chips for a microphone. He went on to be $100,000 Grand Champion on “Star Search” in 1993. He’s had numerous television appearances including “The Tonight Show” on NBC, CNN’s “The Larry King Show”, MTV’s “Half Hour Comedy Hour”, and A&E’s “Evening at t!
he Improv”. Nowadays, you can catch Don headlining comedy clubs from the “Improvisation” to “Catch-A-Rising Star” across the country.