This year National Engineers Week (in the US at least) is February 18 through the 24th. There is some good information about engineering as a career at that web site including the following links:
Discover Engineering OnlineIntroduce a Girl to EngineeringThe Sightseer's Guide to Engineering
It's nice to know that there is a week to honor engineers and the engineering field. This may be an opportunity to point your students into a different and possibly new area.
Did you know that this is National Engineering Week ? Well it is. So in honor of that a few links. Check