ANNOUNCEMENTS

AIChE Pacific Northwest Student Regional Conference is April 20-21
The conference will include an Engineers Without Border Global Initiative Seminar, ChemE Jeopardy, a research paper competition, a research poster competition, a ChemE Car competition, and an awards ceremony and banquet. Registration is $15. Oregon State students may register at online at https://goo.gl/L0D446. More information is available on the conference website at: http://aiche-pnw-regionals2017.weebly.com.  

P&G Info Session Moves to Noon Thursday    
The info session with P&G technology section head John McKibben has been moved to noon on Thursday. See details below under "Upcoming Events." 

University Mentoring and Professional Development Award 
PCOSW seeks nominations for the 2017 University Mentoring and Professional Development Award. This award, presented each September at University Day, recognizes any classified, professional faculty, or faculty member who excels in mentoring, supporting, and encouraging OSU employees, especially women and those from under-represented groups or non-traditional careers. The deadline for nominations is May 1. To access the application link, please visit http://leadership.oregonstate.edu/pcosw/awards-scholarships

UPCOMING EVENTS 

BMES Industry Panel Event
Thursday, April 20, 5-7 p.m., MU Horizon Room

The goal of this event is to provide students interested in Biomedical Engineering the opportunity to present research, network, learn about professionals in industry, get answers to graduate school questions and gain valuable advice about life after graduation in the biotech industry. Event include hot hors d’oeuvres and beverages, a student poster session (5-5:30 p.m.), a panel of 3-5 industry members (5:40-6:40 p.m.), and networking time (6:45-7 p.m.). 

Queering Engineering & the Sciences
Friday, April 21,  2-4 p.m. 
OSU Pride Center

Join fellow LGBTQ students in STEM at an informal social at the Pride Center! This is a great opportunity to meet students in similar majors and to find ways to get involved in the community. There will be representatives from various LGBT-friendly STEM organizations and clubs on campus as well as students reviving Out in STEM (a club specifically for queer and STEM students). Come support great orgs like OSTEM and grab some free food while you're at it!

Info Session with P&G Technology Section Head 
Thursday, April 20, noon to 1 p.m., Kelley 1001 

The CBEE Club will host an info session with John McKibben, technology section head for Proctor and Gamble in the company's baby-care manufacturing sector. McKibben received the Oregon Stater Council of Outstanding Early Career Engineers Award in 2004. He will be talking with students about his journey to becoming the technology section head and what it is like to work for P&G. 

SEMINARS

CBEE Seminar
“Theranostic Nanomedicine Platforms for Cancer Treatment”
Oleh Taratula, assistant professor of pharmaceutics, Oregon State University College of Pharmacy

Wednesday, April 19
4–4:50 p.m.
Johnson Hall 102

ADVISING

Please make an appointment online with Kristin Rorrer (CHE appointment calendar) or Richard Kerr (BioE and EnvE appointment calendar).

Walk-in hours are 3-5 p.m., Monday through Friday. During walk-in hours, please see the next available advisor.

For all advising: Please sign in on the iPad in the office.

* First-year students, please make an appointment through CANVAS for Spring 2017 advising.

Seniors planning to graduate between now and Fall 2017 who will attend June Graduation*:  

Please apply to graduate now, so that you won’t miss out on important graduation information. 

If you intend to graduate Spring Term 2017, you must apply by this Friday, April 14.

Also, the advisors can check your degree audit and alert you of any deficiencies in a timely manner.

To apply, please go to MyOSU>Student Records>Apply to Graduate

* CBEE Graduation Ceremony Friday, June 16, 2017, 6:30 p.m., Corvallis High School 

    OSU Commencement Saturday, June 17, 2017, 10:30 a.m., Reser Stadium

    Graduation Fair at OSU Beaver Store: Monday, April 24 and Tuesday, April 25: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Peer Mentor Spring Hours 

Advising Peer Mentor Hunter Quon is available from 1-2 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays in Johnson Hall Room 121.

Corporate Relations Assistant Jane Wong is available from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesdays and 10 a.m. to noon on Fridays in the Gleeson Hall lobby.

STUDENT CLUBS

BMES Industry Panel Event
Thursday, April 20, 5-7 p.m., MU Horizon Room

The goal of this event is to provide students interested in Biomedical Engineering the opportunity to present research, network, learn about professionals in industry, get answers to graduate school questions and gain valuable advice about life after graduation in the biotech industry. Event include hot hors d’oeuvres and beverages, a student poster session (5-5:30 p.m.), a panel of 3-5 industry members (5:40-6:40 p.m.), and networking time (6:45 - 7 p.m.). 

BMES Week 6 General Meeting - Officer Election
Thursday, May 11, at 6 p.m., STAG 212

Half of the current officers are graduating and all positions are open for reelection: president, vice president, treasurer/fundraising chair, events coordinator, research chair, mentorship coordinator, networking liaison, publicity chair, outreach coordinator, and secretary. Students are eligible to run for a position or vote if they have attended at least two general meetings. Send inquiries and candidate declaration to givenss@oregonstate.edu

BMES Spring Term Social - BBQ & Costume Prep
Friday, May 12, at 6 p.m., Avery Park

Join BMES for a BBQ in the sun at Avery Park where we will be decorating our team shirts for the following week's Relay for Life. There will be great people, delicious food, and fun games.

Relay For Life
Friday, May 19 at 6 p.m. to Saturday, May 20 at 6 a.m., MU Quad

BMES and CBEE club will have a joint team for Relay for Life this year! The relay is a chance to make an impact in cancer research and care and stand in solidarity with cancer patients, survivors, and those that we have lost. Join the team and give a minimum $10 donation: http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR?fr_id=80730&pg=team&team_id=2157015

Engineers Without Borders will hold general meetings on Thursdays, from 6-6:50 p.m. in KEAR 212. Cambodia program meets Tuesdays from 5-6:50 p.m. in BAT 250. Nicaragua program meets Wednesdays from 6-7:50 p.m. in BAT 150. Domestic programs meet Thursday 5-5:50 in KEAR 305. 

Materials Research Society student chapter meetings are Wednesdays at 5 p.m. Locations vary; see chapter site for more information. The Materials Research Society student chapter introduces students to the discipline of materials science and fosters connections between students, faculty, and industry. The chapter also hosts lab and industry tours, science demonstrations, seminars, and more.

 

JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS

Find jobs here:

Beaver Careers – OSU Career Development Center Job & Internship postings

OSUCBEE Subreddit – CBEE Job & Internship postings

Student on-campus jobs: https://jobs.oregonstate.edu 

Peer Mentors can assist you with job search advice, resume & cover letter review, interviewing tips, and academic advising issues – see ADVISING section above for hours and location.

Meet with a Career Counselor: Schedule a free 50-minute appointment through Beaver Careers.

For Even More Advice: If you still have questions after you’ve had your resume and cover letter reviewed, and explored the resources available at the CBEE Internships & Careers Web page and at careers.oregonstate.edu, please email your question or set up an advising appointment.

Upcoming Career/Internship Events:

April 20: Procter & Gamble Info Session noon to 1p.m. KEC 1001

April 20: BMES Industry Panel 5-7p.m. MU Horizon Room

April 19-27: Career Fair Events

April 19 : The Prepare Fair

April 25: Speed Mock Interviews 

April 26: Spring Career Convention

April 26: Diversity Career Symposium

April 27: Interview Day 

New Career/Internship Postings

[Career] Chemical Engineer, Rio Tinto, Boron, CA

[Career] COE Ambassador, Oregon State University - College of Engineering, Corvallis, OR

[Career] Quality Engineering Technician, Eaton, Roxboro, NC

[Career] Engineering Project Manager, Pro Source, Santa Clara, CA

[Career] Lab Technician, Intel, Hillsboro, OR

[Intern] CAD Automation Engineer Intern, Synopsys Inc., Hillsboro, OR

[Career] Product Specialist, Huron Consulting Group, Portland, OR

[Career] Agricultural Commodity Technician, USDA Federal Grain Inspection Service, Portland, OR

[Intern] Premium Winemaking Internship, Columbia Winery, Sunnyside, WA

Upcoming REU Deadlines

April 15 Nanoscience and Microsystems REU

April 30 AlphaGenesis Incorporated Pre-Baccalaureate Program

May 1 Texas A&M REU

May 30 Student Research Participation Program at Argonne National Laboratory

May 31 Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences REU

June 1 Higher Education Research Experiences at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Varies Research Participation Programs at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

N/A Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management Science Education & Internship Program

For more information about the REUs or to see the whole list, visit http://cbee.oregonstate.edu/reus-2017

Career Development Center Events

http://career.oregonstate.edu/students/events

April 25: Speed Mock Interviews (register through Beaver Careers)

April 26: Spring Career Convention, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

April 27: Spring Interview Days (interview on campus upon invitation by employers)

MORE NEWS

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