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Pulp and paper industry panel: Tuesday, Nov. 14, from 5-6 p.m. in Weniger 151. Engineers and managers from several local pulp and paper facilities, including Georgia-Pacific, Nalco Water, Solenis and Voith, will present an industry overview, provide information about careers, and answer your questions. Most panelists are OSU alumni. Hosted by the OSU TAPPI (Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry) student chapter. (NOTE: Location has changed.)
Kapstone Paper and Packaging information session: Wednesday, Nov. 15, 6 p.m., Johnson 102. Kapstone is looking for junior and senior chemical engineering students to fill six positions: internships (3- to 6-months) and full-time process engineers. Opportunities are in Longview, Washington. Bring your resume! Kapstone will select and invite interviewees on Wednesday evening for interviews on Thursday, Nov. 16, at the Career Center. For more information, see the event flier at: https://goo.gl/8oUX4B. Pizza and beverages provided!
Currie and Brown speaker meeting: Come network with representatives from Currie and Brown, one of the world’s leading asset management and construction consultancies, at 6 p.m. on Nov. 15 in Kearney 112. Currie and Brown is recruiting civil, construction, environmental, mechanical, industrial, and electrical engineers; they are open to OPT candidates as well. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/speaker-meeting-currie-and-brown-tickets-39559982974.
Paid research opportunities: The goal of URSA Engage is to provide first- and second-year students, and transfer students in their first year at OSU, opportunities to pursue research or a creative activity under the guidance of an OSU mentor. Students who are selected will receive an award of $750, and their faculty mentors will receive $250 in development funds. The program is available to undergraduates across all academic disciplines. Projects will take place from the middle of winter term 2018 through the end of spring term 2018 (15 weeks at five hours per week). For more information or to apply: http://undergraduate.oregonstate.edu/research/funding-opportunities/ursa-engage.
Register for Graduate Research Showcase: Registration is open through Nov. 20 for the 2018 Graduate Research Showcase, to be held on Feb. 8. This year’s event features a keynote luncheon with Jorge Cham, creator of PHD Comics; a career panel; and a poster session with prizes awarded to the top three presenters from each school. For more information, please visit the student information and registration page.
Guatemala Info Session: Students from any major are invited to travel to Guatemala for 10 days in September 2018 to learn about the household energy poverty facing 40 percent of the world’s families and the technologies and policies needed to help address it. Join the Humanitarian Engineering program for an info session on Thursday, Nov. 16, at 5:15 p.m. in the Willamette West room of the Valley Library. More details on the info session and about the past course are available online. Please contact the course leader, Nordica MacCarty at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Social Justice Retreats: Student Affairs is accepting applications through Dec. 1 for four weekend-long retreats to promote campus dialogues about race and racism: Racial Aikido Retreat, Jan. 19-21; Multiracial Aikido Retreat, Jan. 26-28; Examining White Identity in a Multicultural World, Jan. 19-21; International Student Social Justice Retreat, Feb. 2-4. Each of the retreats engage in the active exploration of the concept of race and how race influences our lived experiences and interactions. To learn more about the retreats or to apply for a retreat please go to: http://dce.oregonstate.edu/retreat.
CBEE Seminar: Danny D. Reible, Donovan Maddox Distinguished Engineering Chair at Texas Tech University, will present "Managing Water Quality through Innovations in Sediment Assessment and Remediation," Wednesday, Nov. 15, at 4 p.m. in Weniger 151.
Oregon Applied Sustainability Experience (OASE) Internship Program: Friday, Nov. 17, 9-10 a.m., Memorial Union 213 (Pan-Afrikan Sankofa Room). Listen to case studies and experiences from the first round of Oregon Applied Sustainability Experience (OASE) interns, and learn about paid internship and professor advisory opportunities in 2018. Download an event flyer for more information.
Walk-in advising hours: Monday through Friday, 3-5 p.m. Please check in on the iPad at the front desk in Johnson 116.
First-year CBEE students: Walk-in hours are Monday through Friday 4-4:30 p.m. Please check in at the desk in Johnson 114.
Peer mentors Lillie Hoffman, Isaac Alanko, and Jane Wong are available in Johnson 121 to help all CBEE undergrads with resumes, job search, course info. Peer mentor hours for fall term are:
Monday: 11 a.m. to noon
Wednesday: 1-3 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. to noon
Friday: 10-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m.
Because of upcoming Friday holidays, there will be additional peer mentor hours 1-3 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 6 and Monday, Nov. 20.
College of Engineering Career Drop-In Hours: Have a quick career development question? Come by our fall drop-in hours to get pointed in the right direction. Mondays 10-11 a.m. and Fridays 3-4 p.m. in 122 Johnson Hall.
Digital Professionalism – Tues, Nov 14, noon, KEC 1007. https://oregonstate.joinhandshake.com/events/88872/share_preview
Interviewing Skills – Thurs. Nov 16, noon, Valley Library 3622 West.
Technical Interview Presentations – Wed. Nov 29, 3 p.m., Johnson 221.
This workshop will cover how to create a strong PowerPoint presentation for use during technical interviews. The workshop is geared toward engineering graduate students who are interested in pursuing industry jobs, but all engineering students are welcome to attend.
Industry Panel – Pulp and Paper: Tuesday, Nov. 14, 5-6 p.m., Weniger 151. See Announcements (above) for more info.
Kapstone Paper and Packaging Information Session: Wednesday, Nov. 15, 6 p.m., Johnson 102. See Announcements (above) for more info.
For more information about Jobs and Internships or to see the whole list, visit https://www.reddit.com/r/osucbee
For more information about the REUs or to see the whole list, visit http://cbee.oregonstate.edu/reus-2018
Dec. 15: U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program
Dec. 22: DAAD RISE Germany
Dec. 29: Research in Chemistry REU at West Virginia University
Dec. 31: Washington Internships for Students in Engineering (WISE)
Dec. 31: NanoSAFE REU at Western Virginia University
Jan. 2: U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research Summer Internship
Jan. 3: Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program (MLEF)
Jan. 5: Janelia Undergraduate Scholars Program
Jan. 10: Caltech WAVE Fellows Program
Jan. 12: Fred Hutch Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Jan. 12: Department of Energy Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship
Jan. 15: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Undergraduate Research Program
Jan. 15: AAAS Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellows Program
Jan. 15: Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering REU at University of Washington
Jan. 16: The Air Force Research Laboratory Scholars Program
Jan. 29: Sustainable Urban Water Transdisciplinary Research Program for Undergraduates
Jan. 30: Vermont EPSCoR: Research on Adaptation to Climate Change
Student on-campus jobs: https://jobs.oregonstate.edu
Visit Handshake for OSU Career Development Center Job & Internship postings and Events
OSUCBEE Subreddit for CBEE Job & Internship postings
Set up a career & Internship advising appointment with Lynn Ekstedt, CBEE Corporate Relations
Resume & Cover Letter Drop-Ins Monday through Thursday, 1-4 p.m., Career Development Center, B008 Kerr Administration Building (basement)
Online Job Search Seminars and Webinars Need a seminar right now? Get 24/7 access to seminars and webinars on job and internship topics and to videos featuring employer and graduate school recruiters.
For Undergraduates: Paid Summer 2017 Undergraduate Research Positions. Over 800 programs – REU, NASA and other paid summer research opportunities for undergrads: http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/undergrads.aspx
Tips on applying and associated resources: http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/toolbox.aspx
Opportunities specifically in Engineering: http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/engineering.aspx
NASA-supported internships, fellowships and scholarships: http://intern.nasa.gov
GovInternships Twitter Feed: https://twitter.com/GovCareerPaths Provides current information about opportunities at the Department of Energy, including Oak Ridge National Laboratory, National Energy Technology Laboratory, and Savannah River National Laboratory.
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