ANNOUNCEMENTS

Deadline to register for Showcase: Registration closes 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.

Johnson Interns poster session: CBEE students will present work from their summer research experiences, 6-7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 27, in LINC 228 (outside the room in the open area).

ADVISING NOTES

CBEE Seniors planning to graduate Winter, Spring, Summer 2018: Please apply to graduate through MyOSU>Student Records>Apply to Graduate.

Sophomores and beyond: Please make appointments online with Richard Kerr (BioE/EnvE) or Kristin Kristin Rorrer (ChE).

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 MENTOR HOURS

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 this week are:

Monday: 11 a.m. to noon and 1-3 p.m
Wednesday: 11 a.m. to noon

Because of the Thanksgiving holiday, peer mentor hours this week on Wednesday afternoon, Thursday, and Friday are canceled. There will be a peer mentor available on Monday, Nov. 20, from 1-3 p.m.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Grad school info session: The OSU Graduate School is hosting a general information session covering the basics of graduate education at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 28, in the Austin Hall Stirek Auditorium. This session will provide general information for undergraduates considering whether graduate school is right for them. Topics covered include: What are the benefits of a graduate degree? What are the basic admission requirements and processes? How do I pay for my graduate education? There will be a detailed Q&A with Graduate School staff at the end of the presentation.

Forest fire panel: The Willamette Valley Section of the Society of Women Engineers will host a panel discussion on forest fires in Oregon, 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 29, in Kearney 112. The panel features two OSU researchers (Brenda McComb, emeritus dean and professor in the Department of Forest Ecosystems and Society, and James Johnston, research associate in Forest Engineering, Resources and Management), along with Kyle Proctor, an OSU graduate student in the Department of Biological and Ecological Engineering who was caught in the Eagle Creek Fire in September. A reception will be held in the atrium at 5 p.m. to recognize the College of Engineering for its ongoing support of SWE.

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.   

JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS

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.

WORKSHOPS

Technical Interview Presentations – Wed. Nov 29, 3 p.m., Johnson 221.
https://oregonstate.joinhandshake.com/events/87606/share_preview

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.

NEW JOB POSTINGS THIS WEEK

For more information about Jobs and Internships or to see the whole list, visit https://www.reddit.com/r/osucbee

[Career] Materials and Processing Engineer - Pratt & Whitney - East Hartford, CT

[Career] Facilities TCM Engineer - Intel - Phoenix, AZ

[Career] Entry-Level Water Resources Engineer - Dewberry - New York, NY

[Career] Entry-Level Environmental Engineer - TRC - Madison, WI

[Career] Process Engineer - BASF - Palmyra, MO

[Career] Entry-Level Environmental Engineer - GZA GeoEnvironmental - Livonia, MI

[Career] Associate Production Engineer - Air Liquide - High Springs, FL

[Intern] Engineering Co-op - Entegris - Billerica, MA         

[Intern] Research Intern - Lockheed Martin - Cherry Hill, NJ

[Career] Materials Engineer Associate - Lockheed Martin - Littleton, CO

UPCOMING REU DEADLINES

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 West Virginia University

Dec. 31: The Institute for Advanced Composite Manufacturing Innovation Internship Program

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. 5: Integration of Biology and Materials REU with Penn State Department of Chemical Engineering

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

RESOURCES AND LINKS

‘Using Handshake for Career EXPO Prep’ handout

CBEE Internships and Careers Web page 

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. 

Paid Engineering Internships Listing @ www.internships.com

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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