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