ANNOUNCEMENTS

FE review course open: The IISE Club (Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers) will host its annual review course during the winter term to assist Oregon State engineering students studying for the FE Exam. The course will cover mathematics, probability and statistics, engineering economics, electrical fundamentals, statics, dynamics, strength of materials, materials science, thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, and heat transfer. Registration includes access to digital recordings of each lecture and notes on Canvas through Sept. 1. Cost to register is $125. Send questions to: tec@oregonstateiise.org

RSVP now for Research Ready: Academic Programs & Learning Innovation will host its second-ever Research Ready workshop on Wednesday, Jan. 17, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. (location TBD). Undergraduates from all Oregon State disciplines are encouraged to attend. This will be an excellent opportunity for students to learn how to navigate the process of getting involved in research or creative work with a faculty member on campus. RSVP to https://tinyurl.com/yb3bfr39

URSA Engage deadline: Student applications to the URSA Engage Program are due Jan. 15. Drop-in advising hours are 1-3 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays in Waldo 140. For additional information and a link to the student application, please visit: http://undergraduate.oregonstate.edu/research/getting-involved/ursa-engage

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Family Science and Engineering Nights: The schedule for the Winter 2018 term is posted below. All of these events are scheduled to take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday evenings. Details concerning vanpool arrangements will be sent each week by email. Questions? Contact Skip Rochefort at (skip.rochefort@oregonstate.edu). 

  • Jan. 11 – Takena Elementary (Albany)
  • Jan. 18 – Clover Ridge (Albany) 
  • Jan. 25 – Franklin Elementary (Corvallis)
  • Feb. 8 – Independence Elementary (Independence) 
  • Feb. 15 – Pioneer School (Lebanon)
  • Feb. 22 – Santiam Christian Schools (Adair Village) 
  • March 8 – South Shore Elementary (Albany) 

ADVISING NOTES

All Day Walk-in Advising Monday and Tuesday: Richard Kerr will be available from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 8 and 9. Please check in at the front desk in Johnson 116.  

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.

Walk-in advising hours:  Wednesday 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 124 (note: new location!) to help all CBEE undergrads with resumes, job search, course info. Peer mentor hours for winter term are:

  • Monday: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Thursday: 3-5 p.m.

SEMINAR

CBEE Seminar: Devlin Montfort will give a talk on “Engineering Epistemology” at 4 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 8, in Johnson 102. Due to the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, there will be no seminar next week. The next CBEE seminar will be on Monday, Jan. 22.

JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS

College of Engineering Career Drop-In Hours: Have a quick career development question? Come by our winter drop-in hours, starting Tuesday, Jan. 16, to get pointed in the right direction. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in 124 Johnson Hall (note: new location).

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

Be sure to check the website for new postings during the week!

UPCOMING REU DEADLINES

For more information about the REUs or to see the whole list, visit http://cbee.oregonstate.edu/reus-2018

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. 19: ORISE Fellowship Opportunity at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Jan. 22: OHSU Center for Diversity & Inclusion Summer Equity Research Program 

Jan. 29:  Sustainable Urban Water Transdisciplinary Research Program for Undergraduates

Jan. 29:  Domestic Nuclear Detection Office Summer Internship Program

Jan. 30: Vermont EPSCoR: Research on Adaptation to Climate Change

Jan. 31: Center for Discrete Mathematics & Theoretical Computer Science REU

Jan. 31:  Internet of Things at University of California, Irvine

Jan. 31:  School of Life Sciences International Summer Research Program at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Jan. 31: Mathematical and Theoretical Biology Institute Summer Program

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.

MORE NEWS

Items for the Bulletin may be submitted by email to keith.hautala@oregonstate.edu. The deadline is 4 p.m. Friday for inclusion in the following Monday's issue.