blog postsStudy_AbroadEngineeringInternational Engineering Research AbroadMar 28, 2017 9:45 am0 views APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING! The College of Engineering International Programs in Engineering (IPENG) is still accepting applications for summer research opportunities in the following countries: South KoreaSpainTaiwan (Junior standing preferred) All research is reviewed by chief department advisors upon return to campus to determine if you will receive technical credit. Applications Due: April 1, 2017For more details about research abroad opportunities, please visit the IPENG Office at 210 Engineering Hall.Professional DevelopmentEngineeringNACME/Chevron Scholarship Opportunity for non-NACME ScholarsMar 7, 2017 1:30 pm26 views NACME was awarded a grant from the Chevron Corporation to provide additional scholarship support for four (4) students at your institution. Successful applicants will receive a $5,000 scholarship award for one year, for the academic year 2017-2018. Please note that this scholarship is for non-NACME Scholars. Attached is a copy of the application which includes the guidelines for the scholarship. Eligible students must be freshmen, sophomores and juniors who are pursuing the following engineering disciplines: mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, civil engineering, computer science, etc . Please distribute to your students and encourage them to apply and the due date is April 1, 2017.EngineeringGraduate SchoolResearchMentoring Undergraduates in Science and Engineering (MUSE)Mar 3, 2017 12:15 pm2 views Are you looking for a mentor? The Mentoring Undergraduates in Science and Engineering (MUSE) program is designed to foster mentoring relationships. The program aims to network undergradaute students with graduate students and to facilitate mentor-mentee relationships based on a common research interest. Participants define their own goals and the direction of the mentoring relationship. - Learn about graduate school and the application process- Learn about research and what it involves- Find opportunities to be involved in research projects- Seek advise on particular research projects- Shadow your mentor to learn about graduate school life Eligibility - Must be a University of illinois student- Must be enrolled in the College of Engineering To apply to participate in MUSE, please complete the information sheet on this MUSE webpage. Please visit the MUSE Website for more information.ResearchEngineeringInterdisciplinary Water Science and Engineering NSF REUFeb 21, 2017 1:00 pm5 views Application Deadline March 17, 2017 (5:00 PM, EST) Applications are invited from qualified and motivated undergraduate students (rising sophomores, juniors and seniors) from all U.S. colleges/universities to participate in a 10-week (May 21-July 28, 2017) summer research in interdisciplinary water science and engineering at Virginia Tech. U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents are eligible to apply. The research program is funded through the National Science Foundation – Research Experiences for Undergraduates (NSF REU) program. The 10-week internship will begin on May 21, 2017 (arrival day) at Virginia Tech and end on July 29, 2017 (departure day). The research internship includes a stipend of $500/week, housing (two persons per room), meals, and travel expenses*. We have already graduated 85 excellent undergraduate researchers, representing 55+ institutions in the United States from our prior sites during 2007-09, 2010- 2013 and 2014-16. Ten students will be recruited for this program and two of them will travel to India for research. The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM) is the host institution in India. Additional details can be found on the website. Application materials, details of Research Mentors along with summer 2017 research projects and other program activities can be found here: http://www.lewas.centers.vt.edu/index.php/lewas-nsf-reu/nsf-reu-online-application-2017 We request applicants to upload their applications along with other required documents by the deadline (application review will begin on March 13, 2017, applications may continue to be submitted until March 17, 2017, 5:00 pm, EST) using the online form found at the link above. Successful applicants will be informed beginning March 22, 2017. Please contact either Dr. Vinod K Lohani (phone: (540) 231-0019; FAX: (540) 231-0970; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org) or Jennifer Cacciola (phone: (540) 231-5244; E-mail: email@example.com) for questions.CompetitionsCampus eventsEngineeringSpeakUp! - Engineering Ambassadors' Speaking CompetitionFeb 14, 2017 1:30 pm0 views Do you want a chance to express yourself? Do you encourage sustainability? Speech is powerful. Here is a chance for you to expand your communication skills and win fabulous prizes. The Speaking Competition is hosted by the University of Illinois Engineering Ambassadors, sponsored by Monsanto. An info session is happening Tonight (February 14th) at 5:30pm in 106B1 EH. Theme: Environment, Conservation, SustainabilityAll STEM (Science Technology Engineering or Mathematics) Majors welcome. Prizes of $200, $100, $50 will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners, respectively.Accepted contestants will be REQUIRED to attend a public speaking workshop on Sunday March 5th from 9am - 5pm. APPLICATION DEADLINE: Midnight, February 19thApply here: https://goo.gl/forms/OoZVf22pp2eCTPfg1Your submission will be reviewed and results will be announced by February 24th Any questions can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org Campus eventsEngineeringMaster of Engineering in Energy SystemsFeb 7, 2017 12:00 pm2 views February 20, 2017, Monday3:00 - 4:00 PM114 Transportation Building Information Session: MASTER OF ENGINEERING IN ENERGY SYSTEMS Designed for professional engineers, the Master of Engineering in Energy Systems program prepares students for work in the private sector, government and non-governmental organizations in a diversifying global energy systems environment. Applications are due JUNE 1, 2017 to start in the Fall 2017 Term Contact Amy McCullough (email@example.com) if you have questions.ResearchEngineeringNEW Entrepreneurial Research ExperienceDec 15, 2016 4:45 pm0 views Have you ever considered starting your own business, seeking a patent for one of your ideas, or are interested in cutting edge research and translating those ideas to the marketplace? If so, UConn’s Entrepreneurial REU is for you! Participate in this 10 week REU program: June 5th-August 11th, 2017. Learn more and apply by March 15, 2017.ResearchEngineeringUndergraduate Assistant Needed - Information and Intelligence GroupDec 7, 2016 4:00 pm19 views Project Description: Undergrads will be working on projects on music intelligence, including personalized music education, music style identification and mixing, automatic composition, etc. Requirements Major in CS, ECE, Math, or MusicProficient in scientific computing (using python) or web design/programmingProficient in reading music notations in sheet musicGood at self-learning softwares, such as finale, MIDI formats, etc.Preferably junior or senior students. Freshmen and sophomores are also welcome to apply, if you can show strong expertise in math, CS or musicPreferably with knowledge of basics about theory of tonal musicPreferably with strong background in at least one of the following areas: artificial intelligence, machine learning, information theory, stochastic processes, music composition. Submit the following to apply CV/ResumeUnofficial TranscriptsAnything that you feel can show your expertise that is needed in the minimum/preferred requirements (e.g. writing samples, simple demo from your previous research projects) Please contact Haizi Yu (Graduate Student, Computer Science)Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgResearchEngineeringUndergraduate Assistant Needed - Automated Software Engineering Research GroupDec 7, 2016 4:00 pm16 views Project Description: Android Programming: Our group is doing some research related to analyzing data collected from keyboard applications on Android. The undergraduate student's responsibility for this project will include browsing the most popular Android keyboard applications, compiling a list of unique features and then creating the Android keyboard application with selected features. Web programming: The undergraduate student will be working with the backend services that supports Code Hunt: (http://www.codehunt.com). The student's responsibility for this project will include exploring what applications (web or mobile) can be created by accessing the backend services that supports Code Hunt and/or exploring ways of improving existing applications such as Code Hunt that is already using backend services. Requirements Java, C# or web programming experiences is not necessary but recommended Submit the following to apply Curriculum vitae (CV)/resume Please contact Wing Lam (Graduate Student, Computer Science)Email: email@example.comResearchEngineeringUndergraduate Assistant Needed - Renewable Energy & Turbulent Environment GroupDec 6, 2016 9:45 pm3 views Project Description: Research about fluid mechanics with focus on fluid-structure interaction (FSI) problems, which is widely used in energy harvesting, structure stability analysis, etc. Benefits of this research experience: Access to cutting edge equipment and ideas about fluid mechanics research (focusing on FSI problems), which significantly helps you to have ideas about the graduate studies and researchOpportunities to have your name in publications/papers Requirements Students with engineering background are welcome, especially from Mechanical Engineering department with interest in fluid mechanics.Overall GPA should be 3.5 or higher Submit the following to apply Curriculum vitae (CV)) Please contact Yaqing Jin (Graduate Student, Mechanical Engineering)Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgResearchEngineeringInternshipsUndergraduate Research Assistant (Institute for Genomic Biology)Nov 30, 2016 3:15 pm8 views Project Description: TERRA-MEPP (Mobile Energy-Crop Phenotyping Platform) is a low-cost, autonomous robot that analyzes biofuel crops throughout the growing season to pinpoint plants with desirable yield and sustainability traits. More information can be found at: https://terra-mepp.igb.illinois.edu Requirements Strong preference will be given to students with an engineering or technology backgroundComfortable with programming, basic electronics, and mathematical calculationsPreferably electrical, mechanical, agricultural engineering and/or computer science major Anyone with the appropriate skills background is encouraged to apply. Submit the following to apply Current resume including brief descriptions of past applicable projects Please contact Prof. Joshua Peschel (Institute for Genomic Biology)Email: email@example.com UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT (Computer Science) Project Description: Our group has various projects related to software testing in general, and security for Internet of Things in particular. Note: Our group has had undergraduates start as early as their freshman year and still do very well (e.g., publish papers, release open-source code, get into grad school, win departmental and national awards, etc.). Requirements Must have programming skills, preferably in Java (Python, C, and C++ also acceptable)Motivated to do research To apply Post your curriculum vitae (CV) online and email a link to Prof. Darko Marinov Please contact Prof. Darko Marinov (Computer Science)Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgResearchCampus eventsEngineeringUndergraduate Research Workshop - Spring 2017Nov 30, 2016 3:00 pm0 views The College of Engineering's UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH WORKSHOP will be held on Wednesday, JANUARY 18, 2017 from 5:30 - 7:30 PM in Rooms ABC of the Illini Union. This workshop, which is held only in the spring, is brought to you by the Engineering Council's Deans Student Advisory Committee (DSAC). This is an opportunity for you to learn more about getting involved in research! Join us for an evening of discussions about undergraduate research. Mark Your Calendars! WHAT: Undergraduate Research WorkshopWHEN: Wednesday, January 18, 2017, 5:30 -7:30PMWHERE: Rooms ABC Illini Union Registration is FREE, please pre-register by January 4, 2017! Food and drinks will be provided! REGISTER FOR THE WORKSHOPResearchEngineeringInternshipsBiomedical Engineering Summer Internship Program (BESIP)Nov 30, 2016 11:45 am0 views Application for BESIP 2017 is now open! The National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) sponsored Biomedical Engineering Summer Internship (BESIP) is for undergraduate biomedical engineering students who have completed their junior year of college. The 10-week program, under the guidance of Dr. Robert Lutz, BESIP Program Director, is scheduled from June 5, 2017 to August 11, 2017. The internship will allow rising senior bioengineering students to participate in cutting-edge biomedical research projects under the mentorship of world-class scientists in NIH laboratories in Bethesda, MD. Click here for Application Information Eligibility Applicant must have completed at least three years (6 semesters or 9 quarters) of undergraduate study in a biomedical engineering or bioengineering degree program by the start of the 2017 summer.Applicant must plan to be returning to undergraduate school for at least one term following the summer BESIP.Applicant must be a United States citizen or permanent resident attending college in the U.S.Because of housing arrangements, the structure of the program, the orientation procedures and the planned group activities, the student must be present on the Bethesda campus to participate in the entire ten-week program between June 5 and August 11, 2017. Online Application Deadline: February 9, 2017Deadline for Reference Letters: February 12, 2017Notification of selected interns by February 26, 2017EngineeringCoursesThe Hoeft Technology & Management Program Info SessionsNov 15, 2016 5:00 pm2 views The Hoeft Technology & Management Program Info Sessions The Hoeft Technology & Management (T&M) Program bridges the gap between traditional engineering and business education by offering a unique curriculum to a select group of highly qualified business and engineering undergraduates. The T&M Program is a joint venture between the College of Business and the College of Engineering and works closely with its corporate affiliate partners to groom the best and the brightest students to be tomorrow's leaders. Tuesday, Nov. 15th, 5-6 p.m., 1320 DCL Wednesday, Nov. 16th, 5-6 p.m., 2043 BIF Who? Business and engineering majors planning to graduate any time from May 2019 to December 2020 Questions? Email email@example.com Interested students are encouraged to “like” the T&M page on Facebook. Campus eventsEngineeringProfessional DevelopmentEngineering Ambassadors Accepting ApplicationsSep 12, 2016 4:00 pm0 views Inspire middle and high school students to challenge conventional ideas about science and engineering by becoming and Engineering Ambassador. Application deadline: Thursday, September 15, 2016.Graduate SchoolEngineeringMichigan Engineering Graduate SymposiumAug 24, 2016 3:00 pm0 views Thinking about graduate school? Attend the Engineering Graduate Symposium at the University of Michigan on Friday, November 11, 2016.InternshipsEngineeringCity of Champaign Engineering Summer InternshipsMar 9, 2016 4:45 pm0 views The City of Champaign Pubic Works Department is currently soliciting applications for engineering summer internship positions within the Engineering Division. Application deadline: March 13, 2016EngineeringInternshipsPublic Works Engineering InternsMar 2, 2016 1:45 pm0 views The City of Champaign seeks qualified candidates for a career opportunity as an Engineering Intern in the Public Works Department. Application deadline: March 13, 2016InternshipsEngineeringResearch2016 Summer Internship at UCSDFeb 12, 2016 1:15 pm0 views Are you majoring in Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Geology? Consider a 10 week summer internship at the University of California, San Diego. Application deadline: February 26, 2016Campus eventsEngineeringSpring 2016 Premed Workshops for EngineersFeb 4, 2016 3:30 pm0 views Do you want to become a doctor? Attend the spring 2016 premed workshops for engineers.EngineeringCorporate ConnectionsFull-time JobsEnvironmental Development Manager PositionDec 18, 2015 11:15 am0 views Attention Civil Engineers: Work at the CHA as an Environmental Development Manager. Apply today!Campus eventsEngineeringPortuguese/Brazilian Studies Major and Minor Course Info SessionNov 13, 2015 3:00 pm0 views Thinking about international business, agriculture, engineering, or Latin American affairs, in addition to area/cultural/language studies? Learn more on Tuesday, November 17 at 11:00am in FLB 1080 – Lucy Ellis LoungeInternshipsEngineeringThe Washington Center Federal Diversity Internship InitiativeNov 11, 2015 10:30 am0 views Earn a fully funded, paid internship with a federal agency! Application deadline: November 18 (for the spring semester) or January 15 (for the summer term).Full-time JobsEngineeringIDOT Civil Engineer OpeningsNov 6, 2015 3:30 pm0 views Are you a civil engineer graduating in December or May? Application deadline: November 12, 2015.EngineeringCoursesEngineering Learning Assistant (ELA) Positions OpenOct 28, 2015 3:45 pm40 views Create an impactful first-year experience through intentional instruction, mentorship, and advocacy. Become an IEFX ELA. Apply today!Professional DevelopmentEngineeringFull-time JobsNASA Pathways Internship ProgramSep 30, 2015 1:15 pm12 views Become a part of the NASA team starting January 2016! Application deadline: Friday, October 9, 2015EngineeringGraduate SchoolTexas A&M 2015 Graduate ExpoSep 14, 2015 4:00 pm1 views Are you interested in doctoral programs within engineering or computer science? Visit November 1-2, 2015. Applicaiton deadline: September 23InternshipsEngineeringNASA Goddard Student Pathways WebinarSep 14, 2015 3:00 pm2 views Get essential information on the student pathways internship opportunities at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC). Learn moreGraduate SchoolEngineeringOhio State's Prospective Graduate School Open HouseAug 31, 2015 4:45 pm0 views Interested in graduate studies? Attend Ohio State’s graduate programs preview day. Application deadline: Friday, September 18, 2015.EngineeringGraduate SchoolProfessional DevelopmentPrinceton Engineering Graduate Symposium (PEGS)Aug 27, 2015 2:00 pm0 views interested in graduate studies at Princeton? Visit during PEGSGraduate SchoolEngineeringProfessional DevelopmentMIT Converge ProgramAug 27, 2015 1:00 pm24 views Attention juniors and seniors: Interested in graduate studies at MIT? Participate in CONVERGE.Graduate SchoolEngineeringPenn State STEM Open HouseAug 5, 2015 4:00 pm0 views Interested in graduate school? Visit Penn State! Application Deadline: September 11, 2015EngineeringResearchMinority Institution Research Support ProgramMar 12, 2015 3:45 pm0 views Interested in astrobiology? Application deadline: March 16, 2015EngineeringCampus eventsResearch2015 Bio Nanotechnology Summer Institute: July 27-August 7, 2015Mar 9, 2015 9:15 am0 views Network and train with experts in the field. Application deadline: Tuesday, March 31, 2015EngineeringCompetitionsProfessional DevelopmentASEE Conference: March 27-28, 2015Mar 4, 2015 3:30 pm0 views Call for student posters. Abstract due date: Monday, March 9, 2015Engineering2015 Engineering Summer Camp CounselorFeb 24, 2015 11:00 am22 views Become a GAMES/WYSE summer camp counselor. Apply today.EngineeringFull-time JobsCrawford, Murphy & Tilly , Inc. (CMT)Feb 24, 2015 10:00 am0 views Job opening: entry level civil engineer. Apply today.Graduate SchoolEngineeringResearchBerkeley Engineering Preview Day 2015Feb 23, 2015 4:00 pm0 views Interested in applying to PhD programs in engineering? Take a look at Berkeley. Application deadline: April 1, 2015ResearchEngineeringGraduate SchoolResearch Experience for UndergraduatesFeb 19, 2015 2:30 pm4 views Conduct research at Mississippi State University. Applications due by March 1, 2015ResearchEngineeringGraduate SchoolResearch Experience for UndergraduatesFeb 19, 2015 2:30 pm0 views Conduct research at Mississippi State University. Applications due by March 1, 2015SHPEEngineeringFellowshipsProfessional DevelopmentThe ExxonMobil LOFT FellowshipFeb 12, 2015 3:30 pm0 views Participate in this mentoring program and earn a $1,000 educational grant Application deadline: April 15ScholarshipsEngineeringGreat Minds in STEM (GMiS) 2015-2016 HENAAC ScholarshipFeb 5, 2015 2:30 pm0 views The HENAAC scholarship application portal is now open! Apply today.EngineeringAmerican Society for Engineering EducationFeb 5, 2015 2:15 pm0 views Call for Student Posters! Abstract Due Date: Monday, March 9, 2015EngineeringResearchREU Opportunity at Tennessee Technological UniversityFeb 3, 2015 4:00 pm0 views Conduct manufacturing related research and experience techno-entrepreneurship.EngineeringResearchScholarshipsSyracuse University Interactive Biomaterials REUJan 29, 2015 3:15 pm7 views Interested in research on biomaterials? Earn a $5,400 scholarship and university housing.EngineeringScholarshipsASCO Numatics Industrial Automation Engineering College ScholarshipJan 28, 2015 9:00 am0 views Pursuing a career in industrial automation? Earn a $5,000 scholarship!EngineeringResearchSummer 2015 Research Program: June 1 - August 7, 2015Jan 22, 2015 1:45 pm0 views Earn a paid summer research opportunity through the LSAMP research program at Syracuse University. Deadline: March 6, 2015EngineeringInternshipsProfessional DevelopmentSummer 2015 Student Intern ProgramJan 15, 2015 4:30 pm1 views Intern for the city and county of San Francisco. Deadline: February 11, 2015EngineeringProfessional DevelopmentResearchProcter & Gamble – Research Your Future in Science SeminarJan 15, 2015 4:30 pm5 views Freshmen and sophomores: learn what it’s like to work in R&D at P&G. Deadline: April 24, 2015EngineeringProfessional DevelopmentResearchSAGE CorpsJan 15, 2015 4:30 pm0 views Work abroad with foreign tech startups for 8-12 weeks! Apply today.