blog postsCorporate ConnectionsProfessional DevelopmentDow Diamond SymposiumApr 26, 2017 3:00 pm31 views The Dow Diamond Symposium is an exciting three day event intended for African American, Latino, and American Indian undergraduate students majoring in Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Accounting/Finance, and Business Administration with one of the world’s largest and leading chemical companies. Selected participants will be exposed to potential career opportunities within Dow and learn more about the Science to Our Success. Diamond Symposium participants can expect to:- Hear from dynamic Dow leaders on “How to Create Your Personal Brand” and “Build Networking Skills”- Learn more about Dow, our technology & products, our sustainability, and our employee resource groups- Participate in a cross-functional case study- Meet and network with Dow leaders and employees The event runs from August 21st through August 24th in Midland, Michigan. The symposium is before the first day of instruction for Fall Semester. Travel, food, and accommodation expenses will be covered. You should apply as Engineering or Supply Chain Management. Please review the qualifications and online expectations. For more information and to apply: http://www.dow.com/en-us/careers/diamond-symposiumProfessional 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.ResearchProfessional DevelopmentUndergraduate Research Assistant Needed: Motion Strategy and Virtual Reality LaboratoryJan 27, 2017 11:00 am11 views Project Description: There are two possible projects - (i) designing and implementing robotic swarms with high-level specifications on their dynamics. The focus is on quantifying the sensing/actuation/computational requirements needed to generate different swarm dynamics. (ii) developing high-level, verifiable specification languages for the design and control of robotic systems, eventually contributing to ROS (Robot Operating System). The focus of both projects is on simple mobile robots for personal/household use. Applicants should review these publications to get a sense of related research: http://msl.cs.illinois.edu/~lavalle/papers.htmlRequirements Interest in robotics, math, and/or programming languagesCS, Physics, ECE, ME, Math, and any other engineering or design-based majorExperience in robotic hardware or electronics preferredInterest in non-traditional programming languages such as functional or algebraic languages preferredExperience with relevant math (e.g., logic, algebra, graph theory, topology, or statistical mechanics) preferred Please contact Alexandra Niles (Graduate Student, Computer Science)Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgMotion Strategy and Virtual Reality LaboratoryCampus 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.Campus eventsProfessional DevelopmentProvost's Undergraduate Student Advisory Board – Accepting ApplicationsAug 24, 2016 3:15 pm0 views Contribute to campus as a member of the Provost’s Undergraduate Student Advisory Board. Application deadline: Friday, September 9, 2016Professional DevelopmentStudy_AbroadEngineering for Social Justice Scholars ProgramMar 29, 2016 4:45 pm0 views Explore the relationship between engineering and social justice and engage in participatory problem-solving to create a more socially and environmentally just society. Application deadline: April 8, 2016.Professional DevelopmentNIU Summer Math College InstructorFeb 4, 2016 3:30 pm0 views This a part-time position with the Summer Math College with teaching opportunities in Chicago and Naperville for approximately six weeks, Monday thru Thursday. Learn more and apply by February 15, 2016.Professional DevelopmentResearchUndergraduate Conference Travel Grant - Office of Undergraduate ResearchFeb 4, 2016 3:30 pm0 views Have you been accepted for presentation at a conference? Apply for a travel grant. Application deadline: February 22, 2016Professional DevelopmentResearchIL-IN ASEE Section Conference - Call for Student PostersFeb 2, 2016 4:45 pm0 views Submit abstracts to the upcoming Illinois-Indiana ASEE conference for a Poster Presentation. This is a great opportunity to showcase your efforts on a project and gain experience presenting in a professional environment.Professional DevelopmentEmerging Business Leaders: Program CoordinatorFeb 2, 2016 4:30 pm10 views Prepare tomorrow’s leaders today by assisting in the Emerging Business Leaders Program. Learn more and apply.FellowshipsProfessional DevelopmentResearchSummer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)Jan 15, 2016 4:45 pm0 views Are you interested in a paid Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in Computational Nanotechnology at Purdue University? Apply today! Apply by March 10, 2016SHPEFellowshipsProfessional DevelopmentCHCI’s Graduate Fellowship ProgramDec 11, 2015 3:45 pm0 views Gain professional experience in public policy arenas in Washington, D.C. Learn more and apply by February 5, 2016InternshipsProfessional DevelopmentBlue Waters Student Internship ProgramDec 11, 2015 3:15 pm0 views This is a one year STEM and high-performance computing research internship program. Application Deadline: February 1, 2016ResearchProfessional DevelopmentUndergraduate Research Position in Environmental EngineeringDec 11, 2015 3:00 pm0 views Entry-level opportunity for students interested in environmental engineering (microalgae & wastewater treatment). Learn more and contact Prof. Guest with questions.ResearchProfessional DevelopmentMIT Amgen ScholarsNov 18, 2015 1:15 pm0 views Participate in a nine-week paid faculty-mentored summer research program in MIT laboratories. Learn more and apply before March 2016.ResearchProfessional DevelopmentUniversity of California at Berkeley SUPERB-IT 2016Oct 12, 2015 9:45 am0 views Gain 9 weeks of research experience with a $4500 stipend at UC Berkeley! Application deadline: January 30, 2016Professional 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, 2015Campus eventsCorporate ConnectionsProfessional DevelopmentMicrosoft On-Campus VisitsSep 18, 2015 11:15 am0 views Microsoft will be on campus. Come out to be seen and heard!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.Study_AbroadCampus eventsProfessional DevelopmentStudents of Color AbroadMay 11, 2015 2:45 pm12 views Why do more students of color need to study abroad? Learn more hereCampus eventsProfessional DevelopmentNow Hiring: La Casa Cultural LatinaApr 9, 2015 2:00 pm0 views Join La Casa to assist with event programming, community outreach and more. Application deadline: April 24, 2015Corporate ConnectionsProfessional DevelopmentOut for Undergrad Engineering Conference (OUEC)Mar 31, 2015 10:00 am19 views Are you a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, or Transgender (LGBT) engineering student? Apply now for the Out for Undergrad Engineering Conference (OUEC)! At OUEC you'll get the opportunity to network with recruiters from top engineering companies, meet LGBT peers and professionals from a wide variety of industries, and learn how to manage your identity to your advantage in the workplace. Airfare and lodging for all attendees is paid for by Out for Undergrad! Learn more and apply today at outforundergrad.org.EngineeringCompetitionsProfessional DevelopmentASEE Conference: March 27-28, 2015Mar 4, 2015 3:30 pm0 views Call for student posters. Abstract due date: Monday, March 9, 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 15Professional DevelopmentCorporate ConnectionsMorgan Stanley – The Early Insights Program for WomenFeb 9, 2015 3:30 pm0 views Freshmen and sophomore women: Explore the financial services industry. Application deadline: Sunday, February 22, 2015Campus eventsProfessional DevelopmentIllinois Leadership Program – ImprintFeb 9, 2015 3:00 pm0 views Register today to develop skills to become a successful leader.EngineeringInternshipsProfessional DevelopmentSummer 2015 Student Intern ProgramJan 15, 2015 4:30 pm1 views Intern for the city and county of San Francisco. Deadline: February 11, 2015Campus eventsProfessional DevelopmentSummer Internships for Native Americans in Genomics (SING)Jan 15, 2015 4:30 pm0 views This workshop will be held August 2-9 here at UIUC. Apply todayEngineeringProfessional 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.Professional DevelopmentLiberty Mutual Insurance Leadership ForumJan 7, 2015 4:30 pm1 views Network with students, senior leaders and recruitment professionals. Deadline: April 30, 2015Campus eventsProfessional DevelopmentConflict Resolution Training OpportunityNov 25, 2014 9:30 am2 views Develop your conflict resolution skills. Deadline: Jan. 26EngineeringInternshipsProfessional DevelopmentResearch2015 Summer Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)Nov 13, 2014 4:45 pm16 views Gain research experience through a summer internship. Deadline: 01/30/15Corporate ConnectionsEngineeringProfessional DevelopmentQualcomm - DECA 2015Nov 10, 2014 2:30 pm18 views Gain experience in the wireless industry. Deadline: 11/17EngineeringGraduate SchoolProfessional DevelopmentResearchSummer Undergraduate Program in Engineering Research at BerkleyNov 10, 2014 11:00 am4 views Prepare for graduate study this summer!Campus eventsCorporate ConnectionsEngineeringProfessional DevelopmentThe Hoeft Technology & Management ProgramNov 7, 2014 9:00 am2 views Learn more at the info sessions.Campus eventsEngineeringProfessional DevelopmentThe ECS Winter Job Shadow ProgramOct 24, 2014 3:30 pm3 views Explore potential career opportunities. Register today!EngineeringProfessional DevelopmentEngineering Learning Assistant (ELA) Positions Open NowOct 22, 2014 1:00 pm2 views Apply today to become an ELA with IEFX!Campus eventsGraduate SchoolProfessional DevelopmentHarvard Business School MBA OpportunityOct 22, 2014 9:00 am1 views Visit the Career Center on October 29 at 7 for more information.CompetitionsEngineeringProfessional DevelopmentSourceAmerica Design ChallengeOct 7, 2014 3:00 pm5 views Win a trip to Washington, DC and compete for 1st place!Corporate ConnectionsInternshipsProfessional DevelopmentHACU Offers 3 Summer 2015 Internships with Goldman SachsSep 25, 2014 10:30 am73 views Take a look at these opportunies: Strats Summer Analyst, Ops Summer Analyst, and Tech Summer Analyst; then review the criteria and application directions. Deadine: October 7, 2014.CompetitionsProfessional DevelopmentResearchOffice of Undergraduate Research Conference Travel GrantsSep 18, 2014 3:15 pm2 views Subsidize the presentation of your undergraduate research at professional conferences.Professional DevelopmentRegister Today for the 2014 Women of Color STEM ConferenceSep 16, 2014 1:15 pm8 views Keep building on your success at the 2014 WOC STEM Conference!Campus eventsEngineeringProfessional DevelopmentJoin Illinois Engineering Ambassadors!Sep 15, 2014 3:00 pm3 views Tell younger students what engineering is all about! Attend the info session on Wednesday, September 17 at 7pm in 1265 DCL to learn more!Corporate ConnectionsProfessional DevelopmentCamp @ Goldman Sachs for Financial Services IndustryMay 5, 2014 2:00 pm15 views The Goldman Sachs Undergraduate Camp is a two-day program for Black, Latino/Hispanic, and Native American college undergraduate freshmen and sophomores who are interested in exploring the numerous career paths in the financial services industry, and learning more about summer internship opportunities at the firm.Campus eventsProfessional DevelopmentIEFX NetWORK Lunch SeriesMar 7, 2014 3:15 pm3 views Dear Students, Be sure to join us for the IEFX NetWORK Lunch Series. These lunches are part of our commitment to support you in your academic and professional development. Space is limited, please RSVP using the form linked below. If you are unable to sign-up, don’t worry because there will be several events in the future. Please be sure to check your schedule before signing up! Lunch Series: Boeing Wednesday, March 12th 112 Engineering Hall 12:00pm-1:00pm RSVP at https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/2403150Professional DevelopmentIEFX NetWORK Lunch SeriesFeb 28, 2014 11:15 am8 views Be sure to join us for the IEFX NetWORK Lunch Series. These lunches are part of our commitment to support you in your academic and professional development. Space is limited, please RSVP using the form linked below. If you are unable to sign-up, don’t worry because there will be several events in the future. Please be sure to check your schedule before signing up! Lunch Series: Riverbed Technology (Please select ONE of the following) Wednesday, March 5th 112 Engineering Hall 12:00pm-1:00pm RSVP at https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/9181538 OR Thursday, March 6th 112 Engineering Hall 12:00pm-1:00pm RSVP at https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/2137844 Featuring: Riverbed Technology -- Riverbed Technology is a IT infrastructure performance company that earned revenues of $728.5M in 2011. More information found at http://www.riverbed.com/us/. To gain the most out of this experience we recommend that you research the company and bring a smile, your appetite, and a list of questions that you would like to ask. Remember you have the opportunity to receive a free lunch, learn about the company, start creating contacts, and gain insight into potential internship opportunities that may give you an edge after graduation. For any questions please feel free to contact me at email@example.com or 217-244-3826. Ndu Ndubuisi Egekeze P.E. Corporate Liaison Illinois Engineering First-Year Experience College of Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignCampus eventsProfessional DevelopmentIEFX Network Lunch Series - P & GFeb 18, 2014 3:00 pm11 views Be sure to join us for the IEFX Network Lunch Series. These lunches and workshops are part of our commitment to support you in your academic and professional development. Space is limited, please RSVP using the form linked below. If you are unable to sign-up, don’t worry because there will be several events in the future. Please be sure to check your schedule before signing up! Lunch Series: Procter & Gamble Wednesday, February 19th 112 Engineering Hall 12:00pm-1:00pm RSVP at https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/2066008 -- P&G is the world’s largest and most profitable consumer products company, with nearly $84 billion in sales. More information found at http://www.pg.com/en_US/index.shtml To gain the most out of this experience we recommend that you research the company and bring a smile, your appetite, and a list of questions that you would like to ask. Remember you have the opportunity to receive a free lunch, learn about the company, start creating contacts, and gain insight into potential internship opportunities that may give you an edge after graduation. For any questions please feel free to contact Ndubuisi Egekeze at firstname.lastname@example.org . Professional DevelopmentEffective Planning WorkshopSep 17, 2013 3:45 pm18 views Thursday, September 19, 2013, at 6:30 PM 429 Grainger Library Do you ever tell yourself that you're going to make time to study that certain topic, or make time to review that last lecture but never end up getting around to it? Then this workshop is for you!