Thanks to everyone who came to our general member meeting and self defense workshop on Thursday night. If you haven’t seen them yet, there are some awesome action pictures on our facebook page.
Autoliv tour – SWE is hosting a tour of Autoliv on Dec. 2. We will be leaving the U at 1pm and carpooling to the Ogden facility and will return around 4-4:30pm. Long pants and closed toed shoes are required. Space is limited so please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bagel Week – Monday Dec 15th – Thursday Dec 18th, SWE will provide free bagels and coffee in the WEB tutoring center from 9am to 2pm. Come get fueled up for your finals studying!
Regional Conference is coming up! Each year SWE sends members to regional conference; this year it’s in San Luis Obispo, CA from February 27th to March 1st.You can find out more about that conference on the Region B website. If you would like to go, you can apply for funding from the region here. These applications are due December 1st so make sure to fill them out soon. Our section also gives out funding and the application will come out mid-December. To qualify you must be a nationally registered SWE member, however if you are not a member you can attend the conference without funding.
The Technology & Venture Commercialization Office at the University of Utah is responsible for commercialization of all technologies created here at the university. They currently have an opening for an intern/analyst which will help us understand which technologies we should invest our time/money in and help us build business models for startups that were born here at the U. This position is paid, part time and we will work around your school schedule. If you’re interested in applying, please email your resume to email@example.com.
Director of Utah Services, Janet Wade, is looking for engineering students interested in working with the Easter Seals-Goodwill Peer Connections Program. This program works with students with high functioning autism ages 16-24 many of whom are interested in engineering. They are looking for peer mentors who can volunteer alongside the students in the program to provide a model on social interaction. If you are interested please email Janet at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here is another leadership opportunity students may be interested in. https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/36436.