Updates of the Week – September 13th

SWE Events Sign up for Evening with Industry on the 24th. Some companies spots are filling up fast so make sure you reserve your seat soon.

Screen Shot 2014-09-12 at 12.53.29 PMJoin fellow engineers at Glendale Middle School for Legacy of Lowell service day on September 20th.

SWE will be hosting a Girl Scout Patch Workshop on Chemical Engineering and Materials Science on the 26th and would love to have you volunteer!

Scholarships Aftercollege.com has scholarships with a deadline of September 30th.

 

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Sandia National Laboratories will be on campus on September 22nd, 23rd, and 24th. Here is the flyer with all of their information.
Edwards Lifesciences will be coming to campus on September 23rd for the Science and Engineering Career Fair
  • Technical Development Program: This 18-month, full-time, broad spectrum rotational program offers four hands-on work rotations that deliver multi-product exposure across all businesses and functions.
  • University Engineering ProgramGain a highly-focused specialization in one of four business units: Cardiac Surgery Systems, Critical Care, Heart Valve Therapy, or Transcatheter Heart Valves.

They invite students at UofU to submit their resume to be considered for their on-campus interview sessions. When you apply, you’ll automatically be considered for both programs. The deadline date to submit your resume through your career center will be midnight on Friday, September 26, 2014.

Goldman Sachs
The Goldman Sachs Finance division is hosting a networking event on Tuesday, October 7, inviting potential 2015 full-time analyst candidates in the Salt Lake City area. The goal of the event is to identify strong candidates for our 2015 full-time roles within the Credit Risk team.
Interested candidates to apply for this event at goldmansachs.com/careers
 
The Navy
They will be presenting on September 22nd at noon in the Meldrum Civil Engineering Building – Layton Auditorium.

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

There are some great volunteer opportunities coming up.

September 20th is Legacy of Lowell Service Day. Screen Shot 2014-09-12 at 12.53.29 PM

Come volunteer with other engineers on the Glendale Middle School Landscaping Project. There will be free breakfast, free lunch, and a bus leaving from the Heritage Center at 7:45am for transportation to Glendale Middle School. The event is 8:30 am-12:30 pm. See the flier for all the details.

On September 26th the U of U SWE will be running a patch workshop for the Girl Scouts of Utah. Exploring CHEMS is a Materials Science Engineering and Chemical Engineering Patch Workshop. We will be exploring these engineering disciplines with the girls through fun activities such as making bioplastic, simulating an oil spill, and testing the strength of candy bars. We need volunteers for the event on September 26th from 5-8:30pm. The event will be held on the lower level of WEB (L104 area). Sign up to volunteer here: http://tiny.cc/q9zmlx.

If you haven’t volunteered for a girl scout event before, you will also need to fill out the volunteer form on this page (it is the second option). Check the box for “Event Program Volunteer” when you get to that point.
View all of our Upcoming Events including these and Evening with Industry on our Upcoming Events page.

Evening with Industry Companies

EWI Flyer

The following companies will be attending Evening with Industry this year:

Autoliv
BD Medical
Chevron
EMC
GE Healthcare
Goldman Sachs
KBR
Questar
Sandia National Labs
Schlumberger
Space Dynamics Lab
T.D. Williamson
WesTech

 

Students who register early have a better chance of being able to sit with their preference, so sign up today on the right side bar or here.

 

Company Visits to the U

There are lots of chances coming up to meet with representatives from companies and hear what opportunities are out there. Here are a list of some of the upcoming events from our newsletter:

Microsoft is excited to have the opportunity to visit the U of Utah campus on September 8 and September 9 for a Tech Talk, Resume Exchange, and College Code Competition! The flier is below!
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Goldman Sachs is also coming to campus and will be at tons of events. See the pdf file here
 
The CIA is coming to campus for an information session on September 15th. Here is their flier.
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Chevron will be on campus Tuesday, September 9th for an information session to Mechanical, Chemical and Electrical students. 1-2:30 in WEB L110 (there will be food!). They will collect resumes at the event and then return the next week to conduct interviews.
 
Don’t forget to come to the SWE opening social September 3rd, at 3pm at the Union Plaza!

Evening with Industry

Come join us for a night of great food and networking at the 4th annual Evening with Industry! Prepare for your future in engineering by making connections now with representatives from some of the biggest names in the industry. Register early by clicking the link on the side of the page to receive the discounted ticket price of $8 ($5 for registered SWE members).

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We hope to see you there!