We had a great Evening with Industry event this Wednesday. You can look at a few photos from the event here and on our facebook page.
On Friday, girls scouts grades 2-5 came to the Exploring CHEMS workshop hosted by SWE. They learned about engineering while enjoying activities such as candy bar strength testing, cleaning up an oil spill, and making bioplastic.
Our next outreach event will be Robots Rock: Girl Scout Night Jr. Register to volunteer here.
Goldman Sachs has many recruiting events.
General Motors has a meet and greet event Sept 29, 5-6:30 pm. It will be held in Spencer Fox Eccles Business Building, room 7180.
SWE Upcoming Events
Evening with Industry is this Wednesday, September 24th. Preregistration is now closed, but you can still come at 6pm to get one of the few remaining spots. Tickets will be $12 at the door.
If you are interested in volunteering please fill out the volunteer form and you will be contacted: http://tiny.cc/q9zmlx
Sandia National Labs:
Information Session Monday September 22nd at 3 pm in SSB 380. Food will be provided!
Event for Women in Technology
9/24/2014 6-8 pm Bill and Pat Child Community Hall, Room 7170 & 7189
Student Survival Skills Workshops: there are upcoming events on Test Taking. More information here.
Free Kaplan Practice Test September 20th. Tests offered: MCAT (current)-10:00 AM, GRE-10:00 AM, LSAT-10:30 AM. Visit www.kaptest.com/practice for more information.
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.
Join 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.
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 Program: Gain 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.
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.
They will be presenting on September 22nd at noon in the Meldrum Civil Engineering Building – Layton Auditorium.
There are some great volunteer opportunities coming up.
September 20th is Legacy of Lowell Service Day.
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.
The following companies will be attending Evening with Industry this year:
Sandia National Labs
Space Dynamics Lab
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.
Goldman Sachs will be having a session for students interested in careers or internships tomorrow, September 2nd, 1:30-3:30 pm in the Union Collegiate Room. This is a great way to learn about opportunities and get a chance to ask questions.
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!
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.
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!