eBlast for Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019

The Data Science League will be meeting TODAY Thursday, Sept. 19th in Johnson Hall, Room 401 at dead hour (11-12). Free pizza will be provided! Join us for an informational session about our upcoming plans this semester, and everything we have in the works. Contact bhroberts42@students.tntech.edu for more information.


Engineers Without Borders and Water Professionals will be meeting TODAY Thursday, September 19th, during dead hour in Prescott Hall, Room 330. Pizza will be served. Questions? Email ttu.ewb@gmail.com or ttuwaterprofessionals@gmail.com. Facebook: TTU Water Professionals Instagram: tntech_waterpros Twitter/Instagram - @TTU_EWB Facebook - Engineers Without Borders - TN Tech


American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) will be hosting its second meeting of the semester TODAY Thursday, Sept.19th in Brown Hall, Room 236 at dead hour. We will be having our officer elections and discussing projects that we will be taking part in, so anyone who wants to make their voice heard or get involved should come by! For information about available officer positions, contact lmturpin42@students.tntech.edu before the meeting!


Eagle Works Maker Challenge (WIN $1,000!): Hear the Problem, Brainstorm a Solution, Create a Prototype, Win Great Prizes! Open to all students. Free Food – TODAY Thursday, Sept. 19th at 5 p.m. in Roaden University Center, Room 282.


Undergraduate STEM Research Seminar with Professor J.D. Perez, Auburn University: This week in the Undergraduate STEM Research Seminar Series, Dr. Perez will use pictures and movies to help describe some phenomena associated with local space "weather", including magnetic storms that can damage satellites and the power grid. He will also discuss similar phenomena on other planets and at the interface with interstellar space. The seminar will be TOMORROW Friday at 3 p.m. in Foundation Hall, Room 238, with refreshments served at 2:30 p.m. Visit the seminar webpage to see a full abstract. This seminar series is geared for undergraduates from any STEM major, but graduate students and faculty are also encouraged to attend.


NAVSEA Warfare is having an information session Monday, Sept. 23rd from 5-6:30 p.m. in Brown Hall, Room 237. The NAVSEA Warfare Centers hire scientists and engineers in many disciplines to perform research and development into surface and undersea weapons systems.  NAVSEA is creating the technology that will underlie naval warfare in the coming decades. Look for NAVSEA Warfare at the (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Fair Tuesday, Sept. 24th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Hooper Eblen Center.


STEM, Engineering, and Computer Science Career Fair Tuesday, Sept. 24th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Hooper Eblem Center. This fair is open to ALL students, ALL majors – freshmen to alumni. Co-op, internship and full-time job opportunities will be available. Visit the Center for Career Development website for information.


Have you considered a career in STEM or pharmaceutical research? Are you curious what it’s like to be a career scientist at Covance? Come explore your potential and get answers to your questions from career industry professionals. Tuesday, Sept. 24th in the STEM/Engineering/Computer Science Fair 2019 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Hooper Eblen Center.


Writing Tutor Available for ALL engineering, computer science and engineering technology majors. Walk-in welcome! Open office hours: Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday from noon to 4 p.m. in Clement Hall, Room 402. What to create an appointment? Sign-up through Tech Connect. Questions regarding writing or appointments? Email the tutor at jrclark43@students.tntech.edu. Tutoring in cooperation with Writing Excellent Studio at Tech.


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