eBlast for Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019

GOLD Career Readiness Workshop:  Fundamentals of Career Readiness TODAY - Join the Center for Career Development TODAY, Tuesday, Oct. 1, beginning at 11 a.m. in the Roaden University Center Tech Pride Room (1st floor) for this Gold Career Readiness Workshop! Russ Coughenour, director at the Center for Career Development, will be outlining the fundamentals of career readiness. This event is open to all students in all majors and counts towards your Gold Career Readiness Certificate. Bring your Eagle Card for a quick sign-in. https://tntech.joinhandshake.com/events/352097/share_preview Career Readiness Workshops are hosted by the Center for Career Development. career@tntech.edu | 931-372-3232


Co-op Meetup #3 in Prescott Hall 313 TOMORROW Oct. 2 at noon - Did you recently accept a co-op position? Are you seeking a co-op position? Attend the Co-op Meetup session on TOMORROW Wednesday, Oct. 2, at noon in Prescott Hall, Room 313. Any student accepting a Cooperative Education position with an employer will need to attend a Co-op Meetup. The Co-op Meetup will explain the new eligibility guidelines for enrolling in the Cooperative Education Program, which went into effect July 1, 2019, for all students. Pre-registration to enroll in the Co-op Program is now required and attending a Co-op Meetup is your first step!  The new eligibility guidelines can be located at https://www.tntech.edu/career/students/coop-eligibility.php - Bring your Eagle Card for quick sign-in. Center for Career Development career@tntech.edu | 931-372-3232


The Data Science League will be meeting in Johnson Hall, Room 401 on Thursday, Oct. 3rd during dead hour to watch a video on "Prediction by the Numbers", and serving pizza. It's a great way to meet other people in your major, learn something new, and get free food. Hope to see everyone there!


National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) general body meeting will be Thursday, Oct. 3rd during dead hour in the Johnson Hall, Room 308. We will be voting for our new chapter parliamentarian. Chapter dues are $25. All members need to make time to come to it.


The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering announces the Dissertation Defense of Ismael Abdulrahman in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. in Brown Hall, Room 236.


2019 New Faculty Research Seminar: "The Network of Everything – Challenges and Opportunities" presented by Susmit Shannigrahi, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science, Thursday, Oct. 3rd at 4:30-5:30 p.m. in Prescott Hall, Room 225.


Theta Tau Presents: "Thinking About the Professional Engineer Licensure?"  Derek Smith, a TnTech and Theta Tau alumni, will speak over the professional engineering licensure, why YOU should become a licensed engineer and how to become one. Come on out on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019! It will promptly start at 6:15 pm in Brown Hall, Room 241!  Food will be provided. For more information, please email Isabela Ordones, iordones42@students.tntech.edu.


Autonomous Robotics Club (ARC) meets every Tuesday and Thursday at 7 p.m. in the iMakerSpace, 3rd floor of the Volpe Library. Email tntechARC@gmail.com for more information.


Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) – Tech Student Chapter Meeting: Come learn about internships, full-time employment, and opportunities in cybersecurity with Binal Singapuri, Senior Security Analyst for Deloitte Tuesday, Oct. 8 at 11 a.m. in Prescott Hall, Room 215 https://www.facebook.com/ttuwicys/


2019 New Faculty Research Seminar: "Data Protection in Transit and at Rest with Leakage Detection" presented by Denis Ulybyshev, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science, Tuesday, Oct. 8th from 4:30-5:30 p.m. in Prescott Hall, Room 225.


College of Engineering Ph.D. Graduate Student Lightning Round Seminars Wednesday, Oct. 9th from 5-6 p.m. in Prescott Hall, Room 225. Each graduate student will have a 5 minute presentation followed by 3 minutes of Q&A.


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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