eBlast for Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019

Will you take the bait? Over 3,000,000,000 phishing emails are sent PER DAY. Come learn how YOU can make a difference in Cybersecurity by first securing YOURSELF. In celebration of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2019, CEROC will be presenting to help you protect yourself on line! CEROC CSAT Seminar 2019 – TODAY Thursday, Oct. 17th from 11 a.m. to noon in the Oakley STEM Center – RSVP here: tntech.edu/CEROC


College-to-Career Mixer, Friday, Nov. 8, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in Clement Hall, Room 212. Hors d’oeuvre Buffet. Door Prizes. Panel Discussion starts at 6:30 p.m.


Kick off homecoming weekend with Dean Joseph C. Slater and the Young Alumni Council for Engineering (YACE)! Network with young alumni and learn about interviewing, getting your dream job, and transitioning from college to professional life. Click Here to Register.


Golden Eagle Additively Innovative Lecture Series 11—11:30 a.m. CST – TODAY - Thursday, Oct. 17th: "Sustaining Accessibility for Kids’ Creativity with Additive Manufacturing" with Pisut Koomsap, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Asian Institute of Technology, Pathumthani, Thailand. Join from anywhere via tntech.zoom.us/j/432789883 https://bit.ly/2lCKwqy


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


National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) General body meeting with a special appearance by Dean Slater TODAY Thursday, Oct. 17th, 11 a.m. to noon in Johnson Hall, Room 308. Questions or concerns? Contact our president: npcolemon42@students.tntech.edu


Data Science League & Cyber Eagles joint meeting TODAY Thursday, Oct. 17th | 11 a.m. to noon in Clement Hall, Room 212. Join us to obtain pizza and knowledge regarding the overlap of Data Science & Cybersecurity


Undergraduate STEM Research Seminar TOMORROW Friday, Oct. 18th at 3 p.m. in Foundation Hall, Room 238: Chemical Engineering student Viviana Cruz will present "Lithium Extraction from Brine using Li/Al Layered Double Hydroxide Chloride". Physics student Alya Sharbaugh will present "Analysis of X-Class Solar Flares in the AIA 131A Channel". Refreshments will be served at 2:30 p.m.


Join the Mechanical Engineering Graduate Student Organization (MEGSO) for an Info Session to explore and answer your questions about applying to graduate school, plus get helpful research, collaboration, and funding opportunity tips to make getting your advanced degree easier. Current mechanical engineering graduate students and those considering an advanced degree (master’s or Ph.D.) are encouraged to come network with current M.E. faculty and graduate students. The session will be in Brown Hall, Room 236 at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22.  For more information, please contact Dr. Ethan Languri, elanguri@tntech.edu.


The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering announces the Thesis Defense of Micah D. Rentschler in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019 at 2 p.m. in Brown Hall, Room 208.


YOU are invited! John Schmisseur, Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee Space Institute will be speaking about his research in fluid dynamics and application in space Tuesday, Oct. 22nd @ 7 p.m. in Brown Hall, Room 241. Refreshments will be provided. This event is sponsored and hosted by the Tech Society of Women Engineers.


The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering announces the Thesis Defense of Armstrong Aboah in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Transportation Engineering Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. in Prescott Hall, Room 225.


Theta Tau will be hosting a SMASH tournament Thursday, Oct. 24th beginning at 6 p.m. in the BCC lounge (UC 258). Pre-register for $5 by emailing at th.lambdabeta@gmail.com, $6 registration for walk-ins. Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd placed.


Please join the Department of Mechanical Engineering in celebrating the life and legacy of former faculty member, Dr. Vireshwar Sahai. His family has generously funded the Vireshwar Sahai Endowment for Engineering and Mathematics in his memory; and a reception to honor Dr. Sahai is planned for Friday, Oct. 25, from 3-4 p.m. in Brown Hall, Room 241. Faculty and staff who worked with Dr. Sahai are welcome to share their memories of him at the event, and light refreshments will be served. For more information, please email Beth Smith, basmith@tntech.edu.


The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering announces the Dissertation Defense of Lily L. Li in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctorate of Philosophy Monday, Oct. 28, 2019 11 a.m. at 11 a.m. Brown Hall, Room 208.


The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering announces the Thesis Defense of Lydia Kathleen Johnson in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Civil Engineering Thursday, Oct. 31st, 2019 at 3:15 p.m. in Prescott Hall, Room 225.


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