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eBlast for Thursday, March 5, 2020

TODAY Engineering Career Fair in the Hooper Eblen Center from 10 a.m.—2 p.m. Over 120 employers are already registered to attend.  Want to know what employers are attending? Download the Career Fair Plus app on your phone – floor maps will be available soon!


D.E.E.P EVENTS – DIVERSIFY THE FUTURE

  • TODAY - Diversity Appreciation Workshop will be highlighting the importance of diversity, as well as introduction our biases into the conversation. Time 6 p.m. in Oakley STEM Center
  • Diversity Walk and Cultural Appreciation Day Monday, March 9th – A day where we focus on the appreciation of the various ethnic groups and organization on campus, including a diversity walk. Time 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. RUC Plaza 11 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. / Diversity Walk begins at 2:30 p.m.

D.E.E.P Events sponsored by NSBE. Follow NSBE on Instagram @nsbetech


TOMORROW Undergraduate STEM Research Seminar: Dr. Emily Martin, Smithsonian Institution - Dr. Emily Martin from the Center for Earth and Planetary Studies at the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum will be visiting this week to describe her work producing a detailed, digital geologic map of Triton's geologically active surface. Dr. Martin will discuss how this work ties into our understanding of the solar system's formation as well as describe the challenges involved in making planetary geologic maps. The seminar will be this Friday, March 6th, at 3 p.m. in Foundation Hall 238, with refreshments served at 2:30 p.m. The talk, Mapping Triton  will be geared for undergraduates from any STEM major, but graduate students and faculty are also encouraged to attend! Visit the seminar webpage to see the full Spring 2020 schedule.


Remotely join the Spring 2020 Golden Eagle Additively Innovative Lecture Series via tntech.zoom.us/j/432789883The next lecture is Thursday, March 5, 11– 11:30 a.m., and features Dr. Ehsan Toyserkani, Director of Multi-Scale Additive Manufacturing Lab at the University of Waterloo.  The topic is “Integrated Statistical/Experimental Methodologies for Rapid and Cost-Effective Optimization of Process Parameters in Additive Manufacturing”.  More information is at https://www.tntech.edu/engineering/research/cmr/additively-innovative.php or contact Michelle Davis at mdavis@tntech.edu.


Sports Analytics Information Meeting. Interested in Sports Analytics? Do you like playing in fantasy sports leagues? Trying to figure out who to pick in your March Madness brackets? Fascinated by sports statistics?  Tuesday March 10th at 11 a.m. in Johnson Hall, Room 401, we will be hosting an information session for any students and faculty that are interested in starting a group for learning about sports analytics, competing in sports analytics competitions, hearing from professionals in the field, doing research in sports analytics, and many other exciting things in the world of sports! Everyone is welcome – no experience needed!


iMakerSpace Graduate Assistantship – APPLY NOWEligibility and Qualifications: Candidates must be enrolled or accepted to a M.S. degree program in good standing in the College of Engineering. They should have experience with modeling software, slicing software, 3-D printing methods and techniques; have good interpersonal, communication and leadership skills. Application Process: Applicants should submit a resume with a cover letter and list of three references to Dr. Ismail Fidan at (ifidan@tntech.edu) by March 23, 2020. For More Information: Please contact Professor Ismail Fidan at ifidan@tntech.edu or (931) 372- 6298.


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