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eBlast for Nov. 16, 2021

  • CENTER FOR CAREER DEVELOPMENT

    TODAY

    **RESCHEDULED**Virtual Employer Spotlight featuring Electrolux is Tuesday, Nov. 16

    Don’t miss this SECOND chance to connect with Electrolux during their Virtual Employer Spotlight on Tuesday, Nov. 16, from 11 a.m. to noon!

    Representatives and Engineering staff will be discussing career and co-op opportunities! AND they currently have available co-op opportunities on Handshake! Get a step ahead and APPLY NOW!

    Access Electrolux Teams invitation in the Handshake Events link below:

    https://tntech.joinhandshake.com/events/903259/share_preview

    Virtual Employer Spotlight events are hosted by the Center for Career Development | career@tntech.edu | 931-372-3232


    TOMORROW

    Careers n’ Coffee featuring Tennessee State Parks is Wednesday, Nov. 17

    Take a break and enjoy a FREE cup of coffee while speaking with recruiters from Tennessee State Parks on Wednesday, Nov. 17, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Roaden University Center Swoops Food Court (ground floor).

    Do not miss this opportunity to network with recruiters as they share information about their Season Interpretive Ranger positions!

    Season Interpreter/Recreators (SIRs) provide interpretive programs for park guests such as guide tours, hikes, workshops, canoe floats, slide shows, demonstrations, campfires and other outdoor activities. They assist park rangers in the protection of natural and cultural features, and other resource management-related activities as assigned.

    Get a step ahead and apply directly in Handshake before speaking to recruiters!

    https://tntech.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/25879/student_preview?token=VUnYK9AIClJXrTmvMWM_sR3Hx_9bbx1MCszfhdH4TnsEAyIg0fXS5A

    Careers n’ Coffee events are hosted by the Center for Career Development  | career@tntech.edu | 931-372-3232 

  • COLLEGEWIDE

    TOMORROW

    Anusha Sai Gollapudi Thesis Defense

    Electrical and Computer Engineering Announces the Thesis Defense of Anusha Sai Gollapudi in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering November 17, 2021 10  a.m. Tennessee Tech University Zoom Link:  https://tntech.zoom.us/j/86945942428?pwd=WkJxTlRhMjJUTC8y%20UFAxelBlbmgvUT09

    THURSDAY

    Fueled to Fly Nov. 18

    FREE Coffee & Donuts while supplies last.

    Clay N. Hixson Student Success Center' Clement 208

    Nov. 1st - 29th

    iMakerSpace Holiday Ornament Design Contest

    Design an ornament to go on our holiday tree! Feel free to use our machines in the makerspace! There will be three categories:

      • BEST OVERALL: Wins spool of filament and a trophy
      • FREEHAND AWARD: Wins a trophy (must be drawn with 3D pen)
      • iMAKERSPACE CHOICE AWARD: Wins a trophy (be creative)

    Rules:

      • Cannot exceed 5x5”
      • Must be appropriate
      • Up to two submissions per entrant
      • Ornament must be hung on tree before November 30th

    WHEN?

      • November 1st-29th

    WHERE?

      • The iMakerSpace
      • WINNERS ANNOUNCED:
      • 30th at 11 am

    Nov. 18

    iMakerSpace Open House + Pancakes

    Come visit the iMakerSpace in Volpe Library 348 from 11am to 12pm on November 18th to enjoy some pancakes and see some of the cool things the iMakerSpace has to offer! You will be able to design and “print” your own pancakes via the PancakeBots in the space! In addition to 3D printing pancakes, we will have open demonstrations of 3D scanning objects for 3D printing and laser cutting keychains with our GlowForge Pro. 

    Nov. 30

    Additive Manufacturing Day at Tennessee Tech

    Tuesday, Nov. 30 | 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Zoom

    Agenda and Registration Link at https://www.tntech.edu/engineering/research/cmr/additive-mfg-day.php

      • AM with Cement-Based Materials
      • Multi-Material AM
      • Wire Arc AM
      • AM from the UK
      • AM Potpourri
  • TUTORING & MORE

    Clay N. Hixson Student Success Center
    Clement Hall 208
    Tutoring Hours:

    Monday

    • 1:30-4:30 (3): MATH 1910, MATH 1920, PHYS 2110
    • 2-4:30 (2.5): CSC 1300, CSC 1310, CSC 2700

    Tuesday

    • 8-10:30 (2.5): Pre-calculus, MATH 1910, MATH 1920, MATH 2110
    • 12-1 (1): Pre-calculus, MATH 1910, MATH 1920, MATH 2110
    • 1-4:30 (3.5): CSC 1300, CSC 1310, CSC 2700

    Wednesday

    • 2:30-4:30 (2): Pre-calculus, MATH 1910, MATH 1920, MATH 2110
    • 2-4:30 (2.5): CSC 1300, CSC 1310, CSC 2700

    Thursday

    • 8-10:30 (2.5): Pre-calculus, MATH 1910, MATH 1920, MATH 2110
    • 12-1 (1): Pre-calculus, MATH 1910, MATH 1920, MATH 2110
    • 3-4:30 (1.5): CSC 1300, CSC 1310, CSC 2700

    Friday

    • 11:30-4:30 (5): MATH 1910, MATH 1920, PHYS 2110

    Tutoring for ECE Classes

    Monday – Thursday | 5 – 8 p.m. | Brown 303
      • No appointment is necessary
      • Students may drop in for any amount of time needed.

    Tutoring Available with Pi Tau Sigma

    Mondays from 6 - 8 p.m. | Brown 326

    Pi Tau Sigma is offering tutoring on Monday nights from 6 - 8 p.m. in Brown 326. Tutoring is available for any ME course up to 3000 level, Physics I & II, Math up to Calculus III, Statics, Mechanics and Materials, MATLAB, and Graphics.

    Contact Abbey Ward (aeward42@tntech.edu) or Andrew Gothard (atgothard42@tntech.edu) for more information. To join online: Teams Link


    Aviation Ground School, MET 2640

    Aviation Ground School will be offered this spring. This course covers aircraft and aircraft systems, theory and principles of flight, weather, navigation, flight safety, and other topics which will prepare you for the FAA Private Pilot written test. Many of these topics are also needed for FAA Remote Pilot (part 107) certification. There are no prerequisites and no flying experience is needed. Sign up for MET 2640, Spring 2022, Tues. & Thurs. at 4:30 -5:45 p.m. For more information e-mail jausten@tntech.edu.


    Complement your major with a minor in Engineering Technology!

    WHY?
      • Provide rewarding experience where you can use hands-on skills to solve problems
      • Prepare you to work in manufacturing industries from designing to improving processes
      • Develop management skills needed for your success in many various industry or business systems
      • Increase your job-hunting skills with courses that helps you gain solid technical skills
    WHAT?
      • Courses in manufacturing processes, automated manufacturing, mechatronics, industrial robotics, computer-aided design and manufacturing, lean six sigma and plant layout
      • Hands-on skill sets that help you increase your marketability
    WHAT ELSE?
      • Small class sizes
      • Numerous labs
      • Extra-curricular activities
      • Plant tours
      • Student chapters of professional societies
    HOW?
      • Complete fifteen (15) semester hours to include nine (9) lower division hours and six (6) upper division hours
      • Talk to your advisor about adding an ET minor
    WHERE?
      • For more information, see a MET faculty member or contact the MET office.

    Manufacturing & Engineering Technology

    Lewis Hall 107A | 931-372-3263 | met@tntech.edu | www.tntech.edu/met


    Engineering Economics for Energy Development and Sustainability

    CHE 4973- SPECIAL TOPICS IN CHEMICAL ENGINEERING with visiting professor Whitney Davis, Ph.D.

    Spring 2022 | Fridays, 8 – 10:30 a.m. | Virtual and in-person meetings

    IN THIS COURSE:
      1. Build an economic framework to evaluate investments in energy systems and sustainability. 
      2. Understand behavioral and financial factors impacting the utilization of energy resources, energy innovation and sustainability, and economic feasibility.
      3. Apply an economic framework to evaluate real-life topics encountered in the chemical engineering field. 
    ECONOMIC TOPICS INCLUDE:
      • Risk assessment
      • Quantifying and evaluating financial and economic costs and benefits
      • Time value of money 
      • Financial management and budgeting
      • Approaches to determining the “optimal” investment
    CONCEPTS WILL BE APPLIED TO:
      • Improvements to conventional and renewable energy systems in response to environmental concerns
      • Design and utilization of renewable energy resources
      • Innovations to expand the capacity of energy systems
      • Use of chemical products and processes 
      • Energy storage and conversion

    CHE 4973 is open to juniors & seniors from all majors.

    Prerequisite: Differential Equations

    A permit will need to be obtain from the Chemical Engineering Office, PRSC 214.

    Talk to your advisor today!
  • STUDENT GROUPS

    TODAY

    Women in CyberSecurity - WiCyS

    Join WiCyS this upcoming Tuesday, November 16th @ 11:00AM in Prescott 215! We will be learning about the four types of social engineering attacks and their preventions, the phases of a social engineering attack, and tools and techniques for performing open source intelligence.  Come learn, have fun, and enjoy free food! Don't miss out on this opportunity! We look forward to seeing you there:)


    TODAY

    Data Science League

    Join the Data Science League for their final meeting of the semester. Undergraduate research students will be presenting their semester research with Dr. Eberle. Meeting will be on Tuesday, Nov. 16 at Dead Hour in Bruner 327. Join our Discord https://discord.gg/suEYEvg


    THURSDAY

    Tennessee Tech Amateur Radio Society

    Every Thursday classes are in session @ 6 p.m., Brown 406

    Join us Thursdays at 6 p.m. in Brown 406 to discover and discuss amateur (ham) radio, the projects we are undertaking and what radio is all about! If you’re interested in emergency communications or a fun new hobby, amateur radio is for you! Join us on https://discord.gg/GgHchaF62V 

  • GRADUATING FALL 2021?

    For those graduating Dec. 17, 2021 - Registration is open for

    Please bring the exact amount or pay by check. There will be no refunds, although initiates who miss a ceremony for unavoidable reasons may participate in the next scheduled ceremony. If you wish to accept this invitation, please come by Clement Hall 201, no later than Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021.

    Induction into the Professions Ceremony will be held Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021 at 3 p.m. in Derryberry Auditorium. Participants need to arrive by 2:45 p.m. 


    Attention All Graduates,

    We have a gift for you!

    Simply complete the First Destination Survey. Then, come by Clement 201 to get your gift. The results of the survey are used to determine Tech’s national college ranking among other institutions, and thus impacts the perceived value of your degree. A higher Tech ranking will help open doors for you professionally. Congratulations on accomplishing this first step.

    Wings Up!
    – Joseph C. Slater, Dean.

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