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eBlast for Nov. 18, 2021

  • CENTER FOR CAREER DEVELOPMENT

    Did you accept a co-op position for Spring 2022?

    Your next step is to register your assignment and schedule your Co-op Orientation appointment with the Co-op Office.  Request your appointment now through your Handshake account by accessing the Career Center tab. Any student who has accepted a Cooperative Education position for the Spring 2022 term MUST register their appointment with the Center for Career Development.

    Cooperative Education Office
    Center for Career Development
    career@tntech.edu
  • COLLEGEWIDE

    TODAY

    Fueled to Fly Nov. 18

    FREE Coffee & Donuts while supplies last.

    Clay N. Hixson Student Success Center' Clement 208

    TOMORROW

    Jacob Hayes Thesis Defense

    The Department of Mechanical Engineering Announces the Thesis Defense of Jacob Hayes Thesis in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering November 19, 2021 at 3 p.m. in Brown Hall 241 Tennessee Tech University Zoom Link: https://tntech.zoom.us/j/3132969781

    MONDAY

    Maria Michelli M. Kuchla Thesis Defense

    The Department of Chemical Engineering announces the Thesis Defense Of Maria Michelli M. Kuchla in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master’s Degree November 22, 2021 in Prescott Hall, Room 203 at 10 a.m. or via Zoom https://tntech.zoom.us/j/97492406338?pwd=eEQ0cXluVFA5MVI2YU1zU2JoSzBxdz09 

    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

    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

  • STUDENT GROUPS

    TODAY

    ASME Student Chapter Meeting

    Join Tech’s ASME Student Chapter for our meeting TODAY, Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021 in Brown Hall 315 at 11 a.m., as we feature Ms. Raghoji from Nissan! This is the perfect opportunity for anyone interested in automotive engineering or the automotive field in general. Join the ASME GroupMe for updates and information: https://groupme.com/join_group/70246967/7GXRtjAi 

    If you prefer to join virtually, follow this Teams Meeting link here.

    Barring inclement weather, ASME will hold its annual bonfire at Dr. Canfield’s farm on Thursday, November 18 at 4:30 (come and go)! Dr. Canfield’s farm, 525 East Thomas Allen Road, Cookeville. Attend this week’s meeting or join the GroupMe chat for more information.

    If you have any questions, contact us here: asmettu@gmail.com.


    TODAY

    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 


    TOMORROW

    ACM and Cyber Eagles Present: NERD OUT!

    We welcome all College of Engineering students to this joint club social event. We will be playing capture the flag, ultimate frisbee and soccer. Catering for this event is provided by EJC and Chick-fil-A, so bring your friends!

    Nov. 20 | 1 – 4 p.m. | The Quad

    Email zgthreet42@tntech.edu for more information. 

  • 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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