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eBlast for March 1, 2021

  • Center for Career Development

    Education Career Fair TODAY

    10 a.m. – noon | Memorial Gym

    This event is open to all majors and alumni seeking career opportunities in all areas of education. This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Career Development and the College of Education.

    Don't forget to bring your Eagle Card! This will allow you to sign in quickly and get a personalized name tag!

    Engineering Career Fair

    NEXT TUESDAY – March 8

    10 a.m. - 2 p.m. | Hooper Eblen Center

    The Engineering Fair is open to ALL students, ALL majors — freshmen to alumni. Co-op, internship, and full-time job opportunities will be available. This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Career Development and the Engineering Joint Council.

    Read more information and list of companies here.

    Register here.

    Do you have a need for professional dress attire for the upcoming Annual Spring Engineering Fair on March 8? 

    Visit with the Scarlett and Murphy’s Business Professional Closet located on the 4th floor of Johnson Hall.  The Business Professional Closet serves students by providing clothing for presentations, interviews, and other professional business events. This resource is FREE! Appointments should be made 2 weeks prior to your need, so schedule your appointment today!

    Center for Career Development Calendar of Events & Workshops

    career@tntech.edu | 931-372-3232

  • Collegewide

    Thursday – March 3

    iMakerSpace Workshops

    11 – 11:45 a.m. | iMakerSpace

    Laser Cutting with GlowForge

    Kandy Thevar International Engineering Student Endowed Award - APPLY NOW!

    Any College of Engineering graduate, international student who meets the criteria outlined below will be eligible for this scholarship.

    Must be a current graduate student in good standing, having completed a minimum of nine (9) credit hours of graduate coursework, in accordance with current institutional policies.

    The candidate should be in possession of a valid student visa for the duration of the scholarship.

    Secondary preference should be given to students from Annamalai University, India, from which Dr. Deivanayagam graduated in 1963.

    The minimum annual scholarship award will be $1,500. An individual can receive this award one time only; this scholarship is not renewable.

    Application deadline: March 4, 2022

    Click here for more information and to apply.

  • Graduation Requirement: Senior Exit Exam

    Graduation Requirements

    If you intend on graduating this May you need to complete your graduation requirement the Senior Exit Exam. This is a one time 45 minute critical thinking exam.

    Online registration through the Testing Learning Center is open now! Testing will begin on February 21st and CLOSES THIS THURSDAY - March 3rd, dates fil up quickly so register now!

    For detailed instructions on how to register please email engineeringssc@tntech.edu 

  • Looking for a Leadership Opportunity?

    The College of Engineering is looking for motivated, passionate, and driven engineers and computer scientists to share their experiences in the College of Engineering with others and prospective students.

    What is a Student Ambassador?

    A student ambassador is an elite representative of the College from any major within the College of Engineering. Ambassadors attend special events on and off campus to share their personal experiences and prospective of their program to prospective students, alumni, and donors.

    Benefits/Responsibilities

    • Being part of an elite group of current engineering students that have excelled academically.
    • Provide campus tours for prospective students, conferences, and events.
    • Represent TN Tech during college events.
    • Assist with duties and tasks related to events sponsored by CoE.
    • Work with diverse populations and provide tips on being a successful student.
    • Participate in SA team training and meetings.

     How Do I Become A Student Ambassador?

    To become a student ambassador, you will need to meet the following qualifications:

    • Be enrolled as a full-time Tennessee Tech student.
    • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher.
    • Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills.
    • Exhibit leadership skills.
    • Be very reliable, responsible, and dependable.
    • Be a positive role model.
    • Have sufficient time (occasional nights and weekends).
    • Be willing to serve for a full academic year.

    How Do I Apply?

    Applications for the 2022-2023 school year are open now through April 9th.

    Apply Here: https://tntech.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_a42S367JMNJDNdQ

    Questions? Contact engineeringssc@tntech.edu

  • Student Groups

    Thursday – March 3

    TN Tech Amateur Radio Society

    6 p.m. | Brown 406

    Join us 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! https://discord.gg/PU4qcjjnMR is our discord link.

    Thursday – March 3

    Data Science League and Ratio Christi

    7 p.m. | Bruner 119

    Movies about AI entertain us, even as AI is used in their production. From sci-fi thrillers to everyday life, AI is always there in the background - from Google search to Siri and Amazon Echo to medical diagnostics and e-commerce. And then, there are drones and self-driving cars, and the metaverse.  In this talk, Jason Thacker will help us understand how digital technology shapes everything about our lives, including how we view God, ourselves, and the world around us.

    Join DSL and Ratio Christi in a collaboration event on March 3rd at 7 pm in Bruner 119. Refreshments will be included!

    Discord: https://discord.gg/PTCsxbab

    Thursday – March 10

    All Ladies in Civil Engineering (ALICE

    11 – 11:45 a.m. | Prescott 330

    All Ladies in Civil Engineering (ALICE) will host a meeting and Q&A with Lindsay Bryant, PE from Smith & Seckman Reid, Inc (SSR) on Thursday, March 10, 2022, from 11-11:45 AM in Prescott 330! This is a chance to hear from a practicing engineer and ask any questions you may have for her about her job responsibilities, advice, or experiences as a woman in STEM. Any lady majoring or interested in civil engineering is welcome to attend. We hope to see you there! 

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