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eBlast for March 3, 2021

  • Center for Career Development

    Monday – March 7

    NAVSEA Information Session

    5:30 p.m. | Brown 236

    Are you interested in working with Intelligent Automation and/or Hypersonic Weapons Advancement? If so, don’t miss the NAVSEA Information Session prior to the Annual Spring Engineering Fair on Monday, Mar. 7, in Brown Hall, room 236 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. FREE pizza will be provided! 

    The NAVSEA Warfare Centers hire scientists and engineers in many disciplines to perform research and development into surface and undersea weapons systems. They are now creating the technology that will underlie naval warfare in the coming decades. NAVSEA solves difficult problems for the Navy and joint forces. They invent, develop, acquire, and test combat systems and equipment to provide superior technology to defeat current and future threats across many different and complex environments. They continually seek to improve their ships, systems, and related technologies.

    Take this opportunity to network with NAVSEA before they attend the Annual Spring Engineering Fair on Tuesday, March 8!

    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

    Kandy Thevar International Engineering Student Endowed Award - APPLICAIONS DUE TOMORROW!

    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.

  • 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

    Monday – March 7

    High Performance Computing Club

    OpenMP Seminar!

    6 p.m. | Bruner 119

    Want to make your code faster? Want to use more of the power your computer has to offer? Come join us for an OpenMP Seminar, hosted by SIG:HPC. The event will feature Tech’s own Dr. Mike Rogers as he demonstrates how to use OpenMP to parallelize your programs, and how to use parallel programming paradigms to make your code, simulations, and programs take advantage of the power modern processors possess.

    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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