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eBlast for March 31, 2022

  • Center for Career Development

    Tuesday – April 5

    Employer Spotlight: Law Enforcement Day

    11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Centennial Plaza

    For law enforcement and related agencies.

    Registration information located in Handshake or they can contact Sonja Higgenbotham at shiggenbotham@tntech.edu

    Wednesday – April 6

    Careers n’ Coffee: Bed Bath & Beyond

    11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Swoops Food Court

    Tuesday – April 12

    Career Readiness: Career Readiness Recap & Makeup

    11 a.m. – noon |Roaden University Center, Multipurpose Room

    Tuesday – April 19

    Employer Spotlight: Expo Day

    11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Centennial Plaza

    For employers seeking to fill part-time, seasonal and full-time positions.

    To register, contact Sonja Higgenbotham at shiggenbotham@tntech.edu

    Wednesday – April 20

    Careers n’ Coffee: Hilton Software

    11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Swoops Food Court

     Center for Career Development | career@tntech.edu

  • Collegewide

    Wednesday – April 6

    Kyle Reed Dissertation Defense

    2 p.m. | Zoom

    The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Announces the Dissertation Defense of F. Kyle Reed in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy Engineering April 6, 2022 at 2 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting here.

    Meeting ID: 853 5691 4588 Passcode: 739122

    Thursday – April 7

    Tyler W. McCormick Thesis Defense

    2 p.m. | Brown 208

    The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering announces the Thesis Defense of Tyler W. McCormick in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering to be held April 7, 2022 at 2 p.m. in Brown Hall, rm 208 (This will be an in-person presentation)

    Thursday – April 7

    Bradley Northern Thesis Defense

    4 p.m. | Prescott 208

    The Department of Computer Science announces the Thesis Defense of Bradley Northern in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Computer Science to be held April 7, 2022 at 4 p.m. in Prescott Hall, rm 208

    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.

    Questions? Contact engineeringssc@tntech.edu  

  • Student Organizations

    TODAY – March 31

    Engineers Without Borders and TTU Water Professionals Joint Meeting

    11 a.m. | Prescott 330

    Engineers Without Borders and TTU Water Professionals will be hosting their next joint meeting of the semester this Thursday, March 31st during dead hour in Prescott Room 330. We are going to be hearing from David Blackwood. David is an engineer with West TN River Basin Authority and will be speaking about the August 2021 flood in Waverly, TN. We're having pizza for lunch so be sure to come hungry! 

    As always, all majors are welcomed and encouraged to join! We can't wait to see everyone!!

    We are also going to be hosting the meeting via Microsoft Teams for anyone who may want to attend virtually here.

    Thursday – March 31

    Picture a Scientist

    6 – 8 p.m. | Prescott 215

    ALICE and SWE invite all ladies in STEM to join them in watching the ‘Picture a Scientist’. This Tribeca Film Festival 2020 selected documentary chronicles the groundswell of researchers who are writing a new chapter for women scientists. Popcorn, candy and drinks will be provided.

    Monday – April 4

    The Autonomous Robotics Club presents the ENGINEERING SHOWCASE

    11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Centennial Plaza

    ARC along with Students for the Exploration and Development of Space, the Lunar Rover Club, and ACM's High-Performance Computing SIG will be celebrating National Robotics Week. The multiple groups will be showcasing different projects and would love it if you came and visited!

    Social Media: Discord, https://discord.gg/tyjUtGF. Instagram, @tntecharc