College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota
College of Science and Engineering
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CSE Student Announcements

For January 2014

Jan 30, 14

Biggest-ever spring Science and Engineering Career Fair is Tuesday, Feb. 4

Don't miss the biggest-ever spring Science and Engineering Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., TCF Bank Stadium. Connect with 138 companies and organizations as they search for new employees and interns. Pre-registration is recommended.

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Jan 30, 14

Prepare for the Science and Engineering Career Fair at prep workshop and Resume Marathon

Improve your resume and learn how to make a positive impression at the Science and Engineering Career Fair by attending the Career Fair Prep and Networking Workshop on Friday, Jan. 31 and the Resume Marathon on Monday, Feb. 3. Free food at both events!

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Jan 30, 14

Employers interviewing and hosting info sessions on campus in February and March

Microsoft, Amazon, Schlumberger, Accenture, and Target are just a few companies that will be interviewing and hosting information sessions on campus in February and March. See a full list of events.

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Jan 30, 14

Graduating seniors: Tuesday, Feb. 4 is deadline to apply for your degree

If you plan to complete your undergraduate degree this Spring 2014 semester, you need to "APPLY" for your degree and complete the application no later than Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014.

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Jan 30, 14

Learn about fall semester abroad at information meeting Wednesday, Feb. 5

Learn about your study abroad options for Fall 2014 semester at an information meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 12:15-1:15 p.m., Lind Hall, Room 105. Free lunch provided!

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Jan 30, 14

Apply by Wednesday, Feb. 12 to become a 2014 Welcome Week Leader

Apply now to become a 2014 Welcome Week Leader. Build your leadership skills, gain practical knowledge about the University, and make a difference for the Class of 2018. Applications are due Wednesday, Feb. 12.

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Jan 30, 14

Student Mobile Design and Code Fest is Jan. 31-Feb.1

Do you have ideas on how to improve your mobile experience at the University of Minnesota? Stop by the Student Mobile Design and Code Fest on Friday, Jan. 31 and Saturday, Feb. 1, 8 a.m.-7 p.m., STSS, Room 432 A & B, and share your ideas. Win door prizes and enjoy free pizza, snacks, and beverages! Registration is encouraged.

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Jan 30, 14

Deadline is Monday, Feb. 17 to apply for Catalyst by LeaderShape program

If you're looking to explore involvement and action in the greater community, attend the Catalyst by LeaderShape program on Friday, Feb. 28, noon-7:30 p.m. Lunch, snacks, and dinner provided! Apply by Monday, Feb. 17.

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Jan 30, 14

Learn about new CURA:Tech civic technology program at info sessions Feb. 4-5

Visit an information session on Tuesday, Feb. 4 or Wednesday, Feb. 5 to learn about the new CURA:Tech civic technology program, in which teams develop technology tools and practices that strengthen the community. CURA:Tech applications are due Sunday, Feb. 23.

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Jan 30, 14

Apply now to Air Force Technical Degree Sponsorship Program

The U.S. Air Force is offering a Technical Degree Sponsorship Program for students studying electrical or computer engineering that allows you to earn money while finishing your degree. Apply now!

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Jan 30, 14

STEM Student Organization Fair is Tuesday, Feb. 11

Find out how you can get involved in student groups on campus at the STEM Student Organization Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Coffman Memorial Union, Great Hall. Hosted by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers and the Science and Engineering Student Board. Free food and great prizes, including a Kindle Fire!

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Jan 30, 14

Theta Tau co-ed Professional Engineering Fraternity hosts Career Fair follow-up workshop on Tuesday, Feb. 4

Theta Tau co-ed Professional Engineering Fraternity is offering a Professional Follow-Up Help Workshop on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 7-8:30 p.m., Coffman Memorial Union, Room 304, to help students learn how to compose follow-up emails to recruiters after attending the Science and Engineering Career Fair.

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Jan 30, 14

Alpha Sigma Kappa hosts spring recruitment events Feb. 5-10 for women in technical studies

Alpha Sigma Kappa, University of Minnesota's premier social sorority for women studying architecture, engineering, math, and the sciences, will be holding its spring recruitment Wednesday, Feb. 5 through Monday, Feb. 10, with a variety of activities including a hot chocolate bar, Weisman Art Museum art tour, and craft night.

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Jan 23, 14

See the list of 140 employers attending the biggest-ever spring Science and Engineering Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 4

See a list of companies attending the Spring 2014 Science and Engineering Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at TCF Bank Stadium. With 140 employers planning to attend, this will be our biggest spring Science and Engineering Career Fair ever! Pre-register now.

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Jan 23, 14

Prepare for the Career Fair by attending workshops on resumes, interviewing, networking and more

The Career Center for Science and Engineering is offering a variety of workshops sponsored by General Electric to help you prepare for the Spring 2014 Science and Engineering Career Fair. They include a Resume Writing Workshop on Monday, Jan. 27; Interviewing Workshop on Tuesday, Jan. 28 and Wednesday, Jan. 29; Leveraging LinkedIn Workshop on Thursday, Jan. 30; Career Fair Prep and Networking Workshop on Friday, Jan. 31; and a Resume Marathon on Monday, Feb. 3. Free food at all events!

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Jan 23, 14

Career Center offers extended quick stop walk-in hours Jan. 27-31

In preparation for the Spring 2014 Science and Engineering Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 4, the Career Center for Science and Engineering will be offering extended quick stop walk-in hours from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Monday, Jan. 27-Friday, Jan. 31, Lind Hall, Suite 105.

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Jan 23, 14

May and Summer 2014 Study Abroad Expo is Wednesday, Jan. 29

Are you thinking about studying abroad during May Session or summer vacation? Many programs are still accepting study abroad applications for 2014! Learn about your options during the May and Summer 2014 Study Abroad Expo on Wednesday, Jan. 29, noon-2 p.m., Walter Library, Room 101.

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Jan 23, 14

Gemini Project workshop on Wednesday, Jan. 29 focuses on innovation

Learn how to turn your lab research into commercial success at the next Gemini Project workshop "Bench to Business: How Innovation Leaders Cross the Chasm from Technical Idea to Commercial Venture" on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 4-5:30 p.m., Walter Library, Room 101. Hosted by Boston Scientific. No registration required.

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Jan 23, 14

Apply by Friday, Jan. 31 for 2014-15 Microsoft Scholarship

The application deadline is Friday, Jan. 31 for the 2014-15 Microsoft College Scholarship offered to undergraduate students studying computer science and related technical disciplines.

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Jan 23, 14

YMCA Summer Job Fair is Monday, Jan. 27

Looking for a summer job? Learn about exciting summer employment opportunities through the local YMCA at the YMCA Summer Job Fair on Monday, Jan. 27, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Coffman Memorial Union, Mississippi Room.

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Jan 23, 14

Apply by Monday, Feb. 17 for Catalyst by LeaderShape program to explore leadership and involvement

If you're looking to explore involvement and action in the greater community, attend the Catalyst by LeaderShape program on Friday, Feb. 28, noon-7:30 p.m. Lunch, snacks, and dinner provided. Apply online by Monday, Feb. 17!

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Jan 23, 14

Theta Tau co-ed Professional Engineering Fraternity to host prep workshops for the Career Fair

Theta Tau co-ed Professional Engineering Fraternity is offering a resume-building workshop on Tuesday, Jan. 28, mock interviewing sessions on Thursday, Jan. 30, and a professional follow-up help workshop on Tuesday, Feb. 4 to help students prepare for the Science and Engineering Career Fair.

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Jan 16, 14

Pre-register now for the biggest-ever Spring Science and Engineering Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 4

Get your resume ready and pre-register for the Science and Engineering Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., TCF Bank Stadium. More than 140 companies and organizations are expected to attend the fair as they search for new employees and interns. This will be our biggest Spring Science and Engineering Career Fair ever! Those who pre-register get extra tips and information about the Career Fair.

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Jan 16, 14

Student volunteers needed for Science and Engineering Career Fair

Student volunteers are needed to help at the Spring Science and Engineering Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 4, TCF Bank Stadium. This is an excellent opportunity for all CSE students, even first-year students, to learn about the Career Fair and network with employers and staff. Volunteer now!

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Jan 16, 14

Academic Advising offers extended drop-in advising hours Tuesday, Jan. 21 from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Drop-in advising will resume Tuesday, Jan. 21, with extended hours from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. in 105 Lind Hall. Please check in by 3:45 p.m. Normal drop-in advising hours are 2-4 p.m., Monday-Friday.

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Jan 16, 14

Explore other majors at the CCE Major and Career Fair Friday, Jan. 24

Still not settled on a major that best fits your interests? Stop by the CCE Major and Career Fair on Friday, Jan. 24 from noon-1 p.m. at Coffman Memorial Union, Room 303, and learn about different undergraduate degree options. Free pizza will be provided!

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Jan 16, 14

Sign up now for practice interviews on Wednesday, Feb. 12 and Thursday, Feb. 13

Don't use an actual interview to practice your interview skills! Practice your interview skills with a REAL employer before the big interview and get valuable feedback during Practice Interview Days on Wednesday, Feb. 12 and Thursday, Feb. 13. Sign up now! Spots are limited.

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To submit information for the weekly CSE Student Announcements, send an email to: kubit001@umn.edu. The deadline for submissions is Wednesdays at 9 a.m.