Undergraduate Blog

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September 5, 2017

Please see the following list of upcoming Engineering International Student Programs:

International and Domestic Student “Meet and Greet”

-Date & Time: Tuesday, September 12 (12:30-1:30pm)

-Location: 212 Engineering Hall

-Sponsored by Engineering International Student Programs

-Meet Engineering students, faculty, and staff!  Gain valuable resources, and get involved! FREE food provided. RSVP to attend. 

-RSVP to Attend: http://go.engineering.illinois.edu/MeetandGreet



Engineering Career Fair Volunteers

-Date & Time: Tuesday-Wednesday, September 12-13 (12:00-6:00pm)

-Location: Activities and Recreation Center (ARC)

-Sponsored by Engineering Career Services and Engineering International Student Programs

-Volunteer at the Career Fair!  Meet employers and strengthen your network!

-Volunteer at: https://www.volunteersignup.org/84B3C



Applying to U.S. Graduate Schools

-Date & Time: Thursday, October 12 (5:00-6:15pm)

-Location: 106B8 Engineering Hall

-Sponsored by The Graduate College and Engineering International Student Programs

-Learn about U.S. graduate school opportunities, applications, resources, and funding! 

-Register to Attend: https://illinois.edu/sb/sec/2151195



Undergraduate Research Opportunities

-Date & Time: Thursday, November 30 (5:00-6:00pm)

-Location: 106B8 Engineering Hall

-Get involved with undergraduate research! Meet international students with research experience!

-Sponsored by Engineering Undergraduate Research, International Programs in Engineering (IPENG), and Engineering International Student Programs

-Register to Attend: https://illinois.edu/sb/sec/4099407

September 5, 2017

John Holdren, former director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, will kick off iSEE's conference on climate change resilience. Holdren's talk, titled “The Case for Investing in Climate Change Resilience: Insights from Science, Engineering and Economics,” is 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18, Alice Campbell Alumni Center. Registration is free at https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/2524204.

September 5, 2017

The Students With Families student organization will be holding a coffee chat on Friday September 15th from 11am-noon.This is a meet and mingle event with other students who are managing school and family life (raising children...). See the attached flyer for more details! (Note that there is a typo in the flyer, the time is 11am-noon, NOT 11pm-noon.

September 1, 2017

Do you need volunteer hours? Do you love serving others? Do you want to do something meaningful and memorable? Sign up for iHelp! Join the Student Alumni Ambassadors for this campus-wide day of service on Saturday, September 30, 2017. You can volunteer as an individual OR you can form a team--with a group of friends or with your RSO! Follow the links below to register!

Registration closes at Midnight, Friday September 22nd.
Group Registration: Found here
Individual Registration: Found here

August 31, 2017

The Fall Town Hall meeting for GLCM is scheduled for Wednesday, September 6, 2017 in 2311 Yeh Center at 5:00pm.  Any undergraduate student interested in learning about the details of the GLCM program is welcome to attend.  We will specifically cover the application requirements for seniors seeking to apply this fall for the GLCM Class of 2019. Visit the GLCM website (http://glcm.cee.illinois.edu) for more information and direct any questions to Professor Liu at lliu1@illinois.edu. Bring your questions about GLCM and please join us next Wednesday!