Fulton Tutoring Centers are hiring for the Tempe Campus

Posted by on Mar 16, 2015 in Resources, Students |

now hiringThe Fulton Tutoring Centers at the Tempe campus are hiring for the spring 2015 and fall 2015 semesters for the following positions:

CIDSE Tutoring Center Tutor (Req#11235BR)

Engineering Tutor (Req#11236BR)

Qualifications: Applicants must have a 3.5 or higher g.p.a. AND/OR a B+ or higher in the courses they will tutor in. Our course list can be found in the “Courses Tutored and Times” tab.

To apply: Visit the ASU Student job portal , search “On Campus Jobs” and enter the requisition number listed above. To be considered for an interview, applicants must complete both the ASU online application and the Wufoo application that is specific to each position (Wufoo link can be found in the job description listed in the ASU online application).

Questions? Contact Kaely Graham, Engineering Tutoring Center Coordinator, at Kaely.Graham@asu.edu.

 

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Pitch your good idea for funding at ASU Launch Day

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Competitions, Students | 0 comments

Join the ASU Office of Entrepreneurship & Innovation for ASU Launch Day, Polytechnic campus. 

All day: E&I representatives will be on the Poly campus with free-t-shirts, notebooks, and information about starting a venture at ASU and how to support your good ideas!

Attend an Edson workshop to learn more about ways to apply for up to $20K of funding and support services for your big idea. (Century Hall, Multipurpose Room)

Edson Workshop
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
12–1 p.m. 
Century Hall (CNTRY), Multipurpose Room, Polytechnic campus [map]

Pitch your good idea at Open Pitch for a chance to win up to $5K in seed funding and a spot in the ASU incubator.

Open Pitch
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
5–6:30 p.m. 
Student Union (UNION), Cooley Ballrooms, Polytechnic campus [map]

RSVP online.

 

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Create a design for WellnessLifestyle, win a $1,000 scholarship

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Opportunities | 0 comments

SPRING 2015 DESIGN COMPETITION

WellnessLifestyle is on a mission to inspire wellness as a way of life! We believe that when we take better care of ourselves, we can take better care of each other and the world around us.

Are you a college student passionate about wellness and committed to social change? We need YOU to help us create the messaging for our Spring 2015 Collection! Top designs will be imprinted on our apparel and gift products, and we will contribute 10% of each purchase to wellness education at colleges and universities. We want all students to have the resources to make healthy decisions now that will lead to long-term success and wellness!

Student designers have the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship and 5% of the sale of each product imprinted with their unique design. Good for you, good for the community!

Follow WellnessLifestyle on Facebook and learn more at wellnesslifestyle.com/design-competition.

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Register for Sparky’s Fitness Challenge, deadline April 7

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Spirit and Traditions | 0 comments

Fulton Schools undergraduate students play for free! Sign up online and the bill gets sent to Fulton Schools of Engineering automatically.

Register for Sparky’s Fitness Challenge, the last intramural event of the semester, by Tuesday, April 7. The event will take place on the Tempe campus.

Learn more about spring 2015 intramural sports

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Job finding mistakes — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Career | 0 comments

As the days are getting warmer and warmer, it’s a sure sign that summer is not very far away. If you are a soon-to-be graduate who is still looking for a job, or a continuing student still looking for an internship, this column is for you. I recently discovered an article, 27 Common Job Finding Mistakes, by Dick Gaither. Whether you’ve been looking for months without positive results or are just beginning your search, the article can be an excellent resource.

I was interested in reading it because I wanted to see how the content of our workshops, the articles in my blogs and the information we share in one-on-one appointments compared with Gaither’s list. (Incidentally, I am an admirer of his work.)

The list includes topics that should be familiar to you if you’ve been working with the Fulton Schools Career Center. You need to have a focus, have a good sense of your strengths and abilities and know how to self yourself. Job seeking is time consuming. You have to do research on each company and your resumes, cover letters, online applications and 30-second commercials have to be customized for each and every opportunity. Image is important and a positive, professional attitude is critical.

You need to be flexible and remember that all recruiters and hiring managers are evaluating you in terms of what you can do for them. So, even though you really want the job to be all about meeting your needs and matching your preferences, you know how important it is to present yourself in terms of what you can do rather than what you want.

Take the time to read Gather’s entire article. In fact, I recommend printing it out and using it as a guide as you continue (or start) your search. www.experienceworks.org/site/DocServer/Job_finding_mistakes.pdf?docID=17126

 

Joyce Donahue is a Career Counselor in the Fulton Schools Career Center. She is a National Certified Career Counselor and holds “Master Career Counselor” membership status in the National Career Development Association.

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Update on Noble Library

Posted by on Mar 27, 2015 in Announcements, Fulton Schools | 0 comments

For those of you who haven’t heard, Noble Library has been closed for the remainder of Spring 2015 to repair damage caused by a sprinkler malfunction earlier this month.

While the library’s collection has been mostly unharmed, the study spaces, offices, furniture, and elevators suffered significant water damage.

Meanwhile:

  • Noble Library staff have relocated to Hayden Library. 
  • Course Reserve and Science Reserve material has been relocated and is now available at the Hayden Library Information Desk.
  • To request books shelved in Noble, use the request button on the book’s catalog record.
  • To Request articles from journal volumes shelved in Noble, or to request other material (maps, standards, microfilm, etc), use the Interlibrary Loan Service.

Staff are retrieving requested materials from Noble twice a day, Monday through Friday, for pick up at the Hayden Library Info Desk. Your engineering librarians, Linda and Sam, have offices in Hayden in the upper concourse, rooms C1D and C1H.

The library will remain closed during repairs and is expected to be open again in time for the Fall 2015 semester.

For more updates and photographs of the repair in progress, or how to obtain materials from Noble, visit the website created by Noble Library staff: libguides.asu.edu/noblenews.

 

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Jobs and Internships – week of March 30

Posted by on Mar 26, 2015 in Career, Opportunities | 0 comments

Did you know you can use Sun Devil CareerLink (SDCL) to search degree-related job opportunities and internships, upload your résumés for recruiting employers to view, schedule on-campus interviews and see who’s recruiting at engineering career events throughout the year? If you’re not taking advantage of this resource, register for SDCL today. Want to learn more? Check out this SDCL Quick Reference GuideThis week there are 427 postings related to Fulton Schools degree programs in SDCL.

Follow the “Read more” link for just a few examples of what you can find in Sun Devil CareerLink this week.

HIGHLIGHTED POSTINGS BY SCHOOL

Biological and Health Systems Engineering

Organization  Software Catalysts
Position Title  Chemical Engineers/Bio-Medical  Engineers/LabValidation Engineers
Position Type  Full-Time
City, State  Multiple Locations
Application Details  Job details listed on Sun Devil CareerLink, ID #808778


The Polytechnic School

Organization  Medtronic, Inc.
Position Title  Supplier Continuity Engineer
Position Type  Full-Time
City, State  Tempe, AZ
Application Details  Job details listed on Sun Devil CareerLink, ID #809334


Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering

Organization  IPRO Tech, Inc.
Position Title  Software Intern
Position Type  Internship
City, State  Phoenix, AZ
Application Details  Job details listed on Sun Devil CareerLink, ID #809156


Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering

Organization  TME, LLC
Position Title  Mechanical/Electrical Engineering  Summer Intern
Position Type  Internship
City, State  Tucson, AZ
Application Details  Job details listed on Sun Devil CareerLink, ID #809518


Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy

Organization  G&W Electric
Position Title  Project Engineer; Mechanical
Position Type  Full-Time
City, State  Bolingbrook, IL
Application Details  Job details listed on Sun Devil CareerLink, ID #808020

 

Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment

Organization  Mass. Electric Construction Co. Industrial
Position Title  Business Manager Co-op/Internship
Position Type  Co-op/Internship
City, State  Multiple Locations
Application Details  Job details listed on Sun Devil CareerLink, ID #805226

 

Find more job postings, events and career development opportunities at the Fulton Schools of Engineering Career Center.
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Present at the Brazilian-American Project Expo

Posted by on Mar 25, 2015 in Announcements, International Students, Research, Students | 0 comments

Are you a student who is working on a project, research, and want to be involved in the international community at ASU? The Brazilian and Portuguese Club are offering an informal on-campus Project Expo for undergraduate Brazilian and American students on Friday, April 24!

Prospective presenters are encouraged to bring a visual aid, such as a poster or model. No formal dress is required, but a friendly attitude is a must. Light refreshments will be provided.

If you are interested in participating in this expo, fill out this form by April 2.

Questions? Contact Taciana at Taciana.Albuquerque@asu.edu.

 

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Department of Energy research opportunities for Ph.D. students

Posted by on Mar 25, 2015 in Graduate Students, Opportunities | 0 comments

The Department of Energy’s Office of Science is now accepting applications for the Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program. The SCGSR program provides graduate dissertation/thesis research opportunities at DOE national laboratories.

The SCGSR program is open to current Ph.D. students in qualified graduate programs, who are conducting their graduate thesis research in targeted areas of importance to the DOE Office of Science. Applications are due at 5 p.m. (ET), April 14, 2015. For detailed information about the program, including eligibility requirements and access to the online application system, visit science.energy.gov/wdts/scgsr.

The SCGSR program supports supplemental awards to outstanding U.S. graduate students to conduct part of their graduate thesis research at a DOE national laboratory in collaboration with a DOE laboratory scientist over a 3 to 12 consecutive month period.

The research opportunity is expected to advance the graduate students’ overall doctoral thesis while providing access to the expertise, resources, and capabilities available at the DOE laboratories. The supplemental award provides for additional, incremental costs for living and travel expenses directly associated with conducting the SCGSR research project at the DOE host laboratory during the award period.

The Office of Science is expected to make approximately 100 awards in 2015, for project periods beginning anytime between October 2015 and September 2016.

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Opportunities at Tethys Engineering

Posted by on Mar 25, 2015 in Opportunities | 0 comments

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Tethys Engineering is a new, local startup company focused on changing the economics of higher education and reinventing the way engineering apprenticeship is developed. Tethys hopes to accomplish this by providing students with a means of financially supporting their education while simultaneously gaining real-world engineering experience.

The company will employ teams of Mechanical Engineering students for as little as 5-10 hours per week to work on design and simulation projects handed to them directly from real engineering firms around the country.

Best of all, to better integrate students’ work schedules with their time spent at school, state-of-the-art work management software will enable work to be completed entirely from students’ homes or dorms—no need to travel to work or meet physically with team members.

Before Tethys Engineering can begin hiring students, however, the company needs to collect additional market data from both students and potential clients. If you are a Mechanical Engineering student, please take five minutes to fill out this brief survey.

Your responses will provide valuable insight for the startup of the company; and if you submit your email address, you will be contacted directly by the company founder with more information about how you can become a part of this exciting new venture!

For more information, visit the company website at tethysengineering.com.

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Undergraduate Research Position Open in Dr. Visar Berisha’s Lab

Posted by on Mar 25, 2015 in Research | 0 comments

Dr. Visar Berisha, Assistant Professor in the School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering and the Department of Speech and Hearing Science, has a paid position available for an undergraduate student to work on the Development of Interactive Web Modules for Speech Therapy project.

Students would be eligible to apply as a FURI student for the Spring 2016 semester.

To apply, review the posting and submit your application materials to Dr. Berisha at visar@asu.edu.

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American Society for Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers meeting

Posted by on Mar 23, 2015 in Organizations and Teams | 0 comments

Join ASHRAE for their next meeting with ASU alumnus Michael Suyehira!

ASU alumnnus Michael Suyehira of Greenfield Dynamics will present at the next American Society for Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) meeting.

Suyehira has his master’s degree in mechanical engineering and has assisted in the design of some of the largest solar thermal systems in the country. Please join us for his presentation, Introduction to Solar Thermal Designs.

Thursday, March 26, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Goldwater Center (GWC) 487, Tempe campus [map]

Free food and drink will be provided.

Questions? Contact George Ioannidis, president, at gioannid@asu.edu.

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