Fulton Schools Tutoring Center open August 26

Posted by on Aug 16, 2019 in Opportunities, Students | 0 comments

Starting Monday, August 26, 2019, you can look to the Fulton Schools Tutoring Center for course support in-person or from wherever you are studying!

Come meet with current ASU students who have excelled in the same classes you are taking for support. You can view tutor schedules, see locations and log-on by visiting the Fulton Schools Tutoring Center website.

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Now Hiring! Engineering Future Mentor

Posted by on Aug 23, 2019 in Career, Opportunities | 0 comments

The Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering seeks highly-motivated and articulate Engineering Futures Mentors who will work with freshmen to offer academic support, information, skill development, and advocacy. Mentors will help students form good study habits, solve problems, and meet the demands of college life while exploring what it means to be an engineer.

 

Essential Duties

  • Initiate and maintain communications with assigned mentees.
  • Conduct outreach including special campaigns to encourage mentees via text, email, or phone.
  • Provide one-on-one peer mentoring sessions to mentees via phone or video conference.
  • Initiate 5 meetings with each mentee per semester.
  • Track and record meeting summaries.
  • Serve as a resource and proactively communicate with mentees to help retain them within engineering.
  • Encourage exploration of engineering majors and college success activities.
  • Provide reports to supervisors.
  • Participate in program implementation meetings and provide continuous improvement feedback
  • Attend regular training.
  • Participate in training on first-year transitions issues and related material (Be available for training over Saturdays as needed, to get you prepared).
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Desired Qualifications

  • Must be a junior, senior, or 4+1 Fulton Schools of Engineering student who have participated in the Fulton Schools of Engineering Undergraduate program and engaged in co-curricular experiences (e.g., E2 camp counselor, Peer mentor, FSE Student Organization leadership, EPICS, FURI, GCSP, Industry Internships, Career Coach, Peer tutor, Fulton Ambassador).
  • Must be able to commit to mentoring in both the fall and spring semesters.
  • Be in good academic standing.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • Experience working with diverse groups/students.
  • Evidence of extensive knowledge of and ability to proactively navigate Fulton Schools of Engineering and ASU resources/programs.
  • Evidence of effective verbal and communication skills.
  • Prior experience or current involvement in a leadership role at ASU and/or in the community.
  • Evidence of engagement in engineering activities beyond the undergraduate curriculum.
  • Evidence of a high level of organization skills and ability to manage multiple priorities and tasks.
  • Demonstrated ability to act with a high level of professionalism due to access to student information.
  • Experience presenting to small and large groups.
  • Demonstrated skill in customer service, problem-solving, and relationship management.

 

Click here to apply today!

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Now Hiring! Fulton Engineering Career Center Administrative Assistant

Posted by on Aug 23, 2019 in Career, Opportunities | 0 comments

The Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering is seeking an Administrative Assistant for the Fulton Schools Career Center. We are looking for a highly dependable and professional student to assist with time-sensitive student and employer information in a fast-paced environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with clerical duties such as: answering a high volume of phone calls, copying, scanning, faxing, paper and electronic filing and confidential information
  • Order supplies, complete procurement card reconciliations, monthly account reconciliations, and maintain databases & data entry
  • Stocking, organizing and inventorying supplies
  • Assist with multiple Career Center events throughout the year

 

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications, web, and social media
  • Have great attention to detail and ability to multi-task, prioritize and handle a variety of assignments simultaneously in a fast-paced work environment
  • ASU Driving on the mall certification
  • Must have excellent customer service, organizational skills and the ability to effectively communicate with staff, students, faculty, visitors and vendors
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Prior experience working in an office environment for at least 1 year
  • Ability to lift at least 25 lbs.

 

Click here to apply today!

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Attend the NAE Grand Challenges for Engineering Speaker Series, September 5 and 19

Posted by on Aug 23, 2019 in Customize your experience, Events, Opportunities, Participation, Students | 0 comments

Join us for our first speaker events of the Fall 2019 semester!

In partnership with the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) and Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Network (KEEN), the Grand Challenge Scholars Program (GCSP) at Arizona State University (ASU) invites you to an engaging speaker series, focusing on the fourteen Grand Challenges for Engineering in the 21st Century.

Esteemed speakers from across the nation will come to ASU to share their expertise in their field, discuss the grand challenges our world faces and answer probing questions on what can be done.

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Global Futures Laboratory Event and Opportunity: Falling Walls Lab

Posted by on Aug 23, 2019 in Events, Opportunities, Participation, Students | 0 comments

Friday, October 4, 2019, ASU will be hosting a Falling Walls Lab forum that will connect into the Falling Walls Conference held in Berlin, Germany.Man receiving red card from robot arm

 Falling Walls Lab

The Falling Walls Lab is an international forum for the next generation of outstanding innovators and creative thinkers and feeds into the Conference component. Labs are hosted at academic institutions and participants get the opportunity to present their research work, business model or initiative to peers, a high-caliber jury made up of experts from academia and business and the general public – in three minutes each. The winner from the lab will be given the opportunity to present their work in front of a distinguished jury at the conference in November.

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Volunteer with Community Outreach and Advocacy for Refugees (COAR)

Posted by on Aug 22, 2019 in Opportunities, Organizations and Teams, Participation, Students | 0 comments

Community Outreach and Advocacy for Refugees (COAR) is a student organization that focuses on helping and supporting refugees in the area. Twice a week (Tuesday and Thursday 3:30–4:30 p.m.) the group meets to tutor refugee elementary school students at Crockett Elementary School.COAR logo

Often times these children fall behind and need extra help, and so we work with the teachers of Crockett to provide personalized tutoring for them! If you are interested in joining please fill out the application or would like more information please email us at asucoar@gmail.com.

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Attend an intro to Python workshop by ASU Research Computing, August 26

Posted by on Aug 20, 2019 in Events, Participation, Research, Resources, Students | 0 comments

circuit boardScientific computing has become more prevalent in research over the past decade. This workshop, hosted by ASU Research Computing, aims to help students, staff and faculty members learn the basics of programming in Python. 

Intro to Python
Monday, August 26, 2019
2–3 p.m and 3–4 p.m.
Biodesign AL (BDA) 10-14, Tempe campus [map]
Register to attend — make sure you’re logged in to My ASU to access the registration

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Volunteer for the 2019 Young Engineers Shape the World Kickoff Conference! September 14

Posted by on Aug 19, 2019 in Opportunities, Outreach, Participation, Students | 0 comments

Are you passionate about education and increasing the diversity of the engineering field? Volunteer for a program that encourages high school students to build their identity as future engineers at the 2019 Young Engineers Shape the World Kickoff Conference!

YESW is an engineering exploration program for high school students who are female, first generation or have financial need. We provide opportunities for students to participate in hands-on activities, interact with ASU engineering students, tour the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering and practice networking skills with industry professionals and engineering faculty.

Sign up today to volunteer!

Young Engineers Shape the World Kickoff Conference
Saturday, September 14, 2019
10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Bateman Physical Sciences Center F (PSF) 166 [mapand Engineering Center G (ECG), Tempe campus [map]

Lunch is provided.

If you have any questions or would like to be added to our volunteer mailing list to be notified of future volunteer opportunities, please contact engineeringoutreach@asu.edu.

We appreciate your support!

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