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The Virtual Chair’s Office

+ Message from the Chair: Welcome to the MECH department, City Tech, CUNY

+ The Virtual Chair’s Office (zoom): join the sessions when you need to talk to me.

+ The MECH department reopening plan: See our reopening plan

Fall 2021 Semester

+ MECH Department Advisement: Meet the MECH faculty

+ Student Peer Advisement (TBD): for students who need help from peers

+ Course Listings: MECH/IND coursework

Project opportunity: The 21-22 NASA Micro-g NExT Artemis Student Challenge

This is the 21-22 NASA Micro-g NExT Artemis Student Challenge that is a great opportunity for Mechanical Engineering undergraduate students.

NASA Micro-g NExT video:

Micro-g Neutral Buoyancy Experiment Design Teams (Micro-g NExT) challenges undergraduate students to design, build, and test a tool or device that addresses an authentic, current space exploration challenge. The overall experience includes hands-on engineering design, test operations, and public outreach. Test operations are conducted in the simulated microgravity environment of the NASA Johnson Space Center Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL). Teams will propose design and prototyping of a tool or simulant identified by NASA engineers as necessary in space exploration missions. Professional NBL divers will test the tools and students will direct the divers from the Test Conductor Room of the NBL facility. Micro-g NExT provides a unique opportunity to contribute to NASA’s missions. The 2022 Micro-g NExT challenges focus on the lunar extravehicular activities (EVA) operations aspect of the Artemis missions.

Please go to our website for more information

Accessing your City Tech email for students

Accessing your City Tech email (for students and alumni)

Student email info from CIS

https://cis.citytech.cuny.edu/Student/it_student_email.aspx

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Student helpdesk:

StudentHelpDesk@citytech.cuny.edu
718-260-4900
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Library Building (L-114)

BROOKLYN NAVY YARD FALL INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Dear MECH/IND students,

Please see the following internship opportunity in Brooklyn Navy Yard. It’s for you!!

Good luck!

Dr. Nakamura, 8/31/2021

Brooklyn Navy Yard Fall Internship Program:The Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation’s Fall Internship Program connects college-attending students to a wide range of work opportunities with businesses within the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Students are connected to Brooklyn Navy Yard-based businesses according to their future career interests, skill sets, and educational background.  Internship Details: 

  • The 8-week fall internship will begin on Monday, September 20th and will end on Friday, November 19th
  • All accepted interns must commit to a part-time, 20-hours per week work schedule. This totals to 160 paid hours for the internship. All interns are compensated at $15/hour by BNYDC.
  • We are balancing remote work with in-person opportunities, based on health requirements and individual preferences.

To Apply:

  • To apply, click the link here: https://bit.ly/BNYFall2021
  • Interns are selected based on their demonstration of strong communication skills, work ethic, and track record of commitment and achievement.
  • Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. The deadline for all applications is Friday, September 17th, 2021. 
  • Limited internships are available, so applications should be sent in as soon as possible. Applications accepted earlier in the process will have greater likelihood of matching to an internship role in their desired field(s). 

Eligibility:
• A Brooklyn resident or attend a Brooklyn-based college
• A first-time or once returning participant in the internship program• A current college attending student
Edwin Rivera | Program Manager, Workforce Development

Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation

Fall 2021 MECH Department meetings

Please put the following schedule on your calendar:

Regular Department meetings (for all Faulty, CLTs, COA)
++Thursday, Sep 9, 2021, 1-2pm
++Thursday, Oct 7, 2021, 1-2pm
++Thursday, Nov 4, 2021, 1-2pm
++Thursday, Dec 2, 2021, 1-2pm

Curriculum committee meetings (for all Faulty, CLTs, COA)
++Thursday, Sep 23, 2021, 1-2pm
++Thursday, Oct 21, 2021, 1-2pm
++Thursday, Nov 18, 2021, 1-2pm
++Thursday, Dec 15, 2021, 1-2pm

All meetings are online (or hybrid if necessary) https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4939951429