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Civil Engineering Graduate Programs: Iowa State University

Fall 2020 applications for graduate study in Civil Engineering in Iowa State University are being accepted!

Below are the available department and programs:

·         CCEE Graduate Prospective Student information

·         ISU CCEE Research Opportunities

·         ISU CCEE Faculty by Focus Area (faculty profiles)

·         CCEE Graduate Admission Requirements

Interested students can apply at no cost using the CCEE Preapplication.  Should they qualify for our graduate programs after a preapp review, we will encourage them to complete the full Admissions application (that app does have a fee).

Applicants interested in on-campus MS or PhD programs who have successfully completed an ISU Admissions app by January 15, 2020 will be invited to the ISU CCEE Prospective Student Weekend, March 5-7, 2020.  Selected applications will be provided free travel and lodging for this event.

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact  Professor Anne Marie Sowder at amsowder@citytech.cuny.edu or Dawn Miller at millerdm@iastate.edu

 

UX with Google

Hi All!

User experience (UX) is the intersection of design and engineering. Want to know what it’s like to work in UX at Google as an engineer, designer, or researcher? Join a group of UX Googlers as they share day-in-the-life stories about their work and provide an inside look on what makes UX at Google unique. Attendees will get the chance to hear resume, portfolio, and interview tips too. This session is for bachelor’s students interested in CS and/or design graduating December 2020 or later. THIS IS FOR INTERNSHIPS, NOT FT ROLES.

Here are the details:
·  What: UX Internship Workshop at Google NYC
·  When: Friday, 1/10 from 9am-12pm
·  Where: Google NYC
·  Who’s Invited: Students studying design, computer science, or related fields who are graduating in December 2020 or later. If you’re interested in full-time roles in UX at Google, check out google.com/students. For more information about Google’s UX suite of roles check out design.google.com.
·  Registration: Click here to register! First come first serve basis! Confirmed attendees will be emailed on the week of Dec. 30.

LED Lighting Installer Position

Solar Green Energy- an energy company located in New York that grew tremendously in the past six months since the laws of solar and better rebates converting buildings to LED, is currently looking for good interns and full-time job as a LeD lighting installer.
The projects are mostly located in New York City.
Visit company website to know more:  https://www.sologreenenergy.com
If interested, contact Esther Rein at strein93@gmail.com

Graduate School Fair on 12/12/2019

Honors Scholars Program is hosting a graduate school fair this Thursday, December 12, 2019, from 9:30 am – 2 pm in Namm 119 and Namm, ground floor.

Over 30 colleges will be attending. Students who are considering graduate school are highly encouraged to attend. A good turnout helps to assure future participation by graduate programs.See details below

Full time PM at Apple Restoration

Apple Restoration & Waterproofing – a Construction company with over 30 years of business is seeking a recent graduate with a 30 Hr OSHA card for full-time Project Manager position.

Duties include:

  • Soliciting, estimating, bidding and procuring of projects.
  • Interfacing with customers for their assigned projects.
  • See that submittals, tests, mock-ups, and approvals are completed properly and efficiently.
  • Overall responsibility for planning and monitoring of project schedules.
  • Visit projects on intermittent basis, or as needed, and remain in touch with the ongoing site. conditions and the progress of the project.
  • Review and track costs throughout the project.
  • Manage the successful completion of every job.

Salary to be discussed. If interested, please send resumes to Lauren Weiss at lauren@applerestoration.com

Apple Restoration & Waterproofing
61 Jefferson Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206
718-599-5055

 

Application for 2020 Exploratory Programs Is Now Open

The application for our 2020 Exploratory Programs is now open!

Exploratory Programs allow college freshmen and sophomores to learn more about financial services as well as our firm’s business, people and culture. The goal is to bring students together from different schools, majors and backgrounds and to help set them up for success as they explore future career interests and opportunities. The program includes skill-building workshops, interactive case studies and networking sessions with Goldman professionals. Click here to learn more.

Final event dates have been secured! Please review details below:

Spring Exploratory Programs | Application Deadline – Sunday, March 15th
Veterans Career Summit | New York | Thursday, May 7 to Friday, May 8
Undergraduates graduating between December 2021 to June 2023 and candidates beginning a MBA program in fall 2020 who are military veterans.
Engineering Essentials| New York | Thursday, May 18 to Sunday, May 21
Undergraduates graduating between December 2021 to August 2022 who identify as black, Hispanic/Latino, Native American and/or women with an interest in pursuing careers in engineering, including software engineering and financial modeling.
Virtual Insight Series | Virtual | Summer 2020
Undergraduates graduating between December 2021 to June 2023 with an interest in professional development, divisional overviews and interview preparation.
To register,click here

Latinos in Sustainability Fellowship Program

SHPE-NYC Latinos in Sustainability group demonstrates SHPE-NYC and its leadership’s commitment to a sustainable future through innovative engineering, collaborative forums and education.The goal is to nurture and grow a community within SHPE that strives for a sustainable world. SHPE will continue to grow their Sustainability focused programming with Technical Presentations, Guest Speakers and Networking events and now a Fellowship Program!

About the Latinos in Sustainability Fellowship Program
The Latinos In Sustainability Fellowship Program will provide a selected student with a semester long hands-on experience in leadership and coordination around sustainability. The student will assist the program lead and other professionals on the team to:

  • Promote Latinos In Sustainability and SHPE’s mission
  • Coordinate events and collaborate with partners
  • Strategize around workforce collaboration
  • Organize training opportunities for our community

The fellowship will have a stipend for $500 and will expect 3-4 hours of work per week, over the course of a semester, in partnership with the program lead and other professionals on the team. There will also be a mandatory virtual weekly check-in and 2-3 in person check-ins. 

If interested please submit a resume and a cover letter describing your interest in working in sustainability and in a leadership role in SHPE. Please submit this to sustainability@shpe-nyc.org   by December 9th.

If you have any questions regarding the role please email: sustainability@shpe-nyc.org.

Full Time Entry Level Position

Empire Architectural Metal and Glass Corp. is looking for someone to fill an full time entry level position within their company.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage bid solicitations (emails) and
  • Print out architectural drawings for our estimating, drafting and project management departments.
  • Eventually this position will be responsible for project submittals, generating hardware cuts, and other additional responsibilities as they grow into their role.

There will definitely be room to move up within the company. This will be a great place to start as you will be able to soak up a lot of information.

They are located in Queens, NY (College Point).

Office hours: Monday-Friday from either 7:00AM-4:00PM or 8:00AM to 5:00PM.

If interested, please send your resume to Maximo Nazario at  maximon@empirearchmetal.com

Empire Architectural Metal & Glass Corp.

14-50 118th St, College Point, NY 11356

Office: (718) 321-1697 Ext 103  Fax: (718) 463-8176

Urban Glass Winter Student Scholarship 

Urban Glass Winter Student Scholarship 

Winter classes listingshttps://urbanglass.org/classes?semester=winter . 

Scholarship deadline: December 8th,2019

Applicationhere.

Questions: Contact Prof. Sowder at amsowder@citytech.cuny.edu
 
Details:   Please share this deadline with your communities, and we look forward to reviewing their applications!  The scholarship application can he found here.
A few highlights coming up in January include:
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From the Furnace to the Flame with Alexander Rosenberg
Intensive | 5 Sessions: January 13 — January 17
Monday, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Alexander will be working in both the flame shop and hot shop, making parts that will fit together mechanically as optical and other devices.
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Reduce, Reuse, Re-FUSE: Experimental Kilnforming with Recycled Glass with Morgan Gilbreath
Intensive | 5 Sessions: January 13 — January 17
Monday, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Morgan will be encouraging experimentation and considering the potential of waste glass by using refuse and recycling in the kiln.
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Designing with Glass with Nicole Lahy
Intensive | 5 Sessions: January 21 — January 25
Tuesday, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Nicole is a former graphic designer who will teach students design principles and an introduction to Adobe Illustrator to then apply to stained glass projects.