Category Archives: CUNY Sponsored Events

NYC DOB Scholars Program at CityTech

The DOB Scholars is a seminar, networking, and career development program for CUNY students interested in engineering (civil, mechanical or electrical), architecture, sustainability & energy, construction management, construction trades, inspection, law enforcement, public policy/government, and public safety. The program will consist of 10 seminars over the course of the spring semester from various units within the Department of Buildings.  Students will also receive detailed information on how to apply for upcoming paid summer internships.

The deadline for application is December 13th, by 11:59PM. The application is attached in this post, as well as a flier with details on the program and the exact program dates. Applications consist of several short answer questions, and the required attachment of a resume, all of which should be sent to architecTech@citech.cuny.edu.

NYC Department of Buildings will be on our campus holding an information session on Wednesday, December 4th, from 5-6pm.  Students are  encouraged to attend the information session and must register using the following link: https://dobscholars.eventbrite.com.

 

 

CUNY Service Corps Is Hiring

CUNY is hiring students like you to educate, engage, and mobilize people to complete the census. We are looking for driven, hard-working people who are enthusiastic and comfortable talking to their neighbors, friends, family, and other students. This is an opportunity to build your communication, teamwork, leadership, and problem solving skills. Census Corps students earn $15 per hour and work approximately 12 hours a week for between 5 to 7 months starting in the spring 2020 semester

Applications are due Thursday, November 14 at 5 PM

To be eligible for CUNY Census Corps, you must:

  • Be matriculated in a CUNY degree program in fall 2019 and plan to re-enroll in spring 2020
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 (or higher) and ate least 12 college credits at the end of fall 2019
  • Have the required documentation to work in the United States
  • Be committed to working through June 2020
  • Be interested in serving as a CUNY ambassador in a setting that requires professional behavior

Apply here: https://cunysud.formstack.com/forms/censuscorps

Faculty Face-Off Design Series on 10/31/19, Happy Halloween

The long-awaited second coming of the Faculty Face-Off Design Series is here with a spooky battle royale illustration draw-off! Professor Neugeboren and Professor Woolley throw down on Thursday 10/31 at 12:45-2pm in P114. 

Students determine who reigns supreme by grading the professors. You can’t miss this Halloween treat! All are welcome, and in costume if you dare!

Repost: Dont forget to attend PPA Speaker Series on 10/17

Please join Giuliana Benedicity as she shares her experiences and challenges that contributed to her career and leadership growth.

Giuliana Benedicty is a leading project manager at Hunter Roberts with a solid reputation for working on public housing and higher education projects in the Bronx, Harlem and Washington Heights. She is respected by colleagues and clients alike for her easy going personality and ‘all-in’ work ethic. Benedicty co-founded the Greater Place to Work for Women (GPWW) committee at Hunter Roberts when she realized that professional women would benefit from an internal network. Her insistence that a women’s initiative fosters communication and sense of community within the workplace is evidence of her qualities as a leader and role
model. Learn more by joining her talk on October 17,2019.

UX Career Panel Discussion on 10/17/19

Join this career panel discussion with Googlers who work in a variety of UX roles. They will share their journey to Google, talk about their projects, and how best to prepare for internships and full-time jobs. The panelists will be talking about their roles in Design and Research as it relates to User Experience. Computer Science, and students in the Social Sciences welcome!

When: Thursday October 17, 2019
Where: 259 Adams St. Room P114
Time: 12pm to 1:30pm

Please RSVP @ https://goo.gle/2Mr5ger

Volunteers needed for City Tech P.L.A.N. Initiative Week ’19

City Tech’s first-ever P.L.A.N. Initiative Week is coming up.Volunteers are needed in the Namm/Library, Academic Complex, and Voorhees buildings, as well as for workshops being held in Namm 119 from Oct 21-Oct 24.

Interested students can fill out this google form:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScyWbgHOcBnj0lCYxR2hm2lF5fyNF6XRGxLiGup6fkfkoxt4g/viewform

**Please submit by Tuesday, October 15th, 5pm.**

SHPE- Latinos in Design & Construction on 10/16/19

Latinos in Design & Construction – A Discussion on the Project Lifecycle – Wednesday, October 16
Join the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, NYC Professional Chapter (SHPE-NYC) at the next Latinos in Design & Construction networking event: The Project Lifecycle

A panel of industry experts will discuss challenges and common pitfalls encountered through the life cycle of a project, from conceptual design through and beyond construction. Panelists with design, construction, and architectural backgrounds will share their practical knowledge as well as comment on the presence of diversity in their respective industries.

Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Time: 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Location: AKF – 165 Broadway, NYC
RSVP:  LINK

Send email to info@shpe-nyc.org for any questions regarding SHPE NYC programs.

Peer Advisement Speaker Series-Oct 17,2019

Please join Giuliana Benedicity as she shares her experiences and challenges that contributed to her career and leadership growth.

Giuliana Benedicty is a leading project manager at Hunter Roberts with a solid reputation for working on public housing and higher education projects in the Bronx, Harlem and Washington Heights. She is respected by colleagues and clients alike for her easy going personality and ‘all-in’ work ethic. Benedicty co-founded the Greater Place to Work for Women (GPWW) committee at Hunter Roberts when she realized that professional women would benefit from an internal network. Her insistence that a women’s initiative fosters communication and sense of community within the workplace is evidence of her qualities as a leader and role
model. Learn more by joining her talk on October 17,2019.