Undergraduate Newsletter for 02/01/2016

New Announcements

  • ATTENTION STUDENTS!! BSOE Undergraduate Advising will be closed on Tuesday Feb. 2 (am & pm) and Thursday Feb. 4 (pm only)

    The BSOE Undergraduate Advising office will be closed  on Tuesday, February 2, (during the morning and afternoon) and also on Thursday, February 4 (closed during the afternoon only) while the staff are conducting workshops.

  • MTM Master of Technology Management Program UCSB

    I’m reaching out to people on campuses who work with students or student clubs and organizations having an interest in science, technology and entrepreneurship.  I’d like to invite your students to learn more about the innovative new Master of Technology Management (MTM) Program at UC Santa Barbara. 

    This program is an alternative to an MBA, and it focuses solely on Technology Management to teach students how to manage the people and processes of successful technology ventures, both at startups and established companies, all in a focused 9-month curriculum.

    If you think this is something your students would like to know about, please do share this email and/or the attached flyer with them.   Our next admissions deadline is April 6, 2016 and they should apply early for the best chances of financial aid.

    Please also feel free to contact me personally, or our program manager, Elizabeth Acebu (bethacebu@tmp.ucsb.edu), with any questions, or encourage your students to do so.   

    Yours,
    Paul Leonardi

    Investment Group of Santa Barbara Founding Director, Master of Technology Management Program at UCSB
    Duca Family Professor of Technology Management

    Email: pleonardi@tmp.ucsb.edu

    Visit us at the MTM Website

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Events This Week

  • Memorial for Shireen Ahsan
    Tuesday, February 2, 2016 7:00 PM, Kresge's Town Hall

    A memorial will be held for Shireen Ahsan on Tuesday, February 2nd at 7pm at Kresge's Town Hall. Shireen was a second year Computer Science major, and was an Academic Assistant for Kresge's Core Course. She was also an active member of the Muslim Student Association. The UCSC Community, along with the family of Shireen Ahsan, would like to hold a gathering for friends, family, students and community to come share memories and stories about Shireen.

  • Ericsson Virtual Info Session
    Wednesday, February 3, 2016 8:00 AM, virtual

    Connect to your future from anywhere.
    Discover how you can jump-start your future with an internship or career with a world leader in communications, technologies and services

    We’re traveling the country visiting colleges and universities to find our next class of interns and recent grads. Couldn’t make it? Attend our YouTube-hosted Spring Virtual Information Session, where you’ll learn what it’s like to work for a world leader in communications, technologies and services. Hear from current interns and employees as they describe the collaboration, diversity, and innovation that they experience every day at Ericsson. Stay tuned after the session for a live Q&A session, where our recruiters will answer your questions in real-time!

    Pre-register and upload your resume to connect directly with an Ericsson recruiter and to receive recruitment priority for summer 2016: https://ericsson.recsolucampus.com/candidatepreferenceform.php?formId=ZGQ%3D

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Other Events

  • Overview of Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate Program at Northeastern University
    Thursday, February 11, 2016 12:00 PM, Engineering 2 Building, Room 215

    Prof. Stefano Basagni of Northeastern University will join us for an overview of the Electrical and Computer Engineering graduate program. He will talk to us about the M.S. and Ph.D. programs in ECE  at Northeastern, course options, financial aid, specialization tracks, research, and post-degree job opportunities. Learn more about the vibrant city of Boston, the lively social scene and entrepreneurial culture of the area!

    As part of his visit he will provide an overview of the programs and will also be availabile to meet individually with students. 

    12:00 Noon          Overview with Q & A

    1:00 to 3:30 PM    Student Appointments (Students will be able to sign-up for an appointment time at the noon Overview)

    Refreshments will be provided at the general session.

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  • Ericsson Women in Technology Event: Overcoming Obstacles on the Road to Success
    Friday, February 19, 2016 12:00 AM, Ericsson Silicon Valley Campus in San Jose

    Your career is an amazing journey full of twist and turns, obstacles and achievements. Ericsson Silicon Valley invites you to learn from women who have navigated their paths successfully. Join technical women from across the bay area to network, share ideas and define what success means and what it takes to get there.

    A limited number of tickets are available for Women in Tech 2016!

    https://ericsson.recsolu.com/external/events/KrLS1j22qbZnNNsJHKgHYg

    Sign up to request your ticket today!

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Internship, Research, Scholarship & Employment Opportunities

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln Summer Research Program

    The program offers students an excellent opportunity to hone research skills and to experience life as a graduate student. Students will enhance their academic resume, work closely with faculty and peers, and have fun with social and professional development activities, all while receiving numerous benefits. Students historically underrepresented in graduate education are especially encouraged to apply. Due to funding restrictions, participation is limited to U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents (those holding a green card.)

     
    All programs for 2016 are listed at unl.edu/summerprogram and include projects in Biochemistry, Plant Science/Pathology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Microbiology, Mechanical Engineering, Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, Optics and Laser Physics, Psychology, Redox Biology, Sociology, and Virology.
     
    Our online application makes it easy for students to apply for up to three different research groups. Priority review of applications begins Monday, February 1 and all applications are due by Monday, March 1.

    For more information, please visit:
    http://www.unl.edu/summerprogram/