Friday, January 15, 2021

Updated for Spring 2021: Safe Campus website provides resources during COVID-19

In preparation for the spring semester, the University has updated the Safe Campus website and developed a detailed strategy focused on reducing the spread of COVID-19. The Spring 2021 Guide contains information about returning to campus, housing, and much more. The MTest site at RecWell will hold special testing clinics at the start of the semester. 

Start preparing now for the Spring 2021 CSE Virtual Career Fair on Feb. 9

Start preparing now for the Spring 2021 CSE Virtual Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 9. More than 100 employers are registered to connect with students.

Academic Advising offers extended virtual drop-in hours on Tuesday, Jan. 19

CSE Academic Advising will hold extended virtual drop-in advising hours on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Central Time, via Zoom at the CSE Academic Advising drop-in appointments webpage. You must check in by 3:45 p.m. Normal drop-in advising hours are 2-4 p.m. Central Time, Monday-Friday and will resume Wednesday, Jan. 20 via Zoom.

Last day to add a class without instructor approval is Monday, Jan. 25

If you still need to add a class to your Spring 2021 schedule, Monday, Jan. 25 is the last day to do so without needing instructor approval.

Apply for the Taylor Student Project Fund to receive up to $500 to kickstart your project prototype

Do you have a great idea but need some money to get started? Apply to receive up to $500 from the Taylor Student Project Fund for a chance to have your personal project funded!

Explore international opportunities in CSE

Start planning now to include an international opportunity in your studies. Make a virtual appointment or visit the CSE Learn Abroad website to learn more about opportunities abroad for CSE students.

Whitsell Innovation, Inc. to hold careers in medical writing webinar on Tuesday, Jan. 19

Join Whitsell Innovation, Inc. for a virtual Careers in Medical Writing webinar on Tuesday, Jan. 19 at noon Central Time. The presentation will focus on how medical writers contribute to scientific communication and drug development.

Register for the 'BIPOC Voices in STEM' speaker series during spring semester

Join University of Minnesota STEM students for the "BIPOC Voices in STEM" speaker series events during spring semester. Sessions are planned for January, February, March, and April. Advance RSVP is required.

Connect with scientists and engineers in Medtronic's WISE initiative on Thursday, Jan. 28

Make connections leading up to the CSE Virtual Spring Career Fair by networking with more than 20 scientists and engineers from Medtronic’s own Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) initiative at a special event on Thursday, Jan. 28, 4-6 p.m., via Zoom. Register by Tuesday, Jan. 26.

Mark your calendar: CSE Virtual Student Organization Fair is Friday, Feb. 19

Looking for more community and activity in your college experience? Mark your calendar now to learn more about CSE student groups and which ones you might like to join at the CSE Virtual Student Organization Fair on Friday, Feb. 19, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Drop-in as you can. More than 20 science and engineering student groups will be represented.