Friday, December 15, 2023

Prepare for the Spring 2024 CSE Career Fair over winter break

Mark your calendar for the Spring 2024 CSE Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 6. Start preparing over winter break by updating your resume, preparing for interviews, and researching employers.

What you need to know before you accept a job offer

The College of Science and Engineering (CSE) understands the competitive and deadline-driven process of employee recruiting. To reduce the likelihood of students feeling pressured to make hasty decisions to accept then renege on a job offer, employers are asked to adhere to CSE recruiting policies. If you receive an offer that doesn’t meet these guidelines, you can share the policies directly with the company and ask for more time to decide.

No Student Services drop-in hours over winter break

There will be no drop-in hours for CSE Academic Advising and Career Services during winter break. Regular drop-in modality will resume Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2024.

Register for the 19th annual Code Freeze software engineering symposium on Thursday, Jan. 11

Register for the 19th annual Code Freeze software engineering symposium, "AI for SE for AI," on Thursday, Jan. 11 and explore the interplay between artificial intelligence and software engineering. Code Freeze is open to all students, in particular those interested in computer science and engineering-related fields. Limited early-bird pricing of $79 for students still may be available. Regular student pricing is $99. Breakfast and lunch are included. Register soon!

Apply for the Advanced Energy STEM scholarship by Thursday, Jan. 19, 2024

Advanced Energy's STEM Scholarship provides $20,000 to qualified students majoring in electrical and computer engineering, mechanical engineering, physics, or material science. Scholarship recipients also will have the opportunity to intern with Advanced Energy. The application deadline is Thursday, Jan. 19.

Friday, December 8, 2023

Stop by Walter Library for Donuts with the Deans on Monday, Dec. 11

While supplies last, students can grab a donut in the corridor/hallway outside the Dean's Office Monday, Dec. 11 at 9:30 a.m. in Walter Library, Suite 105. CSE Dean Andrew Alleyne and CSE Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs David Blank will be distributing the donuts.

First-year students: Apply now for the Big Ten STEM summer program in Dublin, Ireland

Join other Big Ten STEM students in beautiful Dublin for Summer Session 2024 while fulfilling Physics II (PHYS 1302) and liberal education requirements (Historical Perspectives and Global Perspectives). Applications are due before the end of the fall semester.

Attend the May 2024 Spain Global Seminar info session on Tuesday, Dec. 12

Learn more about the May 2024 CSE Global Seminar in Spain studying robotics and AI at an info session Tuesday, Dec. 12, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Walter Library, Room 101.

Stay safe on and near campus

Stay up-to-date on University safety measures and resources so you can make informed decisions to keep yourself safe on and near campus, especially when staying late to study on campus. The University provides free walking and vehicle escorts, virtual escorts, and late-night rides.

Shop for the holidays: Get CSE gear in the online store!

If you haven't finished your holiday shopping, CSE has you covered! Get branded apparel and accessories in the CSE online store. Find great gifts for friends and family or treat yourself and share your CSE pride.

Take care of your health and wellness with the University's Safe Campus website

The University's Safe Campus website connects you to online tools and campus resources to support your health and wellbeing goals at the University of Minnesota.

Friday, December 1, 2023

Register for the Career Connections IT Job Fair on Wednesday, Dec. 13

Are you interested in learning about an IT career in the government sector? Join Fusion Learning Partners on Wednesday, Dec. 13 to connect directly with representatives from state, city, and county agencies to learn about opportunities in government IT. There is a $10 registration fee.

Walter Library open 24 hours a day beginning Friday, Dec. 8

Walter Library will offer 24-hour access, seven days a week with your U Card beginning at 8 a.m. Friday, Dec. 8 through 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 21. The library has group study space, copy machines, and more.

Get help with your research papers and assignments from Peer Research Consultants

Stressed about an assignment or research paper? University Libraries Peer Research Consultants (PRCs) provide one-on-one assistance to help develop research strategies and write a successful research paper. Schedule an appointment online. PRCs can also help you get started with faculty-sponsored research.

Prepare for finals with support from academic success centers

Get support from academic success centers through finals week. Find free services, and resources to prepare for final exams, papers, and projects, including writing help, study and planning workshops, and resources, all designed to help you succeed. You can also check out the Effective U self-guided final exam prep tutorial to learn tips and skills for studying and preparing for final exams.

Important information for students on academic probation

If you are currently on academic probation, the CSE Office of Academic Advising will review your fall semester grades once posted. If you do not meet the terms of your probationary period, you will be notified via email by the end of the day Friday, Jan. 5, 2024, of your academic status.

Apply for the University of Missouri Summer Undergraduate Research Program by Sunday, Feb. 11, 2024

The University of Missouri is accepting applications for their Summer Undergraduate Research Program beginning in late May. The Summer Undergraduate Research Program hosts 50+ students from institutions across the nation. Students will be provided with on-campus room and board, travel to and from Columbia, Missouri, and stipends that range from $3,400-$5,400. In addition, many programs provide one credit hour of research. The application deadline is Sunday, Feb. 11, 2024.