Friday, April 26, 2024

Last day to use One-Time-Only Late Withdrawal is Monday, April 29

The last day to use your One-Time-Only Late Withdrawal (OTO) this semester is Monday, April 29, and before you have taken the final exam. International students may need to take additional steps.

Future entrepreneurs: Attend Founders Day 2024 on Wednesday, May 8

Join fellow alumni and the broader entrepreneurial community for the 12th annual Founders Day celebration of innovation and entrepreneurship on Wednesday, May 8, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at Walter Library. Learn about innovative projects led by students and faculty aimed at developing new products, testing new business concepts, and launching new startups.

Apply to be a student representative on the CSE Alumni Society Board

The CSE Alumni Society Board seeks applicants to fill a student representative vacancy for the 2024-25 academic year. All students with an interest in expanding their professional network and helping connect alumni with current CSE students are welcome to apply. The application deadline is Friday, May 31.

Don't miss your chance to win prizes! Take the SERU survey today!

As a CSE student, your feedback on the Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) survey is essential to ensuring that we provide the best possible undergraduate experience for all students. Complete the survey today to provide input on how the University of Minnesota can make improvements for you and future students. Plus, you can have a chance to win prizes!

CSE Career Services is seeking feedback from neurodivergent students

CSE Career Services is seeking feedback from students who identify as neurodivergent on how we can enhance our services, particularly regarding the internship, co-op, and job search experience.

Apply for the January 2025 global seminar in Tanzania

Be a part of a hands-on engineering challenge with real-world impact in Tanzania during January 2025. Apply for this global seminar by Monday, July 1.

Spend spring semester 2025 abroad in Madrid!

Spend spring semester 2025 abroad in Madrid! Universidad Pontificia Comillas, located in Madrid, offers CSE students the opportunity to study science and engineering courses in English, typically needed during the sophomore year.

BME first-year students: Study abroad in spring 2025

Are you a Biomedical Engineering (BME) first-year student who is interested in studying abroad for a semester? Typically, the spring semester of sophomore year is the key time for BME majors to go abroad. Recommended study abroad programs for BME students include the University of Limerick in Ireland and Budapest University of Technology and Economics in Hungary.

Friday, April 19, 2024

Graduating seniors: Take the Post-Graduation Survey

CSE students who will graduate in May 2024 should complete the Post-Graduation Survey and report their plans following graduation. The survey takes approximately 5-10 minutes to complete.

Register by April 24 for the Disability:IN Minnesota INclusive Career Fair on Friday, April 26

Register for the Disability:IN Minnesota INclusive Career Fair on Friday, April 26, 1-4 p.m. During this event, attendees will be able to explore a wide variety of positions and connect with employers who are committed to disability inclusion. The registration deadline is Wednesday, April 24.

Friday, April 12, 2024

Employers host virtual information sessions for CSE students this week

Epic and General Mills will host virtual information sessions for CSE students this week.

Learn about career opportunities at Epic on Tuesday, April 16

Epic is hosting a tabling event on Tuesday, April 16, 9-11 a.m., Lind Hall where students can learn about a variety of technical and non-technical career opportunities. Stop by to learn more.

CSE Career Services wants to hear about your summer career plans

CSE Career Services wants to hear about your summer experiences (internships, co-ops, jobs, research, etc.). The information you share helps us continue to create opportunities and assist students who are seeking summer opportunities. Students who complete the survey by Wednesday, May 8, will be entered into a drawing to receive an UMN bookstore gift card.

Apply to be a Welcome Week Leader or Welcome Week Assistant

The University of Minnesota's Orientation and Transition Experiences is accepting applications for 2024 Welcome Week Leader and Welcome Week Assistant positions. Help create a welcoming, inclusive environment and seamless transition for the incoming Class of 2028. 

Submit your SciPride presentation idea by Friday, May 31

In honor of Pride Month in June, LGBTQIA2S+ students, faculty, and research staff are invited to share their science through hands-on activities and demonstrations during the Bell Museum's Spotlight Science: SciPride on Saturday, June 29. SciPride celebrates the scientific contributions of the University of Minnesota's LGBTQIA+ community.

Get your flu and COVID-19 vaccinations at Boynton Health vaccine clinic

It's not too late to grab your flu and COVID vaccines before the end of the semester! Boynton Health is offering a flu and COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Tuesday, April 16, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Coffman Memorial Union. No appointment needed, but you must bring your insurance card.

Friday, April 5, 2024

Employers host information sessions and events for CSE students

NiSource, Sandia National Laboratories, Cigna Group, and Epic will host upcoming information sessions and events for CSE students.

Theta Tau returns to the University of Minnesota

Theta Tau, a professional co-ed engineering fraternity, is returning to the University of Minnesota! Theta Tau staff and national officers will be on campus Wednesday, April 10-Tuesday, April 16. Several events are planned, including a lunch, Pizza in the Park, and Resume Workshop and Networking Event. Theta Tau representatives will be available for one-on-one meetings to answer questions and share more about this opportunity.

Attend a Tanzania global seminar information session on Thursday, April 11

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the first group of CSE students working with communities in Tanzania to design water systems. Be a part of a hands-on engineering challenge with real-world impact in Tanzania during winter break 2024-25. Attend the CSE International Program's information session on Thursday, April 11, 11 a.m.-noon, Lind Hall.

Celebrate CSE Week 2024 Monday, April 15-Friday, April 19

Join fellow students in celebrating CSE Week 2024 Monday, April 15-Friday, April 19. There are more than 20 events planned, including free food, CSE Olympic Games, trivia, and more! You can also get free CSE Week T-shirts, keychains, buttons, stickers, and tote bags, at each cookout while supplies last. Coordinated by the student organization Plumb Bob, CSE Week is a long-standing tradition in the college, dating back to 1914.

Clothing for a Cause philanthropy event on Monday, April 15

Partnering with the Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota, Plumb Bob is inviting students to bring a clothing item (in good condition) to donate in exchange for a free Greek lunch from Spicy Feta! This event is, Monday, April 15, noon-2 p.m., Walter Library.

Attend CSE Science Trivia Night on Tuesday, April 16

Join CSE for an exhilarating evening of knowledge exploration at Science Trivia Night on Thursday, April 16, 4:30 p.m.-6 p.m., Walter Library. 

Attend the BIWWOC in STEM Networking Event on Tuesday, April 16

Attend the seventh annual "Black, Indigenous Women, & Women of Color (BIWWOC) in STEM Networking Event" on Tuesday, April 16, 4:30-7 p.m., McNamara Alumni Center. The registration deadline is Friday, April 12.

Attend Conecta Con Tu Futuro on Friday, April 19

Attend "Conecta Con Tu Futuro" if you are interested in discussing the intersection of identity and various career fields. This event is sponsored by Mi Gente, SHPE, SACNAS, and Masonic Cancer Center. This event is Friday, April 19, 5-9 p.m., Bruininks Hall.

CSE DEI hosts a Gameshow Brunch on Wednesday, April 17

Join the CSE DEI team for a delicious brunch, followed by a fun round of Friendly Feud! This event is Wednesday, April 17, 9-10 a.m., Lind Hall. Please register by Sunday, April, 14. 

Learn About Research: Tour of BBE Research Lab is Thursday, April 18

Attend "Learn About Research: Tour of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering (BBE) Research Lab" to see several laboratories in Kaufert Lab and meet faculty and students working on a variety of research projects focused on bioproducts and bioenergy. This event is Thursday, April 18, 1 or 1:30 p.m., Kaufert Laboratory. 

Graduates: Celebrate with The Send Off on Wednesday, May 1

Join fellow 2024 graduates for The Send Off, a University of Minnesota Alumni Association fun, festive, and FREE event for graduates. Celebrate your accomplishments, pick up your free gift, and explore ways to stay connected with the University as alumni.

Apply to be a Summer Research Mentor

The Department of Family Medicine and Community Health at the University of Minnesota is hiring two University of Minnesota undergraduates to serve as chaperones and mentors for the M-ASCEND high school summer interns.