UPCOMING EVENTS: Friday April 7th: ChemE Forum UIC Forum
Tuesday March 28th: Aux Sable Plant Tour 10:00 AM -3:30 PM RSVP Needed.
Thursday March 16th: Linked In Workshop 5:00 -6:00 PM CEB 230
Wednesday March 15th: Young Professionals (YP) Panel 5:00 -6:00 PM CEB 230
Thursday January 26th: Engineering Career Fair Prep 5:00 -6:00 PM CEB 230 Are you ready for the Career Fair? Patrick from the Career Center will teach you to put your best foot forward at our prep session. Pizza Provided.
Thursday February 9th: Ask-a-Senior Panel Discussion 5:00 -6:00 PM CEB 230 This is a chance to ask seniors questions you have always wondered and get advice and tips on how to survive Chemical Engineering. This session is targeted for underclassman and transfer students but open for all!! Pizza Provided.
Friday August 26th: Annual UIC White Sox Elvis Night 7:00 PM- 11:00 PM 18th annual UIC Alumni White Sox Outing taking place on Friday, August 26th. It falls on Elvis Night – when they have skydivers parachute into the ballpark after the game, followed by a show by an Elvis impersonator and then fireworks to Elvis music. UIC is the only group being offered discounted tickets for this night. Contact us to arrange for tickets to sit in our AIChE section.
Saturday August 27th: Greater Chicago Food Depository Volunteer 2:30-4:30 GCFD Warehouse Help pack food for the Greater Chicago Food Depository as part of our Outreach and Services Initiative.
Thursday September 8th: First General Body and Welcome to New Faculty 5:00 PM CEB 230 Join us in welcoming our new faculty members: Dr. Gang Cheng,Dr. Shafigh Mehraeen, and Dr. Meenesh Singh, as they talk briefly about their backgrounds and research. If you are looking for on campus research opportunities, this is a great chance to learn about what they are doing and how you might join their teamFind out more about how to get involved through our subcommittees, teams and initiatives.
Wednesday Sept 14th: Diversity Career Fair Prep 4:30 PM CEB 230 Thinking about going to the Diversity Career Fair? Then come out to our Diversity Career Fair Prep Session with Jaime Velasquez where he will divulge tips for success!! (Not thinking of going? Think again! Its never to early or too late to get an internship or job!) All members attending this meeting will have early access to the career fair and beat the lines!
Friday Sept 16th: Back to School Picnic 11:30-1:30 PM Outside CEB Come on out to our annual back to school mixer. This tradition allows students to mingle with staff and faculty all under the sun! We will be enjoying tacos this year and have some bag games to play challenge your mates!
Friday Sept 30th: ChemE Industry Day 2:30-5:00 Get a chance to network and ask industry professional questions about their fields. Advanced RSVP will be required. See link above for details.
Friday Oct 5th: AIChE Hack Night 5:00-6:00 COE MakerSpace (RRB) The spirit of the event is one of designing, creating, building, and collaboration. We will be able to tour the new COE MakerSpace facility and learn about the DIY culture that surrounds MakerSpaces across the global. We will highlight additive manufacturing (3D Printing) and other machines available within UIC's MakerSpace. Additionally, in the spirit of a hack night, we will conclude with a mini discussion and brain storming session specific to Chemical Engineering. Space is limited! RSVP: email@example.com
Tuesday Oct 18th: Preparing for Summer Opportunities Workshop 3:30-4:30 CEB 230 Summer is a time for gaining a competitive edge on your resume and graduate school portfolio. Opportunities include research, internships, and for graduating seniors, JOBS! Rose Coppola-Conroy from the Career Center will discuss strategies and why it is important to start your search now.
Thursday Oct 27th: SunCoke Energy Information Session and Recruitment 5:00-7:00 CEB 230 Interested in Energy? SunCoke Energy will be recruiting with us for their Technology Engineering Internship position. We will be hosting an information session where they will be discussing the position further as well as discuss the industry and their company. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about what Chemical Engineers do in industry, even if you are not able to apply for the internship. Pizza will be provided.
IMPORTANT!For those of you that would like to apply, please email us back at firstname.lastname@example.org by Oct 21st. Include your resume and a cover letter. Subject line should read: SunCoke Internship 2017. It is strongly encouraged that you attend the information session if you are applying. Note: Interviews for the position will be held on Friday November 4th 12-4pm for those selected.
Thursday Nov 3rd: AIChE Conference Preparation Meeting 5:00-6:00 CEB 230 Attending the National AIChE Conference, or, would just like to learn more about conference etiquette and expectations? Come learn more about dress, elevator speeches, resume prep and ways to make the most of your conference experience
Friday, November 11th – Friday Nov 18th: 2016 AIChE National Conference- San Francisco Twenty-one AIChE Members representing UIC at this years conference. We look forward to topical and leadership seminars. Several students will also be presenting research.
Tuesday November 22nd: Gelita Plant Tour and Dinner 4:00 – 7:30 PM Come learn about Gelita and tour their facilities. See theory applied to real life applications. Graduate students and undergraduates welcome. 4:00 PM Departure from CEB to Gelita (Calumet City) 7:00 PM Approximate return time Limited seating. RSVP: email@example.com
Tuesday November 29th: First Finals Study Session 5:00 – 7:00 CEB 230 Are you a new Transfer student, Freshman, underclassman or just need some help revving up for Finals??! Come to our First Finals study session for pizza, study tips, goodies and more!!