Welcome to 2016!
It's the beginning of a brand new term! Whether you're on campus or on a co-op learning about the “real world”, we hope that you got a little bit of time to unwind over the break.
For those of you that are about to graduate, or are looking to make some connections with industry, January is going to be a very busy month. There are a number of career fairs coming up, as well as ECE Week at the end of January, so there will be many opportunities for you to explore the opportunities available to you.
In this issue:
- Microsoft Information Session
- ESS Career Fair
- ECE Week & HackED
- MISC Events
- Volunteer with CompE Club
- CMPUT 469
Microsoft Information Session
When: January 12 @ 5:30pm
Where: CSC Room B10
Come hear what Microsoft is up to this year and meet some of our amazing
Engineers/Employees. They'll be sharing their experiences, the technologies
they work on every day, as well as tips on how to find your dream job here.
Come trade your resume for some FREE Food.
Register here if you're interested.
ESS Career Fair
When: January 13 - 14
Where: ETLC Solarium
The ESS Career Fair provides an excellent opportunity for you to meet with companies that employ engineers and to learn more about what they do, typical engineering career paths, any potential summer, co-op or new grad opportunities, and recruitment practices, timing, etc.
This is one of the most convenient opportunities to explore opportunities in our industry, so take advantage of it!
ECE Week & HackED
It's that time of year again~
January 25th to 29th is ECE Week! During this week, all of the ECE clubs are partnering together to celebrate and promote our disciplines and the companies that employ us.
Join us each night from the 26th to 28th for for tech talks with many great companies, including Google, Schlumberger and Shell.
Friday the 29th is our Student-Industry Mixer with a twist, there will be competitions, prizes and FREE food.
Our third annual Hackathon is taking place right after ECE Week, on January 30th - 31st. Come out and compete in this 24-hour event, and win some of our amazing prizes provided by our generous sponsoring companies. You can sign up for the Hackathon in the club office, or online here .
Management Information System Club(MISC) would like to invite us to two of their events in the month of January. The first event is January 20th in business B-05 from 5pm until 7pm. There will be a speaker from ATB and free food and refreshments, more information can be found at on the Facebook event .
The second event, Alberta MIS Conference is January 30th in the MBA lounge throughout the day. The full schedule and more information can be found here .
Volunteer with CompE Club
This semester we have some exciting events planned but we can't run them on our own. Sign up here if you would like us to contact you as we need volunteers, or stop by the club office in ETLC E2-040M to introduce yourself!
Still every Thursday @ 5 up at RATT.