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CompE Club Weekly

The new semester is upon us. This semester is bringing about a whole host of changes and we hope and encourage you to keep a positive mindset through it all.
With the remote delivery, communication and comunity is more important than ever. With this in mind, we encourage you to follow CompE socials as well as join both the ECE and CompE Discord. While a remote semester might feel a little lonier, there is still plenty to do. Just look at all the events below!

Highlights:

  • ESS Mentorship Program
  • Deloite 101 - Campus Recruitment
  • ComIT .NET Core Course
  • Intuit Virtual Info Session
  • NeuroNexus Design Competition

1) ESS Mentorship/Mentor Program

WHO: Anyone who would would like to mentor or to be a mentor for engineering
WHEN: Mentee sign up deadline: September 7th
Mentor sign up deadline: September 11th
WHERE: Mentee sign up, Mentor sign up
WHAT: Looking to stay in touch, get guidance, and to further connect with
our business and alumni this spring? This is your time to grow your network and to get further insight as you prepare for the upcoming recruitment season!

The service is open on a first come, first serve basis. Please fill out the form listed above, and incluce a copy of your resume. Do not select more than one timeslot, so others will have a chance to connect. Prepare any questions prior to the call to ensure everything runs smoothly.

To learn more, check out the ESS website or contact the ESS Directors of Academics: [fr3@ualberta.ca] and [itieu@ualberta.ca]

2) Deloitte 101 - Campus Recruitment

WHO: Anyone interested in an internship or position at Deloitte
WHEN: Thursday, September 7th 2020 @ 3:30PM - 5:00PM
WHERE: Sign up here
WHAT: Deloitte is hosting a virtual session to present their company. The session will discuss the work culture of Deloitte, and the various opportunities offered by the company. Spots are limited, please include your email in the sign up, otherwise an invite cannot be sent. To learn more, check out the Deloite recuritment page

3) ComIT .NET Core Course

WHO: Anyone interested in furthering their programming skillset
WHERE: The ComIT website
WHAT: ComIT is offering courses to students looking to take charge of their education. The programs offer 3-month part time courses for people looking to pursue a career in IT. The expected workload is about 8 hours per week, and will teach coding in various languages such as Java, React, .Net among others. It will also involve the often neglected soft skills. Students who graduate will recieve assistance in the job search. The course if covered by a scholarship, and will be offered free of charge. If this interests you, we encourage you to check out the ComIT website.

4) Intuit Virtual Info Session

WHO: Anyone seeking a 2021 Co-op, or interested in a career in Intuit
WHEN: September 15th @ 4PM
WHERE: Sign up here
WHAT: Intuit is hosting a virtual info session to show what a career at Intuit looks like. The meeting will also demonstrate how to set yourself up for success, covering resume prep, networking skills, and interview skills. Inuit is currently seeking Winter 2021 Co-op roles in Software Development, Tax and UX Design. If any of this sounds interesting to you, we encourage you to use the sign up link above, and check out the Intuit Website.

5) NeuroNexus Design Competition

WHO: Anyone interested hackathons and neuroscience
WHEN: See Complete Schedule Here
Ice breaker event: October 16th 2020 @ 5:00PM - 9:00PM
WHERE: Apply Here
WHAT: Neuro Nexus is a hackathon program designed to spark collaboration across disciplines and tackle
complex challenges in brain science and mental health. The program connects experts in frontline,
clinical, and academic practice with motivated, talented students to develop technological solutions
over a fast-paced 6 week competition. This year, Neuro Nexus will facilitate 40+ projects across the
province in their largest competition yet.

To learn more, check out their website

Signing Off…

Thanks for reading this week's edition of the CompE Club Newsletter. If you have any news or an event you want featured in future editions, contact us at internal@compeclub.com! Be sure to stop by the CompE and/or ECE Discord to come say hi <3