Are You Ready for WE14?

October is here. Meaning WE14 is just around the corner! The annual conference, from October 23-25, is a great opportunity to meet up with old friends and make new connections. Each year, the conference provides quality programming that addresses all aspects of an engineer. More specifically, there many sessions tailored to the life of a graduate student, from applying to grad school to starting your career. Below is a list of graduate student related sessions. Also, check out the other sessions at the conference, particularly the keynote speakers and the ICWES sessions, which provide a unique look into the current topics of interest of engineers and scientists in the international community.

Registration is still open! Check out the WE14 website for information about registration, attendees, and the conference schedule.

Session Name Day/Time Location
Graduate School Member Meeting and Networking Thursday October 23, 2014

11:00am – 12:00pm

LACC, Concourse
ICWES Poster Session Thursday October 23, 2014

10:00am – 4:00pm

LACC, 403
How an Advanced Degree Can Help You Reach Your Career Goals Thursday October 23, 2014

1:30pm – 3:10pm

LACC, 502A
Fostering an Inclusive Environment for Graduate Students in a Growing Department – Lightening Talk Thursday October 23, 2014

1:30pm – 3:10pm

LACC, 502A
Funding Your Graduate Education – Lightening Talk Thursday October 23, 2014

1:30pm – 3:10pm

LACC, 502A
Science, Technology, & Public Policy – How policy intersects with engineering and how to get involved – Lightening Talk Thursday October 23, 2014

1:30pm – 3:10pm

LACC, 502A
Career Planning with MyIDP – Lightening Talk Thursday October 23, 2014

1:30pm – 3:10pm

LACC, 502B
Tips on Finding and Being a Mentor in Graduate School Thursday October 23, 2014

4:00pm – 5:00pm

LACC, 511A
Networking in Academic Settings Thursday October 23, 2014

4:00pm – 5:00pm

LACC, 505
Collegiate Technical Poster Competition Thursday October 23, 2014

6:00pm – 8:00pm

LACC, Lobby
Fellowship Opportunities for Academic and Research Projects in Engineering outside in the US Friday October 24, 2014

1:30 – 2:30pm

LACC, 505
Graduate Rapid Fire Session 1 Friday October 24, 2014

2:45 – 3:45

LACC, 505
Engineers in Informal STEM Education: From Casual Contributions to Careers Friday October 24, 2014

4:00-5:00pm

LACC, 501C
Preparing Powerful Application Essays Friday October 24, 2014

4:00pm – 5:00pm

LACC, 504
Graduate Networking Reception – hosted by Owens Corning Friday October 24, 2014

5:00pm – 7pm

LACC, 405
Effective Writing for Graduate Funding Saturday October 25, 2014

10:00am – 11:00am

LACC, 514
Strategies for Obtaining Your First Academic Position Saturday October 25, 2014

10:00am – 11:15am

LACC, 504
Graduate Rapid Fire Session 2 Saturday October 25, 2014

10:00am – 11:15pm

LACC, 502
Tips for Teaching in STEM Saturday October 25, 2014

1:30pm – 2:30pm

LACC, 505
Building Support Networks in Graduate School and Beyond Saturday October 25, 2014

1:30pm – 2:30pm

LACC, 503
Industry and Academia – You can do both Saturday October 25, 2014

1:30pm – 2:30pm

LACC, 405
Government Careers with Graduate Engineering Degree Saturday October 25, 2014

1:30pm – 2:30pm

LACC, 513
Fundamentals of the Academic Job Search Saturday October 25, 2014

1:30pm – 2:30pm

LACC, 514
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