Weekly Update 9/17

We’re onto the fourth week, now the fun begins. Here are some opportunities to look into:


National Conference Registration

  • Regular Registration Deadline: September 30
  • The price increases to $275
  •  From October 1st to onsite
  • Price increases again to $350
  • If you are interested in going we implore you to take advantage of the early bird registration
  • This is a great opportunity to network and meet professionals to secure internships/full-time
  • Some of the biggest companies from Google to Boeing will be there
  • If you are going please fill out this form
  • We have created a GroupMe if you or someone you know are interested in going let us know so they can be added
  • Upload your resume before the conference here
  • You have register for the event, and once you do that, go to the job seekers tab, and click on manage resumes
  • From there you can add resumes, so employers can look at it before you get to the conference

INROADS Workshop

  • September 19th, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Held in Career Center Workshop Room – Career Center, Melville Library, Room W-0550
  • This is an event for that are interested in learning about INROADS
  • Come learn about the great PAID summer internships offered through INROADS with TOP companies
  • As an INROADS intern, you’ll have access to our dedicated team of trainers, mentors, and recruiters, all of whom are here to connect you with your greatest goals for success.
  • You’ll be challenged academically and professionally, and we’ll give you the tools to rise to the occasion.
  • If you are interested RSVP here

Financial Workshop

  • September 25th, 7:00 – 9:00 PM
  • Held in SAC 305
  • Are you bad at budgeting, concerned about going broke within the first semester of college?
  • This is the workshop for you!
  • The workshop will be lead by Giampolo Rivera
  • He will go over how to budget your money and keep track of your expenses

Pre-Conference Workshop

  • Wednesday, September 26, from 7:00 PM – 10:00 pm in SAC Ballroom B
  • This is an event in preparation for the National Conference where we invite recuiters to review resumes and do mock interviews.
  • Attendees will practice their pitches, go over how to dress
  • The career center will show how to use their resources to fund any expenses related to the conference.
  • This event is MANDATORY for those who are going to the national conference!
  • I would highly recommend those of you who aren’t going to come as well, will be an invaluable experience

Involvement Fair

  • Wednesday, September 19 CEAS Involvement Fair during Campus Lifetime
  • Come stop by the booth and say hello
  • Bring your friends and spread the good word of SHPE


SHPE Webinar

  • Not all job interviews are alike.
  • As a job seeker, you will come across a variety of interview formats.
  • Knowing which format you’ll be facing in advance can help you prepare effectively.
  • No matter what type of interview you may encounter in your job search, this webinar will help you be prepared.
  • These are the people who are going to host the webinar!
  • Carrie Hunter, Texas Instruments University/Diversity Recruiting Leader
  • Juan Ramos, Cisco Systems, Inc. Customer Experience Academy Manager
  • If you are interested RSVP here

WISE Conference

  • Friday, September 21st
  • Join us for an exciting day of celebrating women in the fields of science and engineering.
  • The WISE Conference is designed to educate and inspire women from all backgrounds to prepare for and pursue graduate degrees and careers in the fields of science and engineering.
  • Conference attendees will learn about the challenges, opportunities, and the rewards of being a woman engineer or scientist.
  • If you’re interested RSVP here

Careers in Higher Education Conference

  • Friday, October 12 from 9:30 am – 3 pm in the Student Activities Center
  • Hear from experienced professionals in the field, discuss “hot topics” in higher education today
  • Network with others from local colleges and universities
  • Free breakfast and lunch are provided as well
  • If you’re interested register here by September 26

AfterCollege Scholarship

  • Deadline: September 30
  • AfterCollege Engineering and Technology Student Scholarship:
  • $500 – Open to currently enrolled students pursuing a degree in a field of engineering, technology and/or mathematics. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Apply here.
  • AfterCollege STEM inclusion Scholarship:
  • $500 – Open to currently enrolled students working toward a degree in a field of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics from a group underrepresented in their field of study. Underrepresented groups may be defined by gender, race, ethnic background, disability, sexual orientation, age, socio-economic status, nationality, and other non-visible differences. Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Apply here
  • AfterCollege Succurro Scholarship
  • $500 – Open to currently enrolled students in an accredited program, working toward a degree (AA, AS, BA, BS, MA, MS, MFA, PhD, MD, JD, etc.) in any discipline. Minimum 2.5 GPA.
  • Apply here

Tapia Conference

  • Open Now
  • Have a group of professionals from across industry look at your resume Potential to have internships/full-time opportunities at places like Google
  • Submit your resumes here, and answer all the questions so those looking at the resumes have a complete idea who you are


  • This website is to match students with mentors remotely in specific fields
  • There are online seminars and many other resources at your disposal
  • If you’re interested this could be a valuable resource to have access to, and always great to have more resources readily available to you
  • Here’s a link to the website to learn more about it

Ladders for Leaders

  • Ladders for leaders is a nationally recognized program that offers high school and college students the opportunity to participate in paid summer internships within the NYC area
  • It gives students the unique opportunity to explore their interests and discover new ones
  • You will get Pre-employment training: resume help and cover letter writing and interviewing skills
  • Paid Summer Internships: need I say more
  • Opportunity to join Alumni Network: broad network of alumni, post internship opportunities and exclusive networking events
  • Interested here’s the FAQ
  • Here’s the link to sign up

All the best,
Antonio Gambra

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