Weekly Update 9/24

We’re onto the fifth week, good luck to anyone with midterms! Here are some opportunities to look into:


National Convention

November 7 – 11 | Huntington Convention Center | Cleveland, Ohio

Registration Cost:

September 1st to September 30thOctober 1st to Onsite

Register Here

If you are interested in going, we implore you to take advantage of the regular rate.

This is a great opportunity to network and meet professional to secure internships and full-time employment.
Convention Floorplan

If you are attending, please let the chapter know by filling out this form.
Confirmation Form

We have a created a GroupMe (invite link below) if you, or someone you know, are interested in attending.
SHPE Conference 2018

Upload your resume before the convention (link below). 
SHPE Career Center

  • Register for the event
  • Got to the Job Seekers tab
  • Click on Manage Resume

From there you can add resumes so employees can see it before you attend the convention.

Financial Workshop

September 25 | 7:00 – 9:00 PM | SAC 305


Are you bad at budgeting, concerned about gong broke within the first semester of college? This is the workshop for you! This 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

September 26 | 7:00 – 9:00 PM | SAC Ballroom B


This is an event in preparation for the National Convention where we invite recruiters 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 the resources in order to fund any expenses related to the convention. This event is MANDATORY for those who are gong to the National Convention! I would highly recommend those you who aren’t going to come anyway, as it will be an invaluable experience.

Mock Interview Day

October 5 | 1:00 – 4:00 PM | SAC Ballroom B


Great opportunity to work on your interview skills before the National Convention It’s always great to work on your skills before going into any interview. If you’re interested, you can RSVP on Handshake.

General Body Meeting

Our next General Body Meeting won’t be this week. It will on Wednesday, October 3, from 7:00 – 8:00 PM in the Melville Library, Room W4006.


Extended Eboard / Event Chair

Attached below are all the available extended eboard and event chair positions. Each extended eboard position has en eboard member s the main contact. For events, you would be working with the entire eboard along with those specifically stated within your tasks. If you’re interested, please send us an email with a resume, and what position you’re interested in as soon as possible.

Careers in Higher Education Conference

October 12 | 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM | 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 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.

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

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.

Johnson Controls Power System

Johnson Controls Power Solutions is opening full time spots for their Product Engineering Rotational Development Program. They are the global leader in lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced batteries for Start-stop, hybrid and electric vehicles. It is a 2 year program with 4 rotational assignments lasting 6 months each. The position is based out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Mexico. If you’re interested email: jonathan.hurtadosalinas@jci.com, and to apply click here: http://www.jci.com/careers/why-johnson-controls REC#: EB00064814254

Tapia Conference

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


This website matches 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, cover letter writing help, interviewing skills, paid summer internships, need I say more? They have a broad network of alumni, post internship opportunities and exclusive networking events.
Here’s the FAQ:
Here’s the link to sign up:

Jonathan Cruzate

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