First General Meeting!
Mark your calendars SWEsters, Death By Chocolate is coming! Join us on October 4th at 6pm (location TBA) for our first general meeting of the year. Come by to enjoy many delicious chocolatey treats, meet your SWE Board, and get to know your fellow SWEsters! We can’t wait to meet you all and get this quarter rolling!
SWE x Google
Get ready for SWE UC Davis’s first special event of the quarter! On October 9th, in SCC Meeting Room D from 6-8pm we will be hosting a resume workshop with Google. Please join us for a chance to prepare your resume for the career fair and to participate in a Q&A session with Google representatives!
Share Your Internship
Have an exciting internship this summer? We want to know! Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to tell us about your experience and we’ll feature you on our website!
Sign Up For Alumni SWEmail
Did you graduate this year but still want to stay in the loop with SWE? Sign up for our alumni email list, and please fill out this form to let us know what kind of SWE updates you would like to receive. Congratulations, Class of 2017!
Sign Up For 2017 – 2018 SWEmail
If you would like to continue receiving SWEmails over the summer and throughout the 2017-2018 school year, please fill out this form. The current listserv will STOP receiving emails after June, so please sign up to continue receiving SWE updates. Also, please remind your friends to sign up as well!
After College Scholarships
AfterCollege is a great career network for all college students and is offering some great scholarship opportunities for the month of September. These inlude the Succurro Scholarship, the Engineering and Technology Student Scholarship, and the STEM Inclusion Scholarship. Click on any one of those links to apply, and good luck!
Are you looking for a way to practice your interviewing skills? Take advantage of interviewing.io, which provides free, anonymous practice technical interviews with experienced software engineers from Google and Facebook which can lead to real jobs and internships! No matter who you are or where you come from – if you are interested in coding, you will get the opportunity to interview with real engineers! To get started, sign up here.
TI Day with Texas Instruments
Texas Instruments is hosting a TI Day at their Santa Clara office on Friday, October 20th. There will be interactive demos, a tour, alumni lunch, product life cycle panel and a Launchpad workshop! The event is open to all levels and is catered specifically for electrical and computer engineering students! Fill out this form if you would like to attend.
BlackRock Founders Scholarships and Internships
BlackRock is offering some incredible internship opportunities for those dedicated to preserving their financial future! Interns at BlackRock will be exposed to networking events, professional development, and the opportunity to continue their career at BlackRock as an analyst! In addition, BlackRock is also offering their Founders Scholarship to those who identify as Black, Hispanic, Native American, LGBT or disabled. The winners of the scholarship will receive a summer internship as well as $15,000! Take a peak at their website to learn more and apply for these incredible opportunities!
C-STEM GIRL Camp Position
The C–STEM GIRL Camp of UC Davis is still on the search for an Assistant Head Coach to take part in their rewarding program! The camp is used to motivate girls in middle school through peer mentoring to learn computing and STEMconcepts through a fun and exciting robotics-based curriculum. Take a look at the camp here! If you are interested in joining the GIRL Leadership Team take a look at the PDF: GIRLCampAsstHeadCoach
KPCB Engineering Fellows Program
Kleiner Perkins (www.kpcb.com) are now accepting applications for the 2018 KPCB Engineering Fellows Program! With a portfolio of some of the fastest growing startups companies in Silicon Valley, the program matches students to companieslike Coursera, Slack, Square, Airbnb, Pinterest, and Synack for summer work experiences. Additionally, this small cohort of Fellows will gain exclusive access to events and programming with the partners at Kleiner Perkins, CEO’s and executives across a variety of our portfolio companies, and other talented KPCB Fellows. Take a look at this video for more information:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rHWkqKBCH6k. Applications for the 2018 KPCB Engineering Fellows Program close September 30th, 2017. To learn more and apply, visit http://www.kpcbfellows.com!
Calling all computer science/engineering SWEsters! Rigora is an online service that, when you receive one software engineering job offer, will match you with top companies (including Facebook and Palantir) who will take you directly on-site. This means your current offers will increase and your negotiating power and options will increase as well! In addition, if you take an offer from a Rigora partner, they will pay you $1000! Sign up here to take advantage of this opportunity, even if you don’t have a current job offer.
Engineering National Graduate Institutional Name Exchange
Considering Graduate School? The Engineering National Graduate Institutional Name Exchange invites UC Davis junior and senior undergraduate engineering students with interest in Ph.D and Master’s engineering programs to register online and answer all of the following questions. All students who register will automatically be added to the national consortium database! More than 160 institutions have been invited to participate to recruit you to graduate school. Follow the link here to get started!