GradSWEekly [Week of June 13, 2016]

Front and Center

CV/Resume Review Lunch
Tuesday, June 28th | 12PM | Deere Pavilion (2005 MEL)
As a follow up to Professor Hsiao-Wecksler's advice during our Maximizing Summer Productivity lunch to work on our curricula vitae, come join us for a brown bag (bring your own) lunch! Let this be motivation to make/update your CV or resume and get advice from other friendly GradSWE members. Please bring your own lunch, your printed CV or resume, and a pen. Please RSVP here.
Contact: Malia Kawamura (mkawamu2@illinois.edu

Upcoming Events and Announcements

GradSWE Committee Meeting
Thursday, July 14th | 5PM | 143 MEB
Getting involved with GradSWE is a great way to meet outstanding women in engineering, connect with faculty, and add valuable leadership experience to your resume. Come to this meeting to find out more info.
Note: starting this summer we will now be meeting on Thursdays at 5pm!
Contact: Ceci Klauber (klauber2@illinois.edu)

External Announcements

VMWare CodeHouse
Deadline to Apply: June 15
Event: August 14-17 | Palo Alto, CA 
VMware CodeHouse is an exclusive three-day all-expense paid coding experience for women in technology. It is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for student innovators to join in on an immersive coding project and meet other female students in Computer Science and Engineering who are passionate about making an impact in the community through transformative technology.
For more information visit their website

Volunteer for ENG 198 iEFX Research Class
Monday, July 18th | 1pm-2:50pm  
Share your love for research with incoming freshman! Eng 198 is looking for graduate student volunteers to host 1-3 undergraduate shadows in their lab for 2 hours. The undergraduate student will ask you questions and watch you do what you usually do during lab. This is a great opportunity to help inspire and motivate incoming freshman! If you are willing to volunteer please contact Yanfen Li.
Contact: Yanfen Li (li32@illinois.edu)