GradSWEekly [Week of January 23, 2017]

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GradSWE Spring Welcome Lunch
Monday, January 23rd | 12-1PM | 2240 Digital Computer Laboratory
Join GradSWE for our Spring Welcome Lunch! This is a great opportunity to meet new people and reconnect with others after the break. There will be food and friendly faces! Please sign up here if you plan to attend. 
Also, you can check out the full Spring 2017 lunch schedule here!
Contact: Malia Kawamura (

GradSWE Happy Hour
Wednesday, January 25th | 7PM | Crane Alley
Join other GradSWE members to hang out, grab a drink, and maybe play some pool! Sign up here to get a reminder email.
Contact: Michelle Victora (

GradSWE Fermilab Visit
Want to tour American's premier particle physics laboratory? GradSWE is looking to set up a joint visit with SWE to visit Fermi National Lab this semester! If you're interested, help us find a good time to take this day trip by filling out this form.
Contact: Michelle Victora (

From SWE Illinois

Community Service - Cadette Girl Scout Workshop
Saturday, February 4th | 9:15AM - 2:15PM at TBD
Join the SWE Community Service Committee in volunteering to help a group of Cadette Girl Scouts earn a badge related to engineering! You will help them complete activities related to engineering, innovation, creativity and teamwork. Volunteer times are split into two shifts: you do not need to volunteer all 5 hours. Sign up here.
Contact: Alayna Johnson (

External Announcements

OTCR Consulting Recruitment and Information Sessions
Tuesday, January 24th | 8PM | DKH 119
Tuesday, January 31st | 8PM | EH 106B8
Applications due February 3

OTCR Consulting is comprised of 60 top students from the Colleges of Engineering and Business. For over 15 years their diverse teams of undergraduate and graduate students have advised clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies in a variety of industries.
Last year, OTCR created a new Technical Consultant position for highly skilled computer science and engineering majors to develop web design, data analysis, and other technical solutions to be implemented in the actual corporate environment.
Attend an info session or visit their website to learn more.
Contact: Devashri Nagarkar (