Events Listing

List of Upcoming Events

Prof. Rakesh Kumar at the Wilson Lecture Series

Prof. Rakesh Kumar from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign will speak on computer architecture. 

CSE Virtual Career Fair

View the list of employers recruiting during the virtual fair now. You can sign up for time slots to speak individually with companies beginning Friday, Sept. 30, 2022 at 8 a.m. Central Time. Be sure to set up your Handshake profile completely in order to view available one-on-one meetings. Please visit the Virtual Career Fair web page for all of the fair details and information.

Handshake provides features that will allow you to connect personally with employers. Virtual fair features include:

  • No waiting in line! You can pre-register for a time to speak with employers via video chat.
  • Speak with employers from the comfort of your home.
  • Research employers prior to the fair, as well as during the fair, by entering their group session room.
  • Speak with the CSE Career Center during the Virtual Career Fair to receive help with your questions.

Read the Virtual Career Fair Preparation Guide (PDF) for helpful information.
Additional prep videos posted on the CSE Career Center's Youtube playlist. You may access CSE’s drop-in hours or schedule an appointment with a career counselor as well.

CSE Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition

At the College of Science and Engineering's (CSE) Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, CSE graduate students will have exactly three minutes to explain their research in an engaging and easy-to-understand format. You will hear presentations on a variety of different topics ranging from robotics to health systems and devices. The competition celebrates the innovative research conducted by our graduate students and cultivates their academic, presentation, and research communications skills.

You can attend the event in-person or view it live on Zoom. All registered audience members will receive instructions for joining virtually a day or two before the competition event.

List of Past Events

IEEE Social

IEEE is glad to host its very first social of the 2022 fall semester. Join us on September 29th from 6:30 - 7:30 pm for board games, dinner, and the chance to hang out with your fellow ECE peers! We will have games both digital and analog. You will also get a chance to meet as many members as you could want and talk school hobbies and much more. Excited to see you there! You can pre-register here.

SRC/SIA Webinar: Collaboration Towards Decadal Plan Goals: Emerging Semiconductor Technologies

From the Semiconductor Research Corporation website: The SRC-NIST nCORE (nanoelectronic COmputing REsearch) program sets and aggressive research agenda for Emerging Semiconductor Technologies. Examples include advanced spintronic materials and devices, defect-engineered ferroelectrics for emerging memory devices, exploring new materials and physics concepts based on a first principles, revolutionary thermal management solutions, innovative metrology, etc. Research vectors include novel computing paradigms, fundamental material, device, and interconnect research, advanced manufacturing and nanofabrication, innovative metrology and characterization, and computational models.

The main goal of the webinar is to present the “success stories” from SRC’s nCORE program with NSF, NIST, and industry partners, and identify a compelling research agenda for the next wave of semiconductor manufacturing based on the Decadal Plan for Semiconductors

Picnic with Women in Engineering

IEEE Women in Engineering will be hosting a picnic. Join WIE on September 28th at 5:00 pm at East River Flats for fun outdoor games great food, and an amazing socializing opportunity. WIE will provide food and drinks. Bring friends and your blanket and come meet as many members as you could want and talk school hobbies and much more. Excited to see you there! Please  RSVP here

IEEE Board Meeting

IEEE UMN hosts its weekly meetings every other Monday at 7:30 PM. All are welcome to join as the student group plans, discusses, and organizes events and networking opportunities. This is a great way to become involved in the decisions that IEEE makes! 

CSE Career Fair

The Career Fair is open to actively enrolled students in the College of Science and Engineering as well as CSE alumni who have graduated in the past three years. There is no charge for students and alumni to attend. The fair will be open from noon to 6 PM on both days, Sept. 20 and 21.

Employers attending the Career Fair include many top national and regional companies such as 3M, Anderson Corp., Boston Scientific, Cargill, Collins Aerospace, Ecolab, Honeywell, Land O'Lakes, Medtronic, Optum, Polaris, Target, Xcel Energy, and many others. To see a full list, visit the CSE Career Fair website employer listing.

In addition, many employers will host virtual information sessions over the next few weeks. A full list of events can be found in Handshake.

For more information about the Fall 2022 CSE Career Fair, including prep workshops and resources for students, visit the CSE Career Fair website.

IEEE UMN hosts Marvell for info session

Join IEEE on September 19th from 6:00 - 8:00 pm as they welcome Marvell for an info session and resume review. The info session will be hosted in Kenneth H. Keller Hall 3-111 and the resume review session will be in the ECE Learning Center (2nd Floor of Kenneth H. Keller Hall).  Electrical engineering representatives will share their experience working at Marvell and review your resume just in time for the CSE Career Fair! Also, we'll be serving free food so make sure to come! You can pre-register for the event here, but this is not required to attend.

Polaris resume review

Polaris is hosting a resume review event on September 19th from 6:00 - 7:00 PM in 114 Bruninks Hall. Experts will give you practical tips and career advice in preparation for the CSE Career Fair. They will be serving free pizza and Polaris swag.

International Student Career Fair Preparation Workshop 

Join this session to prepare for the upcoming career fairs! Learn helpful tips and information from presenters from ISSS and Career Services. All UMN international students who are attending fall career fairs are welcome to attend. 

This presentation will be offered live twice on two different dates and times. We recommend that you attend one of the two workshops. Recordings will also be made available. Register to receive the Zoom link. Please email UMN International Career Consultant, Jane, with any questions about this session: sitt0036@umn.edu

International Student Career Fair Preparation Workshop 

Join this session to prepare for the upcoming career fairs! You will gain tips and information from presenters from ISSS and Career Services. All UMN international students who are attending fall career fairs are welcome to attend.

This presentation will be offered live twice on two different dates and times. We recommend that you attend one of the two workshops. Recordings will also be made available. Register to receive the Zoom link. Please email UMN International Career Consultant, Jane, with any questions about this session: sitt0036@umn.edu

PCB Population Tutorial

Join IEEE on September 15th from 6:00 - 7:00 PM to learn more about  PCB tech and design while getting to know each other. Bring the PCBs you received at the CSE Orgs event! We will be working in the IEEE Room (Kenneth H. Keller Hall 2-110).