Shout Out 2/9

Hello SWE Members!

SWE is off to a running start with lost of activities planned! Here is what SJSU-SWE is working on:

1) SWE Region A Conference

 You may still go to conference even if you missed this past Friday’s deadline. You can sign up at the door for $50, just show up! Hope to see you there! For those who are interested in going please fill out the following Google doc.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/16STlrutC4KNfsNE9Wy1GHfT9c4rNe2TzfVKStdq7U2k/viewform?usp=send_form

2) SWE WITT w/ Lea Poquerusse

Lea Poquerusse is a first year MBA student at the Stanford Business School and engineer by training. She has a BEng from McGill (2010) and an MS from MIT (2012), both in chemical engineering. Prior to attending Stanford, she worked in energy consulting for a company called Navigant in Boston and then Dubai. Lea Poquerusse will be giving a talk “Unlocking Your Potential & Being Comfortable with the Unknown Road Ahead” on March 3rd at 5:00 pm in ENGR 242.

3) SWE Officer Meeting next Wednesday, February 11th at 5:00 pm

We will be holding our second officer meeting of the semester on Wednesday, February 11th at 5:00 pm in ENGR 242. All members are invited, so we hope you can make it!

3) SWE General Member Meeting next Wednesday, February 11th at 6:00 pm

We will be holding our first member meeting of the semester on Wednesday, February 11th at 6:00 pm in ENGR 242 right after the officer meeting. SWE is going to be having a Mock Career Fair at this meeting, which will include both a resume booth and an interview booth. Before attending the EXPO ‘15 Engineering and Science Job & Internship Fair on February 24th in the SJSU Event Center, take advantage of this opportunity to “warm-up” and learn from our experienced SWE members. We hope to see you all there and pizza will be provided. Come catch up with our SWE officers and members, new and old!

4) SOLES and SWE Bowling Social on February 12th

SOLES and SWE are having the first of many joint activities next Thursday, February 12th at 8:00 pm in AMF Mission Lanes. Please email us back if you are interested in going so we may get a head count. We hope to see you all there! 🙂

Location: 1287 S Park Victoria Dr. Milpitas, CA.

5) SWE Resume Workshop

We would like to invite you to a resume workshop on Wednesday, February 18th at 5:00 pm in ENGR 285 hosted by SWE in collaboration with Donna Gilmour, Employment Specialist Lead and Liaison to the College of Engineering & Department of Computer Science. Bring in your resume and feel free to ask any questions you have regarding your resume or cover letter. All students are welcome to participate!

6) SWE Call for Applications for FY’16 Officers

It is this time of year again to start thinking about whether you want to become the next leader for SWE-SJSU for next year. Leadership comes with many benefits and rewards, feel free to ask any of our current officers. Now is the time to start considering if you would like to be the next President, Vice President, Secretary or Treasurer of SWE-SJSU!
Feel free to email us if you have any questions regarding the positions.

Attached to this email is the SWE Officer Candidate Questionnaire, please fill it out and email it to swe.sjsu@gmail.com due February 28th by 6:00 pm!

SWE Shout Out 2/2

Hello SWE Members!

We hope everyone had a great 1st week back and is getting settled into their spring classes. Here is what SJSU-SWE is working on:

1) SWE Region A Conference

 Registration before February 6th is $45! For those who are interested in going please fill out the following Google doc.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/16STlrutC4KNfsNE9Wy1GHfT9c4rNe2TzfVKStdq7U2k/viewform?usp=send_form

SWE will not be able to get funding from AS in time to offer financial assistance for registration to attend the conference. If you would like to register for the conference here is the link:

http://sjvs.swe.org/registration.html

2) SWE WITT w/ Lea Poquerusse

Lea Poquerusse is a first year MBA student at the Stanford Business School and engineer by training. She has a BEng from McGill (2010) and an MS from MIT (2012), both in chemical engineering. Prior to attending Stanford, she worked in energy consulting for a company called Navigant in Boston and then Dubai. Lea Poquerusse will be giving a talk “Unlocking Your Potential & Being Comfortable with the Unknown Road Ahead” on March 3rd at 5:00 pm in ENGR 242.

3) SWE Officer Meeting next Wednesday, February 11th at 5:00 pm

We will be holding our second officer meeting of the semester on Wednesday, February 11th at 5:00 pm in ENGR 242. All members are invited, so we hope you can make it!

3) SWE General Member Meeting next Wednesday, February 11th at 6:00 pm

We will be holding our first member meeting of the semester on Wednesday, February 11th at 6:00 pm in ENGR 242 right after the officer meeting. SWE is going to be having a Mock Career Fair at this meeting, which will include both a resume booth and an interview booth. Before attending the EXPO ‘15 Engineering and Science Job & Internship Fair on February 24th in the SJSU Event Center, take advantage of this opportunity to “warm-up” and learn from our experienced SWE members. We hope to see you all there and pizza will be provided. Come catch up with our SWE officers and members, new and old!

4) Women in Technology Event at Ericsson

Ericsson invites you to attend our Women in Technology Innovation event. Join us for an interactive day of discussion, exploration and innovation as we take you through Ericsson’s doors and into the frontier of tomorrow’s technologies.

When: February 4, 2015, 8:00AM-5:00PM PST

Where: Ericsson Silicon Valley, exact location to be sent to registered attendees

RSVP to http://tinyurl.com/p7ypg5b

5) SWE Resume Workshop

We would like to invite you to a resume workshop on Wednesday, February 18th at 5:00 pm in ENGR 285 hosted by SWE in collaboration with Donna Gilmour, Employment Specialist Lead and Liaison to the College of Engineering & Department of Computer Science. Bring in your resume and feel free to ask any questions you have regarding your resume or cover letter. All students are welcome to participate!

SWE Shout Out 1/26

Hello SWE Members!

Welcome back to the new year and new semester! Hope your winter break was fun and relaxing! Here is some information you might be interested in:

1) SWE Region A Conference

 Registration before January 30th is $40 and before February 6th is $45! For those who are interested in going please fill out the following Google doc.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/16STlrutC4KNfsNE9Wy1GHfT9c4rNe2TzfVKStdq7U2k/viewform?usp=send_form

SWE will not be able to get funding from AS in time to offer financial assistance for registration to attend the conference. If you would like to register for the conference here is the link:

http://sjvs.swe.org/registration.html

2) SWE WITT w/ Lea Poquerusse

Lea Poquerusse is a first year MBA student at the Stanford Business School and engineer by training. She has a BEng from McGill (2010) and an MS from MIT (2012), both in chemical engineering. Prior to attending Stanford, she worked in energy consulting for a company called Navigant in Boston and then Dubai. Lea Poquerusse will be giving a talk “Unlocking Your Potential & Being Comfortable with the Unknown Road Ahead” on March 3rd at 5:00 pm.

3) SWE Officer Meeting this Wednesday at 6:00 pm

We will be holding our first officer meeting on Wednesday, January 28th at 6:00 pm in ENGR 242. We hope you can make it!

4) Women in Technology Event at Ericsson

Ericsson invites you to attend our Women in Technology Innovation event. Join us for an interactive day of discussion, exploration and innovation as we take you through Ericsson’s doors and into the frontier of tomorrow’s technologies.

When: February 4, 2015, 8:00AM-5:00PM PST

Where: Ericsson Silicon Valley, exact location to be sent to registered attendees

RSVP to http://tinyurl.com/p7ypg5b