Events Calendar

Last updated 2/17/18

Below is a listing of events of interest to the College of Engineering student body, separate from (but sometimes coinciding with) the Official TSU Academic Calendar.

Career Center Handshake link (covers all majors): https://app.joinhandshake.com/events

 


Engineer's Week
Sunday-Saturday, February 18-24, 2018


Engineer's Week - Mock Interviews
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Career Development Center, Floyd-Payne Campus Center, Rm. 304

Contact Ms. Tina Reed to schedule an appointment. breedhew@tnstate.edu


TLSAMP Seminar
3:00 PM- 4:00 PM, February 21, 2018
Wednesday
Holland Hall, Room 110

"Professionalism-Etiquette and How to Accept/Decline Job Offers"


Engineers Week - Shadow an Engineer at TLC Engineering for Architecture
9am – 12 noon, February 22, 2018

Contact Dr. Wilkes to sign up. bkingwil@tnstate.edu 


Nashville Area Career Fair, Nissan Stadium
2-5 pm, February 22, 2018
Register at https://2018collegetocareerfair-students.evenbrite.com
Password: careerfair


Engineers Week - NSBE Dollar and a Dream Networking Event
5-7 pm, February 22, 2018


National Science Foundation Day
7:30am - 6 pm, February 22, 2018
Thursday
Avon Williams Campus

The Division of Research and Institutional Advancement is excited to announce that Tennessee State University will host National Science Foundation Day! This day-long workshop will discuss how to better compete for research project funding by submitting fundable proposals.

NSF representatives will host discipline-specific breakout sessions to personally engage in discussion with attendees. 

Join us as we explore collaborative funding opportunities that cross disciplinary boundaries! TSU is proud to host the National Science Foundation for NSF Day at the Avon Williams Campus on February 22, 2018. 

The day-long workshop will include discussions about how to submit fundable proposals, as well as discipline-specific breakout sessions featuring NSF representatives in the following directorates:

BIO – Biological Sciences
CISE – Computer and Information Science Engineering
EHR – Education and Human Resources
EPSCoR OISE – Office of International Science and Engineering
ENG – Engineering
MPS – Mathematical and Physical Sciences
SBE – Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences
OIA – Office of Integrative Activities
BFA - Budget, Finance and Award Management
GEO – Geosciences

The Division of Research and Institutional Advancement has decided to cover the cost of registration for all TSU faculty and staff members! However, we still need registration to occur . We are therefore attaching a flyer with a special link.  Please register soon to reserve your spot and encourage your colleagues to do the same, as the event is open to researchers throughout the region and space is limited. Thank you all very much for your interest and we look forward to seeing you there!

Registration is required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tsu-national-science-foundation-day-tickets-41882028274
D
irections: http://www.tnstate.edu/contact_us/

For more information about The National Science Foundation's NSF Days program, visit us as NSF.gov/NSFdays


TLSAMP Annual Undergraduate Research Conference
Thursday-Friday, February 22-23, 2018
Chattanooga, Tennessee

Host: Tennessee Tech University


Engineers Week - Toyota Plant Tour, Princeton, IN
February 23, 2018

Contact Dr. Wilkes to sign up.  bkingwil@tnstate.edu 


Engineers Week - NSBE Alumni Basketball tournament
6pm, February 23, 2018


Engineers Week - NSBE Soccer game
11am – 3 pm, February 24, 2018


Engineering Entrance Exam Study Sessions
2-4pm, February 28, 2018
Torrence 220

Students who plan to take the Engineering Entrance Exam are encouraged to participate in study sessions for tips and suggestions to prepare for the EEE.


Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering/Science Program (SURE) at Georgia Tech - Application Deadline
Thursday, March 1, 2018

SURE is a 10-week residential summer research program offered at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, GA. The program focuses on rising juniors and seniors who are interested in attending graduate school in a STEM field. Students from under-represented minority groups and women are highly encouraged o apply.

  • Housing, meals, and travel expenses are provided, plus a $5,000 stipend
  • Advisement and mentoring by Georgia Tech graduate students and faculty

An opportunity to find out more about research and life at Georgia Tech!

May 20-July 27, 2018

Applications Open: December 1, 2017
Deadline for Applications: March 1, 2018

For more information, contact us at sure@ece.gatech.edu, or visit sure.gatech.edu.


Xtreme Spring Break Scholarship Application Deadline
March 2, 2018

Undergraduate Scholarship Applicant Requirements

  • Current full time student for the Spring 2018 semester
  • A minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA as of Fall 2017
  • The  XSB course must be a part of your major curriculum plan
  • If the XSB course creates an overload (more than 18 hours for spring 2018), an Overload Form must be completed.
  • An application will be available beginning February 2. The application must be submitted no later than March 2, 2018.

For more information and application: http://www.tnstate.edu/aeao/minisemesters.aspx


Science Olympiad
Sunday, March 3, 2018
TSU Campus

http://www.tnstate.edu/olympiad/general.aspx


Honors Convocation
10 am, March 20, 2018
Tuesday
Kean Hall


Engineering Entrance Exam Study Sessions
2-4pm, March 21, 2018
Torrence 220

Students who plan to take the Engineering Entrance Exam are encouraged to participate in study sessions for tips and suggestions to prepare for the EEE.


TLSAMP Seminar
March 21, 2018
Wednesday
Holland Hall, Room 110

"Whys and What Fors of Graduate School"
Dr. Ernest Brothers, Associate Dean
Graduate School, University of Tennessee-Knoxville


4th Annual Financial Literacy Conference
March 23, 2018
Friday

Join us to help grow awareness in Financial Literacy!

Free and Open to the public.
Learn what you SHOULD and MAY NOT know about your finances
Understand More, Save More, Do More!

Register at: http://www.tnstate.edu/ceed/finit.aspx


STEM Leadership Conference
April 2018 (exact dates TBD)
TSU Campus


40th Annual University-Wide Research Symposium
April 2-6, 2018

For this juried competition, TSU students of all majors are fully encouraged to submit abstracts by January 31, 2018 @ 11:59pm. There will be guest speakers and judges including national research agency personnel, military research personnel, academicians, business leaders and local artists. Whether for work or for higher levels of education, your research is the best part of your resume. Consider this your invitation to participate and to show the world what TSU students are capable of when given a challenge. Click below to find additional information or to submit an abstract:

Symposium Website: www.tnstate.edu/researchsymposium


TLSAMP Event
April 25, 2018
Wednesday

End of Year Celebration


Engineering Entrance Exam Study Sessions
10am-12pm, May 8, 2018
Torrence 220

Students who plan to take the Engineering Entrance Exam are encouraged to participate in study sessions for tips and suggestions to prepare for the EEE.


Engineering Entrance Exam Study Sessions
10am-12pm, May 10, 2018
Torrence 220

Students who plan to take the Engineering Entrance Exam are encouraged to participate in study sessions for tips and suggestions to prepare for the EEE.