Career Fair Special Issue
Society of Women Engineers Collegiate Section
Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
17 JANUARY 2012
In This Issue:
o CAREER FAIR ANNOUNCEMENTS
§ Evening with Industry – DEADLINE TODAY
§ Winter Quarter Career Fairs
§ Apple on Campus
§ Engineers Make the Best Businesses
§ Resume Clincic
§ Creating a Successful Resume
§ Siemens on Campus
§ Engineering Careers in the Biomedical Indsutry
§ Change of Major Student Panel
§ Engineering Internship and Co-Op Panel
§ Career Counseling Services
§ Other Workshops and Events
§ Microsoft on Campus
18 JANUARY 2012
· Career Fair Day 1
o University Union
19 JANUARY 2012
· Career Fair Day 2
o University Union
· Evening with Industry
o Embassy Suites
o 6 PM – 9 PM
Evening with Industry – DEADLINE TO SIGN UP: TODAY
Cal Poly SWE is holding their annual Evening with Industry Event this quarter on January 19th, 2012 at the Embassy Suites in San Luis Obispo. EWI is a dinner banquet which consists of a social hour, where students can mingle with the attending companies and a dinner where students sit with their chosen company’s representatives.
If you’re interested in signing up for a spot of EWI please stop by the SWE office located in Building 13 room 202. The Office is open from 10am -3pm Monday through Friday. The tickets are $10 for SWE members, $25 for non SWE members, $30 for membership and a ticket to EWI. Attached to this email are a list of the companies attending and the majors they are looking to hire and also a list of tables still available. This is your chance to network with different companies, so don’t miss this great opportunity!
Also SWE is offering two other opportunities for this event.
- We ask that you do not bring your resume to the banquet; however each representative will receive a cd with the resumes of students attending EWI. If you would like to have your resume added to the cd, please email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
- If you are interested in purchasing business cards for the event, SWE will be selling a set of ten business cards for $2. To purchase these, please stop by the SWE office (13-202).
Apple on Campus
Date: Thursday, January 18, 2012
Location: Phillips Hall (06-124)
Time: 8:10-9:30 pm
Title: Cal Poly to iOS
Presenter: Kim Vorrath
Cal Poly to iOS - Creating the Future
Vice President, iOS Program, APPLE Inc.
Agilent – Cal Poly Recruiting Events
We will be in San Luis Obispo for Cal Poly Winter Recruiting events as following dates.
* InfoSession ( 2 speakers)- Jan 17 ( Tuesday) at 6:00PM by Cal Poly, IEEE . ( please see the attached with our CEO Bill Sullivan and VP of Agilent Lab Dr. Steve Newton for Cal Poly IEEE on Dec 14)
* Career Fair- Jan 18 (Wed) 8:00 AM-5:00 PM ( Career Fair)- Chumash Auditorium ( Meet me in the lobby of Holiday Inn at 7:30 AM)
* Oncampus Interview - Jan 19 ( Th), 8:00 AM -4:00 PM Placement Center on Campus
Please feel free to forward the job description to appropriate student clubs and departments.
Janet Yun, R&D Section Manager
Nanotechnology Measurements Division
Agilent Technologies, Inc
5301 Stevens Creek Boulevard
PO Box 58059, MS 52U29
Engineers Make the Best Businesses
Title: Engineers Make the Best Businesses (and why you should create a start-up now!)
Date: Wednesday, January 18th
Location: Bonderson 192-104
Creating a Successful Resume – Northrop Grumman
Siemens on Campus
The Siemens vision is to establish a world of proven talent, delivering breakthrough innovations, giving our customers a unique competitive edge, enabling societies to master their most vital challenges and creating sustainable value. Exceptional students like the members of SWE are just what we are looking for to help us realize this vision!
A career at Siemens will provide you with hands-on experience, challenging work assignments, and opportunities to build business relationships with talented professionals. Couple this with honing your technical skills and you are well on your way to achieving success. Siemens offers a variety of programs which focus on developing students and recent graduates. We also have several summer internship opportunities, which based on performance, could lead to a full-time offer by the end of the summer!
Siemens will be on campus this semester and would like to meet you and the members of the SWE local chapter. We are scheduled to attend the following events:
- January 18th- Career Fair- Chumash Auditorium
- February 1st- Information Session- 6pm in building 192, room 242
If your members are unable to attend the events, please visit our website, www.usa.siemens.com/caeers/students, to learn more about our development programs and internship opportunities. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions. We sincerely hope to meet you and SWE members while on campus this semester!
Siemens University Recruiting
Mobile: (805) 234-2154
Mobile: (805) 234-2154
Microsoft on Campus
Microsoft is excited to have the opportunity to return to the CalPoly campus and wanted to get the word out about some of the special events we will be hosting the week of 1/11 & 1/12. Help us spread the word around campus by sharing these emails or distributing these flyers around campus to your colleagues or student org members . We’ll be giving away lots of prizes at each of these events so the more events you attend, the better chance you have at winning one!
"How to Master a Technical Interview" Presentation
·Date: Wednesday, January 11th
·Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm, 6:30pm start time
·Location: Computer Science Building (#14) Room 249
Come hear what a Microsoft Recruiter likes to see on a resume and learn what kind of answers they are looking for during your technical interview. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to prepare for the start of your Career! Slots are limited so don’t miss your chance to sign up at the presentation! Bring your resume for a chance to win some great prizes!
·Date: Thursday, January 12th
· Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm
· Location: Student Services Building (#124): Career Center Office
Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to prepare for the start of your Career! Practice your interviewing skills, get advice on how you did and find out what answers, interviewers are really looking for!
Just a Reminder:
The Big App on Campus 12 hour Hack-a-thon is coming soon! You don’t want to miss out! Remember, you don’t have to create the winning app to win prizes! We’ll be raffling off some amazing prizes throughout the day! So…just by going…you could win a Windows Phone!