ECS Student Success News and Events

Heart Health Pledge: February 11-15, 2019Rt44

In recognition of American Heart Month, stop by the Student Success Center (Link 121) during office hours this week to make your heart healthy pledge and receive a treat!

Peer Office Hours 

Looking for additional assistance in your courses? Peer Office Hours hosted by the AEW Facilitators provides individual assistance for all AEW related courses. Office hours are open to ALL ECS students. The complete schedule, which is updated daily, can be found on the ECS Guidebook app.

Order of the Engineer Sign Ups

Engineering Seniors graduating in 2019 are eligible to be inducted into the Order of the Engineer – a symbolic organization that seeks to promote professionalism among engineers. It is a prestigious fellowship of engineers dedicated to the practice, teaching and administration of their profession. The Induction Ceremony will be held at 3:00 pm on Friday, February 22nd in LSB 001. Students who wish to accept the Obligation of the Engineer pay a one-time initiation fee of $12.00 to cover membership and ring cost. Interested students must register at the front desk of the Student Success Center in 121 Link Hall between the hours of 9 am – 4pm by Friday, February 15th.

Pledge of the Computing Professional Sign Ups

CS and SIS Seniors graduating in 2019 are eligible to be inducted into the Pledge of the Computing Professional- a symbolic organization that seeks to promote professionalism and integrity among those with a Computer Science background. The Induction Ceremony will be held at 3:00 pm on Friday, February 22nd in LSB 001. Students who wish to accept the Pledge pay a one-time initiation fee of $10.00 to cover membership and a lapel pin with a matrix with the word “Honor” encoded in ASCII. Interested students must register at the front desk of the Student Success Center in 121 Link Hall between the hours of 9 am – 4pm by Friday, February 15th.

ECS Career Services Fall Drop-In Hours 

In addition to making appointments through Handshake with your Career Advisor, we will also offer 15 minute drop-in appointments at the following times this semester:
Monday 9-10 & 1:30-2:30
Tuesday 9:30-10:30 & 1:30-2:30
Wednesday 9:30-10:30 & 1:30-2:30
Thursday 9-10 & 1:30-2:30

Eweek

National Engineers Week starts February 17th!

In celebration of National Engineers Week (Eweek), Syracuse University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science will host a variety of speakers and activities beginning on Sunday, February 17. The events will bring engineering and computer science students and alumni together, and promote engineering disciplines to the broader campus community. All members of the SU community are welcome and encouraged to participate!

Door prizes will be awarded at many of the events, with a grand prize drawing at the conclusion of the Eweek where students can win an Amazon Fire TV Stick, Echo Dot, or a Bluetooth portable speaker.

View the FULL schedule of events here.

Sign Up for the Annual ECS Student Olympics by February 12th! Rt44

The ECS Olympics will be the official kick-off event to our National Engineers Week Celebration AND a Route 44 Event. Teams of 4-6 ECS students will compete against one another in a variety of academic, design, and fun challenges on Sunday, February 17, 2019 from 12:00-5:00pm in Link Hall. Team registration is open through February 12th via this form.

Engineering World Health Heart Rate Monitor/ECG Workshop: Monday 2/18/19, 7:15pm, Link 331 Rt44

In Engineering World Health, we build the circuit boards for heart rate and ECG monitors. We use soldering techniques to add different components to the circuits. We troubleshoot the boards and if everything functions properly, we send them away to be used in training exercises in other countries.

Upcoming Student Organization Events

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) General Body Meeting: Monday 2/11/19, 5pm, Link 152

Meet the new ASCE E-Board, learn about ASCE scholarship opportunities, and hear about upcoming events.

AOE Recruitment Week starts 2/11/19, 7pm, HL 500

Alpha Omega Epsilon is the professional and social engineering and technical sciences sorority on campus. We will be holding our recruitment week from February 11th to February 15th and are looking for more girls interested in STEM! All majors are welcome, please contact Nicole at ntnault@syr.edu for more details!

SWE and AIAA Host Virtual Meeting with Diana Alsindy: Wednesday 2/13/19, 7:30pm, Link 105Rt44

Connect with Diana Alsindy, Propulsion Development Engineer for Virgin Orbit.  Diana is a space enthusiast and past NASA intern who works to open opportunities and encourage young people to get involved in STEM.

NSBE General Body Meeting: Wednesday 2/13/19, 6:30pm, Link 369

Come Learn about the National Society of Black Engineers as well as the upcoming National Conference happening in March.

Route 44 Score Updates

Be sure to look for the Route 44 logo this semester for your chance to earn points for your team and prizes!  Rt44

Top Individuals

Victoria Hathaway, Talina Chipantiza (80 points); Athena Basdekis (71 points); Elsah Boak (70 points)

Team Rankings

Heather Blue (1672), Orange (1582), Charcoal (1357), Royal Blue (1151)

 
 
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