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Slama reaches 'Driver vs. Driver 2' reality TV finale (Statesman Journal)
Hundreds of applicants wanted to be part of Golf Channel’s “Driver vs. Driver 2” and that group has come down to two golf club designers. One of them is Salem native and Oregon State senior Tim Slama. The final episode in the seven-part reality TV series airs at 6 p.m. Tuesday, featuring Slama’s Rozwell driver and the Cortex, created by Evan Hoffman, an industrial designer from San Diego.

Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center to train next generation of skilled workers in a region with strong industry roots (Portland Business Journal)
Modeled after the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre in England, OMIC represents a collaboration of industry, higher education and government seeking to combine applied research and development and workforce training, in the metals manufacturing industry. The effort will serve advanced manufacturers in the region while giving area residents access to living-wage careers in a growing industry sector.

Mark Your Calendar

Graduate Students in the LSMAP Center
The Ethnic Minorities United in STEM (EMUS) groups is a group of graduate students here at OSU who strive to: Support graduate students of color by providing a brave space to air and unpack grievances, thereby allowing members to rebuild and move forward from negative experiences; Increase visibility and celebrate accomplishments of people of color in STEM through outreach and engagement; and Foster connections between undergraduates, graduate students, post-docs, and faculty in order to build a community across STEM disciplines. The EMUS group will be in the LSAMP Center for their monthly meeting and to meet with undergraduates looking too find graduate mentors for job/grad school applications, finding internships and funding, and navigating the world of STEM careers. If you're interested in help with any of these things, or just have no idea where to start,  come to the LSAMP Center to meet with them! 
Wed., Nov. 14 | 12:30 to 1 p.m. | Waldo 123

Innovative HVAC Systems for Energy Efficiency
ASHRAE Oregon-Willamette Valley section invites interested OSU engineering students to attend the next local meeting. ASHRAE distinguished lecturer and Professional Engineer, Danial Nall, PE, will be presenting on Innovative HVAC Systems for Energy Efficiency. For complete details and to RSVP (required*) use this link: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=meru7qxab&oeidk=a07efsp2dez282baca1.
Wed., Nov. 14 | 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. | Springfield, OR

3D printable prosthetics, entrepreneurship, and student opportunities for innovation
Shashi Jain, innovation manager at Intel Corporation will be coming this week to speak about his contributions to the engineering community. Come get some free food and learn about 3D printing, innovation, and entrepreneurship opportunities! 
Fri., Nov. 16 | 5 to 6 p.m. | Kelly 1001


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Winter Term Pro-school Application Due 11/30
Winter term Pro-School application Applications are now open and due by 11:55pm on November 30th. The application is located at: http://engineering.oregonstate.edu/pro-school. For questions please refer to the Pro-School FAQ page: http://engineering.oregonstate.edu/pro-school or contact the Office of Student Services by calling 541-737-5236 or stopping by our office in Johnson Hall 114. *If you are student that has just joined us out of high school and in your first-year at OSU you can disregard this message. Your academic advisor will work with you on understanding the pro-school application process at a later time. 

URSA Engage - Call for Student Applications
The goal of URSA Engage is to provide first and second year students, and transfer students in their first year at OSU, opportunities to pursue research or a creative activity under the guidance of an OSU mentor. Students who are selected will receive an award of $750 and their faculty mentors will receive $250 to support the project. The program is available to undergraduates across all academic disciplines. Projects will take place from the middle of winter term 2019 through the end of spring term 2019 (15 weeks at 5 hrs/week).

Join the Beaver Lodge
The Beaver Lodge is an online insights group for all members of the Oregon State community, for quick opinion surveys and a chance to win prizes! Only 12 percent of participants are affiliated with the College of Engineering. Make sure our engineers are heard and add your voice at osualum.com/beaverlodge.

Matlab helpdesk is offered in Dearborn 119A. We have students available every day of the week, including the weekend and some evenings.Get hands-on help with Matlab: finding and fixing bugs; writing scripts and functions; loops, logic, variables; plotting; and more. Full schedule.

The College of Engineering offers peer tutoring on a drop-in basis for a variety of subjects, and many other campus resources are ready to assist as well! Check out the tutoring schedule (and lots of other useful info) on our web page: academics.engr.oregonstate.edu/student-success.


OSU ScholarDollars
Oregon State’s new online scholarship search and application system, ScholarDollars, is now accepting applications for more than $50 million in 2019-20 scholarship funds. OSU students may complete one application to be considered for more than 1,600 campus-based scholarship opportunities. Students are encouraged to submit their ScholarDollars applications between Nov. 1, 2018, and Feb. 1, 2019, to maximize the number of scholarships for which they will be considered. Call 541-737-1125 or visit https://scholarships.oregonstate.edu/scholardollars.

PhD GAANN Fellowship - Missouri S&T
Missouri University of Science and Technology is inviting students to apply for Ph.D. program in engineering management, systems engineering, or civil engineering and become GAANN fellows to conduct cutting-edge research on various aspects of infrastructure studies, including resilience, safety, sustainability, connectivity, and smartness, to name a few. Contact. Dr. Ruwen Qin (qinr@mst.edu).

EUSMAT opens a new call for Erasmus Mundus Scholarships for the AMASE Master Programme: Motivated students can apply for joining the AMASE Master Programme, which provides Erasmus Mundus scholarships for carrying out this two-year international Master in Advanced Materials Science and Engineering. The application for the intake 2019 is now open. For more information please check our website www.amase-master.net or contact us at: office@eusmat.net.

Internship/Fellowship Opportunities

Missouri S&T was recently awarded a Ph.D. Fellowship Program in Interdisciplinary Graduate Education in Materials Engineering through the Department of Education's Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) initiative.The program is designed to encourage some of the best students from the United States to pursue their Ph.D. degrees, and it offers them a multi-faceted approach that provides hands-on research, community outreach and management experience. Each student can receive up to $49,213 a year for up to three years based on financial need, which includes tuition and fees. When the GAANN scholarship is finished, Missouri S&T is still committed to supporting the students until the completion of their degrees. Financial assistance to cover educational expenses including the cost of textbooks and other materials, computer hardware and software, travel to professional meetings and seminars, membership in professional organizations, involvement in research and training, and involvement with professional research grant-writing is also included. http://mse.mst.edu/facultystaffandfacilities/gaann/ 

Job Opportunity: Marketing and Media Lead
Seeking students for part-time school year and full-time summer position at the OSU Energy Efficiency Center as Marketing and Media Lead. Duties include site visit press releases, contacting congressional representatives, and updating program website. Industrial engineering experience and technical writing skills strongly encouraged. For more information visit the job posting here.

Job Opportunities

#2146796 New Grad Process Engineer at Cree, Inc. – application start date 11/11; expires 1/31

#2147346 New Grad Research Scientist at Cree, Inc. – PhD MatSci or related; application start date 11/11; expires 1/31

#2139350 Hi-Tech Mechanical Cost Estimator and Project Engineer at Hoffman Construction Company – posted 11/5; expires 12/21

#2135156 Process Engineering Lead- Industrial Engineer- Graveyard at Benchmade Knife Company – posted 11/2; expires 11/30

#2135154 Process Engineering Lead- Industrial Engineer at Benchmade Knife Company – posted 11/2; expires 11/30

#1985472 Full Time Engineer at HP Inc. – posted 9/17; expires 12/28

#1052127 Field Service Engineer at Nikon Precision Inc. – posted 9/13; expires 2/29

Xcel Energy internship program is open to highly motivated candidates in MN – Becker. Work with the Engineering staff to support plant projects, both capital and ops/maintenance. Work as an entry level engineering analyst doing tasks spanning all aspects of plant operations including performance/efficiency, emissions control, contract and project management, specifying new and replacement equipment, making process improvement recommendations, supporting requests from operations and maintenance.

Hoffman Mechanical, incorporated in 1984, a subsidiary of Hoffman Corporation, has positions available starting immediately after the New Year January 2019 and also June 2019 for Hi Tech mechanical cost estimators and Project Engineers in Oregon and Washington. Opportunity for advancement! Hoffman Mechanical self-performs Mechanical work and direct hires pipe fitters and plumbers. Notable recent and ongoing work ie....Intel Hillsboro Or. and Boeing 777X Wing Factory at Paine Field, Everett Washington. Great salary and Benefits. Call or email resumes to contact information found here.

Faculty and Post-Doc Positions

The School of MIME at Oregon State University is conducting faculty searches in Design, Industrial Engineering, and Robotics. The positions are also posted on our Faculty and Staff Openings webpage. Note that our full consideration date is earlier this year, Nov. 1.

Universidad de las Américas Puebla (UDLAP) in Mexico is seeking applications for Visiting Faculty for the Summer of 2019. The call is currently open and the deadline is the second week of February 2019.


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