Academic and Career Opportunities

Diversity in the Workplace and Classroom

Join SWE here on Wednesday, April 7th 8pm for an interactive discussion on diversity and inclusion.

Sherman Center Co-op Opportunities

Want to build your own venture and get paid while you do so? The Sherman Center is offering two opportunities for the fall 2021 co-op cycle. Interviewing cycle begins March 1st. Contact Ted Johnson at ted.johnson@northeastern.edu and see this flyer for more details.

Women Who Empower – International Women’s Day Event

Join us for a celebration of INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY with Jeannine Sargent, E’87, Investor and Advisor to Private Equity and Venture Firms on March 11, 20217:00 PM-8:00 PM ET. Register using the link in this flyer!

PEAK Project Development Workshops

Interested in pursuing a full-time research or creative project during Summer I or Summer II through our PEAK Trail-Blazer Award? If so, the time is now to prepare. In order to be eligible for this $5000 award, you must participate in our PEAK Project Development Workshops this spring. We’re kicking off later this week — sign up now by self-enrolling in our Canvas course.

These are great opportunities not only to work on important problems — but also to build towards graduate school (MFA, MBA, law school, medical school, the PhD) and the future of your dreams.

Want to pursue a smaller PEAK Experiences Award project while taking classes over the summer? You’re most welcome to join us and we know you’ll find the workshops that move from basic project ideation to finding mentors, breaking down the project into realistic steps, creating timelines, and altogether making the magic happen very useful.
Register for the PEAK Project Development Workshops Today

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program in Biopreservation Technologies

Students come from all around the country to engage in exciting cutting edge research with the technology’s greatest experts in biopreservation and cryobiology! Students have a diverse range of majors, experiences, and interests. We hope that you will consider joining us this summer.

REU students will work in a university research lab on a project related to ATP-Bio’s science and technology along with a faculty advisor and graduate student mentor. Each student has a project of their own with specific responsibilities and deliverables. The program features professional and skill development opportunities, as well as social activities.

Dates: June 7 – August 13, 2021
Locations: 
UMN (virtual) and MGH (in-person)
Duration: 10 weeks
Stipend: $5,000*
*for in-person projects, a travel and housing stipend is also provided
Application Deadline: March 1, 2021
APPLY HERE

Hackathon Organizing Opportunity

Interested in tech? Want to help build the tech community at your school while developing valuable professional skills? 
 Get involved in organizing a hackathon! Alex and Natalie are recent college grads with hackathon, tech industry, and large event planning experience who are eager to guide current college students with starting their own hackathons. We are looking for motivated students excited to join a team and explore the tech space. More details are available here
 If interested, contact nataliecfung@gmail.com!

Entrepreneurs Club Embassador Program

Or Behiri, Co-Director of the Embassador Program at the Entrepreneurs Club: “Each semester, we bring on a cohort of ~20 budding entrepreneurs to learn, grow, and push boundaries as a community. Through a purposeful curriculum, they will leverage E-Club’s expansive student and alumni network, gain access to exclusive opportunities, and hone their entrepreneurial skillset.”
Applications for the Embassador Program close this Thursday, February 4th at 11:59 PM EST and it would be great to see students of diverse backgrounds and perspectives apply. Here is a link to learn more about the program and apply: https://bit.ly/3t6mylE

Northeastern University’s Women Who Empower Initiative

We are very excited to announce our first ever Women who Empower Innovation Awards for Spring 2021. We are seeking applications for one-time grants of up to $12,500 for members of the Northeastern universe who are passionate about innovation and community, and would benefit from financial support to develop and advance their entrepreneurial endeavors. We invite applications from students, alumni, faculty, and staff members  at any stage of their venture, from exploring a promising idea to scaling an existing business. This grant is open to both men and women.Applications are due by January 31st, but we are only accepting the first 100 applications.

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Professional Development Workshop from Point B Consultants

We understand some students may not have considered a career in consulting (or know too much about what that career looks like), but we wanted to share our perspectives on some of the key skills to start a career in consulting as we are looking for full-time and intern analysts to join our team in 2021. 

We would like to introduce Point B’s Path program, which is designed to educate students on key skills to help land their first job and launch a successful career. We are offering one hour virtual professional development workshops across a few different topics – Consulting 101, Case Study Preparation, Resume Workshop, Executive Presence and Personal Branding as well as an Information Session to learn more about Point B.  See the attached for more information on these offerings. 

Feel free to check out our Careers site for more information or contact me or recruiting@pointb.com with any questions.  

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LEED Training Special – Boston – Fall Online Webinars

LeadingGreen is hosting LEED Green Associate Training Webinars. LEED is simply a sustainability scorecard for green buildings. Buildings can become LEED Certified as can people! The best way to break into the sustainability space is to attain the LEED Green Associate. It also shows employers and clients you have certified knowledge in the field. Webinar registration and dates can be found here. Online self-paced workshops can be found here. This course is instructed by a USGBC Faculty member and the LEED GA test costs $100 for the exam. For more information, contact Lorne Mlotek at info@leadinggreen.com.

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On the Job Training – Medical Device Manufacturing

The Chicago Metropolitan Area is one of the eight hot spots for medical device companies in the country resulting in thousands of engineering jobs in this industry. However, there is a gap between the engineering college curriculums and the tasks a medical device engineer conducts on a day-to-day basis. The course, On the Job Training – Medical Device Manufacturing, is taught by a seasoned veteran of the medical device industry with the intent of teaching you the basics of this industry to give you a leg up on getting hired as an entry level engineer or an engineering intern. By taking this course you will learn how to execute daily engineering tasks, be able to speak about these items during an interview, include these key topics on your resume, and make sure your profile stands out compared to others. For more information and to sign up please visit: onthejobtraininginstitute.com

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Convergint Technologies – Post Graduate Job Opportunity

Convergint Technologies is a security integration company that is hoping to expand its national and global reach through recent college graduates. Their development program leads into a technical sales or project management role, best described as systems engineering. For more information about opportunities within this company, email: joseph.travers@convergint.com.

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Get to Know Cisco Virtual Recruiting Week

Our team is hosting our Get to Know Cisco Virtual Recruiting Week, February 5th – February 12th. This is your chance to learn about Cisco, our Customer Experience group, and the Technical Consulting Engineer Co-Op position.What’s Next?
Are you interested in joining Cisco as a Technical Consulting Engineer for the July-December 2021 co-op rotation?
Are you available to attend our virtual recruiting week February 5th – February 12th?If so…

  1. APPLY- Apply to the TCE Co-Op role! Find the full job description attached. 
  2. LET’S CHAT- Click the Calendly link to select a time slot for a 30-minute pre-screen call with me. 

*Note – You must apply to the role before your phone screen.

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City Building Engineering Services (CBES) Co-op

A 4 month long fall co-op program is being offered by City Building Engineering Services. CBES provides planning and sustainability services, engineering and design, construction management and program management to essential businesses like supermarkets and big box stores. Review the co-op description and email Cheryl Arruda (c.arruda@northeastern.edu) for more information.

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Matician Co-op & Job Opportunities

Matician’s main mission is to develop robots with the ultimate goal to save time and energy. They have multiple internship, job, and residency opportunities at their Palo Alto, CA location. For more information about Matician and the opportunities available, follow this link!