The Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites women engineering students (junior, senior, and master’s level) to apply for the Women Exploring Graduate Opportunities in Civil and Environmental Engineering (We Go CEE) Workshop, a networking and professional development workshop focused on exploring graduate education and research opportunities in civil and environmental engineering. The workshop will provide seminars focused on preparation for graduate school, writing effective fellowship applications, mentoring, networking, faculty panels, developing leadership skills, and “Pathways to Success” keynote lecture presented by prominent University of Illinois alumni. A networking dinner will be hosted allowing students to interact with faculty, graduate students, and women engineers working in industry.
Date: September 18-19, 2015
Location: Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Costs: Transportation, lodging, and meals will be provided to invited students.
Application: Download at http://wego.cee.illinois.edu
Application Deadline: May 15, 2015
Who should apply: Women engineering students interested in learning about graduate education in civil and environmental engineering who will be a junior, senior, or master’s student at the time of the workshop. Students do nothave to be currently enrolled in a civil and environmental engineering program.