Undergraduate Announcements

Senate Town Hall

October 22nd, 2018in Ugrad Announcements

10/28 from 12pm-1pm in ERB203

The Senators of the Engineering Student Government want to hear from you! Come to ERB 203 on Sunday, Oct 28th at 12pm to voice your opinions on engineering student life and activities. Let them know what you think should be improved.

Pi Tau Sigma Pre-Registration Event

October 22nd, 2018in Ugrad Announcements

Pi Tau Sigma, the International Honor Society for Mechanical Engineers, will be hosting an informal pre-registration event for all underclassmen on Friday 10/26 from 12:30PM – 1:30 PM in Ingalls. Please feel free to stop if you would like chat with some mechanical engineering upperclassmen about course selection. P.S. There will be cookies.

Remember that this is not a replacement for meeting with your faculty advisor or ENG Undergraduate Programs Office.

Engineers Without Borders

October 22nd, 2018in Ugrad Announcements

This semester the club is hosting an event called Twalumba, in order to celebrate the end of our project in Zambia. This event will have food, speakers and live performances.

November 18th in Metcalf Ballroom. Admission price will be $5.00 for BU students.

Time Management and Exam Prep

October 22nd, 2018in Ugrad Announcements

Exam Prep & Study Skills: What’s the best way to study? Why does cramming never seem to work? How does my professor expect me to master all of these different test formats? How do I manage my anxiety during an exam? This workshop offers both practical ways to study before the test and strategies to use during test time.

Workshops at various times from Monday, October 22nd through Thursday, October 25. Full schedule online.

Humanitarian Engineering and Refugee Studies

October 22nd, 2018in Ugrad Announcements

Application deadline is October 28th.

Design impactful solutions and study refugee health in Lebanon this winter.
Participate in an interdisciplinary program at the American University of Beirut from January 2 to 19, 2019. Design solutions for problems impacting refugee lives with guidance from local and BU public health and engineering experts.

Info session on October 22nd from 5-6pm in ERB 203. Apply online.

Global Engineering Brigades Resume Workshop

October 14th, 2018in Ugrad Announcements
Sunday, October 28th at 8pm in CAS203
GEngB will be hosting a resume workshop during our next general meeting. All are welcome to get feedback on your resume from your fellow engineering students and GEngB members! (And if you don’t have a resume, don’t worry – we’ll help you out with that as well!)

Krispy Kreme Fundraiser for Global Engineering Brigades

October 14th, 2018in Ugrad Announcements
October 23-24, GSU Link
GEngB will be selling Krispy Kreme in the GSU to fundraise for our beloved engineers and members to go on brigade to Honduras this May. Come out to support us and meet some of our members!

Hult Prize at BU

October 9th, 2018in Ugrad Announcements

Info Session and Mixer: 15th Oct, 5-6pm at BUild Lab

Starting this year, Boston University will play host to the prestigious Hult Prize Competition, often called the “Nobel Prize for Students.” Come with an idea, team, or find one at our info session next week! More info and RSVP.

Materials Day 2018

October 1st, 2018in Ugrad Announcements

Novel Materials for Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage
Emerging Opportunities and Challenges

Location: Boston University, Photonics Center, Room 906, 8 St. Mary’s Street, Boston, MA 02215
Faculty Host: Professor Srikanth Gopalan (ME, MSE)
Date: October 26, 2018 | 8 AM – 5 PM

RSVP required. Full details and RSVP link online.

3rd Annual Catapult Challenge

September 24th, 2018in Ugrad Announcements

Teams will work together to build a catapult using provided supplies and tools. Cash prizes for the top three teams!

Build days are November 10th and 11th
Launch day is November 18th

Full details and sign ups online.