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ANNOUNCEMENTS!


Calling All Freshman: Freshman Representative Applications Here!

Interested in becoming a freshman representative for RPI SWE? This position is a great way to become more involved in SWE and can be a good way to a permanent position on our E-Board!Applications are available here. Please email all applications to Emily Frantz (email provided on application) by September 24th. Winners will be announced at the October GBM. Good luck!


Evening with Industry

September 25th 6-8pm RPI Alumni House, there will be a dinner with different comapnies from the career fair. This is a great opportunity to network outside of the career fair! Business Casual, bring business cards, no resumes. Companies that will attend: Edwards Lifesciences, S&P Capital IQ, UTC, Cisco, Boeing, BD, Global Foundries, and more! Please email Catie Barry, barryc@rpi.edu, if you're interested.


STAR Weekend Needs Hosts!

Student hosts in the STEM fields are needed for this year's STAR Weekend program. Interested high-school students come to RPI's campus for one weekend to learn about what our school has to offer them, and you could help them decide!It will be held October 16th-18th. Interested? Sign up here.


Meet Microsoft and Play Titanfall

Microsoft will be on campus next week before the career fair. Interested in networking? Come swing by Mother's in the Union on the 25th at 7! There will be Microsoft, free food, Titanfall, and a raffle for an XBox One. What more could you want? See you there!


Pratt & Whitney Information Session

Pratt & Whitney will be on campus this Thursday, September 18th from 6-8 in CII 3051. If you're interested please check out this link for more information and to sign up on the google doc!


Miss the September GBM?

This month we held our welcome back general body meeting. A lot was discussed about the exciting upcoming events through the semester. Couldn't make it? Not a problem! Check out the September general body slides here.


Attention Potential Grad Students

Interested in attending grad school after you graduate? The University of Illinois is hosting a program called MERGE to let future grad students know what they have to offer. This year the program will be held on October 10th and 11th. Check out this link for more information. The deadline for applications is September 12th, so fill that application out ASAP!


Proctor and Gamble Upcoming Info Session!

Proctor and Gamble (P&G) will be on campus for an info session in Mothers on September 16th from 4-6. They will also be in the DCC from 10-3 if you're unable to make it to the info session. They're seeking full-time and interns to work in their facility in Mehoopany, Pennsylvania where they manufacture Bounty, Charmin, Pampers, and Luvs. If you're interested in P&G stop by and say hi!


Renew your National SWE Membership

Have you renewed your membership yet? Don't wait until its too late! Check out this link for more information on how to renew your membership.


RPI SWE Book Club Coming to a Campus Near You...

Enjoy reading but can't find a book to spark your interest this summer? Now your troubles are over! RPI SWE is excited to announce the debut of its new Book Club which is set to start this fall! Check out our blog for a reading list which will be posted soon!


Attention Women Interested in Computer Science

If you're majoring in computer science or a related field then you might want to check this link out! It can be extremely helpful for any computer science ladies. Computer Science Online is a self-funded organization that provides educational, career, and development information as it relates to the world of computer science. Recently, they have launched a guide aimed at women in this field. This is a great resource for anyone interested in this subject, so check it out!


Looking for a GBM Presentation or past news about RPI SWE? Previous announcements from the 2013-2014 academic year can be found on our EVENTS page!