CS MENTORING CLUB
Become a Mentor or Mentee today! The CS Mentoring Club has released a form! The Club will pair you up with a mentor/mentee. This is a great opportunity to connect with us and others 1-on-1! Fill out the form below if interested!
VIRGINIA TECH TALENTED YOUNG MATHEMATICANS E-DAY
The Virginia Tech Chapter of the Association for Women in Math is planning Virginia Tech Talented Young Mathematicians E-Day (VT-TYME), a virtual mathematics activity day, to take place on Saturday, April 17, 2021.
VT-TYME is a community math e-outreach day of activities for 20 advanced high school and first year undergraduate students who reside in the Commonwealth of Virginia. We will be conducting two hands-on activities that will introduce students to knot theory and mathematical modeling using differential equations. Please refer to the attachment for more details regarding the two activities.
Applications accepted on a rolling basis. The application only requires a short paragraph indicating why they are interested in participating in the program. There is no fee to participate, and students will receive a free t-shirt as well as all materials necessary to complete the activities via mail to their home address.
Website: https://sites.google.com/vt.edu/awm Interested students of any gender are encouraged to apply here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeCqHO7bpKFomsJ8BzSw2ziBkjpjBKYO0qf-RQU03RKM1jTjA/viewform
WOMEN TRANSFORMING TECHNOLOGY VIRTUAL CONFERENCE
Date: May 3rd-4th, 2021
Link for more information and registration: https://www.womentransformingtechnology.com/
ASK A HOKIE PANEL
Please fill out this form if you’re interested in joining our virtual panel for high school students. Share your experiences of being a Hokie and some tips/tricks to inspire Hokies-to-be. All STEM majors are welcome to participate!
Here is the link:https://forms.gle/B5XNwoHkQD4LgVraA
WORKSHOPS FOR MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOLERS
We’re planning to host a series of introductory technical workshops for middle-high school students. If you’re interested in hosting a workshop, please fill out the form.
Here is the link: https://forms.gle/2Q9X76YZbjNtB5CB6
DELOITTE CONSULTING UNDERGRADUATE CASE COMPETITION
This upcoming February, Deloitte will be hosting a Consulting Undergraduate Case Competition with a focus on building meaningful connections, developing leadership skills, and cultivating professional confidence.
By participating in this competition you will have the opportunity to:
- Gain real world, hands on experience
- Meet with Deloitte Consulting leaders
- Win and take home a prize
BLOOMBERG ENGINEERING VIRTUAL COFFEE CHATS
Bloomberg Engineering will be holding virtual coffee chats with Virginia Tech students on February 2nd from 1 PM – 4 PM. We would love to chat with you then! Our engineers are happy to answer any questions you have about the 2021 Software Engineer Full Time positions and 2022 Software Engineer Intern positions.
Please sign up here:https://tinyurl.com/yaf59acrAfter registering, you will receive an additional email to select your personal 15 minute time slot. We are looking forward to chatting with you!
CAPITAL ONE EVENT OPPORTUNITIES
Capital One is excited to host a variety of virtual events across the spring, aimed at supporting you as you continue to navigate the recruiting process. Please see below for the event details and registration information. We hope you join us on your career journey!
You can register for each session individually. Please know that while we would welcome you at all of these sessions, you may sign up for the specific sessions that interest you or work with your availability.
3/11 & 4/12 @ 6:00PM & 5:30PM: Tech Talks
- Registration links: https://capitalone.eightfold.ai/events/candidate?plannedEventId=4Wbl1Bz5
CS UNDERGRAD EXPERIENCE SURVEY
The intent of the following survey is to collect information on what helps students to be successful, and is this different for men versus women? This information is for a graduate research paper (Ethics and Professionalism class); it will not be published. All information will remain anonymous. Hopefully, this data will shed light for future research and ultimately more opportunities for students to be successful in CS. Please only complete this survey if you are in the class of 2020/2021. If you have any questions, contact Megan Hicks (email@example.com)
We have internship openings in both Data Science and Data Engineering for summer 2021 and are looking for BS, MS, MBA and PhD candidates! Most common majors include Math, Statistics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Systems, and other quantitative disciplines. There’s a lot of impact to be made in Data Science and Data Engineering. Please see job description links below.
Facebook University, Analytics: 8-week training internship for Sophomores students-Applications open October 1st
Data Analytics @Facebook
As you might know, at Facebook our mission is to empower people to build community – we want people all over the world to experience the power of community and meaningful connections. And there is an immense responsibility to getting this right as we create products for over 2B+ people. The amount of data our Data Scientists and Data Engineers work with is unparalleled and this work spurs our empathy for the entire Facebook community, so we can make more informed decisions and develop better products to bring the world closer together. Leveraging data has helped us use these insights to make Facebook safer, more meaningful and more enjoyable.
Check out our week of events and explore what it means to work on our Global Analytics Team at Facebook!
Links to apply for specific roles:
- Software Development Engineer
- Software Development Engineer Intern
- Software Quality Engineer
- Software Quality Engineer Intern
- Data Engineer
- Data Engineer Intern
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Enroll in the Capital CoLAB’s Digital Tech Credential! This credential is a selection of courses at Virginia Tech and professional development opportunities that help students of all backgrounds develop the skills necessary to thrive in today’s workforce. The Credential program gives enrolled students unparalleled professional opportunities and a pathway to highly skilled jobs at some of the region’s biggest and most competitive employers.
Enrollment is easy! Just fill out the form attached to this link. When completing the form under “How did you hear about the Digital Tech Credential?” please put Student Ambassador!
To complete the Digital Tech Credential at Virginia Tech you just have to take the following courses:
CMDA 2014 – Data Matter
BDS 2005 – Fundamentals of Behavioral Decision Science
BIT 4604 – Data Governance, Privacy, and Ethics
BIT/MGT 4854 – Capstone: Analytics in Action
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