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Open nominations for 2018-2019 exec positions, Welcome-to-Industry Mixer, Illumination bursary, and more.

Attention all 2nd and 3rd Year EE/CME Students

Exec Position Nominations for 2018 Now Open!

Looking at getting involved in student government next year? The IEEE Usask Student Branch is now accepting applications for executive positions to be held in the 2018–2019 academic year.

All students interested in applying must fill out an application form and have it signed by a member of the current executive. Applications are available to be picked up at the McNaughton Centre (ENG 2C54).

Nominations are due March 28th by 5:00pm. Elections will be held at our Annual General Meeting (AGM) on April 2nd (time and place TBA soon). All candidates must be present at the AGM.

The IEEE Usask Student Branch operates as the student government for all Electrical and Computer Engineering students. Holding a position on the executive provides an excellent opportunity for you to get involved in your program, represent the interests of your peers, and interact with the faculty and student body.

On a larger scale, the IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. The IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE's highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities.


Welcome to the Industry Mixer:

Come out to the IEEE Young Professionals mixer, and meet and drink with other graduating and recently graduated students. Details are as follows:

·        FREE for graduating students, $10 otherwise

·        Taking place at 5:45pm on April 5th at Birminghams Vodka and Ale House

·        Ticket includes admission, appetizers, and 1 free drink

·        Tickets can be purchased/obtained at https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/169704


Illumination Bursary

Illumination is happy to announce that there will be a bursary available to any 2nd or 3rd year student! The bursary will be $500 and the qualifications and requirements are in the attached PDF.


Beer Night:

The IEEE will be hosting a beer night 8-10pm at the hose January 19th. Come join us for a good time!


Pizza Sales:

The IEEE will be selling pizza at the usual spot on the 2nd floor on Thursday at lunch. 

Our robotics club is currently looking for new members! Learn how to program and use micro controllers, sensors, radios, and more! Email alex.mcnabb@usask.ca for more information.

That's all folks, see you next week
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