ECS Student Success News and Events

Study Skills Workshop – Tuesday 10/23/18 @ 5pm, Link 369

Rt44In a study slump?  Need to hone your study skills?  Stop by the Study Skills workshop to get some pointers on refreshing your study skills.  Please RSVP here.

“Augmenting Your Perception” with PTC’s Matt Sheridan ’92 – Wednesday 10/24/18 @ 5pm, Maxwell Auditorium

Please join us for an Engineering Meets Business presentation by Matt Sheridan ’92, the senior director of augmented reality go-to-market and has been a part of PTC’s augmented reality segment since its inception in 2016. Detailed event and registration information can be found here. Sheridan’s appearance at Syracuse University is part of the ongoing Engineering Meets Business lecture series made possible by a gift from Muss Akram ‘10.

Wellness Wednesday: Stress Management – Wednesday 10/24/18 @ 7pm, Link 369

Rt44Stressed??  Join the Office of Health Promotions to learn tips and strategies for managing the stress life throws at you.  Please RSVP here. 

GEM GRAD Lab – Saturday 10/27/18 9am-3:30pm, Lyman Hall Main Atrium/132

Are you thinking about Graduate School?  Syracuse University is proud to host the GEM GRADE Lab, a day-long graduate preparation event for students.  The GRAD Lab encourages students of color to consider graduate engineering or science education and applying for the GEM fellowship.  Click here to register and contact Dawit Negussey ( with any questions.

FREE Group Tutoring Available

The Center for Learning and Student Success (CLASS) has FREE group tutoring for a variety of courses.  Click here to view the complete list, schedule, and sign-up information.  

Additional Course Help in Link

Rt44Additional Peer Office Hours for all AEW-related courses are available in 276 Link Hall.  These sessions are open to ALL ECS students.  The complete schedule, which is updated daily, can be found on the ECS Guidebook App calendar.

ECS Career Services Fall Drop-In Hours 

In addition to making appointments through Handshake with your Career Advisor, we will also offer 15 minute drop-in appointments at the following times this semester:
Monday 9:30-10 & 1:30-2:30
Tuesday 9:30-10:30 & 1:30-2:30
Wednesday 9:30-10:30 & 1:30-2:30
Thursday 9:30-10 & 1:30-2:30
Friday 9:30-10:30

Route 44 Score Updates

Top Individuals

Shane Sefransky (47 points); Athena Basdekis (41 points); Miao Shen, Angela Martinez, Madeline Doyle, Hong Yang Chen, Tydre Bell (40 points)

Team Rankings

Heather Blue (1217), Orange (1157), Charcoal (1022), Royal Blue (941)

Student Organization Announcements

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) General Body Meeting – Tuesday 10/23/18 @ 7pm, Link 200

Come to our first general body meeting to meet your peers in civil and environmental engineering. We will be discussing upcoming projects for the year, professional development opportunities, and how to become a member of ASCE. All are welcome and there will be pizza. E-mail with any questions.

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) Dance & Game Night – Thursday 10/25/18 @ 6:30pm, Link 369

Rt44Come learn how to dance or show off what you’ve got.  Refreshments provided.  Please RSVP here.  

Engineering World Health (EWH) Bioinstrumentation Kit Workshop – Thursday 10/25/18 @ 7pm, Link 331

Rt44We will be holding a Heart Rate/ECG Monitor building workshop. No previous experience is necessary! If you are unable to attend and would like to hear more about our plans or how to get more involved with EWH, please send an email to  Also, be on the lookout for our chocolate bar fundraiser throughout this week!

Engineering Ambassadors Weekly Session – Friday 10/26/18 @ 1:50pm, HW Smith, Westside Academy

Rt44This week we will be going to HW Smith and Westside Academy to work with the middle schoolers on a Halloween-themed lesson plan: “Toothpick Towers of Terror!” Each session will last approximately 1.5 hrs including travel. Email if you are interested in volunteering!  Click here to learn more about our program.

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) Movie Night – Thursday 11/1/18 @ 5pm, HL 105

Rt44Join us for a night of popcorn, drinks, and a whole lot of fun!  We will be watching Mi Familia.  

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