Student Success Center News and Events

Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE) General Body Meeting: Wed. 1/24/18, 6:45pm, Lyman 126

SASE will be holding an origami workshop/session, so if you’re interested in making origami flowers, cranes, stars and more, then you should definitely come to our GBM. It’ll be a great opportunity for you to get to know more people and practice your paper folding skills.

Save the Date!  Spring E&CS Career Fair: Wed. 1/31/18, 3-7pm, Goldstein Auditorium (Schine Student Center)

Please submit your updated resume to our new resume tool, VMock, for the E&CS Resume Book no later than Monday, January 29th at 5pm.  All resumes must obtain a score between 70-75% in order to be included in the resume book that gets distributed to all employers at the E&CS Career Fair.  ** Please note, you should still bring multiple copies of your resume with you to the Fair.

Apply Now for Invent@SU Summer 2018

This summer, Invent@SU returns to transform undergrads into inventors as they design, prototype, and pitch original devices. The program is open to all Syracuse undergraduate students.  Invent@SU, supported by Bill and Penny Allyn, follows a proven method of developing students’ abilities to innovate and communicate. Students learn about design, ideation, and intellectual property, then build and refine their very own invention with weekly feedback from alumni and industry leaders.  Click here for more information.

General Announcements and Deadlines

Deadline to Add Courses: Tuesday 1/23/18

Pass/Fail/Audit Deadline: Tuesday 1/30/18

Academic and Financial Drop Deadline: Tuesday 2/6/18

*Courses dropped after this deadline will show as “WD” on your transcript

Technology Traps-The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Monday, 1/29/18, 5:30pm, Bird Library 004

Hosted by the Office of Health Promotions

Apply to University 100: deadline 2/1/18

The SU Office of Admissions is currently accepting applications for University 100, which is SU’s student ambassador program. U100 students give campus tours for prospective students and their families, and they play very important roles in open house events.  Click here for more information and how to apply.  Please contact Jonathan Hoster in 123 Link or Tracy Zappola in the Office of Admissions (100 Crouse-Hinds Hall) with any questions.

Does Stress get in the way of your Success?

The SU Counseling Center will be offering a 6-session workshop on mindfulness, meditation, and stress management this semester – Tuesdays 4:30-5:45pm starting in February.  Students interested in this workshop need to contact the Counseling Center at 315-443-4715 by February 9th to pre-register.  Class size is limited.

ACC Meeting of the Minds: application deadline 2/9/18

Looking for an opportunity to present your research and creative projects, to network with faculty and undergraduates from across the ACC, and to sharpen your presentation skills?   Apply for the 13th annual ACC Meeting of the Minds Conference (M.o.M.) will be hosted by Boston College on April 6-8, 2018.  Click here for more information and how to apply.

CNY FIRST Robotics Regional Competition: 3/1/18-3/4/18

Volunteers are needed for the 2018 Central New York FIRST™ Robotics Competition (FRC).  See the complete list of volunteer roles and descriptions here. Volunteers are needed March 1-4, and volunteers are asked to assist for a minimum of one full day. Click here to register as a volunteer. Select “Central New York FIRST Regional Event” when you register. Call 917.361.2257 or email with any questions.

Research Tip of the Week

Brought to you by Emily Hart, subject librarian for STEM majors

Looking for course textbooks? Stop by the front desk in Carnegie Library to see if we have a copy of your textbook on reserve, or search for your textbook here.

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