THE BARRY GOLDWATER SCHOLARSHIP is designed to attract outstanding students into research careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, and engineering. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit to students who are sophomores or juniors during the current academic year and who have excellent academic records and demonstrated interest in and potential for research careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering. The scholarship covers undergraduate eligible expenses for tuition, fees, books, and room and board to a maximum of $7,500 per academic year.
Thanksgiving break can be a time to eat delicious food, catch up with friends and family, and get some much-needed rest before heading into finals. While you may feel the urge to crack open the books all break or use the time to get ahead on your job search, take time to safeguard your sanity.
The application deadline for Google's 2 main undergraduate software engineering internships is Nov. 30, so don't wait -- apply soon! Applications are reviewed in the order they're received and positions are filled on a rolling basis, which means you risk missing an internship spot if you wait until the deadline:
Mark Dion was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1961 and currently lives in New York City. Throughout his artistic career, Dion has consistently interrogated the ways in which knowledge—particularly our understanding of nature, science, and history—is and has been constructed and presented in academic and public institutions across time and place.
Now Hiring - Communications Coordinator!
Join the Piedmont Housing Alliance team as Communications Coordinator, an essential role in supporting and strengthening our mission. Piedmont Housing Alliance is a successful non-profit organization based in Charlottesville, VA, with a mission to create housing opportunities and build community through education, lending, and development.
Fourth-year University of Virginia student Logan Dandridge takes a look inside the minds of UVA community members with his new semi-permanent art installation on Grounds. Inspired by the work of “ Humans of New York” photographer Brandon Stanton, the new display outside Garrett Hall will feature photos of UVA students, faculty and staff along with their reflections on their experiences here.
The Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows program is a fully paid and funded, five and a half week summer residential program for rising third-year students who desire to make a difference. Rising third-year students from diverse academic disciplines are invited to immerse themselves in an intensive, service-focused leadership development program.
Registration is open for the Global Health & Innovation Conference in New Haven, CT on April 16-17, 2016. GHIC is the world's leading and largest global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference, with 2,200 professionals and students from all 50 states and more than 55 countries.
Duke University's Master of International Development Policy program is now accepting applications for 2016.
Have you encountered any engineering or design jobs that ask you to submit a portfolio?
Though not always required, portfolios featuring design work can give you a leg up in the application process. According to Justin Lai of MIT, portfolios can provide an additional medium for showcasing your work and demonstrating how you think creatively.
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