Summer Faculty Led Study Tour, open to ALL majors:

NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program that will occur in summer 2018!  The program is called CAT Vehicle. Students will be working on a real autonomous car with technologies dealing with control systems, robotics, cognitive communications, machine learning, software engineering, etc.

The deadline for student paper competition submissions is FEBRUARY 5. Students must submit a 350-word (max) abstract and an executive summary of at least 1,200 words (so the committee will have a better idea of the paper you would be writing, if chosen). $500 prize awarded + travel stipend and a presentation slot at the annual conference in Seattle this September.

Link: https://damsafety.org/basic-page/dam-safety-2018-student-paper-competition

The Chicago Chapter of CMAA will award five scholarships of $1,000 each to undergraduate and graduate students in a construction program in 2018.  I would appreciate it if you could forward this message and its attachments to the students in your program at U of I.

RJH Recruiting Staff will be attending the CEE Career Fair! We will also be
hosting interview sessions the follow day on February 23rd. To sign up for
an interview session, contact Eric Hahn at: ehahn@e @rjh-consultants.com


Nominations are now open for the 2018 Illinois Innovation Prize. This annual prize celebrates the most innovation student on campus with $20,000. If you know a student who is a creative and passionate innovator, works with world-changing technology, is entrepreneurially minded and a role model for others please nominate them by Sunday, January 21, 2018. The nomination form is short and can be found here: https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/5627997.

For students seeking a Spring 2018 course for 2 credit hours in an online format.

LA 480 (66213)/UP 480 (55762): Sustainable Design Principles

Introduction to key concepts for the sustainable design of buildings and landscapes, including concepts that form the core of the U.S Green Building Council rating system (LEED). Introduction to LEED accreditation.

The class is taught by Brian Deal, Director of SEDAC (Smart Energy Design Assistance Center). 

The Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) is seeking an upper level environmental engineering undergrad with interests in graduate school, as we do provide funding opportunities for grad school students and are wanting someone who is interested in working with our team for 1+ year(s). P


The CEE Alumni Association and the CEE Advancement Team will have hot chocolate available in the 1st floor lobby of the Yeh Center on Tuesday, January 16 from 10am-3pm to welcome back the returning students.

Please stop by to enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and say hello to the students!

Questions? Contact Keely Ashman: kashman@illinois.edu or 217-333-6454.

Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP),  Application Deadline:  Thursday, February 1, 2018