Weekly CS Undergraduate Newsletter  #12
February 10th, 2020

Announcements:

ˇ         Cybersecurity Q&A session - Dr. Daniel Takabi will be speaking about the new undergraduate cybersecurity certificate, offered by the CS Department, on Monday February 17th at 1pm (Room 755, 7th floor, 25 Park Place)....(see flyer)

 

Events:

 

ˇ         IEEE Student Branch presents Guest Speaker - “Create a Question and Answer Chat Bot with Amazon Lex and Amazon Alexa” with Dr. Péter Molnár, on Feb 18th, from 12noon to 1:00pm in Room 223, 25 Park Place (see flyer)

ˇ         Girls Who Code - Valentine’s Day meeting is this Friday, February 14th, from 3pm - 5pm. Topic: S I S T E R H O O D and C R E A T E (see flyer) 

ˇ         STEMulate - Will be meeting this Thursday, February 13th from 5:15pm - 6:15pm, SCW 455 (see flyer) 

ˇ         [REMINDER] Girls++ - “ HackerRank Problems” ALL LEVELS WELCOMED! - Thursday, February 13th, 2020 | 25 Park Place RM 755 | 4:30PM - 6:30PM (see flyer) 

ˇ         [REMINDER] PantherHackers - Cybersecurity Workshop with Undergraduate CS major Mia Stroud -  Starts Feb 17th - Apr 2nd; 3:30PM - 5:00PM (see flyer)

 

Career Related Events and Job Opportunities:

ˇ         Who What Wednesday Career Meet & Greet - Wednesday February 19th - Student Center West, Room 267, from 1pm - 4pm (see flyer)

ˇ         [REMINDER] Dell Workshop and Recruiting Event - Wednesday, February 19th, the RCB CAC will be hosting Dell for a “Systems Thinking Workshop”. The Director of Systems Engineering for Unstructured Data Solutions, Andrew Braverman, will be the speaker. You must RSVP at https://gsu.joinhandshake.com/events/436295/share_preview  

ˇ         Twitter Recruiting Podcast - @TwitterU recently released a podcast, #BuidlingCharacters, dedicated to helping students land an internship or job in tech. #BuildingCharacters provides students with resources straight from University Recruiters at Twitter! Throughout season one we cover resume tips, interview tricks, and hear from former Twitter Interns and current Tweeps. ( https://buildingcharacters.splashthat.com/

 

Research Opportunities for Undergraduates:

 

ˇ         Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference (GSURC) - will be held on Friday, April 17th in the Student Center. The Honors College will accept proposals until Monday Feb. 17th ( https://gsurc.honors.gsu.edu/submit/ )

 

ˇ         Paid Online Study Opportunity - Researchers in the Davidson College Psychology Department are currently recruiting first-year and second year college students for a PAID online study opportunity. Students will complete a survey which includes watching a lesson, taking a subsequent short quiz on the material, and answering questions about their experience. This study should take 30 minutes, and participants will receive a $15 Amazon e-gift card at the end of the session

o    To participate: https://davidsonedu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_agukG0KdTWUqp2R  

o    If you have questions please email [log in to unmask] 

 

ˇ         REU at University of Southern California - Summer program in Biostatistics/Data Science. The biostatistics program at USC leads "LA's Best", an undergraduate program that covers both biostatistics and data science topics. You can apply at the link below: 

o    https://preventivemedicine.usc.edu/education/summer-programs/lasbest/ 

 

 

 

Mr. Jamie Hayes, M.A.

Undergraduate Academic Coordinator | Department of Computer Science

Georgia State University - College of Arts and Sciences

25 Park Place, 7th Floor |Atlanta, GA 30303

P: (404)-413-6107