Weekly CS Undergraduate Newsletter #32
February 3rd, 2021




         Google Resume Review Event: February 8th, 2021 (see flyer) 

o    Speaker: Jessica Mitchell, Google

o    Hosted by Department of CS and GSU Girls Who Code 

  Are you submitting applications for internships and full-time opportunities this semester? Join us for this resume workshop to find out how the format, structure, and detailed content of your resume could maximize your chances of receiving an interview opportunity with Google. Don't forget to bring a copy of your most updated resume with you!

  Limited spaces available! Please RSVP now!

         Google Interns Panel Discussion featuring GSU Students! (see flyer) 

o    Come hear from future Google interns and YOUR CLASSMATES- Marco Delgado and Damian Patel - about how they prepared for the hiring process and opportunities at Google. We will have an audience Q&A session, so be sure to bring your questions!

  Thursday, February 11th, 2021

  3:00 PM EST


  RSVP: http://goo.gle/391SyiL 

         Google Technical Mock Interviews Workshop (see flyer) 

o    Are you gearing up for technical interviews this Spring? Whether you’re interested in our Internships, Residency Programs, or our Full-time SWE roles, you may want to brush up on those interview skills. Join Google Engineers for mock questions and tips. We will be practicing together!

  Wednesday., Feb. 24th, 2021

  2:00 PM EST


  RSVP: Sign up on Handshake

         Facebook’s Programming Club@GSU will be hosting three events this week. Attend the following based on your interests:

o    Friday 2/5 @ 2 - 4 pm Resume Preparation: We will be holding a resume workshop to review best resume practices. Don’t miss the perfect time to ask questions to get ready for upcoming career opportunities! We will be covering how to format the layout, develop content to showcase and tackle common mistakes to help build an outstanding resume that will impress employers.

  Meet on Zoom: https://gsuprogclub.github.io/zoom

o    Saturday 2/6 @ 2 - 4 pm Interview Preparation:  For Saturday’s Prep Session, we’ll be covering trees! Trees are one of the most important data structures in computer science. If you’ve searched for a comment on a webpage, opened up folders on your computer, or even had autocorrect enabled on your phone—you’ve used trees! To learn more about how trees work—we urge you to attend our session this week—looking forward to seeing you there!

  Meet on Zoom: https://gsuprogclub.github.io/zoom

  RSVP Here: https://forms.gle/CQdGmMTmWi4euFoy9

o    Sunday 2/7 @ 2 - 4 pm Mock Interviews: Our second mock interview sessions will be live, where our club leaders will assess your skills by the end of the week, providing feedback on what to expect and tips to crush those upcoming interviews! Afterward, everyone will get a chance to practice interview level questions in pairs.

   Meet on Discord in the #interview-prep voice channel: https://discord.gg/pxJAqXX 


Career Opportunities for Undergraduates:

         Who-What-Wednesday Virtual event: (see flyer)

o    Virtual recruiting event: Bank of America, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard (Researchers), Enterprise Holdings, N3 part of Accenture, Ochsner and more!

o    Wednesday, Feb. 10th, 11 am - 4 pm 

o    Click the link for more details:

o    https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/22086/student_preview


         Job Opportunity for graduating seniors: 

o    Nelson Productions

  Designing a small website with a launch date of mid-March 2021

  Experience with Wordpress required 

  Send resumes to Omar Nelson at [log in to unmask] 


Undergraduate Research Opportunities:

         The Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) is inviting applications for summer 2021. In our program, students
will experience research and other career-enhancing activities in an interdisciplinary environment with special focus on Computational Sensing for Human-centered AI.

o    The REU students will receive a stipend of up to $6000, up to $600 for travel, and up to $1200 for meals. They will also stay free on campus.

o    Application deadline: February 28, 2021, 11:59 P.M. EDT.

o    Program duration: 10 weeks (June 1, 2021 -- August 6, 2021).

o    For more information and the link to the application system, please visit http://www.cs.rit.edu/~reu/


Hack-a-thons from Devpost:

         Hedera21 - Hello Tokenization Hackathon

o    Create an application or developer tool that uses the Hedera Token Service (HTS) and promotes active Hedera account creation and tokenization of digital or physical assets.

  DEADLINE: Feb 12 11:45PM PST

  JOIN THE HACKATHON: http://bit.ly/Hedera21u

         Feb 8th -   Tchibo Consumer Experience Hackathon

         Feb 22nd - Expert.ai Natural Language & Text Analytics API Hackathon



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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