Twice a year STEM holds an expo for engineering students to show off what they've built over the year. This year, the engineering students invited the Visual Communication and Design students to show off their work as well. By the way, the expo was packed with people and there … [Read more...] about VCD and Mechanical Engineering Expo
I walked into the seminar, and it was packed. Students took up every seat and stood against every wall. There were more students here than I'd seen outside most larger events, all here for “Worms, Zebrafish, and Stem Cells oh my!" I am not a scientist. I don't even much like … [Read more...] about What’s with worms? EWU science students learn about gene knockout.
We talked about getting a good internship in a previous post ... but wait, we don't have a resume yet! I went to How to Write a Really Bad Resume, the sequel to our previous Internships in the STEM Field, to meet with Career Services and see how we can change our boring high … [Read more...] about How to write a really bad resume (and then how to write a good one)
We've all heard about how difficult it is to get a job after college. And you may have heard jokes about the "entry level job" that requires "three years prior work experience". Sometimes it feels like employers are looking for an 18-22 year old college graduate with 30+ years of … [Read more...] about When to think about internships? Let’s do it now.
Its like a Maker Fair gone wild. A giant wood wind turbine takes up the south wall. A Gesture-Controlled Vehicle zooms around the floor between peoples legs. David Covillo explains how his team's wireless Smart Sprinkler Head (which team member Andrew Decker 3-D printed) wastes … [Read more...] about Geek Out! CSTEM Students Demo Senior Projects