||“This session will be geared towards materials science undergraduate students with the goal of providing knowledge about various opportunities in industrial, graduate school, and government laboratory settings. Talks will provide information on what can be expected in each path, global/international travel opportunities, typical costs/salaries, possible jobs and responsibilities, and career paths. The goal of this session is to help students gain perspective on career options and to help them determine if they are interested in pursuing graduate school.
Other areas that could be covered include summer internship/co-op opportunities, international scholarships, and travel opportunities. This session is sponsored by ACerS Strategic Planning for Emerging Opportunities (SPEO) committee, the Young Professionals Network, the President’s Council of Student Advisors, and the Manufacturing Division.