Friday, June 12, 2015

GREEN Program 2016 Schedule

In 2016, we are going to interview the heads of the Machu Picchu Hydroelectric Dam, snorkel between tectonic plates in Iceland, and explore how an American city maintains identity while also incorporating new trends in green design. 

And we want you to join us. 
Below you'll find our preview of our Peru schedule, and you can find the full schedule here


Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola | The GREEN Program

Water Resource Management + Sustainable Practices

Winter 2016: 10 days

Jan 3 - 12, 2016

Spring 2016: 9 Days

March 13 - 21, 2016

Summer 2016: 10 days


For those curious about past programs, or what we are doing right now in Iceland and Peru, follow along on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter at #OnlyOnTheGREENProgram.

Also, if you are interested in learning about other payment options, you can find more information about our partnership with Affirm Financial Assistance here

Questions, comments, interesting articles, or even Shia Lebeouf gifs, send them my way at

Full 2016 Schedule

Summer GRE Prep - UW Womens Center

GRE and Basic Math Refresher Classes (Express Series)
July 25th, 26th, August 1st, 2nd
BMR: 9:00AM-11:00AM

GRE and Basic Math Refresher Classes  (August Series)
August 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th
Classes hosted on August 9th and 16th will be in Savery 168
Classes hosted on August 23rd and 30th will be in Savery 130
BMR: 9:00AM-11:00AM
GRE: 11:00AM-2:00PM

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Summer Career Center Workshops for Grad Students

The Career Center is offering two workshop series just for graduate students and postdocs this summer!

The first series, Academic Careers <>, running June 18th-July 30th is for students interested in and/or preparing for the faculty job market. We'll go over key application components and hear advice from successful candidates. The first event in the series, Getting Started Panel, is next Thursday June 18th, 12:30-1:50pm in Savery 260.

The second series is for graduate students preparing for Non-Academic Careers <>. In this workshop series students will work on their job search materials, get advice, and practice key skills (like interviewing!). It runs August 11th to 13th.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Jobs From The NSA, Areospace Corp. & Intel

Companies Currently Hiring Students & Recent Grads

The National Security Agency
The National Security Agency (NSA) carries out some of the nation’s most important and sensitive intelligence activities. Currently hiring for full-time entry-level positions and summer 2016 program interns.
  Apply Online

Intel Corporation
Intel, the world leader in silicon innovation, develops technologies, products and initiatives to continually advance how people work and live. Currently hiring for college grad (BS/MS/PhD) full-time opportunities across the company.
  Apply Online

The Aerospace Corporation
The Aerospace Corporation provides advanced scientific and engineering services for space and related high-technology systems. Currently hiring for full-time entry-level positions and summer 2016 interns.
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Monday, June 8, 2015

EIP Presidential Scholars Program - Apply now!

Deadline: Monday, July 6, 2015

Program Benefits
·         Scholarship Award (amount will be based on current funding levels – previous awards have ranged from $3,500 - $4,500)
·         Year-long undergraduate research seminar and presentation opportunities
·         One-on-one pre-graduate advising and graduate application preparation
·         Multidisciplinary research community

·         Affiliated with the Early Identification Program (easy to become affiliated – just email us at to set up a quick appointment!)
·         Minimum 3.0 GPA
·         Minimum 125 credits completed as of Spring Quarter 2015
·         At least one full academic year remaining before graduating
·         Plans to conduct undergraduate research all three quarters of the 2015-16 academic year
·         Plans to pursue graduate school
·         All majors are encouraged to apply!

More information is available at and all questions can be directed to

Hiring Engineers - Puget Sound Naval Shipyard

The Puget Sound Naval Shipyard (Bremerton, WA) is looking to fill 35 full-time engineers in a variety of fields & levels by the start of Fall quarter.

Engineers with talents in problem solving, troubleshooting, hands-on, and way out of the box ideas excel in our environment of maintaining heavy industrial lifting and handling equipment.

Within the next few weeks, I will be announcing eight different positions on for engineers of all disciplines, GPA's and experience levels.  Interested engineers can contact me by email or the phone number below.

Go Dawgs!

Mark Swalley PE
Crane Engineering Hiring Manger
Class of 84