One 25% TA position is available for CEE202 for Spring 2020. Candidate must be able commit for at least one more semester, i.e., Fall 2020, with preference to candidates who can further continue for Spring 2021. Candidate’s advisor needs be aware and agree to duration of commitment. Duties: coding and testing of problems for Prairie Learn and CBTF and regular TA duties, as needed. Skills: python, R, html, ability to work with others, follow instructions and pay attention to detail. Background in probability and statistics at CEE202 level or above is desirable.

Intel is specifically looking for Ph.D. and M.S. students majoring in EE, EE&CE, ChemE, Chem, CS, MechE, Mat. Sci., Physics, Biophysics, Math, CivilE, Aerospace, DS, statistics or similar. Information Session will be held on 10/24 at 12pm in 117 RAL.

SKY Happiness Retreat is a three-day workshop focusing on benefiting student well-being. It's a mental health resource that many students, staff, and faculty can greatly benefit from.

SKY Happiness Retreat

Are you a recent or soon-to-be PhD graduate? Would you like to spend up to six months making a difference by developing and teaching science curriculum abroad?

Science Corps ( offers fully paid internships to upcoming and recent PhD graduates (up to four years after graduation) to help build science capacity at one of our two host locations – a small city on the beautiful island of Bohol in the Philippines and an idyllic village up in the Indian Himalayas.

Please join Professor Jeff Roesler, director of graduate studies, for a brownbag question and answer session at noon on Monday, October 21 in 1301 Newmark. He will discuss new graduate program policies regarding time to degree as well as an update on the new building project. He will then open it up to your questions.

Everyone is welcome to bring their lunch.

George Leventis, Managing Director at Langan International, will present “Olympia Odos Motorway (EKPPT) A Greek Odyssey on the Peloponnesian Coast”. Friday 10/18 at 4:00pm in NCEL 2311. This seminar will be of broad interest to all CEE areas. This project is a finalist for the Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement, an award given annually by the ASCE in recognition of an exemplary civil engineering project. See more info on this project at Pizza provided.

Course announcement


Rebecca Andrus, a graduate student in Environmental Engineering, has advanced to the final round of the 2019 Research Live! competition!

We invite you to join us for the final event on Tuesday, October 22 from 4-6 PM at Stage 5 in the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts to see the final presentations. The event is free and open to the public, so we hope you’ll encourage your staff, faculty, and students in your department to come out and support Rebecca.

The Intel Corp team is planning to travel to UIUC to recruit graduate students. They will be giving a technical talk on October 24th followed by an information conversation with food and drinks. We plan to interview PhDs and MS candidates, as well as recent graduates for the “Resolution Enhancement Design Engineer Data Scientist” position.

HDR will be presenting at an ASCE General Meeting on Thursday October 17th, 2019 at 6pm in Newmark 2311. During this meeting, they are hoping to promote a company sponsored scholarship as well as open entry level positions, many of which are Transportation and Drainage/Wastewater positions.

Enclosed is list of upcoming open entry level positions across the country.