Calendar

Throughout the year, the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Illinois gathers students, alumni, faculty, and industry partners for various events. Check back often for additional opportunities to connect on campus and in your region. We look forward to seeing you at one of our events!

Calendar of Events

For more information on alumni events, please see our Alumni Events page.

Please check back regularly for new events.

Aug 15, 2022 - Nov 13, 2022

FGI Webinar: Differentiating Microplastics and Geosynthetics

FGI Webinar: Differentiating Microplastics and Geosynthetics

This webinar will focus on differentiating microplastics and geosynthetics. In addition, it will focus on current concerns of microplastics in the environment and address the following questions: · What do we mean by microplastics? · How do we measure microplastics? · Do geosynthetics produce microplastics? · How do we reduce the emissions

Francesco Fontana

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3698202286051248139

Backpack to Briefcase: Participating in Student Orgs

Backpack to Briefcase: Participating in Student Orgs

Student organizations are a great way to meet new friends, have fun and learn something new. Hear from a panel of students about the different registered student organizations available, and the benefits of getting involved.

1310 Yeh Center, Newmark Lab

Backpack to Briefcase: Recruiters - What They Want to Hear

Backpack to Briefcase: Recruiters - What They Want to Hear

Recruiters will discuss the things they look for during their brief time with each prospective employee during job fairs.

1310 Yeh Center, Newmark Lab

Backpack to Briefcase: Resume Review Night

Backpack to Briefcase: Resume Review Night

Prepare for the CEE Job Fair and Engineering Expo with the help of one-on-one meetings with CEE alumni who will look over your résumé and offer suggestions for revision.

1310 Yeh Center, Newmark Lab

Backpack to Briefcase: Networking Night

Backpack to Briefcase: Networking Night

Don't miss out on this opportunity to meet with recruiters outside of the job fair environment. The event will provide an opportunity for current CEE students to have conversations with recruiters and engineering professionals, and includes short information sessions by each company. Approximately 200 students and 15 companies participate each night.

NCSA Auditorium

Backpack to Briefcase: Networking Night

Backpack to Briefcase: Networking Night

Don't miss out on this opportunity to meet with recruiters outside of the job fair environment. The event will provide an opportunity for current CEE students to have conversations with recruiters and engineering professionals, and includes short information sessions by each company. Approximately 200 students and 15 companies participate each night.

NCSA Auditorium

CEE Fall Job Fair

CEE Fall Job Fair

Hosted twice a year, the CEE job fair brings together company recruiters, many of them CEE alumni, and students, providing the opportunity to find internships and full-time positions. Fairs are held in September and February.

Illini Union Ballroom

CEE Faculty Research Webinar

CEE Faculty Research Webinar

Please join Professor Oscar Lopez-Pamies as he discusses his research on additive manufacturing, new materials and more, with application in CEE.

Backpack to Briefcase: Powering Through the Interview

Backpack to Briefcase: Powering Through the Interview

Learn question-answering strategies and skills that will help you make a great impression during an interview.

1310 Yeh Center, Newmark Lab

Backpack to Briefcase: Negotiating Salary and Job Benefits

Backpack to Briefcase: Negotiating Salary and Job Benefits

Learn about common pitfalls of workplace negotiation and how you can translate communication skills into an increased salary and better benefits.

1310 Yeh Center, Newmark Lab

CEE Tailgate

CEE Tailgate

CEE alumni, students, faculty and staff are invited to come together to network and celebrate at CEE's tailgate! Join us for a great day of tailgating with food, drinks and networking prior to the football game in Memorial Stadium.

Memorial Stadium

Backpack to Briefcase: What to Expect in the Workplace

Backpack to Briefcase: What to Expect in the Workplace

Come learn how to adapt to the workplace as an intern or new hire. Panelists will share advice on how to match your personality with workplace expectations and how to position oneself for career advancement.

1310 Yeh Center, Newmark Lab

Illinois Transportation and Highway Engineering Conference
Backpack to Briefcase: International Career Search Success

Backpack to Briefcase: International Career Search Success

The guest panelists are knowledgeable in the art of sponsoring F1 Visa employees, and will help you navigate the tricky waters to a successful job search.

1310 Yeh Center, Newmark Lab

Backpack to Briefcase: Nurturing Your New Career

Backpack to Briefcase: Nurturing Your New Career

Members of the CEE Alumni Association Young Engineers Division will talk about how to nurture and enhance your career to achieve ongoing success and happiness.

1310 Yeh Center, Newmark Lab

24th Railroad Environmental Conference

24th Railroad Environmental Conference

This annual conference enables attendees to meet with peers throughout the railroad environmental community to exchange views, learn about new techniques and technologies, and generally stay in touch with the direction of the railroad industry’s environmental programs.

Research Conferences

CEE at Illinois is home to several recurring research conferences that bring together some of the best minds in civil and environmental engineering to learn about new research, engage and collaborate, and connect with peers.

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