Each November, AIChE at UVA hosts a Thanksgiving Potluck to allow students and professors to relax and enjoy some delicious food before finals begin. Each student and professor brought a dish, many of which were homemade. With over 40 students in attendance, this year’s event was a definite success!
From November 14th to November 17th, members of the AIChE at UVA chapter attended the 2014 AIChE Annual Student Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. The conference consisted of panels discussing current chemical engineering topics, the Chem-E car competition, Jeopardy, a recruitment fair, and several networking opportunities. UVA students received awards commending their successes in chemical engineering [...]
On Friday, October 24th, AIChE at UVA took a tour of the Dupont Plant
in Richmond, Virginia. Students and professors were treated to
presentations about the company’s products and manufacturing processes
from various employees. Following the presentation, AIChE students and
professors were escorted on a tour of the Tyvek and [...]
AIChE at UVA has already hosted several events this semester, including alumni visits, volunteering opportunities, student panels, and information sessions held by company representatives:
AIChE Student Industry Panel
On October 2nd, AIChE at UVA held a chemical engineering industry panel where fourth years spoke about their summer experiences in industry and responded [...]
This Monday, September 15, the AIChE Student Chapter at the University of Virginia hosted our Annual Fall Networking Night. We had a total of 8 companies and 75 students in attendance! Students, faculty, and alumni had the opportunity to network with each other as well as with company representatives. This year, the event was held [...]
Last Thursday, Sept 11th, the AIChE student body had it’s first general body meeting and it was a huge success! More than 80 people signed up for AIChE at UVA. Professor Ford spoke about the UVA Chemical Engineering department and Professor Geise spoke about his research in polymer membranes.
AND five new positions were elected:
Thank you to everyone who came to the 2014 Mid-Atlantic Regional Student Conference and made it a success! We hope you all enjoyed the events and networking opportunities!
To see some photos from the conference, sign into https://flickr.com using the username aicheconf2014 and password Regional2014. Click “photostream” to view the [...]
Welcome to the new AIChE Executive Board for 2014-2015:
President: Mike Brown
Vice President of Operations: Meaghan Shea
Treasurer: Katie Gigante
Secretary: Rishi Gupta
Social Chair: Chelsea Harris
Internal Communications Chair: Katy Burgio
Mentorship Chair: Nam Pham
Publicity Chair: Colin Baker
Webmaster: Alex [...]
On February 4th, the student chapter hosted the first annual Spring Networking Event, with the aim of promoting internships among 2nd and 3rd years. Capital One and Hemoshear gave presentations and career services including the UVA Internship Program and CSIIP aided students in their search for summer internships.
To start off the Spring Semester, AICHE at UVA hosted the first General Body Meeting of 2014. Excellent attendance from across the Department helped to make this event a great success. Newly hired Professor Kyle Lampe gave the introduction to the evening, while the new Halsey Professor, Jeff Harding, gave the closing remarks on sustainability. [...]