On Thursday, February 12th AIChE hosted its first Mentorship Trivia Night. Teams competed to answer questions in subjects ranging from sociology to engineering. After six rounds, the teams were challenged with a sequence of questions that tested their chemical engineering knowledge as well as basic information about the U.Va. Chemical Engineering Department.
AIChE at UVA attended a plant tour at INVISTA’s Waynesboro, VA facility on February 6. The INVISTA team explained background about their company, took us on a tour of their plant, and answered students’ questions. It was great to see ChE in action so close to UVA!
On Jan 26, AIChE held our spring general body meeting in Ern Commons. Students came to eat great food and hear professors speak. Professor Choi spoke about his research in nanomaterials for solar energy conversion, and the visiting Halsey Professor, Ross Thomas, spoke about his experience in the nuclear industry with Babcock & […]
The AIChE at UVA will be hosting its spring general body meeting this Monday, January 26th from 6 – 7:30pm at Ern Commons. Come listen to Professor Choi and Professor Thomas and also hear about upcoming events (plant tours, trivia night, and more)! There will be free food!
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: