AIChE is proud to announce this year’s annual ChemE Semi! Date: Thursday, April 13th, 2017 Time: 6-11 PM NEW LOCATION THIS YEAR: The Graduate Charlottesville 1309 W Main St., Charlottesville, VA (on the Corner) Dinner options: Lemon Thyme Chicken Breast, Roasted Mahi Mahi, or Vegetarian option
Price: $25 for AIChE […]
Last month, UVA AICHE held the annual Spring General Body Meeting. The Spring 2017 Halsey Professor, Catherine Hunt, spoke about her industry experience at Rohm and Haas, now Dow Chemical. Specifically, she touched on the “Coolest Block” project she led in Philadelphia, where she educated home owners and businesses about reducing energy consumption and greenhouse […]
UVA AICHE attended a tour of Richmond’s DuPont facility at the end of October. The event started with presentations about DuPont, Kevlar, and life on the job at the Richmond site. We were also fortunate enough to hear from former UVA CHE professor, Mark Aronson, who currently works at the facility. Following presentations, we networked […]
I am pleased to announce that this fall UVA AICHE was selected as an Outstanding Student Chapter during the 2015-2016 school year! This marks the 8th UVA Outstanding Student Chapter recognition in the past 9 years! This honor is given to chapters who show an exceptional level of participation, enthusiasm, program quality, […]
It has been a great first month here with UVA AICHE! We kicked off the year with our Fall General Body Meeting on September 7, which included presentations by new faculty and UVA chemical engineering organizations. We also welcomed our new second year class by starting our mentorship program, and electing three second year class […]
The spring has been busy with professional and networking events!
Industry Talks were given by UVA Chemical Engineering Department’s Halsey Professor, Jeanne Stahl, as well as former department professor, Ramon Espino. Professor Stahl and Espino shared their experiences and gave advice about their work at Merck and Exxon Mobil respectively. The events were well-attended by […]
This semester has been filled with many great events! We’ve hosted apple picking, professional events, networking events, alumni seminars, trick-or-treating on the lawn, a mental health dialogue, and mentorship along the way. We concluded this semester with an alumni seminar with Senior Vice President of DuPont Marc Doyle that was well-attended by faculty, engineering undergraduates, […]
This past Monday, September 14th, twelve 4th year members of AIChE attended an intimate networking luncheon at Mellow Mushroom graciously hosted by two representatives from Syngenta. Students had the opportunity to chat with the representatives and learn more about Syngenta’s full-time rotational program. With lively conversation and a delicious meal, it was an enjoyable experience […]
This year’s fall networking night was a department-wide success thanks to the hard work of our Alumni & Corporate Relations Committee. We had over 20 representatives from 12 companies and about 100 students and faculty attend. We hope all the students had a great time speaking with the representatives and learning more about each company!
On Thursday, September 10th, the AIChE at UVA hosted an elevator pitch workshop with a DuPont recruiter and it was a great success. Students learned new techniques for tailoring an elevator pitch for recruiters and conducting oneself at a career fair. It was an excellent environment for students of all years to practice their pitches […]