Spring 2015 Drop/Add Dates

Undergraduate web drop/add for the Spring 2015 term begins Sunday, March 19, at 12:01 a.m. and ends Friday, April 10, 2015, at 5:00 p.m.

Submit Your Technician Classifieds!

The Technician ClassifiedsThe Technician is now running Classified ads! For the 3rd edition only, they are free to publish.

Suggested topics include items for sale (such as cars or textbooks), rooms for rent, or searching for roommates. If you have any questions, please email Erin Boyse at Submit your ads to Ads will be published in the 3rd edition, on stands 10th week.

Save the Date: IEEE Presents Autonomous Vehicle Engineering

MOBISIEEE Presents Autonomous Vehicle Engineering at MOBIS North America

Learn about MOBIS and the field of Autonomous Vehicle Engineering on Tuesday, March 10 at 12:20 p.m. in 2-225 A.

Italia Gardens will be provided.

Learn more about MOBIS.

Diversity Week - 8th Week

Diversity Week will be held 8th week. The week will kick-off Monday, March 2 in the Great Court from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. with free Diversity t-shirts and snacks. The week will include speakers, food, entertainment, local talent and information on various clubs and organizations.

See below for a schedule of daily activities. Everyone is welcome to attend all events. For more information, please contact Ronni Isham, KSG Multi-Cultural Rep or Stephanie Jones, Diversity Initiatives, Office of Multi-Cultural Student Initiatives.

Monday, March 2

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Great Court
Diversity Week Kick-Off
Diversity t-shirt give-away and snacks

6-8 p.m. - Room A
National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Speaker
Delano White, Chemical Engineer (U of M), past chairman and CEO of NSBE, entrepreneur, author, educator, mentor and community activist
Food will be served.

Tuesday, March 3

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Great Court
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
Food will be served.

Wednesday, March 4

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. - BJ's Lounge
Coffee and Conversation

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Great Court
Anime Club
Sushi will be served.

5-8 p.m. - International Room
Destination Diversity
Spoken Word by Mama Sol
Explosion of Dance
Countries on Display
Food will be served.

Thursday, March 5

6-8 p.m. - Town & County Lanes, Miller Rd.
International Club

7-11 p.m. - BJ's Lounge
Open Mic Night

Experience European Cuisine

Chef JoseChef Jose, from Madrid, Spain, will prepare classic Spanish and European dishes to be served during lunch on Thursday, March 5 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Sunrise Cafe.

Tuition Waiver Deadline Soon

Reminder: All Tuition Waivers for Spring 2015 are due to HR by Sunday, March 1.

Summer 2015 Registration Information

The Registration Information packet, the Undergraduate Dynamic Class Schedule (Banner Web Course Scheduler) and the New Dynamic Class Schedule Summary (Complete Listing of Course Information) for Summer 2015 have been posted online and will also be posted in the hallway outside our office.

Save the Date: Bone Marrow Drive

A bone marrow drive will be hosted on March 4 in the Great Court from 2 - 8 p.m. It is sponsored by the Be The Match Foundation and is run by the Delta Tau Delta fraternity. Please come out and consider joining the registry to help save lives!

Engineers Week Service Saturday

We will be meeting in the Great Court at 9:00 a.m. for Service Saturday on February 28. We have an opportunity for a small group of students to go over to the Children's Museum and help with the exhibit change over. We also have an opportunity on campus in the Great Court for all students to help make blankets to donate to Project Linus. This organization makes and donates blankets to children in need. Please join us!

Become an FYE Peer Mentor

As a peer mentor you will contribute your experience on campus during your FYE 101 class. You will also be a resource for new students in need of advice. Students will need to fill out an application and attend a short interview (by appointment) with Shari Luck.

Learn more about becoming an FYE peer mentor.

Applications are due by 7th Friday (February 27) at noon.