Structural Engineering Graduate Student Organization

Hello & Welcome!

Welcome to the UIUC Structural Engineering Graduate Student Organization (SEGSO) webpage. SEGSO is an organization created by graduate students to improve the graduate school experience. Also, since Fall 2016, SEGSO is a SEI Graduate Student Chapter. Our purpose is to organize and plan professional, academic and social events for the betterment of Structural Engineering graduate students at UIUC.

Recent Happenings & Events

Newmark Distinguished Lecturer Session

On Tuesday, February 25th at 3:30 PM, Professor David Billington, the Newmark Distinguished Lecturer, will be taking time to meet with students and answer questions. This would be a great opportunity to ask any questions you have regarding the lecture, or of his research and career in general.

Professor Billington is recognized for his work in large-scale dams and bridge infrastructure, as well as a larger historic picture of engineering in the twentieth century. He will be addressing the role of civil engineers in society and the impacts of civil engineering and architecture during Monday’s Distinguished Newmark lecture.

The meeting will take place in 1311 Newmark.

Please RSVP below if you’re interested in attending!

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Posted on February 19, 2014

Summer Intern Position: Parsons in Chicago

For anyone who is searching for a summer internship after this academic year, Parsons Corporation is looking for candidates interested in bridge structures.

Job Description
Parsons Bridge & Tunnel Division is seeking motivated engineering students with an interest in bridge structures for a summer intern position. The intern will gain exposure to the production of drawings and calculations for the design of highway and rail bridge structures. The position is located in a vibrant, downtown Chicago office with over 100 employees, and is close to public transportation and the Metra commuter rail stations.

A full job description is available here.

Apply Online: search Job ID 22598 at http://parsonsjobs.com

Posted on February 7, 2014

Q&A Session with Richard Lindenberg

Prior to the 595 seminar on Monday afternoon, Richard Lindenberg from Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates will be holding a questions and answers session. This session will take place Monday, February 10th at 2:30 – 3:30 PM in Newmark 2218.

If you’re curious about the company, or have any questions you’d like to ask about the work Mr. Lindenberg does, this is the perfect opportunity!

If you plan on attendinhg, please RSVP here.

Posted on February 6, 2014

Spring General Meeting

To kick off the new semester, we’re having a general meeting this coming Tuesday, February 4th at 5:30 PM in 2311 Newmark. And yes, free food will be provided!
 
This will be a brief meeting to discuss upcoming events for this semester (come and share your suggestions!). Also, we’re looking to fill some officer positions within SEGSO (Treasurer, President) for anyone who’s interested. Getting involved in SEGSO is a great way to have a positive impact on your fellow graduate students.

If you plan to attend, please RSVP here.
Posted on February 2, 2014
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