National Labs Career Fair

National Labs Career Fair14 Federally Funded National Labs will be on campus to recruit and educate about opportunities for co-op, internships, research, and full-time positions. They are looking for undergraduate and graduate students in engineering, computing, math, science, and sustainability.Meet with reps from these organizations:Air Force Research Lab – Information Directorate - https://afresearchlab.comApplied Research Laboratory at The Pennsylvania State University – http://www.arl.psu.eduBrookhaven National Laboratory - Reserve Board - http://www.federalreserve.govGeorgia Tech Research Institute - Alamos National Laboratory (Space Data Science & Systems Division) - http://www.lanl.govMIT Lincoln Laboratory - Glenn Research Center - Nuclear Laboratory (Operated by Fluor) - Research Laboratory - Ridge National Laboratory - http://www.ornl.govPacific Northwest National Laboratory - http://www.pnnl.govSandia National Laboratories - to Prepare:Get your resume reviewed (email Kris Stehler at Career Services, or call 4752301 to schedule an appointment to meet) Develop and practice your elevator pitch – your introduction to the lab reps Register for the fair – all who register and attend will have their resumes added to a resume book that will be provided to all lab representatives after the fair Attend our student panel – hear from students who worked at a lab last summer; find out about their experiences, and how to successfully connect with the labs Student Panel Prep Session: Tuesday October 8th, 4-5pm, Carlson (bldg. 76), room 1125 Learn what students did at their national lab experience, how to prepare for the fair, and why you should work at a national lab! Register on Handshake, under EventsWhy would you want to work at a national lab?“Laboratory discoveries have spawned industries, saved lives, generated new products, fired the imagination and helped to reveal the secrets of the universe. Rooted in the need to serve the public good and support the global community, the National Laboratories have put an American stamp on the last century of science. With equal ingenuity and tenacity, they are now engaged in innovating the future.”… National Laboratories have:Advanced supercomputingDecoded DNABrought the web to the United StatesPut eyes in the skyRevolutionized medical diagnostics and treatmentPowered NASA spacecraftHarnessed the power of the atomBrought safe water to millionsFilled the Protein Data BankInvented new materialsFound life’s mystery messengerMapped the universe — and the dark side of the moonShed light on photosynthesisSolved cultural mysteries... & much more! ​ Come to the fair and learn how you can be part of the world’s next great discoveries!

Emily Hake
Event Snapshot
When and Where
October 16, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This is an RIT Only Event