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25 upcoming industry chats!

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I will first explain what engineers are and what they do but this will be a brief introduction of that subject. I will then talk about the market segment of consulting engineers. Consulting engineers only comprise about 10% of all engineers. A...

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ENGINEERS WEEK: Consulting Engineering

02/20/2018 12:30 PM Eastern Time

By Todd Stahlnecker , eCADlt

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12

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Rihana Mungin is a graduate student at Portland State University. Rihana studies fluid dynamics in PSU's Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science. Last summer, Rihana was a member of a PSU engineering team that sent balloons into the...

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ENGINEERS WEEK: Chasing the Total Solar Eclipse

02/21/2018 11:15 AM Eastern Time

By Shaun McGillis , Portland State University

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12

Description

To celebrate National Engineering Week, I will be sharing what it is like to work in Software at Intel. Students will hear about my journey and some of the cool projects I work on now. They will also be lead through an interactive coding session.

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ENGINEERS WEEK: Working in Software at Intel

02/21/2018 1:00 PM Eastern Time

By Giselle Gomez , Intel Corporation

Grade K To 5,Grade 6 To 8

Description

This session will give students an introduction into the field of emergency management, which encompasses preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery. I will briefly touch on the many different fields you can enter into with a degree in...

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Introduction to the Importance of Emergency Management and Homeland Security

02/21/2018 3:00 PM Eastern Time

By Courtney Rudd , Medical City Healthcare

Grade 9 To 12

Description

Temi-Lasade Anderson, Channel Marketer with Mozilla based in London, will share her incredible insight in how to use different media channels and tools like Twitter to build awareness for Mozilla's mission of a healthy internet.

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ALL ABOUT THE FOX SERIES: Marketing a Movement for Online Privacy & Security

02/22/2018 12:45 PM Eastern Time

By Leah Ruffin , Mozilla Foundation

Grade 9 To 12

Description

This presentation goes into the complexities and problem solving a transportation engineer faces.  From estimating traffic increases to designing a roadway to accommodate our changing travel patterns, civil engineers are paving the way for our...

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ENGINEERS WEEK: Solving Austin's Traffic - Introducing Transportation Engineering

02/22/2018 1:45 PM Eastern Time

By Marc Segal , Atkins Global

Grade 9 To 12

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The Bureau of Engraving Printing is the United States' exclusive printer of U.S. paper currency.  In honor of Engineering Week, BEP Quality Engineer Mr. Ron Tobb will present some pretty cool facts and video on the different machines and tools...

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ENGINEERS WEEK: The Secret Ingredient to Making Money

02/23/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

By Lisa Lynam , Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Grade K To 5,Grade 6 To 8

Description

Explain what is Civil Engineering and its role in the shaping of our life system. Examples of Civil Engineerings feats around the world.

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ENGINEERS WEEK: What is Civil Engineering - Engineering the World

02/23/2018 12:30 PM Eastern Time

By Jose Calisto da Silva , STV Incorporated

Grade 7,Grade 8,Grade 9,Grade 10,Grade 11,Grade 12

Description

Your smart devices are a lot smarter than you realize. An overview of all the work that goes into making them what they are, is what we will discuss in this session.

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ENGINEERS WEEK: Engineers at Intel

02/23/2018 1:00 PM Eastern Time

By Karuna Ramkumar , Intel Corporation

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12

Description

this session will go over some basic business items as well as a little bit deeper look into what a business system is and how to creat one. 

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General Business and Business Systems

02/27/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By Brandon Hotopp , Waste connections

Grade 9 To 12

Description

This session will be an hour-long session divided into 2 parts. The first 30 minutes will be a breakdown of the process and opportunity of becoming an entrepreneur in the digital age and the second thirty minutes will be a practical Q&A session...

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Entrepreneurship in the Digital Age

02/28/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

By Dan Willis , Millennial Motivator

Grade 9 To 12

Description

South Central Louisiana known as Acadiana is an area that residents have strong family roots. With this in mind, students often want to go into a career that allows them to remain close to their family. As students make decisions about their...

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South Louisiana's Industries and Careers

03/01/2018 11:20 AM Eastern Time

By Ryan LaGrange , Lafayette Economic Development Authority - LEDA

Grade 8,Grade 9,Grade 10,Grade 11,Grade 12

Description

Learn the tasks and positions available in a manufacturing company's Marketing department.

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Marketing in Manufacturing - What Does That Mean?

03/02/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

By Mary Andrews , Alamo Group (TX)

Grade 9 To 12

Description

Angie Diefenbach, Geologist, USGS Volcano Disaster Assistance ProgramDuring an eruption, it is very important to measure changes at the volcano. We need to know how much lava is coming out, how fast lava domes are growing, and where lava might go...

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Volcano Explorers 1 of 3: How can we measure a mountain?

03/06/2018 1:00 PM Eastern Time

By Angie Diefenbach , U.S. Geological Survey

Grade 4,Grade 5,Grade 6,Grade 7,Grade 8

Description

Humans will probably be walking on the surface of Mars by the mid-2030s.  As students today, you will see - and may be able to participate in - some of the most extraordinary events in human history.  You will see whether humans can live on...

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When will Humans Walk on the Surface of Mars?

03/07/2018 12:30 PM Eastern Time

By Chris Carberry , Explore Mars, Inc.

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12

Description

Want to go to Mars to explore? Well you can start preparing for your red planet adventure by learning about simulated Mars missions that happen right here on Earth! I just came back from a two-week Mars simulation at the Mars Desert Research Station...

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My Visit to "Mars"

03/09/2018 11:30 AM Eastern Time

By Ryan Kobrick

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 3,Grade 4,Grade 5,Grade 9,Grade 10

Description

Heather Wright, Geologist, USGS Volcano Disaster Assistance ProgramVolcanoes can erupt with devastating consequences.  Explosive eruptions can blast rock fragments into the air with tremendous force.  Thick lava can build domes that may...

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Volcano Explorers 2 of 3: Eruption forecasting- Scientific teamwork makes the best interpretation possible

03/13/2018 1:00 PM Eastern Time

By Heather Wright , U.S. Geological Survey

Grade 4,Grade 5,Grade 6,Grade 7,Grade 8

Description

What does it take to be successful in the world of international business? In this session, we will hear from a seasoned international business woman, Jacque Vilet, who will share her insights and advice on the industry with students who wish to...

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Going Global: Are You Ready For It?

03/14/2018 5:00 PM Eastern Time

By World Affairs Council Dfw , World Affairs Council of DFW

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12

Description

Every day the Cajon Valley Union School District Transportation Team ensures safe travel for thousands of students across the district. There are many employees who are dedicated to ensure that students arrive safely to and from school, from the...

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School Bus Inspections

03/15/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

By Ed Hidalgo

Grade 6 To 8

Description

Learn what causes the fear of public speaking and ways to overcome it. The class gives practical tools and techniques for the student to immediately put into practice. It dismisses the idea that only some people are capable of addressing an audience...

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How to overcome the fear of public speaking

03/15/2018 1:00 PM Eastern Time

By Paula Burton , The Burton Group

Grade 9 To 12,Grade Teacher Professional Development,Adult Education

Description

Richard (Dick) Iverson, Research Hydrologist, USGS?Cascades Volcano ObservatoryDebris flows are churning, water-saturated masses of rock, soil and organic matter that rush down mountain slopes. Once a debris flows reaches flatter terrain, it spreads...

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Volcano Explorers 3 of 3: What can we learn from rivers of mud?

03/20/2018 1:00 PM Eastern Time

By Richard Iverson , U.S. Geological Survey

Grade 4,Grade 5,Grade 6,Grade 7,Grade 8

Description

Have you ever looked at a river and wondered what's being carried down stream? Water of course...and so much more. Rivers are boundless. They are connected to the land, atmosphere, the groundwater, and the ocean. River waters are transporting...

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Baylor Aquatic Science Series - Meet Aquatic Scientist Dr. Bill Hockaday

03/20/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By William Hockaday

Grade 3,Grade 4,Grade 5

Description

This class will provided viewers with a virtual tour of the Great Plains Black History Museum.  The Great Plains Black History Museum’s mission is, “To preserve, celebrate and educate all people of the contributions and...

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Great Plains Black History Museum Virtual Tour

03/21/2018 12:30 PM Eastern Time

By Eric Ewing

History and Art

Grade K To 5,Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12

Description

This session will describe what geologists and hydrogeologists do in their jobs. We will explore the water cycle with a focus on groundwater, identifying a variety of natural sources of water (such as streams, lakes, oceans, and groundwater), and...

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Baylor Aquatic Science Series - Meet Aquatic Scientist Ms. Stephanie Wong

04/18/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By Stephanie Wong

Grade K,Grade 1,Grade 2

Description

This chat will expose students to the concept of thermal stratification of lakes. Water density varies with temperature, with colder liquid water having greater density than warmer water. As a result, many lakes in nature experience thermal...

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Baylor Aquatic Science Series: Meet Aquatic Scientist Thad Scott

05/09/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By Thad Scott

Grade 6,Grade 7,Grade 8