Sep 19-Jan 09

NSA Codebreaker Challenge

All students with an interest in coding are invited to participate in this annual cyber challenge. In this year's scenario, tech-savvy terrorists have developed a suite of new communication tools that are being used for attack planning. Recent intelligence suggests that the terrorists are communicating via TerrorTime, a custom Android secure messaging app. Participants' mission is to reverse engineer and develop new exploitation capabilities against TerrorTime to enable message spoofing, user masquerades, and message decryption, and then to discover and thwart future attack plans. Please register to participate.


Nov 13

Intel Ph.D. Tech Talk & Recruiting Event

69 Willard Building
5:00 p.m.

Dr. Samudra Sengupta from Intel will give a presentation about leading-edge silicon process development and talk about immediate full-time job openings at the company. All Ph.D. STEM students are welcome, especially those studying CHE, CSE, EE, ESM, MATSE, and ME. Bring résumés; interviews will be held on Thursday, November 14 for select candidates. Dinner will be provided. Business casual attire.


Nov 15

Penn State Global Careers Institute—UPDATED APPLICATION DEADLINE

Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel

This 1.5-day professional development conference, which will be held February 28-29, 2020, will help both domestic and international students (all majors) prepare for success in the global marketplace. Speakers and presenters from around the world (including Penn State alumni) will discuss such topics as professionalism and business etiquette, understanding cultural differences in the workplace, breaking into a multinational company, and international internships. An application is required to participate, and admission is competitive. The application deadline is NOVEMBER 4, 2019. Learn more and apply at the event website.


Nov 19

International Internships Fair

Kunkle Lounge
4:00–7:00 p.m.

Looking for an internship abroad? Come to the International Internships Fair! The event will start at 4:00 p.m. with a presentation and student panel featuring returned student interns. The Fair will follow from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Stop by and meet with internship providers, Education Abroad staff, and students! All majors welcome. Casual attire.


Dec 10

Micron Technologies Recruiting Day

Kunkle Lounge
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

This event is for ESM majors. Contact Lisa Spicer ( for further information.


Jan 28-30

Engineering Career Week

The Nittany Lion Inn

Engineering Career Week features a variety of recruiting events—including the Engineering Networking Reception and Engineering Career Fair—that connect employers with Penn State engineering and technical students who are seeking internship, co-op, and entry-level full-time positions. See the event website for more information.



Engineering Career Resources & Employer Relations

College of Engineering

117 Hammond Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4710

Phone: 814-863-1032