The GREEN Program – Now accepting Applications

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We are now accepting applications for our traditional Iceland programs happening in the Winter of 2014 going into 2015. We are looking forward to having another fantastic year, changing the lives of 1000+ students in 2015. Thank you for your continuous support in sharing our information.
Best,

Alex

 
The GREEN Program – Now accepting Applications

The GREEN Program is the premiere experiential learning program for future clean energy and sustainability leaders. The short-term immersion programs take students on adventures to the epicenters of clean tech, sustainability and innovative industries.

  • Engage in hands-on, experiential education with industry experts and professionals
  • Behind the scenes access to innovative clean energy facilities and sustainability projects
  • Supercharge your resume with a global perspective and unique cultural experience
  • Network and develop relationships with powerhouse student leaders and professionals
  • Bridge the gap between traditional “textbook learning” and real-time industry insight
  • World-class “Bucket list” adventure excursions
  • Earn transferable credit with a transcript during our 8-10 day programs

Take a step out of the classroom and experience the clean energy and sustainability industries, while having the adventure of your life with The GREEN Program.

 

8-Day: Renewable Energy + Sustainability + Extreme Climate

  • World-class educational environment
  • Bucket list adventure excursions
  • Epicenter of renewable energy
  • Student driven innovation
  • Credit available with transcript

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9-Day: Sustainable Design + Urban Regeneration + Thought Leadership

  • Crossroads of design and industry
  • Corporate, NGO, and Governmental collaborations
  • Fusion of global markets and sustainability
  • Credit available with transcript

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10-Day: Water Resource Management + Sustainable Practices

  • Explore ancient Inca technologies
  • Evaluate Peru’s natural resource policy
  • Implementation of water sanitation technology in the third world
  • Credit available with transcript

View program vitals.

 
 
 
Casey Heier, Biological Systems Engineering, Stanford University:

“Every single student who is interested in the environment, renewable energy or sustainability should not hesitate for a second to attend this program. The world needs more GREEN Alumni”

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Step out of your comfort zone and apply today!

 

 
Applications are rolling and competitive, there is not an application deadline. Let this be the year you become a part of a network of student change-makers and innovators. Have a life defining experience.

Apply Today!

 
 

 

Alex Tanenbaum

Director of Strategic Partnerships

(215)821-0935 | alex@thegreenprogram.com

The GREEN Program

“Accelerating meaningful careers around the world”

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Summer Entrepreneurship Program-Technion University, Israel

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Technion e.Xplore program

The program provides visiting students an opportunity to experience Israel’s innovative formula for entrepreneurial success first hand. Building on coursework from their home institutions covering Israel’s entrepreneurial ecosystem and a case study of an Israeli company, groups of students from partnering universities then take part in an intensive one week academic session in Israel.

Click here fopr more info: Technion Flyer

Please contact Candice Bauer if you are intrested: cbauer@unr.edu

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2014 Spring Order of the Engineer & Commencement Breakfast Photos

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Order of the Engineers Ceremony photos: http://s278.photobucket.com/user/UNRCoEN/library/2014%20Spring%20Order%20of%20the%20Engineer

Commencement Breakfast Photos: http://s278.photobucket.com/user/UNRCoEN/library/Spring%202014%20Commencement%20Breakfast

 

Engineering Course Evals OPEN in WebCampus!

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Dear Students,

Your course evaluations for your engineering classes are now live in WebCampus!  As more and more UNR colleges and departments move to this type of course evaluation format, it is IMPERATIVE that you pay attention to who/what you are evaluating.  If you goof up on an engineering course evaluation, please send me an email with the eval to be reset and I can reset it.

Engineering course evaluations will be open until 11:59pm on Wednesday, May 7th.

As always, these are confidential. Therefore, please be honest and constructive in any comments. The professors, the department chairs, and the dean do read these; however, not until after grades are posted.

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IEEE Projects 4th Flr SEM

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April 23, 2014
5:30 pm
April 24, 2014
5:30 pm

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Study Engineering in France!

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Click here for the brochure: FRA ENGR

Clikc here for more info: http://www.epf.fr/en and http://www.estp.fr/en/

Announcing: Nevada State Undergraduate Research Journal (NSURJ)

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The University of Nevada-Reno would like to announce the launch of the Nevada State Undergraduate Research Journal (NSURJ). NSURJ is open to all undergraduates in all fields of research and hopes to promote civic engagement amongst students. This research journal focuses on undergraduate researchers in the Nevada System of Higher Education and hopes to showcase the brilliance of students, the integrity of programs, and the quality of a Nevada education.

To begin the process of publishing undergraduate articles, we ask for your assistance in promoting the journal to undergraduates. If you have students in your class, laboratory, or department that are involved in research, please encourage them to submit the results of their research to the journal at: nsurj.com. Submissions must be based on research that a student conducts as an undergraduate, and can be submitted up to one year after the student completes an undergraduate degree. All published articles will appear online and selected authors will be featured on the website.

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NASA Aeronautics Scholarship

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NASA’s Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD) is directed toward enhancing the state of aeronautics for the nation, transforming the nation’s air transportation system, and developing the knowledge, tools, and technologies to support future air and space vehicles.  ARMD is undertaking a scholarship program focused on aeronautical research and related degree programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Eligible undergraduate students should be pursuing an aeronautical engineering degree or related field of study at an accredited U.S. college or university and have at least two (2) years of full time study left to complete as of Fall 2014. Current undergraduate juniors are not eligible for undergraduate funding unless they expect to complete their undergraduate degree in Spring 2016 or later, or are in a joint baccalaureate-Master’s degree program with an expected completion date of Spring 2016 or later.

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The GREEN Program – New Program Locations, Dates, and Info

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The GREEN Program is the premiere experiential learning program for future clean energy and sustainability leaders. The short-term immersion programs take students on adventures to the epicenters of clean tech, sustainability and innovative industries.

  • Engage in hands-on, experiential education with industry experts and professionals
  • Behind the scenes access to innovative clean energy facilities and sustainability projects
  • Supercharge your resume with a global perspective and unique cultural experience
  • Network and develop relationships with powerhouse student leaders and professionals
  • Bridge the gap between traditional “textbook learning” and real-time industry insight
  • World-class “Bucket list” adventure excursions
  • Earn transferable credit with a transcript during our 8-10 day programs

Take a step out of the classroom and experience the clean energy and sustainability industries, while having the adventure of your life with The GREEN Program.

-ICELAND-

Renewable Energy and Sustainability

Our marquee 10-day program. Learn how Iceland’s dynamic renewable energy portfolio powers the country on 100% renewables and is leading the way to Carbon Neutrality. Fully accredited by Reykjavik University

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Differential Fees Forum SEM 101

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April 30, 2014
5:30 pm

Dear Students,

Please join Dean Emmanuel “Manos” Maragakis and your fellow students to learn about the exciting ways your Student Differential Tuition Fees were used to improve The College of Engineering.  Also, learn about upcoming plans for next year!

Wednesday, April 30th

5:30pm – 6:00pm

SEM room 101

Hope to see you on the 30th!