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From rocket science to computer science, acquire the knowledge you need to generate sophisticated ideas and use effective techniques to innovate tomorrow's technology. Stay on top of emerging technologies and trends with our courses and certificates in:

  • Engineering

  • Computer Science & Information Systems

  • Technical Management

  • Get details and enroll today! www.uclaextension.edu/et
    Winter quarter begins Jan 5. Enroll early & save!
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    Undergraduates Needed for Research!
    Email: Phil Gedalanga (gedalanga@ucla.edu)

    Shaily Mahendra's lab (http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/mahendra/profile) is looking for undergraduate(s) to help with research in environmental engineering. The main project that the undergraduate(s) would be working on is the biodegradation of 1,4-dioxane using bacteria. Payment via work study or help to get a research scholarship can be done after a trial period in the lab. This is not guaranteed. Please include your resume in your e-mail. Make sure that your resume contains your GPA. Requirements:

  • GPA above 3.0.
  • 10+ hours per week.
  • Must stay 1 year with the lab (with at least one quarter as 199).
  • For 199: presentation or paper must be done.
  • Great time management skills.
  • Organized.
  • Passion for research.
  • Staying in the summer (can be excused based on your situation)
  • Preferred but not required:
  • Previous lab experience.
  • Knowledge about microbes.
  • Knowledge about bioremediation.

  • Research

    SWE National Scholarships are open!

    SWE provides one application for sophomores through graduate students and one application for freshmen. Applicants complete an application and are considered for all scholarships that they are eligible for. Applications will be available for the 2014-2016 academic year: Sophomores through Graduate Students Application: December 1, 2014-February 16, 2015 Freshmen Application: March 1, 2015 - May 15, 2015 Apply here.