Yolanda Natividad

ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “Finding Your Community”

By Yolanda Natividad / August 12, 2021

Finding Your Community Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at 5 pm (Eastern US time) ACerS Young Professionals Network (YPN) is hosting the October webinar, Finding Your Community in the ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series. Our webinar panelists will hold a discussion on the importance of community for professional advancement and fulfillment, for a target…

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “What happens after you click ‘submit’?”

By Yolanda Natividad / July 21, 2021

What happens after you click ‘submit?’ Thursday, August 19, 2021, at 10 am (Eastern US time) The ACerS Young Professionals Network (YPN), and the ACerS Publications Committee are co-hosting the August webinar, What happens after you click ‘submit?’ in the ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series. WEBINAR DESCRIPTION The peer review process plays a…

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “Getting Hired: Tips and Tricks”

By Yolanda Natividad / June 8, 2021

Getting Hired: Tips and Tricks Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at 3 pm (Eastern US time) ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is hosting the July webinar, Getting Hired: Tips and Tricks in the ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series. Our webinar presenters: Dr. Krista Carlson, Dr. Charmayne Lonergan, and Mr. Jeff Miller will…

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Meet up at the ACerS YPN Coffee

By Yolanda Natividad / June 4, 2021

Mark your calendars and register for the ACerS YPN Coffee. Join us on Friday, June 18, 2021 at 11am Pacific / 2pm Eastern to gather with your fellow ACerS Young Professionals Network (YPN) members to chat and socialize! This gathering will be open to both ACerS YPN members and non-members, so be sure to invite your colleagues and friends! Register below,…

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ACerS PCSA 2021 Humanitarian Pitch Competition at MS&T21

By Yolanda Natividad / June 3, 2021

The ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is hosting the 2021 Humanitarian Pitch Competition for you to pitch your ideas to a panel of judges about solutions to a challenge that a community is experiencing. By utilizing your material engineering background, you should aim to show how improved materials/processes will benefit a community in…

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “Career Path: Dr. Valerie Wiesner”

By Yolanda Natividad / April 13, 2021

Career Path: Dr. Valerie Wiesner Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at 11 am (Eastern US time) ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is hosting the June webinar, Career Path: Dr. Valerie Wiesner in the ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series. Dr. Valerie Wiesner will share her path that has led to a career in…

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Student opportunities available at MS&T21

By Yolanda Natividad / April 7, 2021

There are many opportunities available at this year’s MS&T. Make sure to sign up for the following student contests: Undergraduate student poster contest Undergraduate student speaking contest Graduate student poster contest Ceramic mug drop contest Ceramic disc golf contest Humanitarian pitch competition …and MORE! For more information on any of the contests or student activities…

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ACerS PCSA #MaterialsLife Challenge

By Yolanda Natividad / April 7, 2021

ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is kicking off the #MaterialsLife Challenge in April 2021. The aim is to celebrate the diverse experiences of life as a student, scientist, engineer, researcher, or all of the above. Each month, beginning in April, the PCSA will post a challenge prompt on their Instagram page. Follow @acerspcsa…

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2021 GEMS Award Call for Papers

By Yolanda Natividad / April 6, 2021

The Basic Science Division organizes the annual Graduate Excellence in Materials Science (GEMS) awards to recognize the outstanding achievements of graduate students in materials science and engineering. The award is open to all graduate students who are making an oral presentation in any symposium or session at the Materials Science & Technology (MS&T) meeting. Abstracts…

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “Career Path: Prof. Jon Binner”

By Yolanda Natividad / March 15, 2021

Career Path: Prof. Jon Binner Thursday, June 10, 2021, at 11 am (Eastern US time) ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is hosting the June webinar, Career Path: Prof. Jon Binner in the ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series. WEBINAR DESCRIPTION This webinar will describe the career path that Jon Binner has taken,…

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