Week 10

🪷 Spring Quarter 2024 🪷

🌺 Crossing the finish line! Week 10 marks the end of the term. Let’s finish this journey with determination and pride!

📢 Don’t forget to mark your calendars for 4:30 PM on June 6th, 2024, to join the Applied Research Symposium hosted by CityU’s Center for Cybersecurity Innovation and School of Technology and Computing (STC).

🗓 Don’t forget other networking opportunities like Virtual Tech Career Fair and An Evening with IOActive meetings! 

💻 Coding Interview Prep @ CityU campus will returning next term on July 2nd.

🙌 We Welcome Feedback please email us if you want to see more of something or have any concerns. 

🕵️ Looking for an Internship or Scholarship? Check out the updated Opportunities section below!

⚡ If you haven’t already, follow the STC LinkedIn Page!

Keep reading for more events, details, links, and more! 👇

Announcements

Warm wishes from the International Student Office!

😊 Wishing you the best of luck with your final exams and projects this week! 

🔔 Don’t forget to drop by the library to grab some complimentary snacks to keep you energized! 

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Coding Interview Prep @ CityU campus

💻 Get ready for Coding Interview Prep @ CityU Campus!

📅 Last session this term: May 28th.

📅 Returning next term: July 2nd.

📍 Vancouver Classroom in CityU Campus.

🔔 Seats are limited, so RSVP in advance.

For more information, contact Jonathan Koerber!

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Upcoming Events

Click here to view full calendar.

Applied Research Symposium (ARS)

🔐 Join the Spring Quarter’s Applied Research Symposium

⚡️Are you eager to explore pioneering ideas and connect with like-minded individuals?

📌 Don’t miss the opportunity to engage with master’s level students as they present their capstone projects in the field of technology!

🗓️ Thursday, Jun 6th, 2024 from 4:30 – 5:30 PM PDT 📍 MS Teams 🔔

Virtual Tech Career Fair – June 5th

Tech Career Fair

Topic: A virtual Job Fair where we bring on hiring executives, and recruiters from some of the top companies in tech, web3, and more!
When: Wednesday June 5th, 2024 at 2:00pm PST
📍 : Online event

For more information about the event click here!

An Evening with IOActive – June 20th

An Evening with IOActive: The DL on LLM Code Analysis

Topic: “The DL on LLM Code Analysis”
When: Thursday, June 20 · 6 – 8pm PDT
📍 : 115 Bell St. Seattle, WA 98121

For more information about the event click here!

Missed out on an Invited Talk or Tech Talk?

Check out the C4CYI YouTube Channel for STC recorded Invited Talks and events.

Explore ACM Tech Talks and the ACM website to watch their free informative Tech Talks. ACM, the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society, delivers resources that advance computing as a science and a profession.

You can find recorded CAE Tech talks here. For questions on CAE Tech Talk, please send them email.

 

Watch Recorded Invited Talks!

Below you will find the latest recorded invited talks.

👉🏽 Check out Apiwat Chuaphan’s Invited Talk: The AI or I Dilemma Achieving Software Productivity and Effectiveness

👉🏽 Check out Capstone & Internship Orientation Spring 2024

Opportunities

NewsBreak:  Software Engineer Intern, Summer 2024 

About NewsBreak: NewsBreak is the leading local news app, transforming how users interact with local news and communities.

Internship Details:

Duration: 10-12 weeks, May/June start

Location: Mountain View, CA or Bellevue, WA 

Projects:

AI Generated Ads (Bellevue) 

Content Service (Mountain View) 

MSP Monetization (Mountain View) 

Newsletter Project (Mountain View)

Requirements:

Enrolled in a Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD program in CS or related fields, in the final year 

Strong programming skills (Python, Java, C++) 

Experience in software development, research, and data analysis

Excellent communication and teamwork skills 

Click here for more info and to apply!

Bayer: Intern Engineer, Product Security (Summer 2024)

About Bayer: Join Bayer to help tackle global challenges and strive for a world with “Health for all, Hunger for none.”

Role: Product Security Intern

Tasks:

🛡️ Integrate security controls into applications and cloud services

🤝 Collaborate with the Information Security team

🤖 Automate security controls and reduce attack surfaces

👨‍💻 Work with product, design, and engineering teams

Requirements:

📚 Enrolled in a STEM-related degree program

💻 Knowledge of programming languages

🔒 Basic security knowledge

Benefits:

💵 Salary: $30-$50/hour

🍴 Meals and snacks provided

👥 1:1 mentoring

🚀 Meaningful projects

For more information & requirements and to apply click here. 

Salesforce: 2024 Futureforce Tech Equality Summit – Summer 2025 Intern

Location: Bellevue, WA (Hybrid) Salary: $43/hr – $52/hr

About Salesforce: Salesforce is the leader in CRM, driving innovation with AI, data, and customer-focused solutions.

About the Summit:

📅 Dates: July 31st – August 2nd, 2024
📍 Location: San Francisco headquarters

Opportunities:
🔍 Exclusive interview prep sessions
🏢 Final round interviews for Summer 2025 internships

Internship Details:

📈 Real projects impacting business operations

🌍 Collaboration with global teams

🧑‍🏫 Job shadowing, mentorship, and talent development programs

Requirements:

🎓 Enrolled in a BS in Computer Science or related field

💡 Understanding of object-oriented programming, algorithms, and data structures

💻 Strong coding skills in Java, JavaScript, and web technologies

Benefits:

💰 Competitive salary

🌱 Professional and personal growth opportunities

🌐 Access to Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)

⭐️ Click here for more information & requirements and to apply!

 
📢 Microsoft: Research Intern – Cryptograph, Security, and Privacy 💻

Location: Redmond, WA (Up to 50% remote) 🌍

Salary: $6,290 – $12,170 per month 💰

Overview: Join the CRYSP Research Group at Microsoft Research Redmond for a dynamic internship. Work on cutting-edge security and cryptographic solutions for real-world systems and data protection.

Responsibilities:

Collaborate with world-class researchers

Work on confidential computing, OS and software security, zero-knowledge proofs, and more

Present findings and contribute to the research community

Qualifications:

Enrolled in a PhD program in Computer Science or related STEM field 🎓

Passion for solving real-world problems and hacking complex software 🛠️

Knowledge of advanced security and cryptographic techniques 🔐

Application Requirements:

Submit a minimum of two reference letters 📄

Be physically located at the Microsoft worksite during the internship

💻 Click here for more information and to apply! 💻 

AWS Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) Scholarship Program

The AWS Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) Scholarship program, in collaboration with Intel and Udacity, aims to help underserved and underrepresented high school and college students learn foundational ML concepts to prepare them for careers in AI and ML. For more information click here.

Learn More.

STC Clubs

Interested in the Tech field? Wish to broaden your network? Check out our clubs.

Cybersecurity Enthusiasts are welcome to join!

Check out the Breach of the Week program; A club member presents current cyber events to the club in 3-5 minutes. This is a great opportunity to learn, participate and network.

We encourage all current and future alumni to attend the meetings.

Meeting Times: 

Wednesday, 5:00PM (PDT) Over MS Teams

Fill out this form if you wish to join the club!

WiCyS City University of Seattle Student Chapter Logo

City University of Seattle has just created a new WiCyS student chapter.

The purpose of the club is to build a community within our CityU school that promotes women’s education, participation, and leadership in the field of cybersecurity.

Currently meeting with the Cybersecurity Club at 5:00 PT on Wednesdays. 

Fill out this form if you wish to join the club!

STC Tech Club meets to provide tech-related learning opportunities, skill development, and networking. Students or faculty who would like to share their expertise or project, please reach out.

Meeting Times: 

Tuesday, 4:30PM (PDT)  Over MS Teams

Fill out this form if you wish to join the club!

This quarter, we will be covering various topics including Computer Vision, Data Engineering, and NLP! Take a look at our calendar and club page for more.

We are recruiting new officers for the Data Science Club. If you are interested in becoming one, please fill out the form here, or scan the QR code in the flyer.

Meeting Times: 

Wednesdays, 4:00 PM (PDT) Over MS Teams

Fill this form out if you wish to join the club!

The City University of Seattle’s Google Developer Club is coming back this quarter!

Click here for more information and to join. 

Looking for more project/work experience to put on your resume?

Try contributing to an open-source project:

GitHub for beginner-friendly open-source projects

How to Contribute to Open-Source Projects – guide

STC TA documentation for setting up environments


Valuable certifications:

AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals 

AWS Cloud – Practitioner 


Looking for extra help to guide you through your tech career? 

Check out Mentors in Tech

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