iSchool Undergrad Events Calendar

The iSchool offers a number of events related to career and professional development, technology and information talks, research seminars, field trips, alumni panels, socials, and more. We also promote relevant opportunities on and around campus. 

We encourage students to also visit additional calendars and websites:

HandShake EventsResearch ParkNCSATechnology Entrepreneur Center (TEC),

The Career CenterOffice of Undergraduate ResearchLeadership CenterSiebel Center for Design,

Office of Technology ManagementCenter for Innovation in Teaching & Learning,

Applied Technologies for Learning in the Arts & Sciences.

National & International Scholar's ProgramsStudent Wellness

iSchool Calendars: Study Abroad Hours, iSchool Events

BSIS ICT SessionsExpress Advising

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    • 9:00 am
      4/1/2022

    Bio: Dr. Aisha Walcott-Bryant is a research scientist and manager at IBM Research Africa - Nairobi, Kenya. She leads a team of researchers and engineers that use AI, Blockchain, and other technologies to develop innovations in Water Access and Management, core AI, and Healthcare, particularly for emerging countries. She has a strong interest in global health and developmen

    • 1:00 pm
      4/6/2022

    Students interested in exploring careers in librarianship can meet employers from a variety of sectors who want to meet you! Throughout March you'll see information sessions and panel discussions from academic, public, and government library employers. On April 6, from 1-4 p.m, you will have the opportunity to participate in large information sessions or one to one chats w

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
      4/6/2022
    • Zoom Link below

    We're more than just a bank, and starting a career with us is way more than just a job. We empower all of our associates to turn powerful thoughts into actions and to always strive for greatness in the work we do to change banking for good. We firmly believe there’s incredible value in diverse perspectives, majors and experiences. If you're ready to revolutionize the world

    • 9:00 am
      4/8/2022

    Bio: Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel is a Professor of the Practice and the Director of Undergraduate Studies at the Department of Statistical Science and an affiliated faculty in the Computational Media, Arts, and Cultures program at Duke University. Her work focuses on innovation in statistics and data science pedagogy, with an emphasis on computing, reproducible research, student

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
      4/8/2022
    • 4th Floor Multipurpose Room, 614 E Daniel St Building

    The School of Information Sciences (iSchool) will host an in-person welcome event for admitted students of the BS in Information Sciences.

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
      4/13/2022

    The showcase is a great opportunity to champion your accomplishments. Specific benefits include:  Gain experience translating complex concepts to a wide audience Present in a formal yet comfortable conference style Practice communicating your value, skills, and strengths Network with students, faculty, and staff Add to your resume/CV 

    • 4:00 - 4:30 pm
      4/13/2022

    Our teams are the best in their fields, and they know it takes passion, ambition, and teamwork to produce great results. Plus, you can take ownership of your career development by using our cutting-edge resources. Bottom line? If you're looking to make a lasting impact on the world -- explore our opportunities at John Deere. Come learn more about the technology and data in

    • 4:30 - 5:00 pm
      4/13/2022

    Career Series for iSchool students to learn more about careers and opportunities for Information Science Professionals. Seoul Robotics creates 3D Computer Vision software that powers Autonomous Vehicles, Smart Cities and Robots. "Making Robots Intelligent": Seoul Robotics is a 3D perception solution company building a platform that uses AI deep learning to power the fut

    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
      4/14/2022
    • iSchool building, 4th floor (614 E. Daniel St.) more details to come.

    The showcase is a great opportunity to champion your accomplishments. Specific benefits include:  Gain experience translating complex concepts to a wide audience Present in a formal yet comfortable conference style Practice communicating your value, skills, and strengths Network with students, faculty, and staff Add to your resume/CV 

    • 7:00 - 7:45 pm
      4/14/2022
    • https://enroll.illinois.edu/register/?id=eefc9ba3-4def-4390-b58f-785e41ab8896

    We welcome all admitted and prospective BS in Information Sciences (BS/IS) students to join us for a virtual session on the career outlook for information professionals in the 21st century.

    • 9:00 am
      4/15/2022

    Bio: Katie Shilton is an associate professor in the College of Information Studies at the University of Maryland, College Park, and leads the Ethics & Values in Design (EViD) Lab. Her research explores ethics and policy for the design of information technologies. She is the PI of the PERVADE project, a multi-campus collaboration focused on big data research ethics. Other p

    • 12:00 pm
      4/20/2022

    This talk explores the ways in which data-centric technologies are producing and perpetuating class divisions within the United States. While the existing literature grapples with the social justice implications of the datafied society, it does not focus on the causal mechanisms by which data-centric technologies maintain class divisions within the United States. We have f

    • 9:00 am
      4/22/2022

    Bio: Byron Wallace is an assistant professor in the Khoury College of Computer Sciences at Northeastern University. He earned his PhD from Tufts University in 2012, after which he taught at Brown University as research faculty. He joined Northeastern from the University of Texas at Austin, where he was an assistant professor in the School of Information from 2014-2016. Wal

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
      4/27/2022

    Career Series for iSchool students to learn more about careers and opportunities for Information Science Professionals. Come learn more about the opportunities at Synchrony and the work being done at the Emerging Technology Center at Research Park!