The ECE Weekly Brief
August 26, 2020
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Xilinx Women in Technology University Grant Program
Grants will support Women in Technology (WIT) programs within the university setting. The goal is to increase the representation, participation, and entrepreneurial skills and abilities of women in technology-focused careers.

Deadline: August 31, 2020.

Call for Participation: ECE Lab Pros Network Call
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at 2pm ET

Join us for the next ECE Lab Professionals Network call, focused on Running Labs in a Pandemic - Early Lessons Learned.

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Save the Date! New Chairs Virtual Meeting
Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 2pm ET

Join John Papapolymerou (Michigan State University), Art Lizotte (Keysight Technologies) and new chairs from across the country for an informal discussion as they reflect on the start of the semester and look to the year ahead. This will be an opportunity for new chairs to connect with peers and share experiences / best practices as they navigate this new territory.

On-Demand Webinar: Electrical Engineering Practicum​​, Third Edition, Featuring the Analog Devices M2k Portable Instrument
Brought to you by ADI/Mouser
Hands-on learning with a student's own personal test lab has proven to be a very effective way to inspire students at all levels to explore the world around them. Join Dr. Robert Bowman, a retired professor from Rochester Institute of Technology, and learn how the Electrical Engineering Practicum can help increase first year to second year EE student retention.

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