Meeting Schedule

Time: 6:00pm
Location: Weaver Labs room 158
Agenda: Kraig Westerbeek, Senior Director of Renewables and Environmental Affairs at Smithfield Foods

Time: 6:00pm
Location: Weaver Labs room 158
Agenda: Dragonfly Pond Works

Time: 6:00pm
Location: Weaver Labs room 158
Agenda: Hear from BAE alum, Regina Chavis, who went on to found her own renewable energy company, NativSun, and currently works as CIO at IBM

Time: 6:00pm
Location: Weaver Labs room 158
Agenda: Soil and Water Conservation Division of the NC Dept. of Agriculture

Time: 6:00pm
Location: Weaver Labs room 158
Agenda: Graduate Student Panel

Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Weaver Labs room 158
Agenda: Former BAE professor Dr. Rod Huffman who now spends his time working as an engineer at Agri-Waste Technology (AWT)

Time: 6:00pm
Location: Weaver Labs room 125
Agenda: Speed networking event hosted by Alpha Epsilon, get a chance to connect with alumni from the department

Time: 6:00 pm
Location: BTEC, Centennial (Biomanufacturing Training Education Center)
Agenda: Hear about the BTEC program, funded directly by industry, which gives students hands on experience in creating biologics. Brief overview of opportunities available for students, followed by a tour of the facility.

Time: 6:00pm
Location: Weaver Labs room 158
Agenda: Hear from BAET alumni, Jared Day, about his career in precision agriculture and his work at John Deere Inc. Jared also serves on the advisory board for BAE.

Time: 6:00pm
Location: Weaver Labs room 158
Agenda: Hear from local engineering firm WitherRavenel, mainly about their work in stormwater. Speakers include two graduates from BAE at NC State, so they will share how their education prepared them for industry.

Time: 6:00pm
Location: Weaver Labs room 158
Agenda: Resume and Career Fair Workshop led by Career Development Center

Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Weaver Labs room 158
Agenda: Welcome back, what’s new in the department