Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science

Business Analyst vs. Data Analyst: What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between a business analyst vs. data analyst? In some organizations, these roles are interchangeable. However, business analysts generally take a more comprehensive role, bridging the gap between data analysis and a business’s goals. On the other hand,

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How to Network at an Event

Tis the season of networking. Whether you are attending a professional conference, a school sponsored event, or a community mixer, networking is a skill you will use and refine your entire life. Networking at an event can be a valuable …

By Amanda Martin
Amanda Martin
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Top 5 Reasons to Participate in the Engineering & STEM Career Spotlight

The Engineering & STEM Career Spotlight is a niche recruiting event designed to connect engineers, scientists, and hiring managers in industry with top WashU engineering talent. This is WashU’s signature event for engineering and computer science students. All WashU students …

By Kelli Delfosse
Kelli Delfosse
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Networking Inside Your Organization to Grow Your Career

Do you even think about networking in your current organization?

One of the most common themes that has come up during my personal conversations with engineers and leaders is that many people are recognizing that they need to learn to …

By Amanda Martin
Amanda Martin
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Crush the FE Exam: Expert Tips for Preparation and Retaining Knowledge

In this article, (and video), I dive into one of the most important steps on the journey to becoming a licensed engineer: PREPARING FOR THE FE EXAM. We explore effective strategies to utilize your strengths and weaknesses in each exam …

By Amanda Martin
Amanda Martin
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McKelvey Engineering Professional Development Stipend

In an effort to provide an equitable opportunity for students to make professional connections, stay current with developments and advancements in …

WashU CNX

WashU CNX is a mentor-focused online community where you can build connections with fellow students, alumni, and friends of the university …