GBM #4

We will have be having our 4th general body meeting of the semester on March 20th at 5PM in ERF 1047. We will be joined by Professor Szwalek! She will be sharing her experience as a working engineer in the industry. This will be a great opportunity to learn about different career paths after undergraduate studies!


Spring GBM #2: Oriental Motor

We will be having our second general body meeting of the semester this Wednesday at 5PM in ERF 1047. We will be joined by Oriental Motor, who specialize in providing the optimal motion systems to meet the widest market demands. They will be discussing their work at the company and career opportunities. For more information please visit:




Spring GBM #1: Dwyer Instruments

We will be having our first general body meeting of the spring semester this Wednesday at 5PM in ERF 1047. We will be joined by Dwyer Instruments! Dwyer specializes in designing and manufacturing innovative controls, sensors and instrumentation solutions. They will presenting some information about the company and careers. This is a very good opportunity to network and potentially line up an internship for the summer. For more information on Dwyer please visit:




Free Creo Lesson by Design Engine

Design Engine is offering a free Creo lesson at their Chicago headquarters on January 23rd at 5 pm. This is an excellent opportunity to add another software to your resume and get instruction from some of the best. Design Engine asks students to bring their own laptop and offers a free version of Creo which I will link below. The event is limited to a group of ten so if interested, please email Bryan Marban at


Our PR officer Allan Gomez ( will be attending and can transport 4 more people in his car if transportation is an issue. Please contact Bryan Marban first if you are interested in attending and mention if you would like transportation from UIC.


Design Engine is located at 4043 N Ravenswood Ave, Suite 301, Chicago, IL 60613


Game Night: Final GBM of the Fall Semester

Our final GBM will take place next Wednesday, December 5th, in room RRB 295. Unwind yourself from the stress of finals for a relaxing evening of games, food, and fun. The event will begin at 5:00 P.M; all are welcome to attend.






Hey everyone!

ASME will be having a bowling outing next Tuesday, November 20th, at 7PM. Feel free to stop by for some fun and get to know other ASME members. Everyone is more than welcome to bring any friends to this event. If you are interested in coming please email Ahtziri ( for more info on the event.
Here are the rates for bowling and playing pool at SCE:
Bowling per game (I believe you only have to pay for shoe rental once)
    UIC students – $4.00
    shoe rental – $3.00
    party (group of 12) – $12 per person for 2 hours of play, shoes not included
Pool per hour
    UIC students – $6.50
Tuesday Bowling after 8PM Special ( 2 hours of play time, shoes included)
    UIC students – $8
Disclaimer: This is not an ASME sponsored event therefore you are responsible for any expenses you may incur during the event. 

GBM #6: The Engineering Career Center

Our sixth GBM will take place on Wednesday, November 7th, in ERF 1043, at 5:00 P.M. The Engineering Career Center will be the topic of focus for this meeting. Have you ever wondered where you could go to receive help on career-centered tasks like forming a resume, preparing for an interview, or expanding your professional network? This discussion is for you.

We hope to see you there




GBM #5: Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush

Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush will be coming in for our GBM on Wednesday, October 24th at 5 PM. The meeting will take place in ERF 1043. Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in Chicago, Illinois, is widely recognized as the regional leader in comprehensive orthopedic services. They will be discussing the work done in the Tribology lab and education after completing a bachelor’s degree in engineering. For more information, please visit their site at:

We hope to see a lot of you there! If anyone has any questions or would like to volunteer in helping setup for the meeting do not hesitate to reach out.


GBM #4: Location Update

GBM #4 will be held in room C006 of Lecture Center C. Please consult the previous post for more information on the meeting.

We hope to see you there




GBM #4: Molex Visits UIC

Our next GBM will feature Molex, a manufacturer of electronic, electrical and fiber optic interconnection systems. Molex (a subsidiary of Koch Industries) is a globally recognized provider of electronic solutions in a wide range of industries, including data communications, consumer electronics, industrial, automotive, commercial vehicle and medical.

Molex offers mechanical and electrical engineering positions, among others; therefore, ASME and IEEE have collaborated to organize this GBM, which will take place on Wednesday, October 10th. The location will be announced shortly, keep an eye on this website for an update. There will pizza after the presentation in ERF 1043.

We hope to see you there!