SCI Week

Fall 2023 SCI Week

Monday, September 18, 2023 - Friday, September 22, 2023


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Resume Review

Want your resume reviewed by employers? Upload your resume today. Feedback from hiring managers and technical professionals will be returned to you by September 30. There are a limited number of resume reviews each employer can take on. Considering that, we ask that you upload your resume to only one employer below.   

Duquesne Light 




Industrial Scientific




After your resume is reviewed and returned to you, check out SCI‘s also Resume Database! This resume book is for SCI students and corporate partners only. Please note: once a resume is submitted, you will not have the opportunity to change it. Please submit one resume per semester. You may choose to have your resume included in the school-wide database along with individual student organization databases.

Monday, September 18: Mock Interviews and Resume Reviews

Mock Interviews will be 15-minute sessions.Volunteers are asked to pose the questions “Tell me about yourself” & “What are you looking for in your first professional role."  Beyond that, volunteers are free to pose any additional questions of their choosing.

9:30 a.m. – Noon | Walk in Mock Interviews Open to All SCI Students | Fifth Floor, 130 N. Bellefield Avenue

2:30 – 5 p.m. | Walk in Mock Interviews Open to All SCI Students | Fifth Floor, 130 N. Bellefield Avenue

5:30 – 8 p.m. | Walk in Resume Reviews Open to All Students, hosted by MAC and SCI Alumni Board | IS Building, Third Floor

8 – 10 p.m. | Career Fair Prep, hosted by CSC | IS Building, Third Floor

Tuesday, September 19: Professional Development Workshops

10 – 11 a.m. | Interviewing 101 | Betsey Wanzco, Duquesne Light Company | 5317 Sennott Square | RSVP

11 a.m. – Noon | Brand Building for your Future Employer - Digital Portfolio and LinkedIn | Jason Rellick & Steve Ludwick, Aerotech | 5317 Sennott Square | RSVP

1 – 3 p.m. | Meet Recruiters from SIG | Fifth Floor Lobby Space, Sennott Square

2 – 3 p.m. | How to Crack HackerRank | Jonathan Hanobik, Vice President – BNY Mellon | 5317 Sennott Square | RSVP

3 – 4 p.m. | Technical Interviewing Tips and Tricks | Erin Miller, Industrial Scientific | 5317 Sennott Square | RSVP

4:30 p.m. (Panel), 5 p.m. (Networking) | Building Connections Panel Presentation Followed By Networking Reception, hosted by MAC | IS Building, Third Floor |  RSVP

5 – 6 p.m. | Student Activities Fair | IS Building, Third Floor | RSVP

6 – 8:30 p.m. | 3rd Annual Cracking the Code Challenge, hosted by SIG and presented by CSC | IS Building, Third Floor | Registration Required | Register Here 
Open to all SCI students at any level. Join us for a fun evening applying your skills in a competition to win prizes.  Prizes are 1st place $500 gift card, 2nd place $250 gift card, 3rd place $100 gift card and top 5 finishers are guaranteed a first round interview with SIG.  Chipotle will be served at this event!

Wednesday, September 20: Meet an Executive

Note: Registration is required for all of the Wednesday, September 20 events. 

9:30am – 10:00am | Manoj Mishra, Senior Vice President, CGI | VIRTUAL EVENT | RSVP

10:30 a.m. | Tom Mikulin, Global Director of Product Development, Industrial Scientific | Suite 6329 Sennott Square, 210 S. Bouquet Street | RSVP

11 a.m. – 3 p.m. | PNC Bank BBQ: Fun, Food, and Networking with Technology & Innovation Team Members | 2nd Floor Lobby Sennott Square |  RSVP

Noon | Mike Callas, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting | VIRTUAL EVENT | RSVP

1 – 4 p.m. | Meet Technical Professionals from FAST Enterprises | Fifth Floor Lobby Space, Sennott Square

2 p.m. | Rahul Balanadu, Senior Director of IT, Thermo Fisher Scientific | VIRTUAL EVENT | RSVP | Zoom Information 

3:00pm | Paul Palicki, Global Head of Enterprise Risk Engineering, BNY Mellon | 5317 Sennott Square, 210 S. Bouquet Street | RSVP

3:30 p.m. | Nate Homitsky, VP of Business Operations, Aerotech | Suite 6329 Sennott Square, 210 S. Bouquet Street | RSVP

Thursday, September 21: Computing and Information Career Fair

9 – 11 a.m. | Pre-Fair Networking Event, hosted by KTP | Dining Rooms A/B/C, William Pitt Union
Join KTP for a light breakfast and networking with members of the SCI Corporate Partnership Program! | Registration RequiredRSVP

11 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Computing & Information Career Fair | William Pitt Union
Meet recruiters and technical professionals from over 75 employers!  Sign up in Handshake today!

11 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Self Care Station Hosted By OASIS | Kurtzman Room, William Pitt Union
Need a break?  A confidence boost?  Have a question?  Need some tips for career fair success?  Stop by to meet with OASIS club members and the SCI Office of Student Success.

Friday, September 22: Innovation and Entrepreneurialism

10 – 11 a.m. | Entrepeneurship Essentials | IS Building, Third Floor
Interested in learning more about entrepreneurship and valuable resources available to Pitt students? Join the discussion with Innovation Works, the Big Idea Center, Pitt's Student Ventures Club, and the Pitt Challenge Hackathon organizers!

11 a.m. - Noon | Ask the Experts: Resource Tabling & Networking | IS Building, Third Floor
Innovation Works, the Big Idea Center, and Pitt’s Student Venture Club will be available to answer more individualized questions. Plus, meet with other students interested in innovation!