– Suggested Books, Journals, or Websites

Perry’s Chemical Engineers Handbook (available online for free at AIChE Global for student members)

Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers – Stanley J Farlow

UIC’s Chemical Engineering Department News and Events

http://che.uic.edu/

Makerlab Project Ideas and Parts   

https://www.adafruit.com/

General Science/Tech News

http://www.wired.com/

Royal Society of Chemistry Webnews

https://www.chemistryworld.com/

Chemical & Engineering News Webnews and Online Journal

http://cen.acs.org/index.html

Blog Webnews feed for Science and Tech

http://blog.grabcad.com/

– Online Tools, References and Course Help

Engineering Toolbox (References, Equations)

http://www.engineeringtoolbox.com/

NIST Webbook (Standard References)

http://webbook.nist.gov/chemistry/

Free Online Course Help

https://www.khanacademy.org/

Online Course Help – Free for AIChE @ UIC Members!!!

https://www.clutchprep.com/

Online Course Help, Solution Manuals and Books (pay for some services)

http://www.chegg.com/

Online Books (such as Perry’s Handbook)- Many free for Student Members

https://www.aiche.org/resources/elibrary

– Question Boards

General Questions and Discussions on AIChE Platform

https://engage.aiche.org/communities/community-home?communitykey=42909864-e27a-4b4c-b89a-2e3d719b03e4&tab=groupdetails

General Questions and Discussions about College Life, Engineering, etc

http://www.collegeconfidential.com/

Chemical Engineering Discussion Board

https://www.reddit.com/r/ChemicalEngineering/

– Certificates, Courses and Additional Training

Online Learning (Free for UIC Students)  

https://www.lynda.com/

Online Learning (Free to learn, pay for certificate)

https://www.coursera.org/

UIC’s IIE Hosts Six Sigma and Six Sigma Lean Training (small fee)

http://uic.orgsync.com/org/iie/Six_Sigma_Certification

OSHA Safety Certification

https://www.osha.gov/dte/

Online Learning for ChE (Many free modules for Student Members)

https://www.aiche.org/academy/

Online Learning (Free to learn, pay for certificate)

https://www.edx.org/

Online Learning (Free to learn, pay for certificate)

https://www.udemy.com

Online Learning (Free to learn, pay for certificate)

https://www.codecademy.com

– Awards / Competitions

AIChE Awards and Competitions

https://www.aiche.org/community/awards/student-awards-competitions

UIC’s Sustainability Fee Design

https://sustainability.uic.edu/campus-resources/sustainability-fee/

– Research Opportunities

Research Opportunities at UIC

http://che.uic.edu/areas-labs/

Research Opportunities through the REU Program

https://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/

– Get Involved

AIChE at UIC:

http://aiche.uic.edu/

AIChE Chicago Chapter

https://www.aiche.org/community/sites/local-sections/chicago

AIChE Global

https://www.aiche.org/

Women in Engineering @ UIC

http://wiep.engr.uic.edu/

Society of Women Engineers @ UIC

http://swe.engr.uic.edu/

National Society of Black Engineers @ UIC

http://www.nsbe-uic.org/

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers @ UIC

www.shpeuic.org

Engineers without Boarders- Chicago Chapter

http://ewb-usa-chicago.org/

Engineers without Boards @ UIC (Currently being restarted)

Contact: jtaski2@uic.edu

Chicago Council on Science and Technology

https://www.c2st.org/

Complete Listing of all UIC based Engineer Related Student Organizations

http://ecc.engr.uic.edu/student-engineering-societies/

– Conferences

AIChE Student Conference

https://www.aiche.org/conferences/annual-aiche-student-conference/2017

ACS- August 20-24, 2017 National Meeting and Expo

https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/meetings/fall-2017.html?cid=home_meetings

Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference | Making Our Way to a Sustainable Tomorrow | June 13-15, 2017

http://www.gcande.org/?cid=home_meetings

2017 Air & Waste Management Association’s Annual Conference & Exhibition (ACE) June 25-28, 2018  

https://www.awma.org/ace2018

American Physical Society (APS)

http://www.aps.org/meetings/april/index.cfm

– Poster, Paper or Presentation Competitions/Opportunities

UIC All Major Undergraduate Research Forum (Spring)

https://ure.uic.edu/symposium_list.php

April Meeting for Chicago AIChE Chapter has Research Expo with Awards

https://www.aiche.org/community/sites/local-sections/chicago

Chicago Area Undergraduate Research Symposium (Spring)

http://www.caurs.com/

– Scholarships

AthenaVisual AIChE Scholarship

http://aiche.uic.edu/athenavisual/

AIChE Global Scholarships and Awards

https://www.aiche.org/community/awards/student-awards-competitions

UIC’s Scholarship and Financial Aid Searches

http://che.uic.edu/scholarships/

General Scholarship Search

https://www.fastweb.com/

General Scholarship Search

https://www.scholarships.com/scholarship-search

General Scholarship Search

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search

General Scholarship Search

https://www.collegenet.com/elect/app/app

General Scholarship Search

http://www.scholarshipmonkey.com/

General Scholarship Search

https://www.niche.com/colleges/scholarships/?major=engineering

United Negro College Fund Scholarship

https://www.uncf.org/scholarships

National Association for Surface Finishing

http://www.nasf.org/education/scholarships/

Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development

http://www.odebrechtaward.com/award/

American Society for NonDestructive Testing

https://www.asnt.org/

Freemont Foundation Scholarship

http://www.freemontfoundation.com/

– Job and Internship Searches

AIChE Globals Job Posting Board

http://careerengineer.aiche.org/jobseeker/search/results/

UIC’s Own Internship and Job Posting

https://uic-csm.symplicity.com/

UIC’s Freshman Internship Program

http://ecc.engr.uic.edu/freshman-internship-program/

General Entry Level and Internship Search

https://collegegrad.com/

Specific to Engineers Search Engine

http://www.engineerjobs.com/

Career Info and Sector Specific Searches

https://www.onetonline.org/

Career Advise and Job Search from Science Journal

http://www.sciencemag.org/careers

Career Advise and Job Search from C&EN Journal

https://chemistryjobs-acs-org.proxy.cc.uic.edu/

General Search Engine

http://www.indeed.com/

General Search Engine

https://www.glassdoor.com/index.htm

 General Search Engine

www.linkup.com

General Search Engine

http://www.careerbuilder.com

– Career and PE Information

General AIChE Career Resources

https://www.aiche.org/resources/careers

Career Guide from National Academies

http://www.nationalacademies.org/careerguides/

UIC’s Engineering Career Center Site- Advice including Tips and Templates

http://ecc.engr.uic.edu/

Bureau of Labor Statistics

https://www.bls.gov/ooh/architecture-and-engineering/chemical-engineers.htm

Info on Professional Engineering Exam

https://www.aiche.org/resources/careers/professional-engineering-licensure

AIChE Salary Survey

https://www.aiche.org/resources/publications/cep/editorial-calendar/2017-aiche-salary-survey

Career Info and Sector Specific Job Searches

https://www.onetonline.org/

Career Advise and Job Search from Science Magazine

http://www.sciencemag.org/careers

Career Advise and Job Search from C&EN Journal

https://chemistryjobs-acs-org.proxy.cc.uic.edu/

Career and Job Search Advise

https://www.livecareer.com/quintessential

– Graduate School

Ranking and Discussion of Graduate Schools based on NRC (National Research Council)

http://www.chronicle.com/article/NRC-Rankings-Overview-/124712/

Discussions of Graduate Schools, Career Advise, etc.  Much Sourced from NRC.

http://www.phds.org/

Additional Graduate School Rankings and Advise

https://www.petersons.com/graduate-schools.aspx

Additional Graduate School Ranking and Advise

https://www.usnews.com/best-graduate-schools