Wanda Turpin is the administrative specialist for our Engineering Professional Practice office. Her role keeps her on the forefront of the program, providing information, coordinating appointments with advisors, and planning events like the Engineering Expo or the annual cookout.
Engineering Vols visit companies in Huntsville, Alabama on a VOLSTrek spring break trip.
“Our spring banquet provides an opportunity to recognize students that have chosen to add experience to their education,” said program director Todd Reeves. “We are grateful to Mike Stone for providing the resources for the Stone Leadership program which also provides for the funding of this event.”
She comes to the role with more than 20 years of experience in engineering industries, specifically in manufacturing. Shortt worked closely with the Professional Practice office in her previous position, and also with UT’s Center for Career Development and other universities across the Southeast.
The Fall 2017 Engineering Expo was a tremendous success, setting new records for attendance by both visiting companies and students. The Office of Engineering Professional Practice hosted the expo on Thursday, Sept 21, in Thompson-Boling Arena. The event offers a day for companies to connect with engineering students for their cooperative education (co-op) and internship […]
The semester-opening event welcomes students to campus and encourages participation in cooperative education and internship education programs.