Event will highlight opportunities, challenges and rewards of engineering and computer science careers

October 24, 2007

DEARBORN / Oct 24, 2007---Students interested in a career in engineering or computer science should attend “Career Night” at the University of Michigan-Dearborn on Nov. 13 to find out about career opportunities available in those fields.

The event will take place from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the campus’s Institute for Advanced Vehicle Systems Building, located off of Evergreen Road. The program will explore jobs and careers for students interested in attending UM-Dearborn’s College of Engineering and Computer Science.

Students and parents will hear first-hand from engineers and computer scientists about the opportunities, challenges and rewards of pursuing a career and working as professionals, according to Christopher Tremblay, director of admissions and orientation at UM-Dearborn. In addition, participants can meet with faculty members, current students and alumni.

“Career Night provides a great wealth of information to prospective students and their families,” Tremblay said. “By sharing alumni success stories and connecting degrees to jobs in the field, we are able to showcase how a Michigan degree makes the difference.”

For more information on and to register for UM-Dearborn’s “Career Night” event, contact the Office of Admissions and Orientation at 313-593-5100 or visit http://www.umd.umich.edu/visitsandevents.



CONTACT: Jennifer Sroka
PHONE: 313-593-5644
The Office of University Relations
Room 1040, Administration Building
University of Michigan-Dearborn