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Architecture, Construction, Engineering Students (ACES) Resources

ACES can help you achieve more in school and reach your higher education goals. Below are resources to help you get a head start.

  • Job Placement Program and Career Development Services for Engineering and Technology (E&T) Students. 
    To better serve the employment needs of our engineering and technology students, the Engineering and Technology Department at East Los Angeles College (ELAC) is kindly requesting the following personal information, and information regarding the student's academic & work experience. The purpose of this information is to identify E&T students that successfully match the job requirements to what an employer is looking for in terms of personal and technical skill sets. If you have any questions please contact their AJCC (America Job Center of California) contact, Diana Ynostros at ynostrd@elac.edu or E&T chairperson, Humberto Galleogs at gallegha@elac.edu
    Check out the Internship and Job Placement Form.
     
  • Legal Careers
    Opportunities in the Legal Field are growing faster than ever! Launch your career in Law, Government, Paralegal, Regulatory, Public Service, Global Trade, and Diplomacy Professional Fields! 
  • Emergency Broadband Benefit:
    The Emergency Broadband Benefit is a Federal Communications Commission Program (FCC) to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. This new benefit will connect eligible households to jobs, critical healthcare services, virtual classrooms, and so much more. 

    The Emergency Broadband Benefit will provide a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.

    More information here 

  • NASA Fall 2021 Internship

    NASA Interns use their creativity and innovation to work on projects impacting NASA's mission, such as returning to the Moon. As a NASA intern, you will be part of an amazing team that is dedicated to space exploration. You will work with leading experts and gain valuable experience as you participate in research and mission projects. Come dream with us and change the future. Applicants for this internship must be U.S. citizens. Fall 2021 Application Deadline: July 9th

    More information available here.

  • Quantum Summer School with IBM Quantum 

    Want to develop in-depth, real world skills in quantum computing? Our Quantum Summer School is for you! This 4-week course provides an introduction to quantum computing. The aim is to expose students to this emerging field while providing them with real-world programming skills for quantum computers. Through daily lectures and labs, students learn about foundational concepts in quantum computation, including quantum mechanics, quantum computation and information, and quantum algorithms. Dates: July 12 - August 6, 2021 9:00 AM- 1:00 PM PST daily (Monday - Friday).

    More information available here.

    * Cost: $1190 – Full and partial scholarships are available for students with financial need or from traditionally underrepresented backgrounds.

  • SEI: Building Leaders for a Resilient World 

    SEI is an environmental nonprofit that builds leaders to drive sustainability solutions. For over 20 years, SEI has partnered with schools, communities, and businesses to develop a sustainability leadership pathway from elementary school to early career. Our flagship programs educate and empower students and emerging professionals to create thriving, resilient communities.

    More information available here.

  • Energize Schools

    Energize Schools curriculum engages students in sustainability projects and develops valuable career skills. ​Curriculum is aligned with Common Core, California Career Technical Education, and Next Generation Science Standards. Curriculum is available at no cost.                     

    More information here.