MSU School of Packaging Career Fair
January 27th and 28th, 2016
Thank you for your interest in the students at the School of Packaging at Michigan State University. The School of Packaging will be holding its annual career fair on January 27th and 28th at the Kellogg Center. Please use the following link to register for the fair: https://msu-csm.symplicity.com/events/SoPCF2016
We are handling payment processing slightly different this year. As you complete your registration, you will be asked if you want to pay by check or by credit card.
For payments by check: You will be issued an invoice with your confirmation e-mail. The invoice is payable immediately upon receipt. Once payment is received and processed you will receive an updated invoice showing payment. This is your proof of registration for the fair.
For payments by ANY Credit Card: As there are numerous requests for alternate payment methods besides Visa or MasterCard, the decision has been made to process all credit cards through the MSU Career Fair payment site. Please paste the following link into your browser which will direct you to the MSU career fair credit card payment site:
1) Click on Career Fair/Event Payments
2) Click on the School of Packaging Career Fair
3) Complete the requested information.
Once your card is processed the system will automatically send you a receipt. Once the payment has been entered into your event registration you will be forwarded the payment receipt under a separate e-mail.
Thank you again for your continued support of the students of the School of Packaging!
POSITIONS OPEN AT THE SoP (open until filled):
Assistant Professor, Polymer Chemist (Tenure Faculty) Position now open at the School of Packaging: Please read the following PDF document for position description and follow the link in the PDF to apply.
Fixed-Term Faculty Position now open at the School of Packaging: Please read the following PDF document for position description and follow the link in the PDF to apply.
The School of Packaging is pleased to announce that three students have won scholarships from national associations.
The MSU team of seniors AnnMarie Yaccarino, Jillian Bickley, Max Skradski, and Genevieve Gagnier won second place for their proposal of a packaging line dedicated to package and ship a fictional pharmaceutical company’s new fast-dissolve OTC product.
The Institute of Materials Minerals and Mining has awarded its 2015 International Medal to Ron Iwaszkiewicz
Susan E. Selke has been named director of the Michigan State University School of Packaging, effective immediately.
Selke served as acting director from 2007 to 2009 and was serving as associate director at the time of the new appointment. She is a professor in the School of Packaging and an adjunct professor of chemical engineering in the College of Engineering at MSU.
At the April 17 Board of Trustees meeting, 36 students were recognized with Board of Trustees’ Awards for having the highest scholastic average at the close of their last semester in attendance at Michigan State University.
Date: October 15, 2015 - December 11, 2015
Location: Room 100 School of Packaging
The School of Packaging Seminar Series was initiated in 2010 to encourage the exchange of ideas across different disciplines as they apply to packaging. The goal is to provide a forum for faculty researchers and students to discuss advances in packaging science and specific research needs that will strengthen the packaging discipline. Each year we also invite distinguished professionals from Michigan and across the United States to the School to give presentations on topics of current interest. The variety of the seminars presented is crucial to the success of our Seminar Series
Date: October 16, 2015 - August 27, 2015
Location: MSU School of Packaging Ternes Outreach Center
The online version of the Virtual Package Design and Prototyping Course for Industry members opened on August 25, 2015. Participants may start the course at any time until early October 2015.
Date: November 10, 2015 - November 12, 2015
Location: MSU School of Packaging's Ternes Outreach Center
This hands-on workshop is designed for those who have a role in managing packaging for food and related operations within their organizations. The workshop will offer full insight in all aspects of food packaging including function, materials, systems and processes, shelf life estimation, active packaging, modified atmosphere packaging, distribution, food security and more!
Date: October 9, 2015 - October 10, 2015
Location: MSU Union
ODP encourages all to connect and engage with alumnae working in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields, expand your professional network, and acquire tools and knowledge that can assist you in furthering your career objectives at Making a STATEment: MSU Women in STEM conference.
Date: November 14, 2015
Location: MSU Pavilion
40th Annual AutumnFest
MSU Pavilion for Agriculture & Livestock Education
Starts 3.5 hours before the kickoff of the MSU vs. Maryland football game.
For more information visit the AutumnFest website at http://www.canr.msu.edu/alumni_donors/alumni/autumnfest