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Sail is a one-day event held at the Thomas M. Siebel Center for Computer Science at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Come learn more about computer science and life at the University of Illinois through classes taught by current students on topics ranging from Machine Learning and Virtual Reality to Game Theory and Quantum Mechanics to How to Land Your First Internship. We have over 70+ courses so there is no lack of topics or content!
The best part, it is completely free to attend and we’ll be providing attendees with breakfast, lunch, dinner, and lots of swag!
We also have limited transportation by bus from several locations in and around Chicago.
Learn more and sign up at: sail.cs.illinois.edu
Students who are in their Junior or Senior year, with strong CS skills and experience, are invited to apply to Power Up Tech Academy this summer to be Teaching Assistants at our Coding, Minecraft and Digital Media camps for kids ages 6-15.
You will assist an instructor in teaching, motivating, and supervising a small group of kids as they learn new tech skills in a hands-on environment. All camps also include a period of daily outdoor break time, and you will help with looking after the kids during this time too. Our campers have a lot of energy and we need you to be able to keep up with them!
We are looking for Teaching Assistants who are smart, hard-working, enthusiastic and able to communicate effectively with both kids and adults. You should know at least 2-3 programming languages, and be comfortable picking up new tech skills. We also are looking for Minecraft experience and YouTube/Video production skills for some camps.
This is a paid position. You will be assigned to work specific camps and your schedule will vary from week to week, including some weeks off.
Camps are located at 2867 N Clybourn Ave, Chicago.
To apply, please send your resume and an email explaining why you are qualified for this job to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will be interviewing and hiring on a rolling basis, so early applications are encouraged and this posting will end when the jobs are filled.
All candidates are encouraged to read about our summer camps at https://powerupta.com/chi/summercatalog.html to become familiar with our programs.