Through its many programs and activities, the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) connects manufacturing practitioners to each other, to the latest technology and the most up-to-date processes spanning all manufacturing industries and disciplines, plus the key areas of aerospace and defense, medical device, motor vehicles, including motorsports, oil and gas, and alternative energy.
The Society of Manufacturing Engineers chapter s297 in relation with the Manufacturing department and the College of Engineering and Computer Science seek to awake in the student the intuition that is required from an engineer in any reputable company. By assigning projects and providing seminars we develop necessary leadership skills in the student to be prepare for any challenge the student can encounter in an internship of in the job field. We develop the student communication skill that the student can implement in particular situations by assigning presentations, arrange practice interviews and providing training. We develop tooling skills that are essential in the field of manufacturing by exposing student to unforgettable experiences and hands on activities in our well equipped Hi-bay. And at the end of the day, we go home knowing that we had made long lasting friendships and that our educations get us closer to a honorable career as Engineering is. We are SME, Ordinary people doing extraordinary things.