Google Tour

What:
Tour of Google led by SJSU Human Factors & Ergonomics alumnus Wendy Wu.

When:
Friday, February 23rd at 1 pm
Arrive 10 minutes early to get your badge!

Where:
1501 Salado Dr.
Mountain View, CA 94043

How:
Sign up at https://drive.google.com/open?id=1gQL1HYO9vxZRLPMlqzSv3JOSfnxss5hnqYhOakWhBXg
Limited to 30 people. First come, first served with priority going to paid HFES members!

Hope to see you there!

Spring 2018 Kickoff

Come kickoff the Spring semester with us at San Jose Bar & Grill. It will be a great opportunity to connect and meet current HFES students and alumni, eat tasty food, and hang out!

When:
Friday, February 2nd at 7pm

Where:
San Jose Bar & Grill
85 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113
About a 5-10 minute walk from campus.

Hope to see you all there!

Portfolio & Resume Workshop

SJSU HFES will be hosting a Resume and Portfolio Workshop going over how to stand out with your resume and portfolio when applying for internships and jobs.

We have amazing guest speakers/reviewers from LinkedIn, Google, and Walmart coming to review portfolios and resumes.

When:
Thursday, February 1st at 6:00 pm

Where:
Science building, Room 253

How:
If you’d like your resume reviewed, please email it to sjsuhfes1@gmail.com

If you’d like your portfolio reviewed, please fill out this form:
https://goo.gl/forms/HTaM9j8Zknm6PFdG2

Hope to see you there!

Upcoming workshop: Networking for Introverts

Join us for a networking workshop presented by seasoned UX professionals Mhaire Fraiser and Amy Lew Kleinerman!
Learn tips, tricks, and methods for navigating the world of networking, including how to avoid potentially awkward or uncomfortable situations and how to build solid connections in the professional realm!
Food will be provided!

Where:
IDEAS Lab SJSU Student Union East

When:
Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 at 7:00pm

How:
RSVP through this Google form (so we know how much food to get):
https://goo.gl/aVx2Gu

HFES International Conference in Austin

This year the HFES International Conference was held in Austin and we had 29 of our student members attend!

On Tuesday we had a Faculty, Students, and Alumni Lunch at Manuel’s. There was an interactive poster session on Tuesday night where students presented their posters and answered questions to interested members. On Wednesday, our very own Mary presented with her research partner, Katherine, on gamifying wearable devices in healthcare. On Thursday, Tricia gave a presentation on Personality Measurement and Design in Human Robot Interaction. Also, our faculty advisor, Dr. Dan Nathan Roberts was a part of a speaker’s panel about creating safer and more effective mobile access in healthcare.

Group photo of SJSU at Manuel’s in Austin.

Levi, on the left, with his poster on visual gaze and expectations of trip hazards

Derek presenting his poster on child computer interaction

Madison, on the left, speaking about gamification.

Vasudha, right, in front of her poster about gestural interactions.

Our faculty advisor, Dr. Dan Nathan-Roberts with one of our student members, Joe.

Mary and Katherine giving a presentation about gamification techniques in wearable devices.

Tricia presenting her systematic review of Human Robot Interaction.

Dr. Dan Nathan-Roberts, second from the right, a part of a speakers panel on mobile access in healthcare

 

 

Oracle Design Thinking Workshop

SJSU members were invited to Oracle’s campus to participate in a design thinking workshop where students worked together in groups to complete a design challenge. There was also a speaker panel combined of UX researchers, designers, and project managers that explained their day to day and gave answered questions from aspiring students.

Thank you Oracle for hosting SJSU HFES!

Facebook Tour

SJSU HFES was invited to Facebook to check out their campus and learn about the user experience research process. Students had the opportunity to check out the campus, learn about different research methods, and ask Facebook researchers questions about some of the interesting research questions they tackle at Facebook.

Thank you so much Tiffany for hosting SJSU HFES at Facebook!