- Imagine you are preparing for an upcoming interview. Select 2 non-technical skills (e.g. leadership, creativity, problem solver, initiative, team player etc, etc) from your individual resume (it needs to be on your resume) and submit 2 separate STAR response to a scenario where you have used these skills. Each response should be no more than half-page. [Situation, Task, Action, Results]
- Write a brief personal statement in the form of a letter (using complete sentences structure). This should be no more than 2-pages. Your response must be organized and incorporates a response to each bullet. Make sure to include the following:
a. Your full name.
b. Where you are from and where you currently reside.
c. Describe your specific are of interest within electrical engineering (i.e., communications & network, energy & power, signal processing, cybersecurity, computer engineering, embedded systems etc.)
d. Describe your strengths/weaknesses.
e. Describe your employment experience over the past 2 to 3 years (include co-ops,
internships, and any supervisory experience).
f. List the reasons why you chose to go to this University for your higher
education learning experience.
g. Describe your expectations for this course (be sure to discuss this in the context
of your short-term academic and career goals).
h. Describe your career goals and where you see yourself in 5 years.
i. Describe your best and worst experiences in a team setting.
j. Describe how you will deal with (or are dealing with) adversity this semester.
k. Describe your hobbies and extracurricular activities.
l. Describe any personal obstacles you had to overcome to get to this point in your academic career.