PNW Women in Engineering and Technology student organization hosts meeting
Cassidee Jacobsen, an after-sales manager with Dekker Vacuum Technologies of Michigan City and a Purdue University Northwest alumna, will speak to the PNW Women in Engineering and Technology student organization Wednesday, Feb. 22.
The free event is from 12:15 to 1:30 p.m. in Technology Building Room 015 of the Westville Campus. Refreshments will be provided.
Cassidee Jacobsen Background
Jacobsen, of Valparaiso, earned a degree in mechanical engineering with a minor in electrical engineering from Purdue North Central in 2012. She has been with Dekker for four years.
While at PNC, she received the 2009 Women in Engineering and Technology scholarship. Jacobsen, a wife and a mother of three children, gave birth to her oldest child during her freshman year.
Dekker Vacuum is an industrial vacuum manufacturer that serves a wide range of industries.
About Women in Engineering and Technology
The Westville Campus Women in Engineering and Technology organization seeks to encourage and empower women to take advantage of opportunities in engineering and technology professions.
Further information may be obtained by contacting PNW student Sarah Vavrek at email@example.com or PNW Associate Professor of Construction Engineering & Management Technology Martha Garcia-Saenz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Purdue University Northwest
Purdue University Northwest (PNW), a comprehensive regional university within the Purdue University system, has two campuses in Hammond and Westville in Northwest Indiana. The university was formed by the unification in 2016 of the former Purdue University Calumet and Purdue University North Central. With more than 15,000 students and nearly 70 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, Purdue Northwest is Indiana’s fifth largest public university.