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Experiment gained working as a student assistant
Student Assistant (Former Employee), Beaumont,TexasAugust 17, 2014
Pros: learnt new things
Cons: people from different background had different views of things that sometimes was uncomfortable.
As a student assistant I had to help my professor in various ways,like I had to invigilate their examinations,solve their queries regarding the course,update them with any additional materials included in syllabus etc.I have learnt a lot working as an assistant because I believe we can gain knowledge and experience if had a variety of people around – more... us.But it was also tough to cope up with them as they were from different background but I found it challenging as well as interesting. – less
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Education
Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee), Beaumont, TXJuly 23, 2014
Pros: highly informative, healthy environment
Education system is highly practical and industry oriented. The projects we do in our courses are often the ones Engineers deal with , in companies.
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Lab instructor
Student Assistant for General Studies (Current Employee), Beaumont, TXJuly 14, 2014
Lab instructor for Introduction to Physical Geology course. Instructed labs over mineral identification, formation of the three rock types, map contouring, and karst topography. Provided additional assistance to students in need. Provided timely feedback and grades to guarantee students would have the best chance at success in the class.
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Good step if under the right professor
Research Assistant (Former Employee), BeaumontJuly 7, 2014
All depends on whom working with
I got great experience working with FEA ANSYS
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Great Place To Work
Adjunct Instructor - College of Arts and Sciences (Current Employee), Beaumont, TXMay 22, 2014
Great place to work and begin a career. You can maintain a great work life and home life balance. People are very friendly. There is a great amount of time spent on professional development.
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Nice place to work
Web developer (Graduate Assistant - Webmaster) (Current Employee), Beaumont, TXMay 11, 2014
This two years were really a great time in my life.
As worked with faculty member learned a lot of thinks.
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Graduate Student Assistant - Great place to work and study
Student Assistant (Former Employee), Beaumont, TX 77710May 7, 2014
I was happy to work as graduate student assistant while studying in same university. I was very interesting time. I helped undergraduates in Math Lab, conducted help sessions in calculus I, II and III classes and worked on a research under the title “Comparing PCA, SVD, and NMF on USA Mortality Data” using R Statistical package. All of employes are – more... in Lamar, very nice and willing to help as I did. – less
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Great University to work for
Technical Assistant (Current Employee), Beaumont, TXAugust 28, 2013
I have found my experience very pleasant. Staff is very nice and people are usually polite and humble.
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Good place to work while in college
Student Assistant (Former Employee), Beaumont, TXAugust 20, 2013
Professors understand you have school work and allow you to do it during your down time at work.
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Great Place to study
Student Projects (Former Employee), Beaumont, TXMay 25, 2013
Pros: flexibility in classes
Cons: not happening city
Great organisation to study and work. I learned many technical and management stuff. The Staff is very helpful and generous.
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Flexible
GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANT- Graded (Current Employee), Beaumont, TXMay 13, 2013
It is a art time job
Deal with student
Wrote two papers with my professor
When I should do the routine job for 200 students
When I was learning
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FAST PACED
INTER LIBRARY LOAN CORRESPONDENT (Former Employee), Beaumont, TXMay 8, 2013
I WORKED THE INTER LIBRARY LOAN PORTION OF THE LIBRARY. THE WORK WAS VERY FAST PACED, AND THE COWORKERS WERE ALL VERY FRIENDLY AND WELCOMING. I WOULD RETURN, HAD I NOT GRADUATED
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Lamar University is a great place to get a degree!
Student (Current Employee), Beaumont, TXMay 2, 2013
Pros: student/instructor ratio
Cons: limited courses
Great University with a beautiful campus. Study help is available and also programs designed for student success.
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this is a organization that organized by the professor and company. all the students would have a conference in this organization periodically.
Member of Accounting Society (Former Employee), Beaumont, TXApril 12, 2013
conference-----.To know more Knowledge about the CPA exam. this is just a kind of organization that put all the people who are in the accounting area. i have been enjoy all the conversation with those student who already had a job.
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loved working with friends and planning events
Student Director (Former Employee), Beaumont, TxMarch 26, 2013
Pros: was able to do homework at work, and work and plan events with friends
Cons: low pay, short hours
Plan and put on events for the Fall and Spring Semesters,
Coordinate Student Organization Co- sponsorship, event evaluation,
money handling, reservations, poster/ flyer approval for campus posting,
Coordinates with students and staff to develop activities, programs, and initiatives
related to student life. Implementing computer lab rules and regulations, – more... insure that
students have all that they need to accomplish their school work on our computers, and
complete all task assigned by supervisors in a timely manner.
-Working as a student director helped me a great deal; by allowing me to use
my creative side, leadership skills, as well as developing negotiation skills
and budgeting. – less
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Good place to learn
Research Assistant (Chemical Engineering) (Current Employee), Beaumont, TXMarch 3, 2013
* Working on various state funded projects
* Preparing proposals
* Learnt CFD Simulations, Flare Operations, Proposal/Report writing
*Co-workers were good and fun to work with
*Most enjoyable: Flexible hours
*Most hardest part: Setting up hardware
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Great easy job
Service Desk Technician (Former Employee), Beaumont, TXFebruary 20, 2013
Easiest Job ever. Lots of fun except when the school sent out automated call announcements then the call center would get flooded with calls. I was able to get a lot of homework done on the job while getting paid
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a good place to study
Web Master, Research Assistant (Former Employee), Beaumont, TXDecember 12, 2012
I like the southern style life on campus :-) I studied my master's in computer science here and professors were nice and professional.
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enhance my knowledge on chemicals
Student Assistant (Current Employee), Beaumont, TXOctober 29, 2012
Pros: nil
Cons: flexible timings
i learned working friendly with co-workers
by working with this company i learned time management
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An interesting and a dynamic field
Chief Investment Officer (Former Employee), Beaumont, TXOctober 17, 2012
Polished my financial skills while working as Chief Investment Officer and a Financial Analyst of the fund

About Lamar University

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