American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)

Welcome to the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Student Section of Northern Illinois University (NIU)

The purpose of the Student Section is to enhance and support the education of its members. In addition, participation in Student Section activities enables members to begin building a networking base throughout the safety profession on a local, state, and national level. Safety is important to everyone. Therefore, membership in the Student Section is open to all majors.  Note that attendance at meetings after the 3rd meeting in a semester will require payment of Student Section membership dues, unless special permission has been granted by the Student Section Executive or Faculty Advisor.

What can the ASSE do for you?

  • Meetings with guest speakers from a wide range of occupations.
  • The opportunity to develop leadership skills.
  • Begin building a respectable resume.
  • Interaction with professional community.
  • Support and counseling from peers and professionals.
  • Advancement in Ergonomics.
  • Certification in Occupational Safety and Health Standards

The ASSE National website is at www.asse.org

The Northeastern Illinois (NEIL) Chapter of ASSE is the parent Chapter of the NIU ASSE Student Section.

The Student Section Advisor is NIU faculty member  Dr. William J. Mills , III, Ph.D., M.Sc., CIH, C.Chem.

Office Phone: 815-753-5366

E-mail: wmills11@niu.edu

last updated: 20140316   updated by: WJM

APRIL 30, 2014 STUDENT  SECTION APPAREL ORDERS HAVE BEEN PLACED.

  1. PLEASE PROVIDE PAYMENT  ASAP TO ONE OF 2014-15 EXECUTIVE MEMBERS OR DR. MILLS.  NO APPAREL CAN BE PICKED UP WITHOUT PAYMENT!
  2. PLEASE PROVIDE CYMONE OR DR. MILLS WITH YOUR CONTACT INFO FOR THE SUMMER SO THAT WE CAN NOTIFY YOU OF THE APPAREL ARRIVAL

Outstanding Student Section Award application deemed complete-  NIU ASSE Student Section receives $500.

Next NIU ASSE Student Chapter Meeting :

End of year gathering...

Wedneday April 30

5-6 pm in SG 211

sandwiches and beverages served.

COME OUT AND MINGLE

Next  ASSE NEIL Chapter Meeting

The student presentations from the April 25, 2014 NEIL meeting are posted under the "Presentations" tab on the left side of the web page

Friday May 16

1130 hrs

Maggiano’s

Schaumburg, IL

NEIL Monthly Meeting

Presentation:  How the Safety Professionals Get Buy In from Top Executives on EHS