Student Experiences at Eaton Corporation

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Figure 1. Students presenting their research to Eaton R&D scientists and employees at the first Eaton event in Southfield, Michigan, on November 2, 2018.


LSMRCE is pleased to partner with Eaton Corporation, a leader in power management technologies, to host several career development events for undergraduate and graduate STEM students across the country.

Each event will be unique and feature the different Eaton facilities, such as R&D laboratories and innovation centers. The event agendas have been developed in collaboration with the local LSAMP alliance to meet the professionalization needs of their scholars. This event is organized and hosted by the Eaton iConnect employee group.

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Figure 2. Eaton research scientists sharing their career pathway with attendees at the Eaton event on November 2, 2018.


All events will provide the following experiences:
  • Highlight the STEM careers that exist in Eaton’s industries
  • Learn more about Eaton as an organization
  • Opportunity to engage with Eaton scientists and employees
Some events also include:
  • Tour of the Eaton facilities
  • Competitive poster session for students
  • Learn about internship and co-op opportunities at Eaton
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Figure 3. Student presenting research poster to Eaton representative.


This event is for undergraduate and graduate students majoring in STEM who are interested in learning about career pathways in the power management industry in corporate America. This event is open to scholars of the Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) programs, including partners of the Louis Stokes Midwest Regional Center of Excellence (LSMRCE). In addition, we encourage higher education institutions local to the Eaton facility to inquire on space availability.


Below is a list of the current Eaton events. All events require pre-registration. Pre-registration is required by the Eaton security office and no walk-ins can be accepted. Click on the individual events to learn more and register to attend!

February 21, 2020 – Cleveland, OH (Eaton North American HQ)


At Eaton, we make what matters work—creating exciting new power management technologies that keep the world moving every day. Our customers come from some of the most mission-critical industries on the planet. And they look to Eaton to design novel solutions that make their products and services more efficient, reliable, sustainable and safe.

Eaton is a power management company with 2018 sales of $21.6 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. We have approximately 100,000 employees and sell products to customers in more than 175 countries.

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Contact Deb Cole, LSMRCE Project Manager, at or call 1-317-278-4753.