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How To Get Involved in Your Materials Science Community

As a student or young professional, how can you get involved in your local materials science community?

๐Ÿ”— Join the MSE professional societies (ASM, TMS, ACerS, AIST)

๐Ÿ”— Join your local Material Advantage student chapter

๐Ÿ”— Stay active in online communities (e.g. r/materials on Reddit)

๐Ÿ”— Get involved with relevant student organizations at your school

๐Ÿ”— Attend conferences and expand your network

๐Ÿ”— Get involved in a research lab or makerspace

๐Ÿ”— If all else fails, create your own community and recruit other MSE enthusiasts!

And feel free to reach out to us if youโ€™re looking to get more involved in the Materials Science and Engineering community. Weโ€™re happy to help!

What other ways have you found effective to meet other MSEs and join a greater community? ๐Ÿ‘‡

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