New SHPE Year
SHPE DFW welcomes you to our 2013-2014 SHPE Year (July-June). Our chapter is excited to continue growing our members professionally, working with our local North Texas SHPE college chapters, and enriching our local community through Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) awareness and support.
SHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize their fullest potential and impacts the world through STEM awareness, access, support and development.
SHPE's vision is a world where Hispanics are highly valued and influential as the leading innovators, scientists, mathematicians and engineers.
Membership is only $45 (free for recent grads) and provides access to a wealth of resources within the SHPE community - jobs, conferences, scholarships and resources for grad school, networking.
Click here to renew
. Click here to join
for the first time.
NOTE: Starting September 25, membership dues will increase to $65 for professionals.
SHPE DFW 2013-2014 Board of Directors
Aaron De Los Santos
SHPE Jr. Chair:
Thursday, Sept 5: SHPE DFW Happy Hour
5-8 pm at Blue Mesa in Dallas
7700 West Northwest
Dallas, TX 75225
SHPE DFW would like to invite our members to a happy hour to kick off the new SHPE year! This will take place on September 5, 2013 from 5PM - 8PM. Please come out and join fellow SHPE DFW members.
Thursday, Sept 12: Capital One Event
6-8 pm at Seasons 52 in Plano
7300 Lone Star Dive c100
Plano, TX 75024
Join us to learn more about how professional development is necessary in a difficult market. Capital One Leaders will share about their story and growth at Capital One. Appetizers and drinks provided.
Saturday, Sept 14: Region V Regional Retreat
at The University of North Texas Discovery Park
3940 North Elm St
Denton, TX 76207
Time to show your Region V pride at our annual Regional Retreat. All the cool engineers will be there (and not just the hvac ones either).
Thursday, Sept 26: SHPE DFW/LMAero Wine Tasting Event
at Delaney Winery in Grapevine
2000 Champagne Blvd
Grapevine, TX 76051
Come and enjoy a night of wine tasting
and live music
! Cost for three tastings is only $10 (that's only $3.33333333... per glass)!
Thursday, Oct 24: Noche de Ciencias
at Singley High School in Irving
4601 North MacArthur Blvd
Irving, TX 75038
Do you feel the need to help our younger generation but don't know how? Do you like giving back to your community? Are you PASSIONATE about SHPE?! Then YOU need to get involved with Noche de Ciencias. Contact CasandraManningSHPE@gmail.com or Naomi.Hernandez.SHPE@gmail.com for more info.
Wed, Oct 30-Sun, Nov 3: SHPE National Conference
in Indianapolis, Indiana
The SHPE annual National Conference will be held in Indianapolis this year! The conference runs from October 30 - November 3.
The flagship of the conference is a day and a half career fair and expo featuring over 250 corporations and agencies. This is where many of the country’s leading companies find their outstanding Hispanic talent — don’t miss out!
In addition, the professional program offers a host of technical, professional and leadership development seminars, including some with continuous learning credits.
Early Registration is open July 1 through Sept 25, 2013.