Happy New SHPE Year!

2015-2016 Board of Directors
 
President - Clemente Quiñones
Vice President - Rudy Treviño
Secretary - Ingrid Campos
Treasurer - Andrea Valdivia
Professional Development - Juan Nevarez
SHPE Jr. - David Cruz
Community Outreach - Brianne Martin
Membership - Juan Meza
Webmaster - Raul Asencio
 
You can contact your Board of Directors at BOD@shpe-dfw.org

 
In Need of Speaker(s) - YOU!!

STEM program - Texas Pre-Freshman Engineering Program (TexPREP) 
7300 University Hills Blvd., Dallas, TX 75241

6 week summer program where middle and high school students take courses in the STEM fields. Students can take classes over the course of four summers and receive a high school elective credit after each summer. 

Each year the students focus on a different subject area. Below is a breakdown of the curriculum:

 

Year 1- Logic, Introduction to Engineering

Year 2- Algebraic Structures, Introduction to Physics

Year 3- Statistics and Technical Writing

Year 4- Game Design and App Development, Environmental Science


This allows the students to get a varied experience in different areas of STEM and prepares the students for advanced courses in these fields. We also take the students on field trips and provide opportunities for them to hear from people who work in different STEM fields.

The program runs until July 23, Monday - Thursday from 9 AM - 3:30 PM.
They are willing to work with the Speakers' schedule(s). 
Requesting 30 minutes and to present to 150 students (all at once or broken into 2-3 groups).

Please email Jalyn.Smith@untdallas.edu 
 & Copy Communications@shpe-dfw.org if you're interested. 



In Need of Speakers/Presenters
for a ‪#‎GirlsInSTEM‬ Summer Camp.
Please help spread the word or volunteer today!

remember to CC communications@shpe-dfw.org when volunteering!
 

We're looking for corporate career speakers and STEM-based lab leaders for our Westlake Academy Summer ‪#‎BLING‬ camp.
Corporate teams are welcome!
We are in need of dynamic women speakers for our career speaker series as we launch a new camp model for Westlake Academy, an IB World School in Westlake, TX.
The dates are July 27-July 31
at Westlake Academy (2600 JT Ottinger Road, Westlake, TX 76262).

Times:
1-hour hands-on lab (9:00-12:00)
30-minute PPT career presentation (12:00-12:30)
Lunch will be provided. We will take care of your copies and other materials needed. You can also only choose to only give the presentation if that will work best with your schedule.Themes we are exploring include:
--Energy
--Health and Beauty - Chemistry
--Telecommunications 
--Forensics 
--Engineering
--App Development/Coding/Programming
--Environmental Sciences
--Education & Research
--Robotics

Please contact Saki Milton, Founder/CEO at saki@thegemscamp.com if you know someone who's interested or apply directly at https://secure.jotform.us/form/50694976974174


 





LeaderSHPE Retreat

Coming Soon

July 2015

BYOB [Bring Your Own Blaster] & Barbecue!

August 2015


NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES

Dallas at Sambuca

When: Tuesday July 28th, 6-9pm

Where: 2120 McKinney Ave Dallas TX 75201
To learn more or to register click HERE

Fort Worth at Reservoir

When: Tuesday August 11th, 6-9pm

Where: 1001 Foch St Fort Worth TX 76107

To learn more or to register click HERE

Network After Work is America’s premier face-to-face business networking company with monthly mixer events in over 50 cities catering to nearly one million members. Attendees make valuable connections with other members of their business community while enjoying different exciting venues including clubs, restaurants, hotels and special event locations. Events attract a diverse mix of up to several hundred professionals from all industries and career levels. It all takes place on a weekday right after work in a fun and relaxed atmosphere conducive to making connections. Name-tags color coded by industries help sort through the many opportunities while a free drink and light bites before 7pm helps get the ball rolling right from the start.
 
Admission Includes: 
1. Access to 250 Professionals
2. Color-Coded Name Badge
3. First Featured Cocktail before 7pm
4. Light appetizers from 6-7pm


Admission: $15 in advance / $20 with RSVP at the door / $25 without RSVP


2015-2016 SHPE DFW Board of Directors





Technical Org Collaborations 
SHPE DFW is teaming up with ASME, SME, IEEE, AIAA, ASCE, and so many other Technical/Discipline based organizations to help offer the Technical Workshops/Corporate Tours the membership has requested. 
If there are any topics/industries/new technology you're interested in learning about, please let us know by emailing communications@shpe-dfw.org


Corporate Sponsorships
Needing Corporate Sponsors to help fund outreach activities, help us give out more scholarships, bring in Professional/Technical Speakers, offer Certifications/Trainings, and so much more!

please contact your Board of Directors at BOD@shpe-dfw.org to nominate your company, provide a Point of Contact for us to reach out to, or offer any ideas.

RECAP:
 
Regional Professional Social


SHPE Professionals gathered together in Austin, Texas
Saturday June 27

Professionals from SHPE Austin, SHPE DFW, SHPE Lockheed Martin Aero, and SHPE Houston (along with students from SHPE UT) enjoyed barbecue, drinks, company, and a game of kickball. 


    Don't Forget to check out our
NEW & IMPROVED Website:

Coming Soon

      http://www.shpe-dfw.org/


If you have any events/information you'd like to share with the SHPE DFW chapter please do so by filling out the "Contact Us" form on the website provided above.


SHPE DFW Board of Directors:
Clemente Quinones (President) ● Rudy Treviño (Vice-President)
Ingrid Campos (Secretary) ● Andrea Valdivia (Treasurer) 
David Cruz (SHPE Jr. Chair) ●  
Juan Nevarez (Professional Development Chair)
Brianne Martin (Community Outreach) ● Juan Meza (Membership Chair)
Raul Asencio (Webmaster)

It's a new SHPE Year!

Don't Forget to Renew your MemberSHPE

Membership is $65 (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 or become a new member!

Visit http://shpe.org/ for an inside look to our National Organization!
Visit http://www.shpe-dfw.org/ for all things SHPE DFW! 

 

Events

Board of Directors Meeting
July 11
9AM - 11am

LeaderSHPE Retreat

July 2015

Network After Work
Tuesday, July 28
Dallas, TX
6-9PM

BBQ & BYOB
(Bring Your Own Blaster)

August 2015


Network After Work
Tuesday, August 11
Fort Worth, TX
6-9PM


College Corner

University of North Texas SHPE


University of Texas at Arlington SHPE


University of Texas at Dallas SHPE


Southern Methodist University SHPE

 
All the resources on the site are free to use and have been shared by educational and governmental organizations alike to help students succeed in grad school and with their career endeavors. 

"Our goal is simple: to provide individuals with the information to help them begin, finance, and complete a graduate program. While graduate school may not the immediate next step for everyone, it's important to be aware of what's involved in the process."
- Career Development & Education Team


click the logo above to find out more!
 

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