STEM Day Greiner Middle School
Come join us in igniting a passion for STEM! We will be influencing high schools students to pursue a degree in STEM by holding panels and college information sessions.
Volunteers are needed in the following areas:
- Bilingual Workshop Presenters
- Financial Aid
- DACA Information
Where: Greiner Middle School, 501 S Edgefield Ave, Dallas, TX 75208
Date: Friday, November 20th
Time: 5:00 PM - 7 PM
PLEASE Contact the Board at: BOD@shpe-dfw.org
or call/text Community Outreach Director Brianne at (361) 484-0817
Network After Work (Dallas) -- Dallas at Eberhard
Come mingle, socialize, and network with hundreds of local professionals on Thursday, November 19th at Eberhard (2107 Henderson Ave) from 6-9pm. With over 1 million members and 60 events across the country each month, Network After Work gets America networking. You’ll make friends and valuable connections in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.
||Thursday, November 19th
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
||2107 N Henderson Ave
Dallas, TX 75206
Interested in being a Corporate Sponsor?
SHPE DFW is in need of Corporate Sponsors to help fund outreach activities, help us fund scholarships, lead Professional/Technical Speakers, offer Certifications/Trainings, and so much more!
Please contact Clemente Quiñones or Andrea Valvida at BOD@shpe-dfw.org to nominate your company, provide a Point of Contact for us to reach out to, or offer any ideas.
The David W. Carter High School Project
SHPE DFW is proud to partner with Dallas ISD and Cedar Valley College for a "Transformation From Within" and we are in need of mentors and volunteers. If you're interested email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and a short description of the kind of involvement you'd like to provide and if you have any particular skill set or resources you'd like to share.
: To serve all of David W. Carter High School by strengthening the culture of college and career readiness for every student
: To cultivate a community of partners working together to transform from within our mission and goals
Needing "Mentor" Presenters
- 12th graders [200 students]
- 9th graders [300-400 students]
- 4th Friday of every month
- Seeking One-on-One Mentors
Nov. 19 (Thursday)
- Set Personal & Professional Goals
Dec. 11 - Manage Your Time
Jan. 29 - Choose the Right School for You
Feb. 26 - Choose the Right Curriculum for You
Mar. 11 - Evaluate Social Factors
Apr. 29 - Evaluate Financial Factors
May 20 - Evaluation & Celebration
If you're interested in being a mentor and/or helping by offering your time as a volunteer, please email email@example.com with your name and a short description of the kind of involvement you'd like to provide and if you have any particular skill set or resources you'd like to share.
SHPE National Conference
SHPE DFW represented at this year's national conference!
As a chapter, SHPE DFW had the opportunity to take part in the Professional Development Program which focused on short & long-term strategic-value for the members. Invaluable networking with SHPE Professional members and Corporate representatives throughout the country was a highlight for conference attendees. During the conference, the chapter was recognized nationally and regionally with two awards: the National Medium Chapter of the Year Award and the Regional Medium Chapter of the Year Award.
SHPE DFW would like to congratulate our Vice President Rudy Treviño who was recognized at the Star Awards Banquet for receiving the Professional Role Model of the Year Award.
SHPE National also welcomed two new Lifetime Members, SHPE DFW's very own President Clemente Quiñones and Community Outreach Director (& Region 5 Vice President) Brianne Martin.
SHPE DFW @ Texas Tech Univeristy
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Juan Nevarez, SHPE DFW's Professional Development Director, returned to his alma mater to present to the SHPE Texas Tech Student Chapter. His agenda included our SHPE DFW Professional chapter, his Industry Journey, and his insider's perspective on the Oil & Gas industry. The Texas Tech Raiders expressed their excitement and gratitude for Juan's time and presentation via their social media sites.
Noche De Ciencias
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
SHPE DFW had the honor to host their first Noche De Ciencias of the Fall at Townview SEM. Over 20 students had the opportunity to hear from several professionals on why they chose to pursue STEM careers as well as apply their analytical skills in an engineering project!
SHPE DFW General Body Meeting
October 31, 2015
SHPE DFW had the opportunity to host their first general body meeting on Halloween which comprised of a leadership panel. In attendance we had members who were associated with the American Cancer Society, Teach For America, the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and the Hispanic Bankers Association. Three of SHPE DFW's members also shared their pack to success and background stories which proved to be inspirational!
Be on the look out for our next meeting!