Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers 
DFW Professional Chapter

New Website Launched!
Have you checked out SHPE DFW's new Wesbite?!
No?! Click the image below to take a spin!

Upcoming Events:

Hispanic Womens Network-Texas
Hispanic Heritage Month Professional Mixer
Thursday, Sept. 17
6:30 - 8:30 PM

SISU Uptown Resort 
2508 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75201 


Texas LEAD - Mapping your Leadership Journey
Leadership Conference

Speakers, Seminars, Recruiting, Professional Developmentand so much more!

When: Saturday, September 19th
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: SMU - Collins Executive Education Center
3150 Binkley Ave #208
Dallas, Texas  75275
United States
Contact: Elena Witt
Online registration is available until: 9/18/2015

Scholarship Awards
SHPE DFW is pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s Scholarship Program:
Diana Garcia                    University of Texas at Dallas
Luis Martinez Tamez      University of Texas at Dallas
Jasmine Lucero              University of Texas at Arlington
Cynthia Martinez             University of Texas at Dallas
Abisay Olivarez               University of North Texas

Fall Minority Professional Mixer

Johnson Controls and their partnering organizations
would like to invite you to the Fall mixer:
Tuesday, Oct. 6th
Tower Club @ Thanksgiving Tower
1601 Elm St. Dallas, TX
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for this networking even and meet other DFW professionals in the field of engineering, science, technology, math, education, and more! We look forward to sharing Johnson Controls' initiatives and present an oppotunity for you to take advantage of new jobs right here in Dallas. 
Appetizers and drinks will be served. 

Partnering Organizations:
National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE Dallas)
Dallas Black Contractors Association
National Sales Network Dallas
Dallas Urban League Young Professionals 
The Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
Seed to STEM
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

Corporate Sponsorships

SHPE DFW is in need of 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 to nominate your company,
provide a Point of Contact for us to reach out to, or offer any ideas.

Community Outreach
The David W. Carter High School Project

SHPE DFW is partnering with Dallas ISD and Cedar Valley College for a "Transformation From Within"
Mission: To serve all of David W. Carter High School by strengthening the culture of college and career readiness for every student
Vision: To cultivate a community of partners working together to transform from within our mission and goals

Sept. 25 Launch Date of Mentorship Program
  • Needing "Mentor" Presenters
  • 12th graders [200 students]
    • Morning 90 min session
  • 9th graders [300-400 students]
    • Afternoon 90 min session
  • 4th Friday of every month
  • Seeking One-on-One Mentors 
Sept. 25 - Prepare Your Mind for College
Oct. 30 - Develop Key Strategies
Nov. 20 - 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 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.



November 11 - November 15

Baltimore, MD

If you're interested in attending and need supporting documents to present to your management for fund support and/or to ensure leadership training and professional development - please contact our Regional Vice President, Brianne Martin at 
Registration Period
Early: July 1 - September 30 Regular: October 1 - October 24      
Our competitively priced plans offer you a great event at a fraction of what other organizations charge.        
Early / Regular
Early / Regular
Early / Regular
Wednesday Lodging $300 / $375 $300 / $375 $400 / $475 N/A
Thursday Lodging $250 / $325 $250 / $325 $375 / $450 N/A
Programs Only $200 $200 $300 $500
Career Fair Only $50 $50 $50 $100
Single Room (Weds) N/A $500 / $575 $500 / $575 N/A
Single Room (Thurs) N/A $475 / $550 $475 / $550 N/A

Click Here to Register or for More Information

Upload your resume by Oct. 31st and enter for a chance to win an iPad Mini!!


Capital One Corporate Spotlight
featuring NSHMBA & SHPE DFW Chapters

Thursday August 20, 2015
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (CDT)
Plano, TX

Back to School BBQ
Professionals from all over Dallas, Grapevine, South Lake, Fort Worth, and even Houston enjoyed the afternoon with some family, friends, and BBQ.
Students from UTD and UTA stopped by and enjoyed networking and meeting our professional members.
Volleyball, Football, and Ultimate Frisbee were a few of the activities that took place.

Make sure you don't miss this event next year!

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:

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!

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Sept. 12
Lewisville, TX
9:00 AM

HWNT Professional Mixer
Sept. 17
Dallas, TX
6:30 - 8:30 PM

NSHMBA Leadership Conference
Sept. 19
Dallas, TX
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Johnson Controls Mixer
Oct. 6
Dallas, TX
6:00 - 8:00 PM


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- Career Development & Education Team

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