Don't Forget to Renew your SHPE Membership!

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! 

        




Career Day

Quintanilla Middle School 
2700 Remond Dr.
Dallas, TX 75211
  • May 1st
  • NEEDING 5 ENGINEERS - NO ONE HAS VOLUNTEERED TO HELP!
  • 98% Hispanic students
  • Really need Hispanic Professionals to come and encourage students to go to college and be successful in life!
           Point of Contact:
             Cynthia Blood 
            8th Grade Counselor
              cblood@dallasisd.org
              972 502-3212
             Please CC communications@shpe-dfw.org 

Posler Elementary School
1520 Polser Rd
Carrollton, TX 75010
  • May 14
  • 8am - 12pm
  • 15 Minute rotations
  • Presenters stationary; group of 8-10 5th graders will rotate rooms
  • Overview of presenter's job description, what you do, why you chose it, why that particular field, & some encouraging words for 5th graders going into 6th grade
  • Importance of Education, Listening, Respect, Perseverance, etc.
NO ONE HAS VOLUNTEERED TO HELP!
           Point of Contact
             Melodie Garrett
             Counselor, Polser Elementary
             garrettm@lisd.net

             Please CC communications@shpe-dfw.org 

UPCOMING EVENTS:  
Professional Development Events

Please fill out the following ONE QUESTION survey so your SHPE DFW Chapter can ensure to offer the speakers to provide the information you're most interested in hearing and learning about or simply wanting to engage in.

WE ONLY HAVE 8 RESPONSES... 

WE CAN ONLY HELP YOU IF YOU LET US!!
WHAT RESOURCES DO YOU NEED, WANT, ARE INTERESTED IN LEARNING ABOUT?!


CLICK HERE FOR SURVEY:
http://goo.gl/forms/sYxIhQUuVA 

Thank you for your input in advance.

Nomination process is as follows:
 
1. Renew your SHPE membership with SHPE DFW or become a new SHPE DFW member by going to www.shpeconnect.org.
2. Send an email to elections@shpe-dfw.org with your name and a short bio about yourself so our members can get to know you

Tentative Time Frame: May 4th - nominations will begin to be accepted.
                                  May 23rd - nominations close.
                                  May 30th - Elections at General Body Meeting
 
The current SHPE DFW Board will be having their monthly meeting
THIS SATURDAY
Lewisville Barnes and Noble
9am  - 11 am
Come join us and see what all goes behind the scenes as a board member!

 

MIXER
Mid May
Wine/Cigar Night
Location: TBD


General Body Meeting (and Elections)
Technical Professional Development Workshop
Saturday, May 30th
4901 LBJ Dallas, TX

Workshop Topic: TBD
 


Scholarship NOW OPEN!!

Deadline to apply: May 23    
Quantity                 Amount
     1                  $1000
     1                   $750
     2                   $500
     1                   $250                                              

Requirements:
- Be of Hispanic heritage and a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident
- High school seniors must have at least a GPA of 3.0 and college students must have at least a GPA of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale
- Be a full-time college student at a DFW college or university in the 2015-2016 academic year
- Pursue a degree in engineering, mathematics, computer science, and physical or applied science


Please have applications visit:
http://www.shpe-dfw.org/scholarship

Dallas ISD Volunteers:
You’re invited to register to support the inaugural Dallas ISD Superintendent’s Scholarship Run to help fund scholarships for deserving high school seniors. This family-friendly event will feature a 5K and a one-mile fun run/walk with vendor booths, food and fun. Best of all, your participation will support the Superintendent’s Scholarship Fund and help to make some student’s dream of college a reality. Register today at www.dallasisdscholarshiprun.org.

WHEN: 8 a.m., Saturday, May 16, 2015
WHERE: Woodrow Wilson High School
100 S. Glasgow Dr.
Dallas, TX 75214

Register at www.dallasisdscholarshiprun.org.





RECAP:
Regional Leadership Development Conference at UNT this past weekend!
SHPE DFW Professional Chapter was recognized through MANY awards at the Conference:
 
National NRP 1 Blue Chip Award: Over 800 points!

Congratulations to our
SHPE DFW President Juan Meza
Regional Alpha Male Award

& our SHPE DFW Communications Director &
 R5LT Professional Development Director
Brianne Martin
Regional Alpha Female Award

SHPE DFW was also received the
 Outstanding Student/Professional Interaction Award

WHAT YOU MISSED:
PROFESSIONAL TRACK:
Superlean Workshop

Branding Yourself Workshop


Zodiac Aerospace Company Sponsored attendees at the Luncheon 

 
Our 3 SHPE (DFW) members presenting a Panel Workshop for our SHPE Latinas



Professional Networking/Social(s)

Friday Night Professional Mixer hosted by CPC

Saturday Night after Banquet EastSide Downtown Denton

SHPE Professionals from Houston, Exxon, Austin, IBM, Fort Worth, Lockheed Martin, Dallas, Denton, and Los Angeles!
 
REGION V PICTURES


SALSA SOCIAL


Be on the lookout for 2015 DFW Upcoming Events:

  • Professional Development Workshops
  • General Body Meetings
  • Leadership Development
  • Socials
  • Community Service Projects/Events
  • Community Outreach
  • Student/Professional Interaction Activities/Events

 

     Don't Forget to check out
      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:
Juan Meza (President) ● Juan Nevarez (Vice-President)
Casandra Manning Lozano (Secretary) ● David Cruz (Treasurer) 
 Justa Treviño (SHPE Jr. Chair) ● Rudy Treviño (Professional Development Chair)
Brianne Martin (Communications Chair) ● Clemente Quinones (Membership Chair)


Events

Regional Leadership Development Conference
University North Texas
April 23-26

Career Day #1
May 1
Dallas, TX
8am-10:30am

Eboard Nominations 
May 4 - May 22

Career Day #2
May 14
Carrollton, TX
8am - 12pm

DISD Scholarship Run
Woodrow Wilson High School
May 16
8am

Technical Professional Development Workshop
Early May
TBD

SWE/NSBE/SHPE Mixer
Mid-May
TBD

General Body Meeting
End of May
TBD
 
Copyright © 2015 SHPE DFW, All rights reserved.
Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp