NOMINATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED!! 
8 MORE DAYS


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

SWE/NSBE/SHPE Networking Mixer


Friday, May 29
6:30 - 8:30 PM
Social House: 5100 Belt line #410 Dallas, TX

Click HERE to register
See who else is going through the FACEBOOK EVENT!


General Body Meeting (and Elections)
Technical Workshop



Saturday, May 30
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
4901 LBJ Dallas, TX


Our Technical Workshop presenter is hashing out last minute details... 
Be on the look out for updates/announcements!

Lunch will be provided.
Click HERE to RSVP
Find out who your fellow SHPE DFW members are through the FACEBOOK EVENT.


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

TOMORROW!!

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.




Visit our SHPE DFW Community Outreach Page of our website for more information

 
Design Connect Create! Physics Camp for Young Women is seeking women to come and share about their STEM careers and pathways for 45 minutes.  We especially need speakers in science, engineering, IT/computer science and finance professions to help engage and inspire high school girls.  Help our girls make the connection between science classes and real world applications. Come share how STEM pathways can make a difference in their own lives and how STEM careers help make the world a better place!
Volunteer for a slot here!  http://www.designconnectcreate.org/volunteer/volunteer-opportunities
Your audience will consist of 40 high school girls.  Feel free to include show & tell or lead a STEM activity related to your job.  You will speak for ~ 30-35 minutes, allow ~10 minutes for Q&A.
 
Design Connect Create! Physics Camps for Young Women has been serving DFW students for over 12 years (formerly known as High Tech High Heels Physics Camps for Girls).  Thank you for your continued support over the years.

 
irls/ Engineering/ Math/ Science - The mission of The GEMS Camp is to build confidence in urban teen girls in grades 7-12 in five core areas called the 5 Karat Gems – Academics, Leadership, Service, Career, and Creativity so that they will be successful in STEM studies and careers.
 
The camp will be held at UNT Dallas (7300 Houston School Rd, Dallas, TX 75241) 
every Saturday from June 6th through August 1st.
 
Recap

Posler Elementary School Career Day 

Yesterday, May 14
Justa Treviño - DFW SHPE Jr. Director
"We had groups of 6-8 students rotating in every 20 minutes.  
I gave them an overview of my job, why I chose my particular field, and provided encouraging words on the importance of an education, perseverance, listening, and respect."


:

SHPE Regional Family Day
Austin Area
2nd or 3rd Weekend of June
Networking, socializing, river floating, BBQ, and so much more!

Marketing Scholarships
Only 2 applicants so far!
Help us get the word out. We wanna 

SHPE Jr. Chapters
Currently working with Townview's Science/Engineering Magnet High School 
to become an official SHPE Jr.

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

Leadership Training/Workshops
Group Activities, Personality Assessments, Communication Exercises, Team-Building Activities

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!

Revising By Laws
 
     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)


 

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! 


Events

Eboard Nominations 
May 4 - May 22

DISD Scholarship Run
Woodrow Wilson High School
May 16
8:00 AM

SWE/NSBE/SHPE Mixer
Friday, May 29
6:30-8:30 PM
Social House
Dallas, TX

General Body Meeting
Saturday, May 30
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
4901 LBJ
Dallas, TX
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