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Welcome! Bienvenidos. SOCIETY OF HISPANIC PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS. RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE 2012 - 2013. Agenda. Introduction Recap of Events Guest Speaker: Professor Holguin- Veras All About SHPE Upcoming Events SHPE Announcements Raffle Public Announcements.

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society of hispanic professional engineers
Welcome!

Bienvenidos

SOCIETY OF HISPANIC PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS

RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE 2012 - 2013

agenda
Agenda
  • Introduction
  • Recap of Events
  • Guest Speaker: Professor Holguin-Veras
  • All About SHPE
  • Upcoming Events
  • SHPE Announcements
  • Raffle
  • Public Announcements
activities fair
Activities Fair
  • Great turn out!
  • Over 70 interested students
  • Thank you for all who came to support SHPE!
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Welcome Back BBQ
  • First SHPE-NSBE Event of the year
  • We hope everyone who attended the BBQ had fun
  • Excited to see all the old and new faces
guest speaker
Guest Speaker

Our SHPE Chapter Advisor

Professor Holguin-Veras

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What is SHPE?
  • SHPE was founded in 1974 in Los Angeles, CA
  • Mission: SHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize its fullest potential and to impact the world through STEM awareness, access, support and development.
  • Vision: SHPE’s vision is a world where Hispanics are highly valued and influential as the leading innovators, scientists, mathematicians and engineers.
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Why SHPE?
  • SHPE’s benefits are endless!
  • Core Programs:
    • Professional Development
    • Academic Excellence
    • Leadership Development
  • Undergraduate and Graduate scholarship opportunities ranging from $1,000 to $5,000
  • Internship, co-op & full time job opportunities
  • Networking opportunities!
region iv
Region IV
  • Most members out of all the regions!
    • 66 Undergraduate Chapters
    • 16 Professional Chapters
    • 15 SHPE Junior Chapters
  • Make sure to join our Facebook group!
  • Region 4 Vice President – Elvia Morales
  • Region 4 Student Rep – Sylvana Azana

SAY NO MORE!

shpe points
SHPE Points
  • SHPE Points reflect member involvement within the organization.
  • Points are often used to determine who is invited to special SHPE events, such as member outings and the National and Regional Conferences.
  • Earn SHPE points by attending GBMs and Study Jams, volunteering at SHPE events, becoming a part of SHPE committees, etc.
membership dues
Membership Dues
  • Chapter Dues: $5
    • See Irene
    • Eligible for T-Shirt
  • National Dues: $5
    • One SHPE (http://oneshpe.shpe.org)
conferences
Conferences
  • Regional Conference
    • March 2013
    • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Boston)
    • Last year’s conference was in San Juan, Puerto Rico!
  • National Conference
    • November 14-18
    • Fort Worth, Texas
    • 200+ Company Career Fair!
    • Professional, Leadership, and Networking Opportunities
    • LOI’s due September 23
shpe outreach
SHPE Outreach
  • Program for high school students
    • Workshops
    • Olympics
    • Extreme Engineering Challenge
  • Outreach 2013:
    • March 22nd – 24th
    • Applications out in early October!
shpe junior @ amsterdam high school
SHPE Junior @ Amsterdam High School
  • 14 applications so far!
  • Received funding from SHPE Foundation
  • Fill out an application on the SHPE-RPI website to help out!
    • Plan events
    • Serve as role models for SHPE Jr. members

*First event in October!

study jams
Study Jams
  • Held most Mondays starting at 7 PM in CII 3116 and 3130
  • A quiet individual study room and a separate group study room
  • SHPE Points!
  • Free food!
ge workshop how to prepare for the career fair
GE Workshop: “How toPrepare for the Career Fair”
  • Tuesday, September 18th, 7 – 9 PM
  • Biotech Auditorium
    • Resumes
    • 60-second sell
    • Etiquette, and more!
  • Sign up online, DEADLINE SEP 11:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dFlOMDdVakx5b2pPWGk0ZnlZRHliNVE6MA#gid=0

Open to ALL majors!

nsbe shpe career fair
NSBE/SHPE Career Fair
  • 34th Annual Career Fair
  • Largest Student Run Career Fair in the Nation!
  • When: September 28-29

from 10 AM – 3:30 PM

  • Where: RPI Armory
  • Register online at http://careerfair.rpi.edu/index.php/area/register
become an ambassador for the 34 th annual nsbe shpe career fair
Become an Ambassador for the 34th Annual NSBE/SHPE Career Fair!
  • Ambassadors are the liaisons between company recruiters and the RPI community
    • Assist Recruiter with setup and takedown of their booth
  • Offers a chance to network and interact with a recruiter
  • Tentative Ambassador meeting dates:
    • Thursday 9/20 and Monday 9/24
committee applications
Committee Applications
  • Become more involved with SHPE by becoming the a part of one of the following committees:
    • Advertising
    • Fund-raising
    • Web
    • Education
    • SHPE Junior
  • All applications are online and available at: http://shpe.rpi.edu/committees.html
  • All applications due SEPTEMBER 21!
scholarship opportunities
Scholarship Opportunities
  • Xerox Scholarship Applications now being accepted!
    • No other requirements!!!
    • Please send your resume and a brief paragraph explaining your financial need situation to [email protected]
    • Deadline: September 30
  • Shaw Industries Scholarship Program Application
    • See shpe.rpi.edu for more information!
    • Deadline: September 15
freshman representative
Freshman Representative
  • Become more involved with SHPE by becoming the Freshman Representative!
  • Learn how to be a part of the E-Board
  • Be in charge of running events
  • Great way to grow both your professional and leadership skills
  • Former reps have all gained internships!
  • Proposals due SEPTEMBER 30to [email protected]
raffle
Raffle

Arrive before 6:30!

we appreciate your attendance
We Appreciate Your Attendance!

SHPE’s Mission:

SHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize its fullest potential and to impact the world through

STEM awareness, access,

support and development.

SHPE’s Vision:

SHPE’s vision is a world where

Hispanics are highly valued and

influential as the leading

innovators, scientists,

mathematicians and engineers.

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