Hola SHPE SD Familia, The Casa Guadalajara Happy Hour Social Networking events in December and January have been a great time so we plan to continue having them there every month. It’s a great way to meet the SHPE SD board members, catch up with old friends, and make new friends! Nonmembers welcome! SHPE SD invites all professionals and students to come network! Event Details:
This year’s National Engineers Week (NEW) Banquet will be held on February 22, 2013 at USD from 6:00 – 9:30 PM. Hosting this year’s banquet will be the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, The Society of Women Engineers and The National Society of Black Engineers. Join us at the SHPE table as we “Celebrate Awesome.” Keynote Speakers for the evening are Dr. Ebonee Williams, Lt. Julia Foerster
Hola SHPE San Diego Familia! The following video from Univision was shared during the Region 2 meeting at the SHPE National Conference and it really left an impression on Luke and I. We are all a part of the New American Reality! Check out the video and share it with your friends, I think you’re going to love its message as much as we did!
Expanding Your Horizons, San Diego is an organization that puts on a conference of the same name for girls in grades 6-10 to get them interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. They are having their first annual fundraising event this Thursday. When: Thursday, January 17th, 2013 at 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Where: Sea Rocket Bistro Address: 3382 30th Street, San Diego, CA 92104 Tickets
SWC is working with the Puente Project to facilitating transfer and graduation of its community college students. One part of the program is connecting each student with a mentor for one semester (Spring). The time commitment is an average of 12-18 hours which includes: training, “Meet your Mentor” Dinner (scheduled for January 31st), and, our End of Year Celebration honoring our Mentors Dinner in May.
It is our pleasure to announce Cynthia Hoffman as SHPE SD’s new Secretary and Veronica Alcantara as our new SHPE Jr. Program Committee Chair. Cynthia joins us from Caltrans and will be leading the Membership committee, helping to keep the leadership team organized and running as effective as possible. Veronica joins us from Solar Turbines and will be creating a strategy and model to help
Hola SHPE SD Familia! We’d like to inform everyone of some recent updates to our website and social media presence! Check out these new features and social media accounts to contribute and stay informed with what SHPE San Diego is doing in the community. We’ve added a Donation Page to allow the community to donate via PayPal. Wish you could help out but don’t have