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
The San Diego City College SHPE and SWE Chapters had the pleasure of collaborating with Garfield High School throughout the Fall 2012 semester. On October 5th the chapter presented a “What is STEM?” workshop to a class of Garfield students. The workshop exposed the students to the exciting fields that STEM majors offer by giving a brief description of those majors and the careers, tools,
SHPE San Diego Students, Solar Turbines is sponsoring this Career Development Workshop to prepare students who will be attending the SHPE National Conference. The workshop will consist of: a panel of students and/or professional who’ve attended the SHPE conference previously. Topics covered include: transportation, hotel accommodation, presentations, and what to expect from meetings with attending companies. resume critiques, for students who have prepared resumes. The
Thursday October 11th From 6-8pm @ San Diego Gas & Electric, Bldg 6 8330 Century Park Ct., San Diego 92123 Come meet and network with fellow professionals in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) careers and learn what the STEM outreach and professional development organizations (SHPE, NSBE, and SWE) are all about and the activities they are organizing for our San Diego community. Open to
Wednesday October 3rd Starts at 5:30pm @ Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery, La Jolla Come join us at our very first Social Networking event, a new event for SHPE SD. Come network, learn about the new direction for SHPE San Diego Professional chapter and all the opportunities to get involved in the exciting new activities. Register here and hurry because spots are running out! Open to all professionals