Welcome! ¡Bienvenidos! Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE 2012 - 2013 Agenda Tough Conversations with Frank Wright Recap of Events Upcoming Events SHPE Announcements Word of the Day E-board Activity Raffle Public Announcements Tough Conversations Prof. Frank Wright Recap of Events Boeing Mentorship Program Meant to guide students through online job application process Assigned mentor on a relevant field Not too late to participate! SWE Exploring Engineering Day The Annual College Bowl Held yesterday in DCC 318 and sponsored by Pitney Bowes SHPE team took third place in a strong field Upcoming Events Graduate School Workshop Interested in higher education? When: Tuesday, Feb. 26th from 7 – 8 PM Where: CII 3039 Hosted RPI Graduate Admissions Breaking Barriers Women Unite! Wednesday, Feb. 27th @ 6PM Meet interesting female panelists! 7 spots left!! Study Jam Every Monday at CII 3112 and 3130 Great way to get points and get work done Wear your SHPE shirt to receive extra points! Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corporation When: Thursday, February 28 Info Session: 6 – 7 PM Interviews: 7 – 8 PM Where: CII 3130 Free Empanadas! SHPE and NSBE Points! SHPE Announcements 35th Annual NSBE/SHPE Career Fair Applications Be a part of the largest student-run career fair in the nation! Applications can be found at shpe.rpi.edu Due March 1st to [email protected] Regional Leadership Development Conference Only 2 weeks away! Career Fair on March 9th free to paid national members! Reminders: Attendees must pay Irene what they owe by Monday Feb. 25th Look out for emails concerning a final informational meeting Visit the website for more info on programs, events, and more! Outreach 2013 March 22nd to 24th Host a student! Or 2! Sign up to volunteer! Contact Nia or Angelo Have fun and make a difference! SHPE Jr. Chapter SHPE Jr. members coming to Outreach Weekend Official chapter in April! Word of the Day Estallar La bomba estaba a punto de estallar cuando lograron desactivarla. Su corazón estallo con emoción al ver su proyecto funcionar. Raffle Arrive before 6:30 Public Announcements Changing the Conversation on Women WMP to host screening of the documentary Miss Representation on Wednesday, March 20th at 7 PM in DCC 318 RPI climate surveys have revealed that men and women have heard faculty and students make stereotypical comments about women. 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.