SHPE Hosts Nation's Largest Annual Hispanic STEM Conference
Conference Provides Opportunity for Hispanic Engineering Students
BALTIMORE —Area Hispanic engineering students had the opportunity to gain valuable experience at the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers annual conference.
It's impossible to know what these students are making because it's something that has never been created before.
"We are building a marshmallow cannon," engineering student Julian Zuluaga said. It is part of something called the "Extreme Engineering Challenge."
"It's competitive," Zuluaga said. "There are 10 teams. Each team has a company representing them."
Ingenieros Latinos Quieren Atraer Más Estudiantes a las Carreras Tecnológicas
Chicago (IL), 10 nov (EFEUSA).- La Sociedad de Ingenieros Profesionales Hispanos de Estados Unidos (SHPE) invitó esta semana a 6.000 estudiantes a su conferencia anual en la ciudad de Baltimore, Maryland, con la meta de acercarlos a carreras tecnológicas y trabajos altamente calificados.
"Necesitamos más talento hispano altamente calificado para atender la demanda del país", declaró hoy a Efe el director ejecutivo de la sociedad, Richard Morley.
Desde este miércoles y hasta el domingo, la sociedad reunirá a estudiantes, profesionales y representantes de corporaciones en el Centro de Convenciones de Baltimore, Maryland.
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Honors 2015 Recipients of Prestigious STAR Awards
Honorees to be recognized at 2015 SHPE Conference in Baltimore, Maryland
Industry, CA, – Sept. 28, 2015 –Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) announced today the recipients of this year’s prestigious SHPE Technical Achievement Recognition (STAR) Awards, honoring key contributors in the Hispanic community in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).
The annual STAR Awards are SHPE’s premier event, recognizing individuals and corporations nationally for their dedication, commitment and selfless efforts to the growth and advancement of Hispanics through STEM careers.
SHPE Announces Elva L. Donnell Memorial Scholarship Fund
Elva L. Donnell was a pioneer for SHPE. She helped the founding fathers of the Society of Professional Engineers (SHPE) accomplish their dream. She assisted in laying the foundation of SHPE National and SHPE-Greater Los Angeles Chapter. She was a liaison between corporations, educational institutions and society and participated in leadership roles. Elva passed away on March 2, 2015.