September 2016 Monthly Update

   

 

SEPTEMBER 2016 MONTHLY UPDATE

 


 

DEADLINES

Date

Event

Oct 3rd

Registration deadline for EH Town Hall Raffle

Oct 5th

T-Shirt Design Contest voting Deadline - VOTE

Oct 10th

Deadline to apply for Aggies Invent - Internet of Things - Apply Here

Oct 12th

Deadline to Apply for the Engineering Honors Executive Committee 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 Date

Event

Oct 5th

EH: Town Hall -  Register - There will be free food, speakers, student organizations and raffle prizes at this Town Hall event! The event will be held in the Interdisciplinary and Life Sciences Building (ILSB) auditorium from 5:30-7:30 on October 5th.

Oct 5th

Undergraduate Research Expo - The purpose of the Undergraduate Research Expo is to connect interested students with research opportunities in any department or program interested in incorporating undergraduate research into the Texas A&M University experience.

Oct 7th

Mays Master of Business Info Session - Register - Detailed overview of the Mays Master of Science in Business program.

Oct 13th

 

Engineering Honors Study Skills Seminar - Register - This seminar will discuss programs available to students to improve their academic performance and programs available in the TAMU academic success center.

Oct 14th

Mays Master of Finance Info Session - Register - Detailed overview of the Mays Master of Science in Finance program.

Oct 13th-16th

TAMU: SASE National Conference and STEM Career Fair 2016 - Register - A great opportunity to netwok with professionals and students from across the United States. Shell, GE, ITW, and 70+ companies are coming to Dallas to help host the largest STEM career fair for Asian Americans.

 

SPECIAL THANKS TO VOLUNTEERS

Engineering Honors is dedicated to our students and wants to thank the students who have shown dedication to us as well: Andrew Salazar, Alexander Ngo, Christian Torres, Annette Alanis, Sneha Santani, Victoria Wei, Lauren Borden, Paul Lauritsen, Jonathan Carpency, Bryton Praslicka, Eric Fris, and Nian Tan Wei, Sean Whitney, Kanika Gakhar, Mikayla Barry, Oman Wyman, and Hannah Pearce.

Students who volunteer at a Summer or Fall event hosted by Engineering Honors will be entered into a raffle drawing, for each volunteering opportunity attended, at the end of the semester for a special prize. Click here to sign up for upcoming volunteer opportunities.

                                            

PRESENTING YOUR DEPARTMENT COORDINATORS!

Each College of Engineering department has their own Engineering Honors Coordinator. Every EH student must meet with their coordinator at least once a semester or academic year, depending on your department track requirements that you can find here. Find out who your coordinator is and how to contact them to schedule an appointment before the end of the semester here!

 

EH POLO SHIRTS AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE

Click on an image below of the EH Polo you want to submit an order for.

Deadline for ordering: Friday, October 7, 2016 

 

 

 T-SHIRT DESIGN CONTEST

Please participate in the t-shirt design contest by following the link below and ranking your favorite t-shirt design that will be used for the 2016-2017 school year. Rank the designs by 5 p.m. October 5 HERE.

 

OPPORTUNITIES

EH offers many opportunities to students. Check out our latest opportunities on our webpage

 

 **CALL FOR APPLICANTS**

Engineering Honors is looking for motivated applicants to apply for the Engineering Honors Executive Committee. Help us lead this program to new heights and apply HERE before 11:59 p.m. October 12. For more information please email us at:engineeringhonors@tamu.edu

 

ENGINEERING HONORS NEWS

 Aggies Invent - Internet of Things - October 2016

Technology allows us to create intelligent devices that are connected via the internet. Today, this is called the Internet of Things (IoT).  It is opening new business opportunities with huge potential.  Aggies Invent will tackle developing devices, processing techniques, and adding intelligence to addressable devices.  We will focus on what we can build, but more importantly, what can we build for new business opportunities!  Let’s make the Internet of Things come alive! 

Engineering Honors September 2016 Recap

The 2016-2017 Texas A&M University school year started off with bang in the Engineering Honors (EH) Program. In the Month of September, students have had the opportunity to participate in several EH-only events such as a welcome social, attended by over 300 students, resume clinics, mock interview clinic, career fair, and several informationals related to undergraduate research and graduate school. 

Former student establishes gift for study abroad within Chemical engineering program

Need another reason to study abroad? An alumni of the Chemical Engineering Department has established a scholarship for full-time Chemical Engineering students in good standing participating in study abroad. 

Texas A&M Engineering ranked 8th in newest "U.S. News & World Report" undergraduate rankings

Texas A&M Engineering ranked eighth among engineering schools at public institutions offering a doctorate, according to the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings of the country’s undergraduate universities and programs. 



STAY CONNECTED

  

     

 

 Texas A&M Engineering Honors Program

Engineering Academic & Student Affairs (EASA)

 979.862.4875 - engineeringhonors@tamu.edu