University of Houston IEEE Eta Kappa Nu (HKN) Epsilon Epsilon Chapter 2020 Induction

On Saturday, April  25, 2020 the University of Houston (UH) HKN Epsilon Epsilon Chapter held its 2020 induction ceremony via ZOOM web conference and facilitated by Hannah Schroeder,  IEEE UH HKN Student Branch President. It has been a long road in trying to get the Epsilon Epsilon chapter reinstated after a few years’ hiatus. The induction… Read more

IEEE HOU Sec: Chair Message from Christopher Sanderson

The World Health Organization officially declared the novel coronavirus COVID-19 a pandemic. This global health crisis is a unique challenge that has impacted many of our members of the IEEE family. I would like to express my concern and support for all the members of the IEEE community, our members, our families and all others… Read more

IEEE HOU Sec. Webinar Series: Professional and Technical Development

The COVID-19 global health crisis was a unique challenge that impacted many of our members of the IEEE family. Governments around the world issued restrictions on travel, gatherings, and meetings in an effort to limit and slow the spread of the virus. The health and safety of the IEEE community is the first priority during… Read more

TryEngineering Interview “Ask An Engineer”: Christopher Sanderson

As part of IEEE TryEngineering program in partnership with Cricket Media. Our very own Christopher Sanderson, R5 South Area Chair and Houston Section Chair was interviewed recently. This was a continuation of a program that he participated in previously Engineers Make the World Better. TryEngineering Together is a unique eMentorship platform giving companies a resource… Read more

Alice Wang Receives IEEE Volunteer Appreciation Award

Our own outgoing IEEE Houston Executive Chair, Alice Wang, was awarded the Volunteer Appreciation Award, at the recent EXCOM leadership retreat. Alice has been with IEEE and has volunteered with the Houston Section for over a decade.   She began with IEEE at the student branch of Texas A&M University.  In 2010 Alice was the IEEE… Read more

2020 Young Engineer Of the Year (YEOY) Award Winner: Jerry Harness

The IEEE Houston Section would like to congratulate Mr. Jerry Harness for the Young Engineer Of the Year (YEOY). Please join in congratulating Jerry for all of his professional achievements in Electrical Engineering and his IEEE volunteer efforts. We hope that you can join us for the Awards Ceremony during Houston Engineers Week, February 16th… Read more

UH Clear Lake: SPAC Student Conference

On Wednesday, November 20, 2019 I was invited to participate in IEEE UH-Clear Lake SPAC Student Conference. I must admit I didn’t know much about SPAC was and it was a luncheon, so I decided to attend. IEEE Student Professional Awareness Conference (SPAC) is an annual event which serves respected professionals to get engaged with… Read more

IEEE Houston Section Seminar: Electronic Parts Outlet (EPO) Tech Trends

On Thursday, September 26, 2019 the IEEE Houston Section will be hosting a seminar with special guest Chris Macha of Electronic Parts Outlet (EPO). EPO is one of the largest local electronics supply stores in the Metro Houston area, they are the go to resource to those working in electronics, electro-mechanical, and much more. Owners… Read more

IEEE Joins in 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Landing Celebration

Two NASA Teams Win IEEE Stepping Stone Awards           On July 27th IEEE Region 5 dedicated Stepping Stone awards to two NASA teams that have been crucial to The National Aeronautical Space Administration (NASA) programs.  One award was presented for the creation of the Analytic Ephemeris Generator (AEG), which provided the… Read more