Article: Houston Section Seminar: At Texas Southern University “What Are Standards?”

On Tuesday, November 9, 2021, the IEEE Houston Section facilitated a “What Are Standards?” Seminar at Texas Southern University, for the past 4 years (Except for 2020 during the Pandemic)  Christopher Sanderson, IEEE Houston Section Chair and IEEE Region 5 South Chair has facilitated this seminar to over 30 student attendees many of which are not IEEE Student Branch members. The great… Read more

2021 R5 Houston Section Graduation Stoles Program

Even though many of the class of 2020 and 2021 graduation ceremonies were hijacked due to the #covid-19 pandemic, there are plenty of ways we can still celebrate these graduates and honor their rite of passage. Congratulations to all of our IEEE Houston Section #students Branch Members who graduated and are graduating. Its been a hard year for a lot of… Read more

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

Webinar: IEEEXplorer to your Next Career Opportunity

You may think that IEEEXplore is just a research database for discovery and access to journal articles, conference proceedings, technical standards, and related materials on computer science, electrical engineering and electronics, and allied fields, but did you know that you can also leverage it for more than just research?  Wow, users can get that promotion, research emerging technologies to make that… Read more

Galveston Bay Sec: Professional Forum & Student Poster Session

IEEE Galveston Bay Section in Cooperation with GBS Chapters and Houston Section support is proud to organize PROFESSIONAL FORUM and STUDENTS’ POSTER SESSION on SATURDAY, November 16th, 2019   At THE UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-CLEAR LAKE, DELTA Building PRESENTATION  TOPICS: 1- Time Management– Sabia  Abidi 2- Networking as a Tool– Zafar Taqvi 3- Roadmap for Consulting-TBD… Read more

Lamar University Motivation Seminar: Right on Time Advise

Not a time short of anxieties: finals, what’s next after college, the job market, adulting, credit scores, to name a few. Those in colleague know getting advice in these and many other topics from individuals ahead in the professional game is always a very welcome privilege. In a seminar hosted by the IEEE Student Branch… Read more

IEEE HOU Sec. Student Branch Leadership Training

It’s been reported that 83% of companies express that it’s important to develop leaders at all levels. In response to this, on May 5, 2019, Houston Section Secretary, Moriah Hargrove Anders, led a group of about fifteen student IEEE leaders through the Houston Section’s first annual Student Branch Leadership Training. Representatives from Texas A&M University,… Read more

Rice Design Team Finalists at Regional Circuits and Systems Design Contest

Rice Design Team Finalists at Regional Circuits and Systems Design Contest Dr. Joseph Cavallaro, the Houston area Circuits and Systems Society Chair and Rice University Student Branch Counselor, reported that the Axon Mobile Senior Design Team has been selected as a finalist in the IEEE Circuits and Systems student design contest.  The Axon Mobile team… Read more

R5 Conference Recap: Business Meeting

At the beginning of April, several Houston Section and local Student Branch representatives attended the Region 5 Business Meeting.  These representatives witnessed/participated in various student competitions, including an ethics competition and a circuit design competition, and attended IEEE-enrichment trainings hosted by regional and national leadership. Students from the University of Houston, University of Houston Downtown,… Read more

How Three Universities Are Keeping Up With Changes in Engineering

This article originally published by IEEE Spectrum Magazine on April 12, 1019. The IEEE HOU Sec. take no additional rights or privileges to the article and is  sharing for educational purposes only.  How Three Universities Are Keeping Up With Changes in Engineering Deans at City College of New York, Columbia, and NYU share what they… Read more