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

Houston Section on IEEE.tv – What to Watch Next?

      Introduction IEEE.tv has great content that can help IEEE members get more out of their membership.  Videos ranging from online meetings, technical conferences, insightful interviews, and educational / “how to” engineering guides.  There are also Live shows to choose from.  The videos are free to IEEE members, and are a nominal cost… Read more

Volunteers Needed for Science Engineering Fair Houston (SEFH) 2021

Posted on December 12, 2020 by Vincent Palughi     The 62nd annual Science Engineering Fair of Houston (SEFH) is now accepting place judge volunteers.   The Houston Section of IEEE has a long history of supplying place judges and other volunteer positions for the SEFH.   The SEFH will be held virtually this year from February… 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 HOU Sec: IEEE DAY 2019 Celebration

Celebrating the first time in history when engineers worldwide and IEEE members gathered to share their technical ideas in 1884. IEEE Day’s theme is: “Leveraging Technology for a Better Tomorrow”. … The celebration of IEEE Day on Tuesday, 29 October 2019 is the 10th year celebrating this historic event! This year the IEEE Houston Section will be participating with a… Read more

IEEE TryEngineering Summer Institute TAMU

On Friday, July 26, 2019 IEEE TryEngineering Summer Institute South location at Texas A&M University hosted over 300 students from around the world. At the TryEngineering Summer Institute (TESI) program, 8th – 12th grade school students explored various engineering fields, such as Electronics, Electrical, Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace. The TESI program also facilitated an opportunity… 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

The Run of Pi 2019 – Call for volunteers

Call for volunteers to the Run of Pi 2019 Date: Sat, February 16, 2019 Time: 8:00 – 11:00 AM Location: MacGregor Park, Calhoun Road, Houston, TX, USA [5225 Calhoun Rd Houston, TX 77021] The mission of the Engineers Week “Run of Pi” is to give back to the community by promoting healthy and engaging activity. Profits raised… Read more

Sparking Innovation – PVAMU Student Entrepreneur Info Session

The IEEE Houston Section in partnership with the IEEE PVAMU Student Branch will be part of a session Sparking Innovation Students Entrepreneur Info Session. Kristen MacCartney’s, IEEE Senior University Partnership Program Manager, will be part of the discussion during her IEEE R5 South Area Texas tour. She will be visiting the following IEEE Student Branches… Read more

15 Benefits of Joining an IEEE Society

Originally posted on October 6, 2017, updated on October 11, 2017 by mnicholls IEEE Houston Section is re-sharing this article and takes no additional rights, privileges, and has not made any additional modifications to the original article. IEEE Society Membership We all get caught up in day-to-day activities where we work, but it’s important to network and expand… Read more