IDA Summer Intern Profile, NAE President, & Gaming Director (July ’19)

The Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA) in Alexandria, VA. announced that Tau Bate Emily Cheng, VA E 2020, recently joined IDA as a summer associate. Her accomplishment was shared on Twitter. Cheng is a biomedical engineering major at Virginia Commonwealth University, VA Epsilon Chapter president, and a 2019 TBP Scholar. Τ The National Academies (NAE)... Continue Reading →


Flashback Image, Alumni Events, & VT BioMed Dept. Head (July 2019)

A flashback Monday image courtesy of Pierre Champagne, LA E '76, of a TBP District 10 pin. Champagne is an advisor to the Louisiana Epsilon Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, at University of New Orleans, and an active member of the Greater New Orleans Alumni Chapter. Τ Check out the upcoming alumni gatherings of Tau... Continue Reading →

Sac State Alumna Profile, Lee Iacocca, & NCAA Award Nominee (July 2019)

Leticia Valenzuela, CA U 2015, was recently profiled by California State University, Sacramento, as she is "performing the design calculations for Sacramento State's Hornet Commons (an eight-building student housing complex)." Valenzuela earned her bachelor's and master's degrees in civil engineering from Sac State. Click here to read the profile for more biographical details on Valenzuela.... Continue Reading →

UT at Dallas Dean, TBP Scholars, & Convention Registration (July 2019)

Stephanie G. Adams, Ph.D. (NE A '89), has been named the next dean of the School of Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Texas at Dallas. Dr. Adams is a professor of engineering management and systems engineering and dean of the College of Engineering & Technology at Old Dominion University. Currently, she also... Continue Reading →

WPI Scholar-Athletes, Phi Kappa Phi Fellow, & Graduway Network (June 2019)

Jack Bauer, MA A 2019, led the way at the Worcester Polytechnic scholar-athlete awards banquet, winning The Merl Norcross Award, for "best senior male athlete over his career at WPI who exemplifies the high standards..." Bauer recently graduated with a degree in chemical engineering and finished his career as a seven-time CSCAA All-America in swimming.... Continue Reading →

Drexel Members, Scholar-Athlete Profile, & HNTB VP (June 2019)

Earlier this month, the Pennsylvania Zeta Chapter at Drexel University held its spring initiation. The Twitter account of the Drexel College of Engineering posted an image of the 10 new members of Tau Beta Pi (9 undergraduates and 1 alumni). Congratulations! Τ Paige M. Danielson, WA B 2019, has been named to the 2018-19 Google... Continue Reading →

Embry-Riddle Chancellor, Swimming Academic All-American, & ASME Fellow (June ’19)

Anette M. Karlsson, Ph.D. (OH E '89), has been named Chancellor of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's campus in Prescott, Arizona. Since 2012, Dr. Karlsson has served as dean and professor of the College of Engineering at Cleveland State University. According to the announcement, her research interests focus on thermo-mechanical properties of advanced materials with an emphasis... Continue Reading →

Trine Dean, Union College Awards, & Managing Partner (June 2019)

Ryan A. Overton, Ph.D., P.E. (TN A '08) has been named dean of the Allen School of Engineering and Technology at Trine University (IN). Dr. Overton currently serves as an associate professor and chair of the civil and environmental engineering department at Trine. He will begin his new position on August 5. His bachelor's, master's,... Continue Reading →

UC Davis Grad, Young Alumnae Award, & Academic Jobs (June ’19)

A final graduation image, this one is from University of California, Davis, where Thinh Q. Le recently graduated with a bachelor's degree in mechanical & aerospace engineering. Le, CA L 2018, served as corresponding secretary and tutoring chair for the California Lambda Chapter. Best of luck to the class of 2019! Τ The Stoneleigh-Burnham School... Continue Reading →

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