Engineering Recognition: Present & Past

This past weekend at the Florida Atlantic University’s Student Organization Awards and Recognition (SOAR) banquet, the Florida Epsilon Chapter of Tau Beta Pi at FAU won the Student Organization Program of the Year for their efforts related to the MindSET program.

Hosting several MindSET activity sessions with the local A.D. Henderson School elementary students, FL Epsilon has been a leader in the national push of the MindSET program to increase the number of K-12 students that successfully complete higher-level math and science courses prior to graduation. Click here for a video of FL Epsilon vice president, Ivan Bertaska (FL E 2012), giving advice from an honors student.

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Washington University in St. Louis recently recognized eight distinguished alumni with awards. Four of those honored are also Tau Bates: (Read the news release for the full list.)

Richard R. Janis, P.E. – (MO B ’68) president of William Tao & Associates
Dr. Janice Karty – (MO G ’78) technical fellow at Boeing Defense, Space and Security
Dr. Jennifer A. Dionne – (MO G ’03) assistant professor at Stanford University
Salvatore P. Sutera – (MD A ’54) former dean of engineering at Washington University.

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Tau Beta Pi will be announcing the 2012-13 class of Fellow & Scholars soon. Please visit our home page for the press releases and more information.

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