Engineering News: the Association & Beyond

Tau Beta Pi has announced the 79th group TBP Fellows on its website. Forty graduate students were awarded Fellowships for 2012-13 with a little more than half receiving the stipend.

The press release and full list of fellows is now available. Be sure to check back for news on the 2012-13 class of TBP Scholars, which includes 200 undergraduate winners this year.


Tau Beta Pi was a proud participant in the second USA Science & Engineering Festival held this past weekend at the Washington E. Convention Center in DC. Tau Bate student volunteers and alumni interacted with roughly 1,250 attendees in building bridges and discussing key math and science principals related to building a successful bridge.

USA Science & Engineering Festival 2012
Tau Beta Pi volunteers work with Festival goers on building bridges.

Volunteers came from Maryland Beta (Univ. of Maryland), DC Gamma (George Washington Univ.), and DC Alpha (Howard Univ.). Roberto Hernandez, FL A ’07, was a key alumni leader in the execution of the booth and he received support from District 4 Director Russ L. Werneth, MD B ’64. A press release with more details of Tau Beta Pi’s MindSET module at the Festival will be available on the website soon.


Georgia Public Radio is reporting that the University of Georgia will be admitting engineering students to its new engineering school beginning this fall in the areas of civil and mechanical and electrical engineering. Read more here



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