Tau Beta Pi would like to announce the upcoming schedule of alumni gatherings hosted by Tau Beta Pi Executive Director Curt Gomulinski. On Thursday, July 19, a gathering will take place in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Visit this page for more details
Upcoming alumni gatherings include: New York (NY) – July 25; Dayton (OH) – August TBA; Cleveland (OH) – August TBA; Grand Rapids (MI) – August TBA; and Lexington (KY) – August TBA.
Popular Science is reporting on the Gamera II helicopter’s efforts to make aviation history by setting a new record for human-powered hover. The group of students from the University of Maryland will attempt to get the helicopter to hover for at least 60 seconds. Read the article
You can also visit the Gamera Human-Powered Helicopter Project web page for live video of this week’s attempt. Several of the Gamera II team members are Tau Bates, including: Sylvie A. DeLaHunt (MD B 2014); Matthew S. Gross (MD B 2012); and Ben Berry (MD B 2004).
This is a reminder about Tau Beta Pi’s 2012 Convention in Lexington, KY. The deadline to register for this year’s Convention is August 1. The Convention will take place September 27-29 at the Hyatt Regency Lexington and be hosted by the Kentucky Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, at the University of Kentucky. For more information, click here