Teach For America is a consistent supporter of Tau Beta Pi and a valued partner. Friday, August 24, is the deadline for the TFA first corps member applications.
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Tau Beta Pi is continuing its push to activate the Association’s alumni. Recently, the TBP Chicago Alumnus Chapter was reactivated. There is also a solid petition for a new alumnus chapter in Boise, ID. Currently, there are five TBP alumni gatherings scheduled for August. Be sure to check out the schedule of events here, with gatherings in Cleveland (OH), Grand Rapids (MI), Lexington (KY), Minneapolis (MN), and more.
Tau Beta Pi partner PPI would like to remind you that in less than 75 days the fall engineering exams take place. Be sure that you have your reference manuals and review necessities. Also, you can now access select PPI exam review materials anytime, anywhere with your iPad®, iPhone®, or iPod touch®. PPI has developed new digital iBooks® and flashcard apps for the iTunes® Store to make your exam review mobile. Taking a PPI review course? Download the free Adobe® Connect™ app and watch the live or recorded sessions on-the-go. Click here for more details