Huntsville Alumni Event, Baseball Academic All-Americans, & LSU Gift (May 2017)

On Friday, June 2, at the Huntsville Country Club (Alabama) the Rocket City Alumni Chapter of Tau Beta Pi will be formally installed and there will be a dinner to recognize N. Jan Davis, Ph.D., P.E. (AL A '77), and Michael D. Griffin, Ph.D. (MD B '77), as 2016 TBP Distinguished Alumni. To preserve the... Continue Reading →

Academic All-District Men’s and Women’s Track & Field/Cross Country & All-League Academic Team

The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) has announced the 2016-17 CoSIDA Academic All-District® Men's Track & Field/Cross Country teams, including Division I, II, III, and college division. All First Team Academic All-District selections advance to the national Capital One Academic All-American ballot. There are 11 Tau Beta Pi members that have been named... Continue Reading →

Top Scholar Athlete, Academic All-American, & Conference Academic Team (May 2017)

The Landmark Conference has named Clair N. Schmitzer, DC B 2017, as the 2017 Women's Lacrosse Senior Scholar Athlete. She is a civil engineering major at The Catholic University of America and a midfielder on the women's lacrosse team. According to the announcement, she earned First Team All-Landmark accolades in 2014 and 2016, won four... Continue Reading →

Co-Valedictorians, Fulbright Program, & Female Leadership Award (May 2017)

The Stute, student newspaper at Stevens Institute of Technology, profiled the three co-valedictorians for the graduating class. Each will complete their degree with a perfect 4.0 GPA and two of the three are Tau Beta Pi members. Read the article for more information on the valedictorians and the May 24 graduation ceremony. Mark A. Liotta... Continue Reading →

The Bulletin, Academic All-American, & Fellowship Reports (May 2017)

The May issue of The Bulletin is now available. The issue includes an image from the installation of the 253rd collegiate chapter of Tau Beta Pi at Brigham Young University-Idaho, a list of 2017-18 Fellows, a summary of Tau Beta Pi Day 2017, and details on the TBP Student Advisory Board. The issue also includes... Continue Reading →

Alumni Events, Outstanding Student, & New Ph.D. Program (May 2017)

There are several alumni gatherings of Tau Beta Pi members scheduled to take place in May & June. You can find the calendar with a list of all events here. A reminder that these events are open to all Tau Bate (alumni and student) from any chapter, unless otherwise stated. Find details below on upcoming... Continue Reading →

Retiree Reception, FIU Dean, & Dean Stepping Down (May 2017)

Iowa State University (ISU) recognized Jim C. Hill, Ph.D. (CA G '62), for his 45+ years as part of the chemical and biological engineering department with a plaque and reception. Dr. Hill is retiring. Read the news article for more information. Before joining ISU, he worked at NASA's laboratory for theoretical studies and shell development.... Continue Reading →

Directorate of Engineering, Environmental Award, & Professionalism Award (May 2017)

The University of Michigan has announced that professor of mechanical engineering, and former associate dean for research, Dawn M. Tilbury, Ph.D. (MN A '89), has been selected to serve as Directorate for Engineering for the National Science Foundation (NSF). In her new role, Dr. Tilbury will be "charged with supporting engineering research and education critical... Continue Reading →

UCSC Event, Marconi Young Scholar Award, & Teenage Tau Bate

The California Alpha Delta Chapter at the University of California, Santa Cruz, is hosting an event on Friday, May 26, at the Jack Baskin School of Engineering. The "Tau Beta Pi Revival" will include technical talks, food, and music. The event is free and is aimed at bringing the local engineering community together. Please register... Continue Reading →

Grad Profile, Academic All-District Women’s At-Large, & Acting President (May 2017)

On May 13, the University of Colorado at Denver held its spring commencement ceremony. Derique A. Duran, CO E 2017, was among the 1,211 undergraduates to receive their degrees. He earned his bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering and served this past year as president of the CO Epsilon Chapter of Tau Beta Pi. In addition,... Continue Reading →

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