Application Deadlines, Post-Quake News from Puerto Rico, and Employment Opportunities What do these people have in common? Deadlines are quickly approaching for Tau Beta Pi Distinguished Alumnus nominations and fellowship applications, which are due by February 1. If you know someone deserving of recognition as a Distinguished Alumnus, please submit the nomination by Feb. 1 here. If you want to apply for a fellowship... Continue Reading →

2019 Year In Review: July through December

This is the 2nd installment of memories from the 2019 Tau Beta Pi blog focusing on July through December. July 2 Automotive Icon & Tau Beta Pi Member Dies Automotive legend Lee Iacocca, PA A '45, died July 2, 2019, at the age of 94. According to an obituary, he was "known as the father... Continue Reading →

Space Farmer: Nick Hague, Colorado Zeta ’98; Iowa Alpha Members Honored

Photo Credit: NASA U.S. Air Force Col. Nick Hague recently wrapped up 203 days on board the International Space Station, conducting all kinds of research projects. But one of those experiments seemed tailor-made for the astronaut who describes himself as a farm boy from rural Kansas --the Vegetable Production System, termed VEGGIE. As reported by... Continue Reading →

TBP Alumni News and Notes

Arlene Garrison, Ph.D. Arlene Garrison Named AAAS Fellow Arlene Garrison, Tennessee Alpha '88, vice president for university partnerships at Oak Ridge Associated Universities, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) as announced in a news release from ORAU. Election as an AAAS Fellow is an honor bestowed... Continue Reading →

Spend a Week With Tau Bate & National Geographic Fellow, Jenna Jambeck; Tau Bate running for Dem Nominee

The passport for Dr. Jenna Jambeck, FL A '96, must be covered in stamps and her personal vehicle is probably due for an oil change - like, yesterday. During the last week of October Jambeck was in 3 different cities. She was in Boston at the Harvard Kennedy School for a workshop addressing plastics in... Continue Reading →

Meet Melissa!

UNLV Mechanical Engineering Faculty News Mechanical engineering professor Melissa Morris measures her career success by the successes of her students. (Lonnie Timmons III/UNLV Photo Services) The University of Nevada, Las Vegas, recently profiled Melissa Morris, WV A '06, as a new mechanical engineering assistant professor-in-residence. She is filling one of five new teaching-focused faculty positions... Continue Reading →

Tau Bates on Twitter, #problemsolved podcast, & Trending Topics

T Tulane Tau Bates On Twitter From time to time Twitter surprises with a great picture, post, or presentation. In this case, LA Beta at Tulane University in District 10, grabbed the spotlight with a photo tweeted by Chief Advisor Nicholas Sandoval, Ph.D. (CO Beta '06), and keep up the good work! Thanks for the... Continue Reading →

Countdown to Convention, New Dean Named at Carnegie Mellon, & NJ D Chapter President Honored

T 8 Days: Here We Come Columbus The 2019 Convention begins October 10 in Columbus, Ohio. It is hosted by Tau Beta Pi Chapters Ohio Gamma (The Ohio State University), Ohio Delta (Ohio University), and Ohio Iota (Ohio Northern University). Voting Delegates must present a photo ID New for this year is an online portal... Continue Reading →

Tau Bates on Campus, Alumni Gatherings, & The Bent Editor Retires

We out here! Recruiting future #UT23 TBPeeps at #gonetoengineering! We’re looking forward to an exciting year with TBP! MA Alpha at WPI uofa_taubetapiWelcome back to campus Tau Bates!! First day of Fall 2019 So excited to be sharing TBP with incoming freshmen at Engineers Rock the Block! #taubetapiKU Alumni Gatherings Stillwater, OklahomaDate: Thursday, September 5Time: 5:30 pmLocation: OSU... Continue Reading →

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