Presentation on theme: "NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS General Body Meeting Wednesday, February 10, 2010 UFNSBE."— Presentation transcript:
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS General Body Meeting Wednesday, February 10, 2010 UFNSBE
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS Contents Icebreakers 1 What are you doing this summer? 2 UFNSBE Updates 34 LCDR Bowman
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS ICEBREAKER LED BY FINANCE ZONE
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS NSBE’s mission is… to increase the number of culturally responsible Black Engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW BLACK HISTORY?
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS ARE YOU A MATH, SCIENCE, OR ENGINEERING MAJOR AND LOOKING FOR SOMETHING TO DO THIS SUMMER?
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS University Scholars Program Intended to introduce you to the exciting world of academic research and will help you determine whether you would like to pursue graduate-level research in the future Work one-on-one with a UF faculty member performing a research project A $2000 stipend will allow you to pursue research in the summer of 2010 Prsesent your research during the spring 2011 University Scholars Symposium Publish a paper in the Journal of Undergraduate Research DEADLINE TO APPLY: March 1, 2010
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS WVNanoREU 1)Majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) and 2)would like to participate in summer undergraduate research in the field of nanoscience. More information as well as an application can be found at Participants receive $5000 for the 10-week program (May 25-July 30) plus room and board. They begin reviewing applications on March 12, 2010 and admissions will be on a rolling basis.
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS Research Experience for Undergraduate in Renewable Energy Where: Colorado School of Mines invites Ten-week summer research program addressing fundamental materials issues related to the science and technology of renewable energy while nurturing a greater sensitivity of our place and role in the world in which we live. The application deadline for Summer 2010 is March 1, From May 31 to August 6 Contact Dr. Chuck Stone at or (303) for more
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS Cornell University LSAMP Summer Undergraduate Research Program CU LSAMP-R is an all expense paid summer research opportunity from June 6 – Aug. 11, 2010 that provides undergraduate participants with the opportunity to work with distinguished faculty and staff as well as network with others in their field of interest through weekly luncheons. CU LSAMP-R offers participants: A research stipend of $3,400 A round-trip travel stipend up to $300 for students living outside of Ithaca, NY A double room in a residential hall A campus bus pass or a campus parking pass Access to state-of-the-art laboratories, libraries, computer/study lounges, etc. Please visit for more information about the program and to apply. Application deadline: March 1, 2010.www.engineering.cornell.edu/lsamp
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS OPPORTUNITIES
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS TOMORROW….
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS Resume and Interview Help McKesson is hosting a special seminar for students to help them with resume writing and interviewing Bring your resumes and come meet a recruiter who really wants to help you get employed Thursday, February 11 4:30pm Career Resource Center Classroom.
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS FAM/STATE AWFE Saturday, February 7, 2010 Tallahassee, FL More information TBA
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS UFNSBE CONCESSIONS NSBE needs volunteers for the following Concessions events: 1. Baseball Friday, February 19th - 3:30 pm 2. Men's Basketball Tuesday, March 2nd - 7:00pm **All volunteers will receive a $50 discount on hotel costs for National Convention!** Charde at to sign
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS E-Fair Tuesday, February 16 th, :00 AM to 12:00 PM Activity will be on Static electricity If you are interested in volunteering please
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS Communications Zone UF NSBE Publications Team Writing, Photography, Designing Photoshop, InDesign, Publisher Facebook Group The Voice - UF NSBE Communications Zone Website Update Showcase
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS Leaders Building Leaders Shadow An Executive Board Member Administration Zone President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, Programs Chair, Senator, Parliamentarian Communications Zone BEC Representative, Historian, Publications, Public Relations, Telecommunications/Webmaster Finance Zone Finance Chair, Conference Planning Chair, Assistant Treasurer Membership Zone Membership Chair Programs Zone Chapter Development, Pre-Collegiate Initiative, Volunteering, T.O.R.C.H., Socials, Academic Excellence MEET AND EXCHANGE CONTACT INFORMATION WITH THE PERSON WHO HOLDS THE POSITION YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS IS NOT MANDATORY, BUT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS Get Involved Communication Zone Meeting Tuesday, February 16, 2010 at 6:15pm Programs Zone Meeting Thursday, February 18, 2010 at 6:30pm Membership Zone Meeting Monday, February 15, 2010 at 6:15pm Finance Zone Meeting Friday, February 19, 2010 at 6:15pm
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS Next General Body Meeting Wednesday, February 24, :15pm Williamson 100 Co-sponsored with the National Association of Black Accountants
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS INTRODUCING MATT BOWMAN LCDR USN
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS Questions & Answers