Call to Action: IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference

The female STEM superhero, Marie Curie, once said, “I was taught that the way of progress was neither swift nor easy.” Curie was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the only woman in history to ever win it twice, and the only human to ever win a Nobel Prize in two different sciences…. Read more

The Pocket Scope – April 2019

IEEE Houston Section Monthly Newsletter Greetings Houston Section! The Houston section volunteers have had a busy couple of months with a successful planning retreat and attending the region 5 business meeting.  At the Region 5 meeting, several Houston Section volunteers won awards for their achievements in 2018 including Moriah Hargrove Anders, Christopher Sanderson, and Freddie… Read more

IEEE Graduation Stole Program Spring 2019

To facilitate and promote relationship and membership in graduating IEEE members from affiliated Student Branches, the IEEE Houston Section is offering the Stole and Regalia rental program. The cost of the stole is $40 USD. Students will be able to claim a $30 USD reimbursement upon return of the stole in good conditions. To get… Read more

Houston Young Professionals – April Networking: Boba Tea & Game Night

On Wednesday, April 10, 2019, local IEEE Young Professionals joined together at The Teahouse for a networking event over boba tea and board games. Throughout the course of the evening, upcoming Houston Section and YP events were shared as well as opportunities on how to become more involved with IEEE. For more information on getting… Read more

Freddie Wong Receives IEEE R5 Outstanding Individual Achievement Award

IEEE Houston Section Teachers In­-Service Program (TISP) Committeeman and Life and Senior Member Freddie Wong has been awarded the Outstanding Individual Achievement Award (for Region 5).   This award is designed to recognize long term service and achievement to IEEE and Region 5. Freddie, now retired, completed a 30-year Project Management career with Saudi Aramco. Freddie has… Read more

Young Professionals April Newsletter

Happy Tuesday YP! Here is everything going on in April! Important Events   IEEE YP HOU Networking: Boba Tea & Game Night (April 10, 2019) What better way to network than with some Boba Tea & board games! Network with local young professionals and students with free boba for IEEE members from The Teahouse Tapioca… Read more

Christopher Sanderson Receives IEEE Region 5 Jim Leonard Outstanding Member Award

  IEEE Houston Section Vice Chairman and South Area Chair for Region 5  Christopher Sanderson has been awarded the Jim Leonard Outstanding Member Award.    The James Leonard award is named in the memory and honor of Mr. Leonard, who was both a former Region 5 director and an IEEE-USA president.  This award is given to… Read more

IEEE Membership Half-off in March

Don’t miss out the opportunity to renew your IEEE membership paying half during the month of March. Residence Member Full Year Member Pay in March for the Year Student Full Year Student Pay in March for the Year United States $203 $101.50 $32 $16 Steps to sign up for membership: 1. Navigate to this web… Read more

Moriah Hargrove Anders Named IEEE 2019 Region 5 Outstanding Young Professional

Our own IEEE Houston Executive Officer, Moriah Hargrove Anders, was recently awarded the IEEE Region 5 Outstanding Young Professional Award 2018.  This award is designed to recognize members whose substantive achievements have left an undeniable imprint on the fabric of IEEE Young Professional operations within Region 5. Moriah is currently a Patent Agent with Fletcher… Read more

LEED Training – April Workshops

The following information is being shared as a courtesy to LeadingGreen. No additional rights or privileges are taken.  The LEED Green Associate is the only professional designation to show employers and clients you have certified knowledge in the field To date, this course and its materials have proven to be instrumental in helping over 8000… Read more