Rice University receives the IEEE Region 5 Outstanding Student Branch Award

Rice did it again. During the Awards Banquet of the 2019 IEEE Region 5 Meeting & Student Conference, held on April 6th in the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Lafayette, LA; Rice University was presented the award for Outstanding Student Branch of 2018, from the hands of Robert Shapiro, IEEE Region 5 Director. Robert Shapiro… Read more

Apply for IEEE Senior Membership

Senior Member plaque: An engraved plaque you can proudly display to colleagues, clients, and employers. The plaque, an attractive fine wood with bronze engraving, is sent approximately eight weeks after elevation. The IEEE Houston Section would like to encourage our members to apply for Senior Membership.  Senior member is the highest grade for which IEEE members… Read more

Jeremy Feland Wins 2018 Houston Section IEEE Scholarship

  Jeremy Feland, a junior Biomedical student at Texas A&M University, and TAMU IEEE Student Branch member, has been awarded the IEEE Houston Section 2018 scholarship.   Jeremy was selected from a pool of 15 high achieving candidates.    As an aspiring doctor, Jeremy hopes to use the scholarship to continue his undergraduate studies. Each year the… Read more

Jacobs Engineering Receives IEEE Region 5 Outstanding Large Company Award

This award will be giving to a COMPANY within the Region that strongly supports IEEE members, Region 5, and the objectives of IEEE.   Jacobs Engineering is an international technical professional services firm. The company provides technical, professional and construction services, as well as scientific and specialty consulting for a broad range of clients globally… Read more

Press Release: IEEE HOU Sec. Recognizing our 2018 IEEExTreme Volunteers

Press Release: On Thursday, April 25, 2019 the IEEE HOU Sec. will be recognizing its 2018 IEEExTreme 12.0 proctor volunteers. The IEEEXtreme is an annual hackathon and competitive programming challenge in which teams of IEEE Student members and supported by Volunteer Proctors who are IEEE member, compete in a 24-hour time span against each other to… Read more

GreenTech Conference and Region 5 Meeting

Join your fellow Region 5 IEEE Members on April 6-8, 2018 at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin, TX for great meetings, workshops, and student competitions. The IEEE Green Technologies Conference (GreenTech) April 4th – 6th was conceived to address one of the most pressing challenges of our time–securing green and clean energy sources for… Read more

Congratulations to HOU Section 2017 VoLT Graduates

Congratulations to HOU Section 2017 VoLT Graduates Congrats to IEEE HOU Sec YP Chair Moriah Hargrove Anders and IEEE HOU Sec Vice Chair CB Sanderson for successfully graduating from the 2017 IEEE Volunteer Leadership Training Program (VoLT).   Moriah Hargrove-Anders is currently the IEEE HOU Sec Young Professionals Chair. She has been an active member… Read more

Congratulations PJ Donner 2016 Region 5 Outstanding Individual Achievement Awardee

On Saturday, April 1, 2017 PJ Donner received the Region 5 Outstanding Individual Achievement Award. This award is given to individuals within Region 5 for an outstanding achievement during the past year. PJ is a long standing IEEE Member and Houston Section Volunteer. He has served in a number of different positions within the Region, IEEE-USA and Houston Section…. Read more

2016 IEEE Houston Section Top Volunteer: CB Sanderson

On Thursday, January 12, 2017 the IEEE Houston Section held a Volunteer Appreciation Dinner for its 2016 Committee, Society, and Group Chairpersons. For more than 80 years the IEEE Houston Section volunteer leaders in chaired position have been serving our Houston Section, this was especially special in 2016 because of the great growth in Membership, Mentorship, and Senior Membership…. Read more

Congrats to Sara Stephens IEEE 2016 Young Engineer of Year

Congratulations to Sara Stephens IEEE 2016 Young Engineer of the Year. Sara was selected as IEEE Houston Section Young Engineer of the Year, her technical achievements and IEEE Houston Section volunteer accomplishments. We know that you will represent us well at the 2017 Houston Engineer Week. About Houston Engineers Week Recognizing that service to the… Read more