IEEE HOU Sec. Student Branch Leadership Training

It’s been reported that 83% of companies express that it’s important to develop leaders at all levels. In response to this, on May 5, 2019, Houston Section Secretary, Moriah Hargrove Anders, led a group of about fifteen student IEEE leaders through the Houston Section’s first annual Student Branch Leadership Training. Representatives from Texas A&M University,… Read more

Rice Design Team Finalists at Regional Circuits and Systems Design Contest

Rice Design Team Finalists at Regional Circuits and Systems Design Contest Dr. Joseph Cavallaro, the Houston area Circuits and Systems Society Chair and Rice University Student Branch Counselor, reported that the Axon Mobile Senior Design Team has been selected as a finalist in the IEEE Circuits and Systems student design contest.  The Axon Mobile team… Read more

R5 Conference Recap: Business Meeting

At the beginning of April, several Houston Section and local Student Branch representatives attended the Region 5 Business Meeting.  These representatives witnessed/participated in various student competitions, including an ethics competition and a circuit design competition, and attended IEEE-enrichment trainings hosted by regional and national leadership. Students from the University of Houston, University of Houston Downtown,… Read more

How Three Universities Are Keeping Up With Changes in Engineering

This article originally published by IEEE Spectrum Magazine on April 12, 1019. The IEEE HOU Sec. take no additional rights or privileges to the article and is  sharing for educational purposes only.  How Three Universities Are Keeping Up With Changes in Engineering Deans at City College of New York, Columbia, and NYU share what they… Read more

IEEE Texas Southern University “What Are Standards?”

On Wednesday, March 6, 2019 the IEEE Houston Section facilitate a What Are Standards? seminar at Texas Southern University.  Christopher Sanderson, IEEE Houston Section Vice-Chair and IEEE Region 5 South Chair facilitated the seminar to over 35 student attendees many of which are not IEEE members. Many were surprise to learn about the history of… Read more

IEEE 2019 TryEngineering Summer Institute Program

At the TryEngineering Summer Institute summer engineering programs for high school students, you’ll explore various engineering fields, such as electrical, civil, mechanical, and aerospace. Meet working engineers and experience VIP tours of engineering companies and centers. Learn new skills and engage in hands-on projects that explore how engineers can solve real-world problems. In 2019, some… Read more

Sparking Innovation – PVAMU Student Entrepreneur Info Session

The IEEE Houston Section in partnership with the IEEE PVAMU Student Branch will be part of a session Sparking Innovation Students Entrepreneur Info Session. Kristen MacCartney’s, IEEE Senior University Partnership Program Manager, will be part of the discussion during her IEEE R5 South Area Texas tour. She will be visiting the following IEEE Student Branches… Read more

University of Houston IEEE Eta Kappa Nu Honor Society

Planning meeting for IEEE Eta Kappa Nu Honor Society at the University of Houston College of Engineering. About IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu Founded as Eta Kappa Nu in 1904 at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, then changed to IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu (IEEE-HKN) following a merger with IEEE in 2010, IEEE-HKN is the academic honor society for those studying… Read more

PVAMU IEEE HKN Zeta Lambda Chapter 2018 Induction Ceremony

On Tuesday, April 3, 2018 the Zeta Lambda Chapter at Prairie View A&M University has returned after an almost two-year hiatus. The return of Eta Kappa Nu at Prairie View A&M University was long but with the leadership of the incoming Executive Board, the future is bright.  With the help of their advisor, Dr. Suxia Cui, and selected… Read more

IEEE Region 5 Annual Business Meeting

Welcome to the 2018 Region 5 Annual Business Meeting held in Austin, TX.  Each year, Region 5 holds an annual meeting to conduct region business such as approving the Executive Committee roster, vote on the annual budget, and other required business.  All 26 sections in the region are invited to send a voting representative and… Read more