TBP District 5 Conference, Student Profile, Association Award Deadlines (April 2019)

The Tau Beta Pi District 5 Conference took place this weekend in Orlando, Florida. Tau Bates from chapters in Florida, Georgia, Puerto Rico, and South Carolina were in attendance for the event hosted by the University of Central Florida. The District 5 Directors created an Instagram account and posted images, including the one below.


Crystal E. Winston, MA B 2019, will graduate in June with a degree in mechanical engineering from MIT. She is a Marshall Scholar and will work towards a graduate degree in aerospace materials and structures at Imperial College London (UK).

She was profiled by MIT News for her research related to designing vehicles that drive, fly, and swim. Click here to read the article for more information on her research and career at MIT.


April 1 is the deadline to submit nominations for three of Tau Beta Pi’s Association awards. Learn more about the Laureate Program, McDonald Mentor Program, and Outstanding Advisor Program, and how to complete a nomination.

Winners are announced in August and attend the annual Convention (October) to receive their awards. Press releases on past award winners are also available.


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