Senior Spotlight: Liana Wood

This is Liana G. Wood, AL A ’22, a senior at The University of Auburn majoring in industrial & systems engineering. She is a Cupola Engineering Ambassador who has accepted a job offer from Lockheed Martin aerospace company. A recent Tweet from the Auburn University Ginn College of Engineering stated, “She has propelled the pathContinue reading “Senior Spotlight: Liana Wood”

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Tau Beta Pi’s Newest Chapter Installed

Georgia Southern University – Georgia Gamma On October 9, 2021, we introduced a new chapter into the Tau Beta Pi active collegiate chapter family. Tau Beta Pi Councillor Michael L. Peterson, IA A ’89, was the official installing deputy, assisted by Executive Director Curtis D. Gomulinski, MI E ’01, and District 5 Director Josuan HilerioContinue reading “Tau Beta Pi’s Newest Chapter Installed”

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Tau Beta Pi Announces Chapter Awards

This week Tau Beta Pi announced the winners of the 2021 Chapter Awards. Nineteen chapters received a Chapter Project Award, and 47 were recognized with the Chapter Excellence Award. The Chapter Project Award is given to chapters that accomplish outstanding project success. Chapters that have won three years in a row will receive a $500Continue reading “Tau Beta Pi Announces Chapter Awards”

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Tau Bate Preparing for NASA’s Halloween Launch

The official crew portrait of the SpaceX Crew-3 mission: (from left) Commander Raja Chari and pilot Thomas Mashburn, both NASA astronauts; mission specialist Matthias Maurer of the European Space Agency; mission specialist Kayla Barron of NASA. (Image credit: NASA) Lt. Col. Raja J. Chari, CO Z ’99, is preparing for a space station launch set forContinue reading “Tau Bate Preparing for NASA’s Halloween Launch”

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Kara Combs Wins Tau Beta Pi Collegiate Award “Trifecta”

Pictured: Kara Combs with her Laureate Award When the 2021 Tau Beta Pi Laureates were announced this year, Kara Combs was one of four students honored. The Laureate Program recognizes Tau Bates who exemplify the spirit of liberal culture in engineering colleges.    Combs has won the “Trifecta” of Tau Beta Pi collegiate awards including:Continue reading “Kara Combs Wins Tau Beta Pi Collegiate Award “Trifecta””

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Reception held to honor Neal McCaleb, recipient of Tau Beta Pi’s 2021 Distinguished Alumnus Award

Pictured above, from left to right: Kurt P. Rouser, Ph.D., OH H ’11, Neal A. McCaleb, OK G ’57, Dr. Paul Tikalsky, dean of the College of Engineering, Architecture, and Technology; and Jacob L. Lewellen, OK G ’22. On September 23, members of the Pioneer Alumni Chapter, OK Gamma Collegiate Chapter, the Center of SovereignContinue reading “Reception held to honor Neal McCaleb, recipient of Tau Beta Pi’s 2021 Distinguished Alumnus Award”

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Join us for the final Tau Bate Talks of 2021!

Join us for the final Tau Bate Talk of 2021 on Sunday, September 26, at 4pm ET / 1pm PT. Charles J. Kuehmann, Ph.D., AZ B ’88, will present “Engineering a Better Planet – and our way to new ones!” He leads the materials engineering organizations at both Tesla and SpaceX and has been aContinue reading “Join us for the final Tau Bate Talks of 2021!”

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Let’s Talk: Communicating About Problems

Strong interpersonal communication skills can foster success in both professional and personal situations. The “Let’s Talk” module focuses on building participants’ capacity to engage in meaningful, one-on-one conversations about challenging topics. Scheduled for Tuesday, September 21 at 7pm ET, join Kiran Mahtre as he presents “Let’s Talk: Communicating about Problems.” Engineering Futures is a programContinue reading “Let’s Talk: Communicating About Problems”

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TBP Member Named Dean of Pratt School of Engineering

Dr. Jerome P. Lynch, NY Iota ’97, has been named Dean of the Pratt School of Engineering at Duke University. Currently chair of the University of Michigan’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, he will assume his new role on January 1, 2022. You can find more information about Dr. Lynch via Duke’s online newsletterContinue reading “TBP Member Named Dean of Pratt School of Engineering”

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Chapter Chats Sept. 7

One positive takeaway from the COVID-19 pandemic is the realization that we do not always need to meet in person to provide timely valuable information to the members of Tau Beta Pi. While Tau Beta Pi provides numerous print and electronic resources to its chapter officers and members, sometimes direct interactions are more beneficial. AsContinue reading “Chapter Chats Sept. 7”

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