Tau Beta Pi’s 2020 Year in Review

It would be an understatement to say that we’ve packed a lot into the first 6 months of this year. As we prepare for the second half of 2020, let’s review the first half and what Tau Beta Pi members accomplished. January 2020 Tau Beta Pi’s 47 active Alumni Chapters strive to connect Tau BetaContinue reading “Tau Beta Pi’s 2020 Year in Review”

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Tau Beta Pi “Firsts” in 2020

2020 was certainly a uniquely trying year. However, the obstacles Tau Beta Pi faced in 2020 provided opportunities for many positive and even permanent changes. Keep reading to learn about some of our “firsts” this year! COVID-19 restrictions forced almost everyone to pivot to digital programs and events. Initiation ceremonies, Engineering Futures sessions, and evenContinue reading “Tau Beta Pi “Firsts” in 2020″

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Tau Beta Pi Announces Chapter Project Award Winners

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tau Beta Pi Association hosted its 115th annual Convention virtually. Unvention 2020, the Association’s inaugural virtual event, provided much-needed opportunities for connection and networking to the over 1,200 Tau Bates who registered to attend. Held between October 10 and November 7, Unvention’s program included many workshops and professional developmentContinue reading “Tau Beta Pi Announces Chapter Project Award Winners”

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Tau Bates’ Success Across the Country and Into Space

Read the TBP Blog for news on:Top 2020 GraduatesSpaceX SuccessOffice Remodel Tau Bates Earn Top Student Honors Shelley M. Edwards, TN Gamma ’20, has been named the recipient of the 2020 Derryberry Award, the highest student honor from Tennessee Tech University. Edwards recently earned a degree in chemical engineering with a concentration in biomolecular engineering.Continue reading “Tau Bates’ Success Across the Country and Into Space”

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HQ To Reopen; Video of Tips for Remote Work; Job Board

HQ To Reopen: Phased Reopening Plan Begins May 11 Tau Beta Pi headquarters is scheduled for a phased reopening beginning May 11. Since March 24, TBP staff has worked remotely in answer to state and local government guidelines. However, with the state of Tennessee guidelines ending on April 28, a new plan for phased reopeningContinue reading “HQ To Reopen; Video of Tips for Remote Work; Job Board”

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COVID-19 Video Requests, National Volunteer Week Special Posts on Social Media

Share with us a slice of your COVID-19 journey with a “Pi Bite” During the COVID-19 Pandemic many of us are finding new and inventive ways to work, stay in touch, and to contribute to our community. Watch the video and learn how you can send us your positive short videos and pictures on COVID-19Continue reading “COVID-19 Video Requests, National Volunteer Week Special Posts on Social Media”

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Franklin Award, Mercer Senior Honored, New Items in TBP Store & Tau Beta Pi Day!

C. Daniel Mote, Ph,D., California Alpha ’59, has been awarded the 2020 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Mechanical Engineering. Now in its 196th year, The Franklin Institute Awards pays tribute to the institute’s namesake and America’s first great scientist, Benjamin Franklin, by honoring the greatest minds in science, engineering, and industry. The laureates are mentors andContinue reading “Franklin Award, Mercer Senior Honored, New Items in TBP Store & Tau Beta Pi Day!”

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Convention Wrap Up, A Bent For Halloween, & Accolades

Thanks to the Ohio Chapters who hosted Convention; Alaska Alpha for their Halloween Bent; and newsworthy items on Tau Bates Gina Blazanin, ND A ’20, and Carrie Ann Smith, WA G ’18 T Thank you to our hosts for the 114th Convention The 114th Convention is in the books! Thank you to everyone who hosted,Continue reading “Convention Wrap Up, A Bent For Halloween, & Accolades”

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Countdown to Convention, New Dean Named at Carnegie Mellon, & NJ D Chapter President Honored

T 8 Days: Here We Come Columbus The 2019 Convention begins October 10 in Columbus, Ohio. It is hosted by Tau Beta Pi Chapters Ohio Gamma (The Ohio State University), Ohio Delta (Ohio University), and Ohio Iota (Ohio Northern University). Voting Delegates must present a photo ID New for this year is an online portalContinue reading “Countdown to Convention, New Dean Named at Carnegie Mellon, & NJ D Chapter President Honored”

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Tau Bates on Campus, Alumni Gatherings, & The Bent Editor Retires

Alumni Gatherings Stillwater, OklahomaDate: Thursday, September 5Time: 5:30 pmLocation: OSU campusRSVP : Wednesday, September 4 Seattle, WashingtonDate: Thursday, Septmeber 26Time: 5:15 pmLocation: Ballard LocksRSVP: Monday, September 23 Knoxville, TennesseeDate: Sunday, September 29Time: 4 pmLocation: All Saints Catholic ChurchRSVP : Wednesday, September 25 The Bent Editor Retires David Roberts, editor of The Bent magazine since 2018, has retired.Continue reading “Tau Bates on Campus, Alumni Gatherings, & The Bent Editor Retires”

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