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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#TBPUnvention2020 Check-In

Even though Tau Beta Pi couldn’t host our Convention in person this year, #TBPUnvention2020 has provided lots of opportunities for networking and professional development. Virtual Unvention events began on October 10 and will continue until November 7.  If you missed an event, check the Unvention site here and see if a session has been uploadedContinue reading “#TBPUnvention2020 Check-In”

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Engineers Persevering & 2020 Unvention

Melody Gonzalez, E.I., FL Q ’18 Growing up in a small town in Venezuela, Melody Gonzalez noticed a variety of infrastructure breakdowns including a less than efficient water system. After graduating from high school, she made the decision to study petroleum engineering and headed to the United States. As a single mother of two children,Continue reading “Engineers Persevering & 2020 Unvention”

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More Honors for Tau Bates and Success in Space

Read the TBP Blog for news on:Texas A&M Professor Earns AwardCCNY Student Honored by PalantirSpaceX Returns from ISS Texas A&M Professor Earns Award Bonnie J. Dunbar, Ph.D., TX Epsilon ’83, former astronaut, TEES Eminent Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering, John P. McGovern Science and Society Award, for “leadership and contributions in aerospace engineering;Continue reading “More Honors for Tau Bates and Success in Space”

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Tau Beta Pi: Mid-year 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. (You will find additional information and links highlighted by a different color.) January 2020Continue reading “Tau Beta Pi: Mid-year review”

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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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Volunteer Month Finale — Pi Bites: Member Videos — School’s Out

Tau Beta Pi could not achieve its mission without the dedication of our volunteers. It is the commitment of the 1,000+ volunteers that makes the Association a vibrant reality. Throughout the month and during Volunteer Week of April 19-25, TBP highlighted some of the leaders in the Association for their efforts. Scroll through the picturesContinue reading “Volunteer Month Finale — Pi Bites: Member Videos — School’s Out”

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Saying Thanks To Our Volunteers, CPAP Machines to Ventilators, & Outstanding Students

April is National Volunteer Month More than 1,000 volunteers support Tau Beta Pi throughout the year with educational programs, leadership, governance, alumni outreach, mentoring, advising, and through contributions of their personal time and financial support. Follow Tau Beta Pi on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn as we say thank you to our Volunteers during April,Continue reading “Saying Thanks To Our Volunteers, CPAP Machines to Ventilators, & Outstanding Students”

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‘Stay-At-Home’ Hits HQ; Deadlines Changed; Virtual Initiation for AL E

Tau Beta Pi HQ Closed: Due to a local government order, all non-essential businesses in Knox County were ordered to close from March 24 to April 6. We will still be answering email and phone calls at 1-800-TAU-BETA. We will process donations and other mail as circumstances permit and items ordered through the store will be delayed.Continue reading “‘Stay-At-Home’ Hits HQ; Deadlines Changed; Virtual Initiation for AL E”

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