Weekly Newsletter

January 9th, 2017
Table of Contents
  • Welcome Back! Jan 13th @ 5:15pm 
  • Good Luck!
  • Dia de los Reyes Magos
  • RLDC 2017 
  • RLDC 2018 Committees
  • NSBE/SHPE Book Exchange
  • Latino Events
  • Meme of the Week
  • Quote of the Week
Welcome Back! 
Welcome back to school, hope everyone had a good winter break with lots of relaxing, fun and good food. Thanks Don't forget to join us for our first spring meeting! Capitol One will be joining us to speak about good study techniques for the new semester as well as different opportunities they offer.

Where: Dreese Lab 113
When: Friday, January 13th @ 5:15pm

Good Luck! 
Congratulations to everyone who is on a Co-Op this semester! SHPE wishes you the best of luck and big success during this opportunity.
Día de los Reyes Magos
Ohio Hispanic Coalition's Día de los Reyes Magos event will be held January 14th. They will be there from 8am-5pm but have shifts from 8am-11am, 10:45am-2pm, and 1:45pm-5pm if volunteers cannot attend all day! 

Where: Westgate Shelterhouse 271 Wicklow Rd. Columbus, OH 43204
When: Saturday, January 14th, 8am-5pm
Contact: Estefania Fernandez.240
RLDC Detroit 2017 
In the Regional Leadership Development Conference (RLDC) you learn about how to become a better leader. You also get to meet other SHPE chapters, participate in a case study, and career fair. Please note that registration is around $85. SHPE at OSU will try to cover most of the expenses, but this will be decided later in the semester.  If you would like to be considered as a potential attendee click here. If you have any questions please contact Estefania I Fernandez.240 and Kevin Chenault.29

Dates: March 23rd-26th
Location: Detroit, MI
Registration: ~$85
RLDC 2018 Committees
We want RLDC in Ohio State spring 2018! We need your help to plan this event. Below are the general overviews for each committee.

Finance & Sponsorship
The Finance & Sponsorship committee is in charge contacting companies for sponsorship, creating a budget, and monitoring tentative expenses.

Logistics will be responsible for coordinating registrations, t-shirt designs, name tags, food and beverage, and transportation if needed.

Join the team that will be in charge of identifying and contacting speakers, topics for workshops, as well as case study organizations.

Join the committee that will promote, market, and advertise the event through SHPE webpage and social media.

*If you would like to be part of the finance & sponsorship, logistics, programming, or communications committee or have any questions please contact Estefania Fernandez.240.

NSBE/SHPE Book Exchange
The Academic Chairs of both NSBE and SHPE have partnered up to make book exchange documents! Members can list the books they wish to sell and can also view the list to see what books are being sold. If you wish to sell a book, please click here to fill out the required form. In order to view books that are up for sale, please click here.
If you look at the link, a lot of the books are free so take a look!

Latino Events
Student volunteers needed to visit high schools known as LASER Hubs once a week to help students prepare for college, find scholarships, work on essays, fill out common application, and compare universities. For any questions and more information contact Elena Costello.45.
*Click here for the Hub locations.

*For other Latinx events click here.
Meme of the Week:
Quote of the Week:
"Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new."
-Brian Tracy
SHPE @ The Ohio State University
Minority Engineering Program
122 Hitchcock Hall
2070 Neil Ave.
Columbus, OH. 43120-1275

Advisor: Lisa Barclay
Email: barclay.4@osu.edu
Co-Advisor: Anabel Galan
Email: galan.8@osu.edu