Weekly Newsletter

September 25th, 2016
Table of Contents
  • SHPE National
    • Flight Due October 1st
    • Registration with Lodging Due October 14th 
  • Fifth General Body Meeting 
  • GitHub for Professional Networking
  • Genentech Process Development Rotation Program
  • T-Shirt Sale
  • MentorSHPE
  • Graduate School Visit
  • Volunteering Opportunities
  • Academic Coaching in Engineering
  • Test Bank
  • Latino Events
  • Meme of the Week
  • Quote of the Week
SHPE National Conference
SHPE Conference is the largest technical and career conference for Hispanics and Latinos in the country!

*If you are one of the first 20 people to complete 20 points SHPE will help with $250, for questions about points please contact Mitzi Fernandez.196.

Where: Seattle, WA
When: November 2nd-6th

  • Flight: $369.85: Due October 1st
  • Registration with Lodging $345: Due October 14th
For questions please contact Kevin Chenault.29 and for payment Estefania Fernandez.240
Fifth General Body Meeting 

Grad School & Career Opportunities for Graduate Students
Come learn about graduate school as well as academic/industry career paths available for Masters and Ph.D level students.
When: October 7th @ 5:15pm
Where: Dreese 113 
Genentech is currently recruiting for position in the Process Development Rotation Program (PDRP) in U.S. Biologics Technical Development at South San Francisco, CA, to begin employment February or August 2016. For more information click here.
SHPE is initiating a new program called the MentorSHPE. This will consist of an upperclassmen and an underclassmen partnership! The upperclassmen would advise on academic activities, help with professional development, and get to spend one-on-one time with the underclassmen. If interested in becoming a mentor or a mentee click here and if you have any questions please contact Nick Fernandez.202.

*More mentees are needed at this time
Graduate School Visit
Visit a grad school for free! For more information click here or email Alex Avendano.8

Volunteering Opportunities
College of Engineering Tailgate
When: October 1st
Shifts: 1-4 Hour shifts from 8am-12pm
Registration: Here 
Contact: Bernie Cook.1327

Outreach K-12
When: September 27th 
Time: 3:30-4:30pm
Contact: Lisa Anderson.67

*If you sign up please email Paloma Cooper.2337 with your shift information

Academic Coaching in Engineering
Academic Coaching in Engineering (ACE) tutoring offers engineering students a study space with SHPE, NSBE, and other tutors. There are also available rooms if you want a quiet study space. Remember, scholarships for attendance will be available at the end of the semester so don't miss out! Please contact Paloma Cooper.2337 if you have any questions.

Date: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays
Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm
Location: Bolz 316 & 318

Test Bank
OSU SHPE is still in need of exams/quizzes for our Test Bank. Our goal is to help everyone prepare for midterms and final exams in certain courses. As of right now, the courses that we have exams/quizzes for are shown up above. If you would like information to a certain course or want to help add more exams to our bank please feel free to contact Natalie Dalea.2.

*Remember this is a tool for ACTIVE SHPE MEMBERS ONLY and in order to have access to the test bank a "donation" must be given.

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

Entre Nos 
Entre Nos is a support group for Latinx students. It is a space to share stores, struggles, and triumphs as we move together towards achieving the academic and career goals.  
Where: Student Life Multicultural Center Alonso Family Room
When: October 4th @ 6pm
*For other Hispanic Heritage Month events click here 

Sõl Con 
Latino and African American comics have been traditionally sidelined in the mainstream. During Hispanic Heritage Month, The Ohio State University Office of Diversity and Inclusion hosted the first annual SÕL-CON: The Brown and Black Comix Expo. Click here for the schedule of events.    
Where: Hale Hall MLK Room 
When: October 14th-16th @ 9am-5pm

Café con Leche  
Leveraging your Hispanic/Latino/a Identity for your career. Hosted by Franciso Gomez-Bellenge, College of Business. Click here for more information and events. 
Where: TBD 
When: October 13th @ 4pm-5pm
Meme of the Week:
Quote of the Week:
"One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation."-Arthur Ashe
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