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Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)
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Texas NSBE - 7th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)

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NSBE Presents: Engineer Your Career …

NSBE Presents: Engineer Your Career

Announcements:
* NSBE Point System
* National Convention
* NSBE Week Events (Hunger Awareness, Movie Night Social, Super Bowl Party)
* WEP Evening w/ Industry
* Spring 2011 EXPO
* Major Myx II
* PNS Study Nights
* NSBE Retention Program
* Big Tex Zone Meeting
* NSBE Officer Shadow Program
* T-Shirt Design Contest
* New NSBE Website
* EOE - MITE Engineering Camp

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  • 1. NSBE 7th General Body Meeting<br />Tuesday, February 1, 2011<br />WELCOME<br />
  • 2. Mission<br />Our mission is to increase the number of culturally responsible black engineers, who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community.<br />
  • 3. General Announcements<br />
  • 4. Happy Black History Month<br />Quick Trivia:<br />Who invented the Super Soaker?<br />Lonnie Johnson<br />The Super Soaker was the top selling toy in America from 1991-1992. Lonnie Johnson holds over 80 patents.<br />
  • 5. NSBE Point System<br /><ul><li>Community Service and Zone Meeting
  • 6. 25 Points
  • 7. Meeting Attendance
  • 8. 20 Points
  • 9. Academic Excellence
  • 10. 15 Points
  • 11. Social Events
  • 12. 10 Points
  • 13. The member with the most points in February will earn free registration to the National Convention!!!</li></ul>Point Value: <br />15 pts for each study night<br />
  • 14. 37th Annual National Convention<br /><ul><li>When: March 23rd to 27th
  • 15. Where: St. Louis, MO
  • 16. Why should I go?
  • 17. Network
  • 18. Career Fair
  • 19. Professional Development Workshops
  • 20. GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT Test preparation
  • 21. How much will it cost?
  • 22. $300 – 0 to 100 points
  • 23. $250 – 100 to 150 points
  • 24. $200 – 150+ points
  • 25. Includes airfare and hotel.</li></li></ul><li>Officer Introductions<br />
  • 26. NSBE Week Events<br />Thursday: WEP Evening with Industry<br />Friday: Movie Night Social<br />Saturday: Hunger Awareness Day<br />Sunday: Super Bowl XLV Watch Party<br />
  • 27. WEP Evening with Industry<br />Be There! Networking! Food!<br />Date: Thursday, February 3rd<br />Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm<br />Meet in Jester at 5:45 pm to walk to Alumni Center<br />Location: Etter-Harbin Alumni Center<br />Registration at:<br />https://utdirect.utexas.edu/engine/wep/index.WBX<br />Open until Tomorrow Morning at 9:00 am<br />
  • 28. Spring 2011 Expo<br /><ul><li>Updated resumes…check
  • 29. 30 second elevator speech…check
  • 30. Firm handshake…check
  • 31. Confidence…check
  • 32. Homework completed…check</li></ul>So be there!<br />Friday, February 4, 2011<br />10:00 am – 4:00 pm<br />Frank Erwin Center<br />
  • 33. NSBE Movie Night Social<br />Point Value: <br />10 pts for attendance<br /><ul><li>Date: Friday, February 4, 2011
  • 34. Time: 6:00 pm
  • 35. Location: CPE 2.216</li></ul>*FREE* popcorn and drinks to keep you refreshed! <br />
  • 36. Point Value: <br />15 pts for attending<br />2 pts for each can (5 max) <br />HUNGER AWARENESS <br />FOOD DRIVE<br />Donations can be brought to the <br />PNS Office –ECJ 1.227<br /> From 25th Jan – 5thFeb, 2011.<br />Canned meats, vegetables and fruit<br />Pasta &amp; pasta sauce, Beans<br />Healthy cereals, Peanut butter<br />Oatmeal, Powdered Milk<br />Monetary Donations will also accepted<br />Janel Davis: jaydavis2489@gmail.com<br />FIGHTING HUNGER<br />ONE CAN AT A TIME!<br />
  • 37. Super Bowl XLV <br />Date: #SuperBowlSunday(2/5/11)<br />Time: 5:00 pm<br />Meet in the PI Study Room at 4:30 pm if you need a ride<br />Complete survey via email<br />
  • 38. PNS Study Nights<br /><ul><li>Every Monday starting on Feb. 7th 6-8 p.m.
  • 39. Free snacks and tutors
  • 40. ECJ 1.216 ( Pi Study Room)
  • 41. Quiet Room in ECJ Library (Alec Room)
  • 42. Bring your old exams</li></ul>Point Value: <br />15 pts for each study night<br />
  • 43. Major Myx II“Tricks and Treats”<br />Point Value: <br />15 pts for attendance<br /><ul><li>Learn the “insider” tricks
  • 44. Set goals and accountability
  • 45. Interact with Classmates in Engineering
  • 46. Network with Professionals and Free food!!!</li></li></ul><li>NSBE Retention Program<br /><ul><li>Nationally leveraged program
  • 47. Aimed at retaining our Engineers in the CSE
  • 48. Specifically freshman
  • 49. STRONG review sessions will be held around test times throughout the semester</li></li></ul><li>Point Value: <br />25 pts for attending<br />Big Texas Zone Meeting<br />Date: February 12,2011 (Saturday)<br />Host: Prairie View A&amp;M University<br />Time: 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. <br />Why Go?!<br />Free Food<br />Fun<br />Network<br />Learn about R5 NSBE<br />Did I mention that it’s free?<br />Register at www.nsbe.org<br />BIG, BIG, BIG…BIG TEX<br />
  • 50. NSBE Officer Shadow Program<br /><ul><li>Want to be a future officer of NSBE?
  • 51. Sign up to shadow an officer today. 
  • 52. See Dyamon Jones for more details
  • 53. utnsbeprograms@gmail.com</li></li></ul><li>NSBE 2011 T-Shirt Design Contest<br />SHOW YOUR SKILLSAND GET FREEREGISTRATION<br />Deadline: February 27, 2011<br />Submit designs to: isaac.aggrey@gmail.com <br />
  • 54. Website Update <br />
  • 55. Sara Sanchez<br /><ul><li>MITE Engineering Camp
  • 56. EOE Free Tutoring</li></li></ul><li>Pass Out Sign-Up Sheet<br />
  • 57. NSBE PresentsEngineer Your Career<br />GetanehMekonen &amp; San’Quan Prioleau<br />
  • 58. The Law School Route<br /><ul><li>Example: Patent Lawyer
  • 59. Pros
  • 60. High Tolerance for “Pain”
  • 61. Trained to think Logically
  • 62. Cons
  • 63. Complete opposite from Engineering
  • 64. Not everything is “Clear Cut”
  • 65. What to do now?</li></li></ul><li>The Law School Route<br /><ul><li>What to do now?
  • 66. Keep your GPA high!
  • 67. Take the LSAT
  • 68. Apply for Law School
  • 69. Some Universities have Joint MS/J.D. programs
  • 70. Like:
  • 71. University of Notre Dame
  • 72. Stanford University
  • 73. Texas Tech University
  • 74. University of Florida </li></li></ul><li>The Business Route<br /><ul><li>Business Foundations Certificate</li></ul>http://www.utexas.edu/ce/uex/certificate/bfcc/<br /><ul><li>Get an MBA after gaining experience</li></li></ul><li>Entrepreneur<br /><ul><li>As engineers, we are trained to view the world in a narrow scope (our field)
  • 75. Begins with an innovative idea (not necessarily new product)
  • 76. Become a CEO of yourself
  • 77. NSBEPreneurer</li></li></ul><li>Equal Opportunity in Engineering Program Director<br /><ul><li>Use your engineering background to reach back to the underrepresented engineering community
  • 78. Design and innovate new programs that engage students heavily in the corporate realm</li></ul> i.e. Industry Super Bowl<br />
  • 79. -OR-<br />
  • 80. You can drop out and become a billionaire!<br />Just Kidding! It’s not part of NSBE’s mission.<br />Facebook<br />Microsoft<br />Apple<br />
  • 81. Please Welcome<br />Alexander Bourdeau, Raymond Hodge and Rohan Reddy from Accenture<br />
  • 82. Other Announcements<br />PI? SHPE? EOE?<br />
  • 83. General Reminders<br />NSBE Week Events (Feb. 1-6):<br />Thursday – WEP Evening with Industry<br />Friday – Movie Night Social<br />Saturday – Hunger Awareness Day<br />Sunday – Super Bowl Watch Party<br />Get all of the info in the Weekly Newsletter.<br />Check out the new website: <br />http://studentorgs.utexas.edu/nsbe<br />

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