Texas NSBE - 11th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)

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NSBE Presents: A Matter of Perspective - Introducing NSBE to Non-engineering Student Organizations


Announcements:
* PNS Crawfish Boil
* PNS Study Nights
* NEW - Online Tutoring
* Major Myx: Course Advising
* Freshman Action Team Social
* PNS Basketball Social
* Weekly Tutoring at Eastside Memorial HIgh
* 2011 Hype Conference
* Become a NSBE Senator
* Rivals Week
* REB Officers Results
* Birthday of the Week
* Vice President
* NSBE Retention Program
* NSBE Region 5 Scholarships
* Explore UT Volunteering
* Basketball Fundraising for NSBE Jr. Chapter
* NSBE T-Shirt Design Results
* NSBE Paintball Social
* Weekly Tutoring at East Side Memorial High
* 3.0 Dinner
* Text Message Reminder
* Top 5 Officer Nominations

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  • And now to talk about our upcoming basketball social, Jeremiah!
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  • Texas NSBE - 11th General Body Meeting (2010-2011)

    1. 1. NSBE’s 11th General Body MeetingTuesday, April 5th, 2011<br />Welcome!<br />
    2. 2. NSBE’s Mission<br />Have you supported the mission today?<br />" to increase the number of culturally responsible Black Engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community"<br />
    3. 3. HYPE Performance<br />Kristin Thompson<br />Jeremiah Bracy<br />
    4. 4. General Announcements<br />Stay informed, stay connected...<br />
    5. 5. PI-NSBE-SHPE Crawfish Boil<br />Date: Thursday, April 21, 2011<br />Time: 6:30 – 8:30 pm <br />Location: Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen<br /> 6319 I-35 N.<br /> Austin, TX 78752<br />Space is limited:<br />9 from PI<br />9 from SHPE<br />16 from NSBE<br />Note: Only paid members of PI NSBE and SHPE can attend. <br />Corporate Representatives from Texas Instruments and Schlumberger will be in attendance. Survey will be released on Tomorrow at 9:00 pm.<br />
    6. 6. PNS Study Nights<br />Every Monday from 6-8PM<br />Free snacks and tutors<br />ECJ 1.216 ( Pi Study Room)<br />Quiet Room in ECJ Library (Ramshorn Room)<br />
    7. 7. NEW Online Tutoring!<br />What: Calculus, Chemistry, Physics, and Engineering Mechanics<br />When: Monday – Thursday, 9:00-10:15pm<br />How: <br /> https://meeting.austin.utexas.edu/jestertrial<br />For more in depth assistance, attend in person at Jester or Kinsolving<br />
    8. 8. MAJOR MYX:<br />Course Advising<br /><ul><li>Learn the tricks with class schedules
    9. 9. Setup your next semester for success
    10. 10. Interact with Classmates in Engineering
    11. 11. Utilize available resources in CSE</li></li></ul><li>Freshman Action Team Social:<br />Movie Night Social<br />Date: April 13 -14th<br />Things to do:<br />Decide on a Movie<br />Decide on a Date<br />COME and HAVE FUN!!!!<br />
    12. 12. PNS Basketball Social<br />*PLAYERS NEEDED*<br />When: Thursday, April 7th<br />Where: Anna Hiss Gym (AHG 133)<br />Time: 5:30-9:00PM<br />**Free Food and Guest DJ will be Provided**<br />COME OUT AND SUPPORT THAT NSBE SQUAD!!<br />
    13. 13. Weekly Tutoring<br />Tutor Math atEastside Memorial High School<br />Every Friday from 3:00-4:30PM<br />We meet in Jester at 2:30PM<br />Just one of the many ways YOU can help to Positively Impact the Community!<br />Help Fight This Kind Of Reasoning!<br />
    14. 14. 2011 HYPE Conference<br />
    15. 15. Become a NSBE Senator<br />New MANDATORY Appointed Position <br />Tasks<br />Must attend all NSBE conferences <br />Understand the NSBE Constitution and Bylaws<br />Represent the chapter during Parliamentary proceedings<br />Benefits<br /><ul><li>Discounted conference registration
    16. 16. Be the legislative voice for the chapter
    17. 17. Make a direct impact on NSBE</li></li></ul><li>Rivals Week!<br />Sunday – Bowling Engineering Won<br />Monday – Build and Sell Business Won<br />Tuesday – Capture the Flag<br />Texas State Capitol Grounds at 8:00-10:00<br />Wednesday – Scavenger Hunt<br />Littlefield fountain 5:00-7:00<br />Thursday – Dodgeball<br />Anna Hiss Gym 8:00-10:00<br />Friday – Trivia and Closing Ceremony<br />GSB 2.124 at 4:00-5:00<br />
    18. 18. Stepping Up to Leadership<br />Congratulations to our Newest REB Members!<br />Adria Galloway<br />Regional Finance Chair<br />Dyamon JonesRegional Academic Excellence Chair<br />GetanehMekonenTexas Zone AVC<br />
    19. 19. Birthday of the Week!<br />Happy 22nd Birthday!!<br /><ul><li>Name: Jeremiah Bracy
    20. 20. Birthdate: April 6th
    21. 21. Major: Aerospace Engineering
    22. 22. Wish him a Happy Birthday when you see him this Wednesday!</li></li></ul><li>A Matter of Perspective:<br />Outside Opportunities for Engineers<br />Tuesday, April 5th, 2011<br />
    23. 23. A Matter of Perspective<br />Why is Perspective so Important?<br /><ul><li>Engineers specialize in problem solving
    24. 24. Over 1.6M engineers in the US alone
    25. 25. Not everyone speaks the language (laminar, transitional, or turbulent?)
    26. 26. You may be missing the big picture
    27. 27. In industry & life, interface with all sorts of people
    28. 28. A new perspective is another tool in the toolbox</li></li></ul><li>A Matter of Perspective<br />So What You‘re Saying is....<br /><ul><li>Step outside your comfort zone
    29. 29. UT has over 900 other student organizations
    30. 30. Build your skills, build your strengths, discover a new passion
    31. 31. You may be missing the big picture
    32. 32. In industry & life, interface with all sorts of people
    33. 33. A new perspective is another tool in the toolbox</li></li></ul><li>Black Health Professionals Organization<br />Purpose: The official purpose of the Black Health Professions Organization is to provide an atmosphere conducive to aiding minority undergraduates matriculate in a professional, health-related school. The organization is pre-professional and not social in its endeavors.<br />Membership: Student, faculty, and staff at The University of Texas at Austin pursuing a health-related career.<br />Functions: The Organization is mainly interested in visiting the various health science centers as well as inviting minority health professionals as speakers at our meetings. Our main objective is to provide current information on the process of entering a professional school.<br />Current President: Lola Awodol (lola.awodola@mail.utexas.edu)<br />
    34. 34.
    35. 35.
    36. 36.
    37. 37. The Delta Xi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.<br />Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.<br />Founded January 15, 1908 @ Howard University<br />First Black Greek Sorority<br />www.aka1908.org<br />The Delta Xi Chapter <br />Chartered May 16, 1959 @ The University of Texas<br />First Black Greek Organization at UT<br />Coming Soon  www.UTAKAs.com <br />
    38. 38. 2010 South Central Regional Conference Awards<br />Undergraduate Chapter of the Year Exemplary Connections AwardOutstanding Chapter Attendance<br />2009-2010 Order of Omega Awards<br />Outstanding Community Involvement<br />Outstanding Campus Involvement<br />Outstanding Cross-Council & Affiliate Collaboration<br />
    39. 39. ∙ Established: Fall 1902 <br />∙ Purpose: To serve as the official voice of the student body at The University of Texas at Austin. <br />∙ Represent the student body to:<br />- the administration of the University<br />- the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System<br />- the City of Austin<br />- the Texas Legislature <br />- the US Congress<br />∙ EVERYONE is already a members of SG<br />∙ Meetings: Tuesday, 7pm SAC Legislative Assembly Room<br />∙ Current President Natalie Butler (natalie.e.butler@gmail.com)<br />
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    41. 41. UMOJA<br />Established: Spring 2000<br />Purpose: Promote unity of African American women on the University of Texas at Austin campus.<br />Membership:All women who are UT students, faculty, or staff members.<br />Functions: UMOJA holds weekly meetings every Tuesday to discuss relevant topics to Black women. UMOJA also holds programs, both educational and social, throughout the academic school year that promote unity on campus.<br />Current President : Ariel Taylor (ariel_taylor@mail.utexas.edu)<br />
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    43. 43. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc.<br />Purpose: To serve the college and local community by doing service projects and performing social functions.<br />Membership: Must be a registered as a second semester student at U.T. with a GPA of 2.5.<br />Functions: PHD: Prevent High School Dropouts; Seed planning; Encourage East Austin minority students to push for excellence in their community, home, school and on the job; Provide scholarships to needy high school students.<br />Current President: Brandon Scott (brandon.scott@bba07.mccombs.utexas.edu) <br />
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    45. 45. Innervisions Gospel Choir <br />Purpose: To spread and minister the Gospel according to Jesus Christ; to reach out to our fellow man, by introducing to some and presenting to others that there is a reality in serving a true and living God.<br />Membership: Registered UT students, strictly voluntary<br />Functions: We minister on campus as well as throughout the city, state and nation. We traditionally culminate our year with a spring concert.<br />Current President: Videllia Davis(vad2006@mail.utexas.edu)<br />
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    47. 47. Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc.<br />Purpose: Our purpose is to promote scholarship, brotherhood, fellowship and love for all mankind in a unified effort and therein render service to our community.<br />Membership: UT Austin students who have at least a 2.5 GPA and a minimum of one completed semester may be considered for membership.<br />Functions: Alpha Phi Alpha is a service-social fraternity whose campus and com- munity interests are aimed toward the advancement of all people of all races, backgrounds, and cultures.<br />Current President: Harrison Fisher (harrison.fisher@bba07.mccombs.utexas.edu)<br />
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    49. 49. African Student Association<br />Purpose: To form link between African and non-African students on the UT campus To educate ourselves and others on developments on the African continent. To introduce people to the diverse African cultures and traditions.<br />Membership: Students, faculty, and staff at The University of Texas at Austin.<br />Functions: Host cultural functions, parties; give presentations to the UT community; orientate incoming African students, present speakers and African performers to the UT community.<br />Current President: Raymond Tambe (raymond.tambe@bba07.mccombs.utexas.edu)<br />
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    51. 51. Texas Gospel Fellowship (TGF)<br /> Bible Study Tuesdays at 7pm in <br /> UTC 4.122<br />“Living sacrificially, Witnessing prayerfully…Through Love!” –Colossians 4:2-6<br />
    52. 52.
    53. 53. But Don‘t Forget...<br />The original...NSBE<br /><ul><li>Leadership opportunities
    54. 54. Free Microsoft Software
    55. 55. Travel to conferences
    56. 56. Scholarships
    57. 57. Major Myx
    58. 58. Networking w/ Corporate Reps
    59. 59. Make a difference in the community
    60. 60. and more!</li></li></ul><li>Please Welcome<br />Mudassir Siddiqui,<br />El Paso Energy<br />
    61. 61. NSBE Elections Part II<br />VP Platform Presentation <br />Benjamin Bamgbade<br />
    62. 62. Other Announcements?<br />
    63. 63. Thanks for Coming!<br />Next Meeting: Tuesday, April 19th, 2011<br />Don’t Forget about:<br />Weekly Tutoring at Eastside High<br />PNS Crawfish Boil <br />PNS Basketball Social<br />Apply for CEB Positions<br />HYPE Conference<br />Major Myx: Course Advising<br />

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