Weekly News & Updates | September 7, 2022
SHPE MEMBER ON COVER OF RE-ENGINEER MAGAZINE
SHPE Member Guadalupe "Lupe" Perez graced the cover of the summer issue of Re-Engineer! In it she is highlighted as a the "You Can Be An Engineer" feature. She discusses her journey from growing up on a small Mexican ranch to becoming a Program Manager at The Boeing Company. She credits SHPE for showing her that anything is possible!

INTERNSHPE WITH MEDTRONIC
Medtronic has partnered with SHPE to provide a variety of InternSHPE opportunities that include personalized support to help students excel from day one. This past summer we were excited to help 31 Medtronic interns and are now accepting candidates for the 2023 cohort! Applications are due by 7am ET September 21.

PASSPORT TO DOW CAREERS
Join us on Tuesday, September 20 at 7pm ET for our next installment of Passport to DOW Careers. We will be featuring two speakers from DOW, Andre Argenton, Chief Sustainability Officer and Vice President of EH&S, and Erika Vergara, Senior Business Quality Leader. They will discuss their journeys and experiences as Hispanic leaders. There will also be Q&A at the end of the event.

ICYMI: AFFORDABLE CONNECTIVITY PROGRAM
The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) is a U.S. government program run by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to help low-income households pay for internet service and connected devices like a laptop or tablet. Further eligibility information and application links can be found below.

LEARN ABOUT THE ACADEMIC CONFERENCE ON INSTAGRAM LIVE
On Tuesday, September 13 at 7pm ET, we'll be live on Instagram chatting about another important aspect of the Convention - the Academic Conference! Learn about the workshops, speakers, and ACP members, that will level-up your learning! Did you miss last week's edition on the Professionals Conference? Not to worry, we've archived it here for you to watch anytime!

WORDS MATTER: ON THE DEBATE OVER FREE SPEECH
Join us September 15 at 7pm ET for our next #SHPEReads: GRADS Edition. Author and presenter John M. Herbert, will discuss his work Words Matter: On the Debate over Free Speech, Inclusivity, and Academic Excellence. Professor Herbert is a quantum chemist and faculty member at Ohio State University. All SHPE members that register, attend, and participate in the meeting will receive a $30 DOORDASH gift card!

CELEBRATE HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH WITH NOCHE DE CIENCIAS
Do you know a K-12 student with an interest in STEM? Someone who enjoys creating things with their hands? Who wants to pursue a future in STEM or is interested in learning about engineering and science? Since it's Hispanic Heritage Month, we’re offering multiple, free "nights of science" for K-12 pre-college students. Join us for this major celebration. Check out the dates and times below!

QUICK POLL
Have you registered yet for the National Convention?
Yes! Can't wait!
Not yet, but I will before September 30 to lock in Early Bird rates.
Not yet, still figuring things out.
Not sure I can go.
I won't be there this year. :-(
PREVIOUS SURVEY'S RESULTS!
Last week we asked you what kind of leadership style are you most interested in learning more about. We had 225 responses, and they were ranked as follows: Authentic (23%), Enterprise (19%), and Inclusive (16%). Another 16% of you wanted to learn about a leadership style we didn't list, but 27% are excited to learn about all of them! #themoreyouknow
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Tune Up Tuesday - Academic Conference | September 13 @ 7pm | Follow
Noche de Ciencias with META | September 15 @ 7pm | Register
#SHPEReads: Grads Edition | September 15 @ 7pm| Register
Tune Up Tuesday - SHPEtech Conference | September 20 @ 7pm | Follow
Passport to DOW Careers | September 20 @ 7pm | Register
Medtronic InternSHPE Application Deadline | September 21 @ 9am | Apply
Noche de Ciencias sponsored by Toyota | September 21 @ 7pm I FULL
Google Conference Scholarship Deadline | September 22 | Apply
Tune Up Tuesday - Convention Reminders | September 27 @ 7pm | Follow
Noche de Ciencias sponsored by 3M| September 28 @ 7pm I Register
Noche de Ciencias sponsored by 3M| September 29 @ 4pm I Register
Hispanic Heritage Month: Noche de Cultura | September 29 @ 7pm | Add to calendar
2022 National Convention - Regular Rates End | September 30 | Register
Noche de Ciencias sponsored by 3M| October 5 @ 7pm I Register
Noche de Ciencias sponsored by 3M| October 6 @ 4pm I Register
#SHPEReads: Grads Edition Latinx Heritage Month| October 11 @ 7pm| Register
Noche de Ciencias sponsored by Bechtel | October 11 @ 7pm I Register
Noche de Ciencias sponsored by 3M| October 12 @ 7pm I Register
Noche de Ciencias sponsored by 3M| October 13 @ 4pm I Register
2022 National Convention | November 2-6 | Charlotte, NC | Register
Please email marketing@shpe.org if you have an event to add to the calendar.