NSBE 1st GBM
Transcript NSBE 1st GBM
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS
NSBE-UDEL 1st General Body Meeting
WHAT IS NSBE?
Founded in 1975 at Purdue University.
Kirtley, Edward Coleman, John Logan,
George Smith; Brian & Anthony Harris
First National Convention in 1975
students from 32 schools, rough draft of 1st
national constitution, national symbol, six
Incorporated in 1976 as non-profit organization
Composed of the torch and lightening bolts
Torch symbolizes our
desire to achieve
success in this
competitive society and
to affect a positive
change on the quality of
life for all people.
represent the striking
impact that will be felt by
the society and industry
due to the contributions
made by the dedicated
members of the society.
NSBE Jr. (PCI ) Member
Pre-college individuals who
see exposure to science,
and mathematics (STEM)
graduate students majoring
in at a collegiate institution
or graduate level students
who majored in STEM as
Working professionals and
graduate students who
majored in STEM.
Seek to fulfill NSBE's
mission via avenues for
networking and professional
development while giving
back to the community.
*NSBE Graduating Seniors Your first year of AE
membership is free!
Largest student run
organization in US
450 collegiate, alumni,
and pre-college initiative
6 geographical regions
27 conferences yearly
2 National magazines
7 KEY BUSINESS AREAS
NSBE programming is
Provide structure for
Cultural and Community
and Career Access
on all levels of
More concrete method to
impact our community
Positively affect every
level of membership from
PCI to alumni
REGION 2: “THE DEUCE”
One of the six
geographical regions of
States include: PA, DE,
DC, MD, VA, WV, NC, SC
Zones: End, 0, Terror,
Comfort, and DANGER
Best Region Because:
Home 2 Nation’s top
Close proximity to top
PRE-COLLEGE INITIATIVE (PCI)
Our way to reach back to
students in elementary
and secondary schools
Currently partnered with
local high schools in the
Mentor, tutor, educate
engineering and science
Prepare students for
transition to college
Contact Kwame Warrick for more
Team the competes on
campus and at
members to show
Contact Tiffany Jones at
STEP TEAM PERFORMANCE
WHY SHOULD I JOIN?
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS
FREE NSBE T-SHIRT
VIP SEATING AT NSBE EVENTS
Subscription to NSBE Magazine
DISCOUNTS at various companies
FREE attendance to Zone Summits
Discount to Conferences including National
Convention, Fall Regional Conference
FREE PARTICIPATION IN FLAG FOOTBALL
And MUCH MORE
College Admissions Preparation – Materials that prepare for the PSAT, SAT, &
Participate in technical competitions such as the Tri-Math-a-lon, Science Fair,
and US First Robotics competition.
Receive college application information including how to get into college,
financial aid information, etc. (valued at up to $500)
Discounted Kaplan Test Prep services and materials.
Scholarships and Awards
Subscription to The Bridge – NSBE magazine catering to PCI students ($15
Discount Registrations for conferences and events exposing youth to STEM
fields. Ex: Annual Convention & PCI Mini Conference
Leadership Development – Develop your leadership skills by serving in many
chapter and some regional leadership roles
Opportunity to meet other NSBE Jr. Collegiate and Alumni members from around
the world who have walked in the footsteps that you intend to.
Mentoring and/or tutoring by College Students or Technical Professionals
currently working in a STEM field
Access to 20+ companies at regional conferences and over 300 at the National Convention
Academic support is provided via tutoring and academic achievement programs.
KAPLAN test preparation workshops available at conferences. Discounted Kaplan Test Prep
services and materials.
Leadership Development – Exceptional training at regional conferences, the National
Convention, and local chapter. Opportunity to serve on Regional and/or National Executive
Post your resume free of charge to top engineering companies in NSBE’s Job Placement
Center (JPC) . Search for internships, co-ops, and full-time job opportunities.
Scholarships and Grants. Scholarships are awarded every year to deserving undergraduate
students. Many of our scholarships do not require a GPA.
Network with thousands of other students and technical professionals in your field of study.
Preparation for graduate school and future career.
Community Service through NSBE’s T.O.R.C.H. and Pre-College Initiative programs.
Discounts Registrations to conferences and events including the Annual Convention, the
largest student planned conferences in the world. Technical training and unparalleled
networking opportunities are available at these conferences as you meet people from all over
Leadership Development and Training including Panel Discussions with Top
Leadership from Fortune 500 Companies
Professional Development via a multitude of workshops, seminars, and
networking opportunities at Conferences and local Chapter Functions
KAPLAN test preparation workshops available at conferences. Discounted
Kaplan Test Prep services and materials.
Post your resume free of charge to top engineering companies in NSBE’s
Job Placement Center (JPC) . Search for full-time job opportunities.
Access to Fortune 500 Companies during the Career Fair and Networking
Suites annually at the Annual Convention/Technical Professional
First year Alumni membership dues are waived for NSBE Collegiate
members upon Graduation with an Undergraduate degree within the first
year of degree completion. (a $50 value)
Access to scholarships/fellowships
Mentoring and Community Outreach opportunities
Special Interest Groups (SIGs) which address specific areas of Engineer, i.e.
Biomedical Engineering, Environmental Engineer, etc…
Chapter Dues payment to CEB member
National Dues payment online at www.nsbe.org
WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS YEAR?
Region 2 comes
Alumni, Collegiate, PCI
Step Team & other
ANNUAL NATIONAL CONVENTION
When: March 23rd – 27th
Where: St. Louis
All of NSBE comes together (nationally and
2 Day Career Fair, Graduate School Fair,
workshops, parties, ultimate networking,
competitions, quest speakers
NSBE’s letter-writing campaign to invite
President Barack Obama to be the keynote
speaker at the 2011 Annual Convention in St.
NSBE’s mission is directly in tune with the
President’s “Educate to Innovate” STEM
PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN: HOW CAN YOU HELP?
Fill out the letter template with your
Go to http://www.whitehouse.gov/contact and
fill in the form to submit an e-mail to the White
House. Paste your letter in the “Message” field
Sign a copy of your letter and NSBE-UDEL
send to White House and NSBE WHQ
Go to NSBEWorld and register at the 2011
Presidential Campaign Forum to let us know
that you sent your letter by following these
FALL ZONE SUMMIT
When: October 9th
Where: Temple University
Who: Danger Zone
Chapters from DANGER
Zone come together
PCI, Alumni, collegiate
Workshops for every
Guest speaker from
Networking with other
Academic Excellence Month
Events with Alumni, PCI &
Workshop with W.L. Gore
Community Service Programs
Personal Website Development
NEED A RESUME BOOSTER??????
JOIN THE CHAPTER EXECUTIVE BOARD (CEB)
FOR 2010-2011 YEAR
Develop Leadership, Management, networking, &
team working skills
Become part of community and much more
Vacant Positions include:
Finance Chair, Fundraising Chair, Membership Chair,
Publicity Chair, Senators (2)
Upperclassman status, paid national & chapter dues
See Ariel Roach, [email protected]
Unsure about being on CEB or a Freshman?
Join a committee that can still be used on
Why not pay your dues now?
No Credit Card?
CEB will help with registering nationally
Make checks out to NSBE-UDEL
Check us out at:
NSBE Office: Room 307 in Perkins
Executive board inquiries, community service
Kwame Warrick: [email protected]
Tiffany Jones: [email protected]
Lindsay Rennie: [email protected]
Joanna Adadevoh: [email protected]
Website, email, other forms of communication
Ariel Roach: [email protected]
Kristopher Redding: [email protected]
Dues, Fundraising, Finances
Brian Traylor, [email protected]
QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS?
If no, breakout into interested committees for brainstorming