There will be no office hours starting Monday, November 21st through Friday, November 25th in observance of Thanksgiving week. We apologize for any inconvenience this might cause and wish everyone a great holiday week and safe travels!
Office hours will resume on Monday, November 28th and end at 5 PM on Wednesday, December 6th. All final purchases or verification of community service/unpaid internships/officer status in another organization should be brought to the office before that time to ensure the student receives their pro-points.
The IEEE Office will be closed tomorrow, 9/21/16, in order to allow officers to attend the job fair. Office hours will resume on 9/22/16.
7 on 7 Flag Football! – Pro Points Opportunity
Another Intramural Pro Points opportunity is already here. The 7-on-7 flag football season will begin on September 25th. Players will be able to earn Pro Points for attending games and practices.
If the minimum amount of players is not met, then we will be dropped from the league and will not have a team.
How to sign up:
- Go to IM Leagues.
- Click on “Join Team” next to “MegaHurtz”.
- Log in
- Join the team
NOTE: You will have to create an account with IMLeagues if you have not participated in an intramural sport before.
DEADLINE FOR SIGNING UP IS SEPTEMBER 16TH AT MIDNIGHT
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the TTU IEEE Sports Coordinator.
Guest Speaker Scott Clark, Director of Engineering for Brandon and Clark Inc.
Friday, August 05, 2016 — 5:30 PM — ECE 101 — 2 Points
Scott Clark is the director of engineering at Brandon and Clark Inc. With a professional engineering license in the state of Texas and experience in industrial power systems, automation, and machines. He previously served as an engineer and physical science researcher for the National Security Agency. He possesses a B.S.E.E. and a B.S.C.E. from Texas Tech University and a M.S.E.E. from The Johns Hopkins University.
Guest Speakers Marcus Borhani and Graham Hill of X-FAB
Monday, August 08, 2016 — 5:30 PM — ECE 101 — 2 Points
Marcus Borhani and Graham Hill previously worked for Texas Instruments for 22-years and now currently work at X-FAB in Lubbock, TX. They are active members in both IEEE and the Texas Society of Professional Engineers. They obtained their B.S.E.E. and M.S.E.E. from Kansas State University.
Guest Speaker Dr. Michael Helm
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 — 4:15 PM — ECE 217 — 2 Points
Dr. Michael Helm is a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas Tech University. He obtained his B.S.C.S., M.S.C.S., and Ph.D.C.S. from Texas Tech University and previously worked for Texas Instruments.
Other Possible Sources Of Pro-Points
Unpaid Internship Work
Joining IEEE, WIE, & ARSAT
Students seeking to join the TTU IEEE and WIE chapters may come to the TTU IEEE office in the ECE basement during available office hours. (NOTE: Only credit and debit cards are accepted)
ARSAT contact information can be found at the ARSAT website.
Additionally, students who are officers in any of the above organizations and any other organizations that offer Pro-Points (e.g. SWE, NSBE, etc.) receive all 10 Pro-Points.
Other Professional Activities, Community Service, or Unpaid Volunteer Work
In order to receive Pro-Points, a student should bring some form of proof of volunteer work to the IEEE office in the ECE basement during available office hours.
Opportunity to become an IEEE Officer!
The 2016 IEEE Spring banquet will be April 14, 2016 at the Texas Tech Club (West Side). The banquet will begin at 7:00 PM and end 9:00 PM. Jackie Charlebois will have tickets for sale in her office beginning. Ticket prices are $35 until April 4th where the price will go up to $40. On the 11th, the price jumps to $45. So please get your tickets early. Cash or check only please. If you received a scholarship, banquet attendance is mandatory. Business Casual attire. Come hungry, the menu is Italian this year. Everyone always has fun at the banquets. Hope to see you there.