Chapter Events

Meetings are held in Shelby 1122 and start at 6:00 PM with food at 5:30 unless otherwise noted.

Proctor & Gamble with AIChE

February 3, 2015
In a joint meeting between SHPE and AIChE, representatives from P&G will visit to discuss the company and give resume and interview advice.

Bowling Night!

February 26, 2015 at 7 pm
Meet at the Auburn Lanes on Opelika Road at 7 pm for a fun night of bowling with members of SHPE, SWE, and NSBE.

New Officer Elections

March 5, 2015
At this meeting, officers for the 2015-2016 school year will be elected. Anyone interested in learning more about the positions available can contact the officers at or get in touch with the current holder of the position via the 'About Us' page. There are a lot of positions opening up so this a great opportunity to gain leadership experience, especially for underclassmen.

General Electric

Time to be determined
GE Aviation has been in contact with SHPE about hosting a meeting this semester. When details are confirmed for this meeting, they will be posted here. In addition to a meeting, a potential tour of the the GE Aviation additive manufacturing facility is in the works. SHPE-Auburn is very excited about future partnerships with GE Aviation.

Tutoring at Greater Peace Baptist Church

Exact dates to be determined
During this semester SHPE members will be traveling to Greater Peace Baptist Church in Opelika, AL to help with tutoring. As these details are finalized this page will be updated. We hope to see you there!

Regional Events

Regional Leadership Development Conference (RLDC)

April 23-26
SHPE stages regional leadership development conferences on a yearly basis for the leadership of the SHPE student chapters to improve their organizational, managerial, and technical skills. They take place in all of the seven SHPE regions. The conference this year is being held in Denton, Texas. This program helps college students develop and improve their pre-college outreach programs and improve the infrastructure of SHPE student chapters. Student leaders learn how to interact and network with SHPE's corporate supporters.

National Events

National Conference

November 5 - November 9, 2014
The SHPE Conference is the major event for the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Inc. and the largest technical and career conference for Hispanics in the country.

Each year, the SHPE Conference attracts over 5,000 engineering professionals, students and corporate representatives. The conference is an opportunity for engineering companies and corporations to recruit top talent from SHPE membership. It also provides educational, technical and career opportunities for professional and student engineers. Visit the SHPE Conference Website for more information.


August 6-10, 2014
The National Institute for Leadership Advancement (NILA) is SHPE's premier leadership training program for chapter executive board members. The Graduate Leadership Institute (GLI) is open to full-time graduate students. Since its inception in 1986, NILA has grown to become an event widely anticipated by members and highly respected by corporate sponsors. NILA Report This year, NILA will be held at the Inverness Hotel and Conference Center in La Jolla, CA.