Diversity in STEM Panel Discussion at Philip O Berry High School
Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
NSBE Professionals and collegiate members will speak to high school students about the engineering profession and their experience in STEM-related careers and the “diversity” therein.
Voter Registration Drive
By NSBE Charlotte Professionals in partnership with the Urban League of the Central Carolinas
Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, 10 a.m.–2 p.m., Johnson C. Smith University: Duke Library
NSBE will coordinate a voter registration drive in partnership with the Urban League of Central Carolinas at the 2016 NSBE PDC. The drive will focus on encouraging voters to register, verifying existing registrations and requesting absentee ballots. Participants will also have an opportunity to sign-up for future voter assistance services, e.g. van drivers on election day.
NSBE Professionals Community Impact Project Celebration of NSBE Technical OutReach and Community Help (TORCH) Month, in conjunction with the 2016 NSBE Professional Development Conference (PDC)
Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, 2–4 p.m.
Complimentary T-shirts for the first 100 students who sign-up for the event
Technical OutReach and Community Help (TORCH) is the National Society of Black Engineers’ (NSBE's) premier program to positively impact the community through development of technological expertise. This event will bring grade school students from the local community to participate in hands-on activities led by the NSBE Professionals, to inspire the next generation of scientists, engineers and mathematicians. The 2016 NSBE PDC will host workshops full of informal engineering and science education activities, where attendees will have the opportunity not only to learn about science but do their own hands-on activities that show how science and engineering are everywhere.