" Journey of a quinquagenarian "
Approximately 20 Fall 2018 initiates came together at the Bent at CSUN’s College of Engineering and Computer Science to carry on the tradition of prospective members — shining the bent, the symbol of Tau Beta Pi.
Tau Beta Pi’s 113th National Convention was held in Denver, Colorado, from October 11 to October 14. Approximately 350-400 members, including delegates and non-delegates from 50 states, alumni, advisors as well as the executive staffs from the Headquarters gathered at this very place to conduct the Association’s businesses. Fortunately for our chapter, four officers including Read more about Tau Beta Pi 2018 National Convention[…]
On September 17, 2018, Tau Beta Pi California Kappa Chapter at CSUN invited STEM Advantage, a non-profit organization that provides scholarship, mentoring and internship opportunities to the program’s cohorts. They aim to provide students”…experiential, financial and directional support, and is designed to provide the support needed to keep promising scholars in a STEM program, including skills Read more about Resume Workshop[…]
Tau Beta Pi California Kappa Chapter officers kick-started the Fall 2018 semester by having a team-building event at the Ultrazone Laser Tag, Sherman Oaks. All officers and chapter advisors were invited to the event, with a majority of the officers attended the event. As the saying goes, a team is as only strong as the Read more about Officers Team Building[…]
Harold Mann started his career at Chiat/Day advertising in the late 80’s, and then started Mann with his brother in 1991. The firm’s consulting team provides technology services to hundreds of small businesses, and its sister company is a SAAS business started in 1999 called Clicktime.com, providing online timesheet and expense reports to small businesses. Read more about Brown Bag with Mann Consulting[…]
On April 27, 2018, over a dozen members and officers of Tau Beta Pi CA Kappa met for elections. Light snacks and drinks were provided. Membership certificates, membership cards, and pins were first distributed to Spring 2018 initiates who had not already received them. This year, President Yin has implemented two new systems in the election Read more about 2018-2019 Executive Officer Election Result[…]
2018 marks the 50th anniversary of Tau Beta Pi California Kappa Chapter since the chapter’s formation in 1968 at California State University, Northridge (CSUN), or formerly known as the San Fernando Valley State College. A banquet was held on April 21, 2018 to commemorate this significant milestone for current members, officers, and alumni. There were Read more about 50th Anniversary Banquet[…]
We are fully online now! Other than the good’o fashion way of reaching us via email, you can now find us on several social media platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram as well as Twitter! By the way, you can also join our chapter’s Slack group chat! Best way to keep in touch with our Read more about Follow us online![…]
Tau Beta Pi California Kappa
The honor society is an association of primarily collegiate members and chapters whose purposes are to encourage and recognize superior scholarship and/or leadership achievement either in broad fields of education or in departmental fields at undergraduate and/or graduate levels.
Members are admitted based on their demonstration of academic achievement and exemplary character, evidenced through their personal integrity, breadth of interest, and charitable activity.
Tau Beta Pi Association was founded at Lehigh University in 1885 by Dr. Edward Higginson Williams, Jr.. The parent chapter, Alpha of Pennsylvania, existed alone until 1892 when Alpha of Michigan was founded at Michigan State Unviersity. Since the founding of Michigan Alpha Chapter, Tau Beta Pi has grown steadily; there are now collegiate chapters at 246 institutions, chartered alumni chapters in 44 cities and a total initiated membership of approximately 584,000.
Access To TBP Events
TBP welcomes all initiated members to join the events hosted by home chapter or nationwide, even after graduation!
Huge Alumni Network
TBP has total of over 584,000 initiated member across the nation, with a total of 246 active collegiate chapters and 44 active alumni chapters.
TBP is the premier and well-known engineering honor society values by corporate and recruiters across the nation.
TBP offers $2,000 scholarships to initiated members for a year of undergraduate study or fellowship of $10,000 a year for graduate study.