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Upcoming Events

Fall Conference 2018

November 3 , 2018 (Saturday)

TBD |  CSU Fullerton

Tau Beta Pi District 16’s annual Fall District Conference, involving members and officers from Southern California and Southern Nevada chapters will gather this day for a day to learn about Tau Beta Pi and meeting new friends! This conference is entitled for all TBP officers, members or even prospective members at zero-cost! Light breakfast and lunch will be provided to all attendees.

If you are interested in joining the conference, please send us an email to tbp@my.csun.edu 

Intel Recruiting Session & Talk

November 14, 2018 (Wednesday)

10am – 11am | Panorama City, USU

Do you want to work for the Fortune 100 company? Are you looking for an internship or full time position? If you can answer yes to both the questions, come join us in this session!

Lawrence, a senior manager of Intel Programmable Solutions group, an alumnus of CSUN Tau Beta Pi California Kappa chapter, class of ’85, will be visiting us and meeting our students and scout for talents! 

** MUST RSVP! — RSVP HERE

Intel FPGA Workshop

November 14, 2018

1:30pm – 4:30pm | Lakeview Terrace, USU

Lawrence, a senior manager of Intel Programmable Solutions group, an alumnus of CSUN Tau Beta Pi California Kappa chapter, class of ’85, will be facilitate a FPGA Workshop here on campus!
H
e will be bringing in Intel’s FPGA devices and work with students to learn and develop using the tools provided!

**Students must bring their own laptop and MUST RSVP! — RSVP HERE

Tour - Edwards Air Force Base

February 22, 2019

TBC  |  Edwards AFB

We will be heading to the Air Force Base for a tour! The trip is fully sponsored, so students interested can enjoy the benefit to visit the base without having to worry about the cost of travel! 

Citizens and non-citizens are welcome to join us!

**Members of TBP CA-K enjoys priority registration

See you next time!

Past Events

Initiation Ceremony

October 26, 2018 (Friday)

3-5pm |  Jacaranda Breezeway

All initiates who accepts membership must attend the initiation ceremony of the semester. Business attire is required to attend the ceremony; those who failed to show up with appropriate attire will be declined from entering the ceremony. 

Talk: Wireless Powering for Ultra Low Power Batteryless IoT Sensing and Communication

October 25, 2018 (Thursday)

12:00pm – 2:00pm|  Flintridge Room, USU

Prof Jack Ou, a faculty in ECE Department, also a member of Tau Beta Pi, currently serving as a chapter chair for the IEEE – SSCS San Fernando Valley District, has invited Arum Natarajan as the speaker to talk about his research and development in wireless powering in IoT devices!  Electronic devices without battery installed within shall be the future? How will the industry change in light of such technology? Join us on Oct 25 from 12-2pm, and possibly network with some of the representatives from companies such as Medtronics and Boston Scientific while we serve light lunch at noon! 

If you are interested, please be sure to RSVP here for logistics purposes and to make sure everyone get a bite for lunch!

Bent Polishing

October 22, 2018 (Monday)

11am – 12noon |  In front of Johnson Auditorium

Did you notice the trestle-like metallic bent in front of the Johnson Auditorium? Ever wonder what is that? That’s the official emblem of Tau Beta Pi and is held in high regard by all engineering professionals. Before each initiation, potential initiates will gather and polish the Bent as a part of our tradition for initiation. 

Info Session with Mann Consulting

October 15, 2018 (Monday)

12:00pm – 2:30pm  |  JD4440

Mann Consulting is a technology consulting firm supporting over 300 businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area. The firm works with fast-growing startups across a wide range of industries including software, financial technology, biotech, education, marketing, architecture and more. Brands that Mann supports include Nerdwallet, StitchFix, Github, Adroll, 99Designs, Thumbtack, and many others.

Come join us on October 15 and meet one of their co-founders! We will serve you pizzas at the event, while learning various internship and job opportunities at Mann Consulting Firm! 

Engineering Futures

September 28, 2018 (Friday)

3pm – 5pm |  JD4440

Engineering Futures was established 20 years ago in response to a need to provide engineering students training in the “soft skills,” those non-technical skills necessary for success in the workplace but rarely included in engineering curricula.

In this session, we’ll be focusing on ‘Analytical Problem Solving’ – solving problems in a team environment. Scott Eckersall, an EF facilitator and TBP alumni, will be leading this session here at CSUN! 
Register here today!

Resume Workshop

September 17, 2018 (Monday)

2 pm – 4 pm  |  JD4440

Internship application season is here! Have you brushed up your resume yet? ‘Fraid not! We are having a resume workshop on Sept 17 at JD4440! If you’d like to have your resume looked and review by Dawn, our facilitator from STEM Advantage, please send your resume by Sept 12 to tbp@my.csun.edu

Welcome Back Fall 2018

September 15, 2018 (Saturday)

12pm – 2pm |  PizzaRev Northridge

After a long summer break, before diving back into pool of books and assignments, come join us and enjoy the night with fellow peers and friends! Bring your friends and/or family to join us for a night out! 

Come and meet the chapter’s members, officers and alumni who are working as professional engineers in the field, and gain some insight about your industry while at it! Golden-opportunity to meeting new people and making connections that might be useful for your career.

New Members Orientation 2

September 13, 2018 (Thursday)

4pm – 6pm  |  JD 4440

Come join us for a quick info session and learn what Tau Beta Pi is, and the full potential of Tau Beta Pi on campus and in the workforce. We are also honored to have our District Director and our former chapter president, Stacey Ross, as well as our faculty advisor, Professor Kourosh and Dr Amini from the ECE Department to join us for the evening!  Come by, meet some of your peers, talk to our advisors and Dean and have some snacks!

New Members Orientation 1

September 12, 2018 (Wednesday)

2pm – 4pm  |  JD 4440

Come join us for a quick info session and learn what Tau Beta Pi is, and the full potential of Tau Beta Pi on campus and in the workforce. We are also honored to have our District Director and our former chapter president, Stacey Ross, as well as our faculty advisor, Professor Kourosh and Dr Amini from the ECE Department to join us for the evening! Come by, meet some of your peers, talk to our advisors and Dean and have some snacks!

Meet the Clubs

September 4 & 5, 2018 (Tuesday & Wednesday)

11am – 2pm  |  Oviatt Quad

The officers will be tabling at Meet the Clubs On Sept 4 and Sept 5 from 11am – 2pm at the Oviatt Quad across the Oviatt Library. Come by and say hi to our current officers and members!This is also a great opportunity to learn more about Tau Beta Pi and our current officers, and grab some Tau Beta Pi freebies while you are there!

Fun-Raiser and Pie

August 27, 2018 (Monday)

11am – 2pm  |  Jacaranda Hall Breezeway

We will be selling some delicious pies at Jacaranda Breezeway from 11am-2pm to make sure your first day of the semester goes smoothly with a slice (or more) of sweet pie! Tell your friends and make sure to drop by our table! 

Block Party at CSUN Dorm

August 25, 2018 (Saturday)

5:00pm – 8:00pm  |  CSUN Student Housing 

What are the better ways than to kick start your Fall 2018 semester by attending the Block Party hosted by CSUN Student Housing? Come hang out at the quad, meet new friends, join new clubs and organizations, talk to the officers and members from our club and learn how we can help to enrich your academic life here at CSUN!

Officer Election

April 27, 2018 (Friday)

5:00pm – 5:30pm  |  JD4440

We will have our annual election right after the Engineering Futures session on the very same day. Please nominate and be involved in our chapter, develop and improve the chapter, while gaining some leadership experience. Most importantly, enjoy the process and make some friends, at local, district and/or national level while being an officer to the chapter!

Nominate here: https://goo.gl/forms/vjvJNgfhtgtaicU92
Position description here: 
www.tbpcsun.com/officers
Membership page here: 
www.tbpcsun.com/members

50th Anniversary Banquet

April 21, 2018 (Saturday)

5:30pm – 7:30pm  |  Thousand Oaks Room, USU

All TBP members are invited to join us for the evening, along with our officers, professors, dean, district directors! Dinner will be served, and Spring 2018 initiates will be presented with their TBP pincertificatemembership cardcomposite yearbook photo, as well as our chapter’s polo, all for just $10! Buy your ticket now! 
https://goo.gl/forms/4x95n3FZOnv7FHbw2

Spring Conference 2018

April 14, 2018 (Saturday)

California Theta at CSULB will be hosting our annual Spring District Conference on April 14 (Saturday) from morning to evening. All current officers and those who are interesting in becoming an officer of the chapter in Southern Nevada and Southern California are encouraged to attend the conference. Send us an email if you interested in becoming one of our officers! 

Pi Day 2018

March 14, 2018 (Wednesday)

11am – 1pm  |  Jacaranda Hall Breezeway

In conjunction with the annual celebration on March 14 commemorating the mathematical constant π, California Kappa will have a bake sale selling pies to fellow students.  We will table at the Jacaranda hall’s breezeway from 11am – 1pm, or until we are sold out, whichever comes first!
All the proceeds will be used to support our annual banquet at the end of Spring 2018!

Initiation Ceremony

March 9, 2018 (Friday)

3:15pm – 5:30pm  |  Jacaranda Breezeway

All initiates who accepts membership must attend the initiation ceremony of the semester. Business attire is required to attend the ceremony; those who failed to show up with appropriate attire will be declined from entering the ceremony. 

Get-Together Social / Fundraising

March 1, 2018 (Thursday)

1130am – 1pm  |  Pizza Rev, Northridge

Join us for a quick lunch break at the restaurant (to be confirmed) ! If you missed the orientation and would like to know more about Tau Beta Pi, this is the perfect time to speak to our officers and have all your questions answered! Or, you can just come and hang out with us! Get to know your peers, or your future colleagues! 

Be sure to mention Tau Beta Pi at the register and we will get 20% of your purchase!
All proceeds will be used in our upcoming 50th anniversary banquet.

Engineering Week - Edward Air Force Base STEM Project

February 23, 2018 (Friday)

3-5pm  |  JD4440

Want to learn more about the STEM Project by Edward Air Force Base? Or, various opportunities for networking and career growth through the Air Force and possibly NASA? Come and join us in the evening and talk to the Executive Assistant from the USAF for more information!  

Bent Polishing

February 21, 2018 (Wednesday)

4-5pm  |  In front of Johnson Auditorium

Did you notice the trestle-like metallic bent in front of the Johnson Auditorium? Ever wonder what is that? That’s the official emblem of Tau Beta Pi and is held in high regard by all engineering professionals. Before each initiation, potential initiates will gather and polish the Bent as a part of our tradition for initiation. 

New Members Orientation 2

February 9, 2018

3:30pm – 5:30pm  |  JD4440

Come join us for a quick info session and learn what Tau Beta Pi is, and the full potential of Tau Beta Pi on campus and in the workforce. We are also honored to have our faculty advisor, Professor Kourosh from the ECE Department to join us for the evening for a few words! Drop by and have all your questions about TBP answered! See you there!

New Members Orientation 1

February 5, 2018

5:30pm – 7:30pm  |  JD4440

Come join us for a quick info session and learn what Tau Beta Pi is, and the full potential of Tau Beta Pi on campus and in the workforce. We are also honored to have our District Director and our former chapter president, Stacey Ross, as well as our faculty advisor, Professor Kourosh and Dr Amini from the ECE Department to join us for the evening! This very day, Dean Johari will be attending our meeting and have a few words too! He will also be presenting us a plaque to celebrate our 50th Anniversary this year! Come by, meet some of your peers, talk to our advisors and Dean and have some snacks!

Meet the Clubs

January 30 & 31, 2018

11am – 2pm  |  Oviatt Quad

The officers will be tabling at Meet the Clubs On January 30 and January 31 from 11am – 2pm at the Oviatt Quad across the Oviatt Library. Come by and say hi to our current officers and members!This is also a great opportunity to learn more about Tau Beta Pi and our current officers, and grab some freebies while you are there!

Professional Development Day & Picnic

Jan 27, 2018

California Tau Chapter at UC Irvine is hosting a professional event and is inviting all Tau Bates in the area to attend. This is an afternoon of professional development sessions with lightning talks (short presentation) culminating in a picnic with pizza and games. 

The professional development begins at 1230pm, follow by the picnic which begins around 430pm. Dinner will be provided in the picnic, but lunch is not provided.
RSVP as soon as possible here!

” Tau Beta Pi is the only engineering honor society representing the entire engineering profession “

” Nation’s second-oldest honor society in the United States “

Coming soon in Fall 2018