General Meeting – Spring 2016

Join us at our General Meeting! Learn more about EWB, our projects and our recent travels!

All majors and backgrounds welcome!!! Cookies and drinks will be provided.

Where: ECJ 6.406   (Ernest Cockrell Jr. Hall Building at UT Austin)

When: Monday January 25th, 2016

 

We hope to see you there!

Every donation makes a difference!

With the holidays in full swing, the Greater Austin Chapter of Engineers Without Borders-USA asks that you keep us and the communities we work with in mind.

Your donation of…
$5 buys 5kg of rice!
$25 buys 10m of PVC pipeline!
$50 buys the team’s bus tickets from Lima to Huaraz!
$100 buys enough materials to build a spring box!
$500 buys a flight to Peru!

Click on Donate on the menu on top, or click the following link:

 https://ssl.charityweb.net/ewbusa/pfp/greateraustinyearenddrive.htm

EWB at Regional Conference

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2015

EWB Greater Austin participates in the South Central Regional Conference and wins Premier Chapter Award

This October, The Engineers without Borders-USA Greater Austin Chapter had 5 members attend the South Central Regional Conference. The Conference was hosted by the Texas A&M Chapter in College Station and brought together students and Professionals from chapters across Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Arkansas to network and share ideas. Anjan Contractor and Robert Read presented at the conference on the work that the Instrumentation and communications group has been conducting for our Panama, Peru, Guatemala and Local Latrine projects. The Greater Austin Chapter was also awarded the South Central Region Premier Chapter Award. Engineers without Borders-USA recognizes chapters that meet the ideals of a successful EWB-USA chapter. These ideals include excellence in organization, fundraising and public relations, engagement in mentor/mentee relationship and chapter and regional participation. Julie Jones, who presented the award, commended our chapter for its unique student/professional balance, Water Trotter Urban Challenge Fundraiser and involvement of members in both chapter board and regional positions.

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