CAREER DAYS OPPORTUNITIES

The career days are quickly approaching and we need volunteers. This is a great opportunity to reach out to young students and inform them about what we do and how cool it is to be an engineer. If you haven’t volunteered before NO WORRIES – we have all the resources you will need. It usually takes only a small time out of your work day. 

 The schedule is shown below. If interested in participating, please send me an email at rodrigo.vizcaino@hdrinc.com or call at (972) 960-4466 and specify when and with which school you would be interested in volunteering. 

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Preston Trail Luncheon Recap

What a great meeting! Our State Director, Jeff Frison, provided an update on what NSPE & TSPE are doing in response to the EPA’s proposed rule regarding chemical facility safety and security measures. Just one example of how NSPE/TSPE are working hard behind the scenes in favor of public health, safety, and welfare.

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TSPE Preston Trail September Luncheon – Cheers!

Our guest speaker, Jenna Covington (Asst. Deputy Director Wastewater, NTMWD), provided an overview of North Texas Municipal Water Districts partnership and collaboration with municipalities to ensure that our water/sewer infrastructure is safe and well-planned for continued future growth in the region. This as we celebrated “Imagine a Day Without Water”

We are truly fortunate to live in a part of the world where clean and safe water is readily available – this is not the case for 1.8 billion people around the world. How can we help? Water For People is a non-profit that works in 9 countries to battle this devastating issue. I encourage everyone to support this cause through donation and spreading awareness.

Next month we are excited to have Chad Jackson with KDC to discuss their developments of CityLine in Richardson and Legacy West in Plano! Mark your calendars for Thursday, October 20 and be on the lookout for registration emails.

Have a great weekend everyone!

September Announcement

It’s not too late to register for our upcoming September Luncheon which will be held on Thursday, September 15 with registration starting at 11:45 am.

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Jenna Covington, PE (NTMWD)

 

We are excited to have Jenna Covington, PE of North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) discussing “Building a Better World Through Collaboration.”

REGISTER NOW


General Chapter Updates & Announcements:

  • SAVE THE DATE: The 2017 TSPE Preston Trail MATHCOUNTS Regional Competition has been set for Saturday, February 4, 2017 at the University of Texas at Dallas. Please contact our Mathcounts Chair if you are interested in volunteering with planning efforts.
  • SAVE THE DATE: The 2017 TSPE (Preston Trail & Dallas Chapters) E-Week Banquet has been set for Thursday, February 16, 2017 at the Plano Centre.