October 24, 2016 Region 5 Leadership

Why I became a SHPE Region 5 blogger and why YOU should too! By Luisa Florez “That’s cool! But why?” Yes, that was the response my friends gave me when I told them I applied to be a blogger for SHPE Region V. In their eyes, as engineering students, we were “programmed” to refer solving equations over…

September 19, 2016 Region 5 Leadership

How well do you know yourself? By Luisa Florez Describe yourself in three words. Whether you’re applying for a scholarship, a development program or a job, coming across this sentence may seem impossible to answer. How are you supposed to condense all of your experiences and skills, personality and goals into just three words? This…

July 22, 2016 Region 5 Leadership

The What, Why, How, When, Where and Who of Networking By Luisa Florez Imagine this. You’ve dressed to impress and you’re about to walk into a room bustling with conversation. Everywhere you look you see corporate representatives surrounded by groups of students. You don’t see anyone you know who can rescue you from doing what…