NSBE, ONYX, SHPE and SWE are please to invite you to attend the 3rd Annual Holiday Mixer. Below is more information on each of the organizations.
National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)
The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), with more than 29,900 members, is one of the largest student-governed organizations in the country. Founded in 1975, NSBE now includes more than 394 College, Pre-College, and Technical Professional/Alumni chapters in the United States and abroad. NSBE’s mission is "to increase the number of culturally responsible black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community."
The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is a 501(C)(3) non-profit association that is owned and managed by its members. The organization is dedicated to the academic and professional success of African-American engineering students and professionals. NSBE offers its members leadership training, professional development, mentoring opportunities, career placement services and more. The National Society of Black Engineers Silicon Valley Alumni Chapter (NSBE SVC AE) is based in the Silicon Valley and we assist our local student chapters at San Jose State University and Stanford University.
Please visit our Facebook and Linkedin pages.
ONYX Black Professionals (ONYX)
Onyx is a social network enterprise focused on the engagement, education and empowerment of like-minded, professional, intelligent and influential black professionals in the bay area. In connecting Bay Area black professionals through social, business and community related activities, the organization focuses on the collaboration, promotion, growth and success of its individual members. Created in August of 2007, Onyx was founded by Lakeisha Poole and has over 1,200 members.
Partner Organizations Include:
Girls to Women
100 Black Men of Silicon Valley
Compass Family Services
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) is the premier national Hispanic STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) organization, founded in 1974 with the local chapter in the Silicon Valley founded in 1981. Our mission is to promote professional development, leadership, and community outreach within the Silicon Valley and to increase the number of Latino leaders in engineering and technology. We also assist our local student chapters at Santa Clara University, San Jose State University, Stanford University and UC Santa Cruz.
Please visit our chapter website and join our Facebook and Linkedin groups.
Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) encourages the pursuit of technical education and career skills to support the nation's ever-growing technological demands. SWE is a non-profit organization whose goal is to encourage women to achieve their full potential in careers as engineers and leaders, expand the image of the engineering profession as a positive force, and demonstrate the value of diversity.