IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu has expanded its global reach by installing two new Chapters this fall, Nu Eta at the Sri Sairam Engineering College, Chennai India, and Nu Theta Chapter at Purdue University Northwest. 2023 IEEE-HKN President Sampathkumar Veeraraghavan presided over the Nu Eta Chapter installation on 29 September, 2023 where 11 students and 2 professional members took the oath to uphold HKN’s tenets of Scholarship, Character, and Attitude. The ceremony was part of the National Conclave and was attended by over 1,000 people. The Nu Theta Chapter is the first one in the state of Tamilnadu.
2023 IEEE-HKN President Elect Ryan Bales conducted the installation ceremony for the Nu Theta Chapter at Purdue University Northwest, on 19 October, 2023 in Hammond Indiana where 13 students were inducted into the 119-year old honor society. The new Chapter jumped right into the HKN family sending a delegation of seven to the recent HKN Student Leadership Conference in Houston, Texas.
Three more new Chapters have been approved by the HKN Board of Governors and will be installed in 2024.