The IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu (IEEE-HKN) Board of Governors has conferred on the following IEEE-HKN Chapters the 2016-2017 IEEE-HKN Outstanding Chapter Award:
|Alpha Chapter||University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign|
|Beta Alpha Chapter||Drexel University|
|Beta Chapter||Purdue University|
|Beta Epsilon Chapter||University of Michigan|
|Beta Kappa Chapter||Kansas State University|
|Beta Lambda Chapter||Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University|
|Beta Omega Chapter||University of Connecticut|
|Beta Theta Chapter||Massachusetts Institute of Technology|
|Delta Epsilon Chapter||Ohio University|
|Delta Omega Chapter||University of Hawaii at Manoa|
|Gamma Delta Chapter||Worcester Polytechnic Institute|
|Gamma Tau Chapter||North Dakota State University|
|Gamma Theta Chapter||Missouri University of Science and Technology|
|Iota Chi Chapter||Oakland University|
|Iota Gamma Chapter||University of California, Los Angeles|
|Iota Zeta Chapter||California State University, Chico|
|Kappa Psi Chapter||University of California, San Diego|
|Lambda Sigma Chapter||University of California, Riverside|
|Mu Alpha Chapter||UCSI University|
|Mu Chapter||University of California, Berkeley|
|Mu Iota Chapter||Seattle University|
|Mu Nu Chapter||Politecnico di Torino|
|Nu Chapter||Iowa State University|
|Zeta Beta Chapter||Texas A&M University – Kingsville|
This award is presented to IEEE-HKN Chapters in recognition of excellence in their Chapter administration and programs. Service to the community and others is an expectation of IEEE-HKN Chapters.
Recipients are selected on the basis of their annual Chapter report. Winning Chapter reports showcase their Chapter’s activities in an individualized manner and provide multiple views and instances of their work, which really brings their Chapter’s activities to life. Of critical concern to the Outstanding Chapter Awards evaluation committee in judging a Chapter are activities to: improve professional development; raise instructional and institutional standards; encourage scholarship and creativity; provide a public service; and generally further the established goals of IEEE-HKN.
The awards will be presented at a special reception held on19 March 2018, in conjunction with the Annual Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Heads Association (ECEDHA) meeting; in Monterrey, California. At the Awards Dinner immediately following the reception, the 2017 Alton B. Zerby and Carl T. Koerner Outstanding Student Award will be presented to Katelyn Brinker of the IEEE-HKN Gamma Theta Chapter at Missouri University of Science & Technology, and James Smith of the IEEE-HKN Xi Chapter at Auburn University.
About IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu
Founded as Eta Kappa Nu in 1904 at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, then changed to IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu (IEEE-HKN) following a merger with IEEE in 2010, IEEE-HKN is the academic honor society for those studying the IEEE fields of interest, including electrical and computer engineering.
IEEE-HKN annually inducts over 3,000 students, faculty and professionals and has more than 200,000 alumni. The Society has chapters at more than 230 colleges and universities in the United States and around the world. Membership for students is by invitation only to those that possess outstanding academic achievement, character and attitude.
IEEE-HKN’s mission is to be the catalyst for the development of the “Complete Technical Professional.” Notable members include co-founder of Apple Inc. Steve Wozniak, “Father of the Internet” Vint Cerf, co-founder of Google Larry Page, and co-founder and Chairman Emeritus of Intel Corporation Gordon Moore.
For more information about IEEE-HKN, please visit www.hkn.org or call 732-465-6611.
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