South Texas Local Section

Welcome to the website of the Greater Houston Area Chemical Engineers! We are known as the South Texas Section. We are one of the largest local sections of AIChE (American Institute of Chemical Engineers).

We provide many activities and services for our members!

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2017 Upcoming Meetings

September - Process Safety October- Southwest Process Technology Conference and Dinner November- Water Forum - Houston Subsidence District

Upcoming Events

2017 Annual STS-AIChE Houston Ship Channel Trip

Saturday, June 24, 2017, 6:00pm-7:30pm CDT
Posted by Phillip Purpich
2017 ANNUAL STS-AIChE HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL TRIP 6:00 PM, SATURDAY, JUNE 24 REGISTRATION IS FULL. The Trip has been moved from June 3rd to June 24th. If you will not be able to come on the trip on June 24, please contact Yurika Diaz, the STS-AIChE Treasurer, for a refund to your credit card. Her...Read more

STS Young Professionals - Astros vs Twins Outing

Friday, July 14, 2017, 7:00pm-10:00pm CDT
Posted by Phillip Purpich
The AIChE STS Young Professionals group invites you to a night out at the Houston Astros game on Friday, July 14th ! Come out and see the hottest team in baseball when our home down Astros take on the Minnesota Twins, 7:10 PM at Minute Maid Park. The cost of attending is only $25 per person, which...Read more

Recent Events

June 2nd First Friday Lunch Networking Lunch

Friday, June 2, 2017, 11:30am-1:00pm CDT
Posted by Phillip Purpich
Your interview went well. You are sure you are going to get a job offer. But NOW comes the hard part – do you accept what the company offers, or should you negotiate for something more? If you just pay attention to the salary offer, you may be leaving money on the table! In a fast-paced...Read more

May 5th First Friday Lunch Networking Lunch

Friday, May 5, 2017, 11:30am-1:00pm CDT
Posted by Phillip Purpich
Are you discouraged, frustrated and demoralized in your job search? This is likely to be your experience if you’ve been relying on online job postings and outdated resume formats to get results, as many do. Did you know that a large percentage of all available jobs are not posted anywhere? Or that...Read more