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).

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2017 Upcoming Meetings

Posted by Phillip Purpich on
February - The Oldest Bioreactor - Wastewater Treatment March - Port Of Houston Authority April - Energy Forum - Engineers in Government May - Good Engineering Practice for Emergency Relief System Design September - Process Safety October- Southwest Process Technology Conference and Dinner November...

Upcoming Events

STS AIChE March 2017 Workshops

Thursday, March 2, 2017, 5:30am-6:30am CST
Posted by Phillip Purpich
Workshop #1 Title: Creating a Winning Resume Speaker : Mark Friedman, Ph.D Abstract: The resume is one of the most important documents in a job search. Yet many people fail to get enough mileage from it. First and foremost, a resume is your ticket to an interview. In that sense, a resume is like a...Read more

STS AIChE March 2017 Monthly Dinner Meeting

Thursday, March 2, 2017, 5:30pm-9:30pm CST
Posted by Phillip Purpich
March 02, 2017 Dinner Presentation: Port of Houston: State of the Port, Global Trade and Environmental Stewardship Schedule 5:30PM - 6:30PM Workshops 6:00PM - 7:00PM Social/Networking Time 7:00PM - 8:00PM Dinner 8:00PM - 9:30PM Dinner Presentation/Speaker Abstract The Port of Houston is a 25-mile-...Read more

U of H Short Course - Applications of Heterogeneous Catalysis

Monday, May 1-5, 2017, 9:00am CDT
Posted by Phillip Purpich
The Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON A Short Course APPLICATIONS OF HETEROGENEOUS CATALYSIS May 1-5, 2017 We are pleased to announce the next presentation of our short course "Applications of Heterogeneous Catalysis" for May 1 – 5, 2017. The course is organized...Read more

Recent Events

Science Engineering Fair of Houston - Judging

Saturday, February 25, 2017, 12:30pm-3:00pm CST
Posted by Phillip Purpich
Science Fair special award judging will be conducted on Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at the Athletics/Alumni Center at the University of Houston. Two parking lots, 20A and 20C, have been set aside for free parking. We ask our participating judges to arrive at 12:30 for...Read more

February 2017 First Friday Networking Lunch

Friday, February 3, 2017, 11:00am-12:30pm CST
Posted by Phillip Purpich
The "First Friday " networking lunch series is continues into February where the topic is the "Pay-it-Forward Networking Program." With the intention to help lead and grow a grassroots volunteer program to assist professionals in transition in Houston, the Pay-it-Forward Networking Program was...Read more

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