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Society of Plastic Engineers

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
SPE
Purpose:
The purpose of the organization is to promote student awareness and the education of polymer science and engineering by having monthly technical meetings, interacting with industrial partners and the community and attending the national ANTEC meeting as well as other technical meetings throughout the year.
Year Founded:
1985
Membership Dues:
$25 - Student membership (National SPE) application available online @ www.4spe.org.
Admits Members:
All Year
Meeting Locations:
Department of Chemistry room 2122

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Mary Layne Harrell
Public Contact E-mail Address:
mary.harrell@chem.tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
979-845-9235

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://plastics.tamu.edu
Organization E-mail Address:
spe@plastics.tamu.edu

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
General (No College)
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
51-100
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Twice per semester
Fundraising Events:
Never
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Never
Off-Campus Social Events:
Once per year
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Never
New Member Orientation/Training:
Never
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Never