MAES: A Society of Latino Engineers & Scientists- Commitees

Purdue MAES- Commitees

Social Networking
It is the duty of the Social Networking commitee to promote professional advancement for underrepresented engineers and scientists by fostering cooperation among industry, government, and the academic and professional communities to improve educational and employment opportunities.

Past Events:
MAES Symposium & National Conferences
MAES Annual Taquiza
Wing Eating Contests
Volleyball at LCC
Dream Act Awareness Day

Chapter Development
It is the duty of the Chapter Development Commitee to improve the retention of underrepresented students enrolled in the STEM fields by providing counseling, financial assistance, and opportunites for members to increase their quality and skills as professionals. It is also their responsibility to recruit and retain membership within Purdue MAES.

Past Events:
Professional Workshops
Resume Building Workshops
Member Lead Presentations
Callouts & other recruitement events

Community Outreach
It is the duty of the Community Outreach Commitee to develop a network with local schools to encourage underrepresented students to
enter the STEM fields and to provide student members with community service opportunities.

Past Events:
Science Extravangaza
Card Board Boat Competition
High School Visits
Community Service Projects

It is the duty of the Fundraising commitee to provide the organization an additional source of income to help with any expenses
involved in carrying out our mission Statement.

Past Events:
MAES Taco Tuesday
Dodgeball Tournament

Public Relations
It is the duty of the Public Relations Committee to mantain the involvement of other organizations and corporate sponsors with Purdue MAES by keeping them informed of events, and important milestones.

Past Involvement:
Writing MAES History
Designing Brochures & Flyers
Taking Pictures and Updating Scrapbook
Keeping website up to date