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Universidad Nacional del Comahue hosts conference

visit-100x781The Universidad Nacional del Comahue (UNC) hosted the 4th Annual SPE Argentine Student Chapters conference in Neuquen.  Representatives from all the student chapters in Argentina were in attendance, with some travelling very long distances. Melissa Schultea, SPE Young Member Programs Manager (London office) visited the chapter and attended this event as well. Continue reading

Suez Canal University Student Chapter hosts field trip

suez-100x752Suez Canal University Student Chapter organized a field trip to Suez Oil Production and Refining Company on 27 November. The field trip began with a meeting with the vice manager of the company where he explained the different component and units of the company. He explained the path of crude oil during refining and production process starting with desalters to reduce the salinity of the input crude oil, then oil enters the distillation tower in which separation of different component of oil occurs. Continue reading

University of Ibadan takes group tour

ibadan-100x353The SPE Student Chapter at University of Ibadan participated in a tour of the oil states in Nigeria. The 15 members first visited the flowstation and well heads at the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) and then attended a series of presentations and a tour of the workshop at Baker Hughes.

Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering hosts special event

raj-100x751Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering hosted a Know More programme to educate members on how to use the resources from SPE in a better way. The hope is to help members get the maximum out of the benefits that comes along with membership at SPE. Veera Ragava Keshavan, President of the Chapter, gave a presentation titled KNOW MORE, followed by comments from the Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer and a junior representative. Continue reading

Istanbul Technical University hosts Enrollment Day

Istanbul Technical University hosted an Enrollment Day event for incoming freshmen students highlighting I-Tech’s activities . Bilal Kurt, president, started the presentation explaining about SPE and its benefits. He then explained how the student chapter system is working and what I-Tech has achieved so far. The event was attended by 50 guests and 8 members.

King Saud University is October’s Chapter of the Month

saud-100x481The student chapter of the month is King Saud University. During the last year, King Saud University has hosted a membership campaign that resulted in 650+ members. They also organized field trips, visited the Disabled Children’s Association, and represented in Geo 2008 in Bahrain among other events.

King Saud University is October's Chapter of the Month

saud-100x481The student chapter of the month is King Saud University. During the last year, King Saud University has hosted a membership campaign that resulted in 650+ members. They also organized field trips, visited the Disabled Children’s Association, and represented in Geo 2008 in Bahrain among other events.

Texas A&M University Student Chapter to host fundraiser

WHO: Texas A&M University Student Chapter
WHAT: 2008 Sporting Clay Tournament Fundraiser Event
WHEN: 9 a.m October 25, 2008
WHERE: Gunsmoke Shooting Range; Snook, TX
WHY: Your organization will help fund the SPE Texas A&M Student Chapter to cover expenses acquired throughout the school year.

Application Deadline is Wednesday, 23 August. For more information, contact garrett.martin@pe.tamu.edu or kory.izard@pe.tamu.edu. For more information about the shooting range, visit their website.

Texas A&M University Student Chapter to host fundraiser

WHO: Texas A&M University Student Chapter
WHAT: 2008 Sporting Clay Tournament Fundraiser Event
WHEN: 9 a.m October 25, 2008
WHERE: Gunsmoke Shooting Range; Snook, TX
WHY: Your organization will help fund the SPE Texas A&M Student Chapter to cover expenses acquired throughout the school year.

Application Deadline is Wednesday, 23 August. For more information, contact garrett.martin@pe.tamu.edu or kory.izard@pe.tamu.edu. For more information about the shooting range, visit their website.