The Engineering Alumni Association (EAA) hosted its 2016 EWeek Reception on Feb. 23 in honor of National Engineers Week. Last year, the EAA raised over $32,000 in scholarships for 46 students and several student organizations. Since it’s inception, the EAA has raised over $460,000 in scholarships.
Approximately 160 people attended the gathering, which took place at the UH Hilton. The UH Petroleum Engineering Advisory Board earned the top sponsor spot with a donation of over $7,450.
Other event sponsors included: American Society of Indian Engineers and Architects, Black Cougar Engineers, Civil Engineering Cougars, CobbFendley, Energy Women Engineers, Fluor Corporation, Friends of Cougar Biomedical Engineering, Phillips 66, Ryder Scott Company Friends of UH PE, Society of Women Engineers Houston Area, UH PROMES Alumni, Mackrena and Michael Ramos, Williams and the UH EAA.
The 2017 EWeek Reception was held at the UH Hilton on February 21, 2017.